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Old Bank

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Aurakatu 3, Turku, Finland
+358 2 2745700
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12:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Mon 12:00 - 00:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 03:00
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103 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great innovations of Turku. Huh-huh !! This place is parallel to "Uusi Apteekki", set up in a real environment. Great selection of IPA beers and one local APA which is superb.

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Thank Utepil
Turku, Finland
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409 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I hadn't been here for almost 20 years so it was time to check whether it's still going strong and it sure was. The interior is still impressive and I remember that when it was first turned into a public house back in the early 90's they did they best to preserve the old bank atmosphere. It's a very nice... More 

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Thank MosseTurku
Reykjavik, Iceland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We decided to have a last drink before going back to our hotel after a dinner together with collegues. It is not very clean, there was a bad smell at the entrance and the service was not good. I do not recommend coming there again.

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2 Thank RebekkaRos
Turku, Finland
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Traditional place and very popular. Former bank but it seems that the decor and some of the furniture needs (broken sofas and very 80's exterior, shabby) little bit updating. But they have pretty nice selection of special beers etc. so maybe other things can be forgiven. Small terrace outside.

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1 Thank daniellax
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Given a tour of drinking houses in Turku by my colleague Pekka. This was probably my favourite, the old counters serving as the bars with lots of nooks and crannies to explore and a big range of beers to try

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Thank mupton2765
Edmonton, AB
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152 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The beer selection was good, we didn't get any food though. The decor inside is very cool, classy and vintage.

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Thank ACuming
Salo, Finland
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196 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Really nice to place to take and taste good beer and meet friends in fine special atmosphere. When you visit Turku do not miss this unique pub.

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Thank Mr_Pasi
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Exellent selection of beers, probably best in Turku. But if there is a person not so keen on beers, the selection is fairly narrow. But if you love beer, this is the place to be.

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Thank Riikkulibeibsu
Espoo, Finland
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Vast selection of foreign beers served by people who understand the gravity of the beer. Also the surroundings are awesome as the restaurant is actually an old bank!

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Thank Jiimies
Chinnor, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

So, a micro brewery, wide range of local beers, fantastic location / decor so what's not to like. If you visit Turku this is a must!

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Thank Alisdair H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
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Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 02:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 03:00
Saturday
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aurakatu 3, Turku, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku
  • Phone Number: +358 2 2745700

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