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Galleria-ravintola Wellamo

) #459 of 1,208 Restaurants in Helsinki $$ - $$$ , European
Katajanokka, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 663139
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good56%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pelmeni” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“vorschmack” (2 reviews)
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Scandinavian, European
$$ - $$$
Katajanokka, Helsinki, Finland
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 13 July 2017

We enjoyed our visit in Wellamo very much. The waitress was very friendly and the food was very good, too. The prices are normally Finish ;-). I would recommend the "Vorschmack" and the Mustardbeef á la Wellamo. It was excellent! Don't forget to ask about...More

Thank astaehn
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The restaurant is small, one room, wooden walls, few tables. Stepping in feels like stepping back in time of a few decades. Genuine atmosphere and well prepared food. No frills in the menu: traditional food, with a russian flavor. The menu had some interesting hits,...More

Thank Giovanni C
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Rare find; a traditional lamb and baltic herring place has been like this since 70's. And surrounded by the most beautiful jugend streets of Helsinki.

Thank File101
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

I used to visit this small restaurant often when I worked close by. Nowadays it is more like once or twice a year but the foodis always great! The menu is sort of Finnish (in my mind maybe with a French twist). The portions are...More

Thank jakefinland
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Atmosphere Great original Finnish. You see local older artistic people there. The building could use some renovation but maybe that is part of the charm. Food Lovely! homemade Russian Lamb Pelmens were nicely rustic with lovely saffron sauce and the bouillabaisse was to die for!...More

Thank Espoo_FinlandMeri
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We found Wellamo near our hotel in Katajanokka and went there for our first dinner in Helsinki. Just what we wanted: quiet, good service, outdoor seating, good food and reasonable prices.

Thank Arno P
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Small restaurant a little outdated but with very good food. The service was quick and good. The food very good and the price is reasonable for being in Helsinki. The aspargus with morel sauce and potatos was delicious to start with. The lamb with red...More

1  Thank JHPT
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Food here were excellent, I was very pleased with it. Unfortunately cannot say same about service. Late Saturday, only customers left were me and my partner and we heard waitress saying to chef, that it's annoying to stay at work just for two people and...More

1  Thank mambochick
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Came her in 1998 with my Marseillaise wife who rated the Bouillabaisse as better than at home. Came back in 2004 with guests who loved it. The again last month after staggering around pretentious and trendy menu lists in this chic area, expecting no more...More

2  Thank Krys M
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Went to Ravintola Wellamo with a large group and so our dinner was prebooked. I understand that large groups are a challenge to restaurants but that's no excuse for serving terrible food. Our starter consisted of a few lettuce leaves, slices of tomato and and...More

Thank Lilyputti
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Scandinavian, European
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Katajanokka, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 663139
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