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Il Faro

€€ - €€€Mediterranean, Pizza
Suolakivenkatu, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 7734410
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
29 Aug 2017
“Magi ice cream on the terrace”
5 Feb 2017
“Lunch ”
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Pizza
€€ - €€€
Suolakivenkatu, Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Friendly and attentive service was my memory from my latest visit already some years ago so I stopped by again to enjoy wondeful Magi cinnamonapple ice cream with a capuccino. I was on my bike heading for Marimekko factory outlet, this terrace away from heavy...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food with lots of selection and vagtarian choices. It's family friendly the food can be eaten by kids.The price includes dessart and coffee or tea and you can make your own fresh wafers❤

Thank christinemwinzi
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered lamb and for the starters tomato soup - everything was really good. Tiramisu and gelato also amazing! The biggest thank-you I would also give to the staff for being super friendly, charming and smiling. We had a person using a wheel chair with...More

1  Thank Anni H
Reviewed 2 August 2016

During our bicycle trip we decided to have a lunch in Il Faro. The pizzas in the other tables looked very delicious. However, we took Il Faros special - a yoghurt kebab (tasty beef with tomato sauce and yoghurt). It was good. So was also...More

Thank Juhani K
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is the oldest restaurant in "new Herttoniemi area aka Herttoniemi beach". Chicken with scrimps -portion is wery good as well as gratinated potatoes. Portions are always HOT! which I do appreciate. Service is not very happy and smiley but still silently polite. maybe because...More

Thank 640mia
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We had a quick take away lunch pizza. It was about 8 euros, was small and tasted like in an average turkish pizzeria in Finland. Location of this restaurant is really nice, view to the sea perfect.. So I hope other food is better or...More

Thank TittaV
Reviewed 20 May 2015

A small cozy restaurant in the Herttoniemenranta-area about 8 km east from the citycenter of Helsinki.Steaks,seafood,pasta.pizza.sallads etc.A mix of meditarreanen food from Spain to Turkey.Highly recommended. They have a nice terrace in the summertime as well.Sometimes you have to wait for the food when it...More

4  Thank G H
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I'm always delighted to see restaurants in the suburbs. That's not always the case in Finland. I tend to order pizza when going to an Italian restaurant for the first time. And did so this time, too. Unfortunately we had to wait for our pizzas...More

1  Thank PaksuPepe
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Nice dinner in a small restaurant in Herttoniemenranta. Food was delicious, we took pizza and pasta, both was tasty and excellent! Prices are ok, pizzas about 11€ and pastas 14€. Staff was great, wery friendly and positive. We will definitely go back!

Thank hannas44
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is a small nice restaurant hidden among big stone houses in the seaside of Herttoniemi, Helsinki. One of my favorits! The meny is composed from different parts of the Mediterraenan Sea, made by people who obviously have the Med Sea in their veins! One...More

Thank tjalle
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suolakivenkatu, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 7734410
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