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Unusual, but charming bar

This bar is located in an old pharmacy. They kept the old drawers, shelves and racks, and hence the... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Christoph B
Trondheim, Norway
Pint at famous pub

Finnish 'Vares' detective movies have a special place in this pub: the author is a regular here and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Tomi A
via mobile
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22 Jan 2018
“Unusual, but charming bar”
13 Jul 2017
“Pint at famous pub”
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Kaskenkatu 1, Turku 20700, Finland
+358 2 2502595
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This bar is located in an old pharmacy. They kept the old drawers, shelves and racks, and hence the place still has the atmosphere of a pharmacy. They have a large selection of beers, ciders and whisk(e)ys from all over the world. They can host...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Finnish 'Vares' detective movies have a special place in this pub: the author is a regular here and the place is also a venue of events in many of the movies. Super athmosphere, known to all in Turku. Try it !

Thank Tomi A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice interior, old pharmacy style. Kind of worn down though. Many beers and other drinks to choose from. You can borrow and play board games, which is nice. Otherwise like any cheap pub. Worth a visit!

Thank Marcus G
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

If wanting something special don't skip this place. Even the front door is impressive and inside you will find an old pharmacy with one exception. You can have your remedies without prescription ...

Thank Utepil
Reviewed 29 June 2016

If you only have time for one pub visit during your stay in Turku, this is absolute a must. The nold pharmacy was made into a pub in the 90s and they kept the old interior. They have a great selection of beers and ciders...More

1  Thank MosseTurku
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Goo beers and the people working there know about their product, so they are able to consult you in your choice.

Thank lentoporo1895
Reviewed 1 October 2014

This definitely place for beer lovers rather than for a wild night out. It has a very sleepy vibe to it with quite a few solo drinkers. It is different but worth a visit. There is a wide range of beers so there is plenty...More

Thank sparkythistle
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