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Etelaeesplanadi 22, Helsinki 00130, Finland
11:00 - 23:30
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:30
Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very polite staff, welcomed us with a smile . Excellent food ,everything freshly made . Quality of food very high, specially Naan - very tasty . Loads of options for vegetarians.

Thank Archana S
New Delhi, India
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339 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was fast and food came hot with crispy naan and chappatis . Chicken was well cooked to Indian taste buds . Location is very good and certainly makes easier to dine here .

Thank pilgrim_gsa
Loimaa, Finland
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Athmospere was promising and service was good.However chicken tikka mumbay was average and mild spiced and telling the truth a bit disappointment.House wine was ok.

Thank kuhnas2
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

My husband and I love Indian food and always try a place in every major city we go to. The location was close to our airbnb. Our waitress was nice and the food came out fast. Our friend with us was actually suspicious that it came out to quickly. The portion was large and the naan was one of the... More 

Thank Steffiebrooke
Zurich, Switzerland
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204 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Outside of the setting and the service, the actual quality of the food was pretty poor. I had selected a vegetarian Thali (which is a mix of vegetarian dishes) - outside of the Naan that was good, the dishes felt as if they were made up of canned products with some herbs on top. Honestly, not great at all. Probably... More 

Thank Budapest4Lausanne
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We ordered beef and paner-cheese. The food was rather good, although one could expect more spices. I ordered mild beef and emphasised it two times to the waiter, but he seemed not interested in what I said: in result I got spicy dish; I complained to the other waiter and he was much more polite, was sorry and in less... More 

Thank Anna G
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Cool restaurant which serves a great variety of small dishes. You can choose between meat, fish, vegetables. Food was great and service was very friendly. Definitely can recommend it, if you want to test something different. Will go again!

Thank Globi21
Pune, Maharashtra, India
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

On a shivering Helsinki day, when we had lost all hopes to find a place to eat Indian food, this place came to our rescue. The ambience is best compared to the other Indian restaurants in Helsinki. My friends ordered veg thali and it was a huge thali with lot of items. Overall their response on taste was - Average... More 

Thank Shubham S
1 review
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect indian food for kids and adults. Great taste! Nice interior. A real indian restaurant that makes you feel welcome.

Thank Annika W
Turku, Finland
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This restaurant never fails to deliver! Food is good and the place is buzzing with people! You might need to wait for a table little while during lunch hours, but they'll sort you a seat quite quickly. Heart warming, spicy food.

Thank NinaSula

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Etelaeesplanadi 22, Helsinki 00130, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358-9-61-10-01

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