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Belge bar&bistro

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Belgian, Bar, European, Central European
As featured in Best Food in Helsinki
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Kluuvikatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 10 7663590
11:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 23:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Kuopio, Finland
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant and nice atmosphere. Good location in the heart of Helsinki. Wide menu. Restaurant famous of it's delicious mussels in reasonable price

Thank jarmojalkanen
Helsinki, Finland
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place used to have a cool vibe...but the visit yesterday was so unpleasant. We sit at the bistro and start ordering a beer. We ask for a beer which is not served any more. We ask for something similar but they offer something completely different...so basically no competence in the beers they are serving. In the next five minutes... More 

Thank Apulia-Food4Love
Paco de Arcos, Portugal
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38 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a nice lunch here. I had moules and then a crepe. The food was good and tasty , service was average, a bit slow. Somewhat pricy for what you get. I liked the decoration of the place.

Thank astro50
Porto, Portugal
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I only give one excellent review in which city in the world. Since I already tried many restaurants in Helsinki this one was my favorite! Ambiance is amazing! So cozy and warmful. Bistro is upstairs so you must walk throw the bar which is equally beautiful. The staff is incredible. As they were full for dinner we waited in the... More 

Thank Beatriz100
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had a decent dinner in Belge. The snail and mussels set is excellent. Good and attentive service too.

Thank Sevison
Helsinki, Finland
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Belge is a great place to take a break of shopping or city walk. I had mixed feelings; sometimes during day time it is extremely difficult to get service, especially in second floor. But in evening service is great even there is much more people. Anyway, try your luck and go to see this nice belgium style bar. Second floow... More 

Thank Tinskil
Helsinki, Finland
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I have been eating here few times before. Belge is categorized a quality restaurant and that's how my expectations are set. This time I went there a bit between lunch and dinner hours, and resaurant was almost empty. Anyway, service was really slow and therefore I skipped dessert I had planned to have. Positive was that I was received about... More 

Thank PipsaFinland
Jarvenpaa, Finland
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97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

For a lunch the service was fine but the quality was average, nothing special. There was the "standard" and basic salad buffet and we choose mussels with white wine sauce. I have eaten better for similar price.

Thank DavKir01
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Ate out with family, lovely food - you must order the mussels! Also has kids menus and colouring in / good service!

Thank Sale29
Cleveland, Ohio
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148 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We visited this Belgian themed bar/bistro on a Sunday evening and it was relatively quite. it is located in the centre of Helsinki and was conveniently close to our hotel. We ate in the downstairs bar, I thought the prices were reasonable for a central location in an expensive capital city. You're not in Kansas any more! We both had... More 

Thank TheTravellingSheep

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 48
Belgian, Bar, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kluuvikatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 10 7663590
Belge bar&bistro is an easy-going , two-storey Belgian bar and restaurant in the corner of Kluuvikatu and Aleksanterinkatu. Belgians love good food and drinks, in quality and also in quantity, and so do we! We offer our customers the better things in life.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?