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Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 74255588
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (49 reviews)
“casserole” (9 reviews)
“reindeer steak” (15 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
All hours
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurants where the staff dress up in costumes are a warning sign, and Savotta is not an exception. The food is actually rather decent, but being served by women dressed up as peasants and where even the WiFi details arrive imprinted on a piece of...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant was recommended to us as a good restaurant for Finnish food. We were delighted with both the food and the service at Savotta. We had a starter consisting of an assortment of Finnish meats, fish, berries, cheese, and other delicacies. The waitress took...More

Thank JohnH94
Reviewed 4 days ago

but I went for the Karjalan stew instead. Pork, beef, carrots, potato, beets, etc. Tasty and well prepared. I found this restaurant rather charming, though I could see how it is slanted toward tourists and their nice thick wallets. I just gave myself over to...More

Thank TheBigSuitcase
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went there this evening and I feel like to write a review right now, here I had the chance to try some specialities of Finnish food like the reindeer. I took the classic menu wich is 68 Euro but with this menu you have...More

Thank matt922016
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed this traditional Finnish restaurant and found the atmosphere and waitstaff friendly. The food was excellent. We had the lamp shank and fried fish - both dishes perfect. We particularly liked the less continental and more local atmosphere.

Thank yoop5
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had dinner in 5 people in this restaurant. Excellent food quality, good service but extremely expensive prices according to limited portions served. Typical restaurant for tourists

Thank Ivan U
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good food, we had the sharing platter to start. The lamb is a house specialty - slow cooked for 10 hours. Excellent staff

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I especially rdcommend the “grand Savotta” as a starter. It offers a great choice of exploding tastes, from rendeer over salad, fish and finnish cheese. My main course was ood, but not extraordinary: Very tender rendeer meat with mashed potatoes- traditional home-style cooking. The dessert...More

Thank knk7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu is not big-3 starters,2 soups and 5 main.There is rather big choice of menu’ s languages-which is rather helpful when you going to try something special &traditional.It would be good to see pic of dish,but there is no now.I have tried special Savotta...More

Thank Nadia R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is my first time to try reindeer and bear meat. Well, it is a good try here. Friendly and funny staff. We enjoy to have our lunch here. Highly recommended.

Thank Li M
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
Just opposite to Helsinki Cathedral...if you are looking from Cathedral central door... look towards your left...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$85
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 74255588
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