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Ichiban

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Vironniemi
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Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 672345
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Espoo, Finland
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164 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Had a quick lunch here, alone. For me the lunch selection looked a little limited. The taste was good but the sushis where unnecessary big = challenging to eat. Not bad but not superb either.

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Thank Sanski66
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Had my lunch before meeting a customer. Thank you for the delicious sushi with complimentary green tea.

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Thank Markku M
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Top quality sushi at a very reasonable price. The menu is simple and the food delicious. We really enjoyed our experience at this imtimate, nearly secret, tucked away resturant. I had the kitsune Udon which warmed me right up. My partner had the miso with a plater of sushi and some plum wine to compliment it all. I would highly... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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331 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

What a great find this little restaurant is....everything was super fresh and delicious. So popular we got the last serves of their sushi rice...says a lot about how good it is....highly recommend....wish we'd discovered it earlier in our stay!

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Thank Helenjen
Lappeenranta, Finland
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Allthough it is very hard to compete with restaurants in Tokyo (wide selection of fresh ingredients) some of the sushi places in Helsinki do rather well. It´s been a while since I last visited Ichiban - propably nearly 10 years - so it was thrilling to see how its doing nowadays. Had a selection of 10 Nigiris of which the... More 

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Thank foodaddict2015
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This is a small restaurant in Kamppi shopping center. Fast and friendly service. Menus are somewhat different from what you'd expect in a sushi restaurant in Finland -- experimental, strong and playful combinations of tastes. Not perhaps my favorite in town, but Ichiban is worth a try.

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Thank Mi28
Helsinki, Finland
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67 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Great place betwen shopping. Friendly staff , good menu . ok for the price / quality ratio. Central located

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Thank KulkijaHki
Aland Island, Finland
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111 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Small sushi restaurant in the city centre with good tasting sushi and quick service. Not that much to choose from, either food or drinks. Just basic stuff, but it tasted good.

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Thank You0nlyLive0nce
Helsinki, Finland
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286 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

A small sushi place, friendly service and very decent sushi. The lunch combos give you good value for your money. Despite the friendly and fast service, the staff seemed mostly interested in gossiping: I must say I would've preferred less information on their personal health and boyfriends, and more peace to enjoy my lunch.

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Thank lmsk2014
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Found this restaurant after walking from shop to shop and nicely surprised when it turned out to be one of the better "just go here" decisions. Staff are very helpful and the place itself is nice,comfortable and clean. Good selection to make ur own menu but just go for the pre done plates, good quality for the price. Def call... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 22
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 672345

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