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Mannerheimintie 12, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 3 5896801855
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11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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West Sweden, Sweden
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353 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Here they serve some kind of Mexican Taco buffet with pizza..and strangely enough with fish soup. The pizza was hard to find since it seem to be eaten up faster that baked. Nice staff an OK price.

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Thank Fisksk
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for a drink just to get out of the cold. The beers on tap were good. Then we ordered strawberry margaritas but they were pretty weak. They explained that the Finnish laws are strict and they can only add so much alcohol. It was a happening place, the tables were filling up around us and the... More 

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Thank Marissa B
Wyckoff, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in Helsinki late Friday night and the hotel staff told us this was the only place nearby still serving food. We were hungry so we went. I had the worst burrito of my life, but I guess I should have known better. You don't go to Finland for the Mexican food. This place may be okay for drinks,... More 

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Thank MargaretinNJ
Helsinki, Finland
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

As I came to this restaurant solo in search for a great Mexican restaurant i think my expectations were a bit let down. Being half Mexican I am aware of authentic dishes and am always searching for great fajitas or tacos in other countries. As it appears to have a variety of dishes most seemed generic and not filled with... More 

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Thank Alonso O
Helsinki, Finland
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have only ever come here to meet friends to have a couple of drinks and its good for that. Friendly service and reasonable prices.

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Thank AmKreuz86
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The excitement of eating Mexican food goes away as you eat your burrito... Not quality food, poor taste, and no creativity. We could have guessed it watching the menu : a Mexican restaurant that also cooks burgers and pasta... that says it all.

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Thank Alexis R
Kangar
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72 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had dinner here with friends. Order your food at the bar counter, so don't expect the waitress to come to your seat to take the orders. Drinks are served very efficiently and quickly. However dinner/food took almost 45 minutes to arrive. Must be a busy night. Ordered Salmon Soup, Salmon Burger, Pizza, Salmon Taco which are good. Another friend is... More 

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Thank Honest_malaysian
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Tried burrito. Didn't like as there were too much onion. Though probably I wasn't lucky.. Other times it was tastier.

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Thank Roman T
Warrington, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We got a nice enough meal here. We were tempted to go in as it looked so busy but I think if we'd explored a little more we could have found better places. The food was reasonable and the price fairly typical for Finland which is more expensive than the U.K.

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Thank Phil H
Budapest, Hungary
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My title sums it up, the two beers we ordered were good: Franziskaner for my friend and I had a local IPA; the burrito and hamburger we had were quite average. We paid 40 €.

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Thank maximflyer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mannerheimintie 12, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 3 5896801855

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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?