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Timbaali - CLOSED

Valikatu 8, Porvoo, Finland
+358 19 5231020
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
15 Mar 2016
“Too high of expectations”
18 Aug 2015
“Generally Ok”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Valikatu 8, Porvoo, Finland
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

I was very excited when I heard about this restaurant, where they grow they own escagots and my hopes were pretty high. I thought it'll be very busy and booked table ahead, which I notice was unnecessary when we got there. There were plenty of...More

Thank mambochick
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This place has changed owners since I dinned here some years back. We called in for a lunch at 14:00 and it was not that busy. Service was at the counter during lunches, but the staff were quite "tired" behind the counter (chatting, eating &...More

Thank DeepSouthern_Kiwi
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Friendly staff, nice summer terrace. Snack-bar-like self service.The kitchen closes already at 5pm. We have visited here years ago and, must say, the place and its menu were not what it used to be. For example, escargots were nowadays only available for starters. Food was...More

Thank Karoliina_RP
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped by here for lunch with some friends and had some quiches and salmon rolls and teas and coffees and thoroughly enjoyed our quick lunch. We ordered a crayfish salad from the restaurant. next-door and brought it into the café to have with our...More

Thank TippOz
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Ate a couple of lunches at the out door terrasse at this restaurant. The food was good and the atmosphere were relaxed.

Thank GeirStokke
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

A relatively well-known Porvoo restaurant, famous for its snails. We have eaten here years ago, a dinner to remember. Now just a quick lunch on the cozy terrace. Food was ordered from the counter, service was friendly and dishes were delivered to the tables quickly....More

Thank Samondo
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I have visitted Timbaali Restaurant already over ten years and in my mind it used to be the best choice in the heart of the beautiful old town Porvoo. I have always taken the speciality of this restaurant as the starter namely esgargots - anyway...More

2  Thank Helena H
Reviewed 21 December 2014

This traditional restaurant lies in old Porvoo, and the athmosphere is very cosy. Service was kind, but not very professional (did not know much of their wines...). We had snails for starters and they were OK, my mussels were good too, but some of food...More

Thank Ville H
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Porvoo is a very small and charmy city near Helsinki. Once there, Timbaali is a very good choice to a quick and relaxing lunch in the center of the old part of the city, where you could try Finish food on a very tasty and...More

Thank Marcos_traveller
Reviewed 19 September 2014

The terrace of Timbaali was almost full when we walked in and got seated. We got menus to our hands but then nothing happened in a loooong time. No water, no nothing. There was one waitress running food from the kitchen to other tables, cleaning...More

2  Thank Henna_M_
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valikatu 8, Porvoo, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Porvoo
  • Phone Number: +358 19 5231020
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