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Belge bar&bistro

) #329 of 1,201 Restaurants in Helsinki €€ - €€€ , , European
Kluuvikatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 10 7663590
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good39%
  • Average28%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“belgium beer” (6 reviews)
“snails” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, Central European
€€ - €€€
Kluuvikatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was amazing and the staff were very nice. A strong suggestion would be Belges traditional french fries, they were amazing! Just like in Belgium! I would definetley return!

Thank Tuuli M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Still here, wonderful steak, one of those rare occasions when the steak does actually melt in your mouth. I had the Henry IV fillet (medium -1, which is medium rare here) and my sweetheart had a waffle - which must have been good as I...More

Thank JD_Cestrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wandering the streets looking for a place to have lunch, we stumbled across Belge. A nice bar downstairs but upstairs is where the magic begins. Here you will find another bar and and a cosy area with bookcases to the ceiling. Hundreds of books line...More

Thank geniegal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really cosy place. Upstairs the bistro is decorated with old books giving it a library feeling. The menu is in old Tintin comics. The food was really good and tasty, but the service was beyond slow. Nice belgian cuisine and beer, but as it...More

Thank 412lenew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with our friends. Service was slow. Food was average when it arrived arter several requests. Not willing to go again.

Thank FinnHelsinki
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a genuinely impressive restaurant. Looked at from the road, itself a side street, it looks just like a standard, if popular, bar. But head up stairs, and you will find a splendid large dining room. The best tables are all around the side,...More

Thank andrewjameswarren
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Dining area in upstairs, typically quite a busy on Saturdays. Huge selection of different beers. Great value for money.

Thank 110erkkip
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Beautiful selection of mainly Belgian beers, both draft and bottle. Nice interior and good staff. We haven't eaten here.

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I have visited Belge many times over the years. Before I thought this place had great mussels, but in the past few years the quality has not been what it used to be. The mussels are often very small, a bit tough and a bit...More

Thank 13_Hedgehog
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Right in the center of Helsinki it has a good atmosphere and serve excellent Belgium beer . Food is ok but I had better in town . I liked the music and the overall experience

Thank paolok66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$52
Belgian, Bar, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kluuvikatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 10 7663590
Belge bar&bistro is an easy-going , two-storey Belgian bar and restaurant in the corner of Kluuvikatu and Aleksanterinkatu. Belgians love good food and drinks, in quality and also in quantity, and so do we! We offer our customers the better things in life.
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