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Il Banco

Hovioikeudenpuistikko 11 | Hovioikeudenpuistikon Ja Raastuvankadun Kulma, Vaasa 65100, Finland
+358 10 3210955
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good51%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“risotto” (6 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
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European, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hovioikeudenpuistikko 11 | Hovioikeudenpuistikon Ja Raastuvankadun Kulma, Vaasa 65100, Finland
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Bank is located in the old Wasa Bank HQ and the old bank offices are beautifully preserved. We are greeted by a friendly staff person, our orders are taken by another and we are served by a third. All nice and friendly but this is...More

1  Thank Robin E
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I visit Il Banco several times a year, both for lunch on workday and occasionally evenings with my wife. Food is good and reasonable pricing. Excellent location in center of Vasa.

Thank John R
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a very special and nice interior. It is really worth visiting. Good food and also nice wines.

Thank Uffe38
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Came here with a group of 16. Service was great and so was the food. I had lobster soup (VERY good!), panko crusted fish and a great dessert that I think was in between a vainilla custard & pudding. Had their house pinot noir (french)...More

Thank bethzaidat
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant. The cuisine is Northern Italian. There are many choices of fish, meat, pasta and veggie, with a good wine list. This is placed in an old bank, with beautiful woodwork, and elegant lighting. A wonderful dining experience.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Il banko is really special. Wall papers 100 hundred years old made from leather. Craftwork is really beautiful. Food is tasty. My wife and me took dinner menu. There was mozarella only for one starter and kitchen made other one tomate plate from warmed goat...More

Thank Mr_Pasi
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This restaurant is located in a nice Art Nouveau house that used to be a bank. The interior has been nicely restored. The Cesar salad I had was quite tasty among all the Cesar salads I have had. It was nicely accompanied with beer from...More

Thank katrialma
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner as a local recommended it. Nice location. Right in a corner nearby the city square. Classic burgundy wood interiors which gives it a very refined and professional look. Had a platter for appetizer that included prosciutto, olives, spread, etc. Quite good and...More

Thank bethzaidat
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I had duck and I loved it. This was my favorite meal during my one week stay in Vaasa. They had good wine too and the service was excellent. The deco was a bit burgundian. The waiters spoke English fluently. I hope to come back...More

Thank Lamossella
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Il Banco rarely lets you down. The lunch buffé is just suberb. Great salades, usually with two meat options, fresh baguette and some for of carbs (rice, potatoes etc). Highly recommend having lunch here.

Thank Tommi J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hovioikeudenpuistikko 11 | Hovioikeudenpuistikon Ja Raastuvankadun Kulma, Vaasa 65100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Ostrobothnia  >  Vaasa
  • Phone Number: +358 10 3210955
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