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Annankatu 20, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 40 6729398
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16:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been going to Patrona to celebrate our birthdays ever since it opened up in Helsinki several years back. It was our absolute favourite place to go since it had such good quality of authentic Mexican food. We didn't go last year and needless to say, our experience last night was a bit different. The food... More 

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Thank njuguna
Andover, MA
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place had the best guac I've ever had. We sat at the bar and it was a pleasure to watch the bartender - he was very talented! The food we ordered was also delicious, and I was happy to see so many vegetarian options. I only gave this place four stars because it was a bit pricey - 19... More 

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Thank clgm523
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The food is excellent, there is no doubt. But 19€ for a very small plate of relatively simple and "mediocre" good food is not worth it. Definitely not worth the price if you look for just the food, but it seems like a nice place otherwise.

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Thank Johannes V
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the place this week. Nice place, good service but highly over priced. 48€ for such menu was disappointment.

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Thank Antti H
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

After the changes it's more closer to traditional tex mex place. But the food is still good (not as great as it was) and the margaritas rock. Would take the menu back to what it was (less tex-mex, home made nachos, more options including soups) - don't fix what ain't broken!

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Thank Pekka K
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The staff was really friendly and cleaned up empty dishes super fast. I expected more out of the food, I think it was in serious need of some seasoning. Margarita was good and the music created a nice atmosphere.

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Thank 232katjam
Helsinki, Finland
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This place used to be my nr 1 favourite. Cancelled the mains after receiving some crisp and some soggy nachos - and 70% of them were spoon-edible crumble. Didn't expect that for 12€. Huge disapointment for sure.

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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Patrona has a nice vibe, and is great place for a drink and a light snack. I was pleasantly surprised to find both high quality margaritas and high quality ceviche there. However, as a dinner place it didn't really work. The 'main' dishes are a small selection of tacos. We went for the meat taco, and these were unfortunately a... More 

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Thank Thea S
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Food was good, no complaints about that. But, the customer service was horrible. Me and my friend ordered cocktails and when the waiter brought the drinks, he slopped my drink over me! That was horrible but even worse was that the waiter didn't apologize that at all. He said something like "Ups, here's a tissue, I'll bring you a new... More 

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Thank Taina V
Tampere, Finland
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Place is cosy and staff friendly. A good place to go with your friends or even by yourself. I took nachos' with salsa and pork tacos. Salsa was very nice and fresh and nachos thin and crispy. The pork tacos looked very nice on the plate. Somebody had thought about it. The pork itself was a bit tasteless but with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 53
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Annankatu 20, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 6729398
Description
A cosy restaurant in the heart of Helsinki where you are welcome to enjoy Mexican flavours! Bienvenidos!!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?