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Macu

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Taka-Töölö
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Mannerheimintie 50, Helsinki 00260, Finland
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family dinner before going to the ballet. The food was not memorable, no flavours, nothing special not even warm for the whole family of 6. The staff was not according the image of the restaurant and the hotel it represents. A LOT needs to improve that I would go back.

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Thank oskar_eriksson
Southern Finland, Finland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would not recommend to go there to eat. It is ordinary food with high price. Food was ok, but didn't make us to think it was something good. Waste of money, I think! Helsinki has lot more better restaurants with same price! Desserts were good. You may go to eat those!

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Thank Viivi111
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Not a high rated restaurant but convenient and a good value. The restaurant is open till 0:00. The blue cheese burger is great. I recommend also their Finnish beer.

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Thank Morse R
Florence, Montana
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191 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Macu is a fine place to dine if you do not want to leave the hotel and travel very far in Helsinki. It is slightly expensive but the food is good. No special scenery other than a normal hotel setting.

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Thank Roger S
Milan, Italy
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I had a dinner here with some colleagues and quality of food was good. Reasonable price. Nice atmosphere.

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Thank 1the_best_traveller_
Stavanger, Norway
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This restaurant at the Crowne Plaza Hotel has a very good breakfast buffet. The menu might be a bit conventional, but the service is awesome. Apart from the regular choice from the buffet table, one can also go for the various cooked egg and waffle options which are a welcome addition to the menu.

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Thank Bhaskar S
Northampton, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Macu is the restaurant at Crowne Plaza Hotel. The food was not at all exciting. A small serving of asparagus soup was 9.80 Euros and was lukewarm and barely more than a saucer full. The burger was overcooked and the salad option consisted of a bowl of lettuce in a marinade.

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Thank Phil J
Sydney, Australia
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161 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We decided to have dinner in this hotel restaurant only because we arrived very late on a public holiday and there were no restaurants open in the area. But it turned out to be a good decision. They had a limited menu, but the food was prepared very quickly and served quickly. The food was tasty and the portions were... More 

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Thank AndrewFernando
Perth, Australia
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

This restaurant was within my hotel so I naturally had to try it once. The meal was cooked in a reasonable amount of time and it was certainly tasty. They offer good assortments of beverages from alcoholic to non alcoholic. If you're in the neighbourhood, I would certainly suggest trying it out.

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Thank Ji li T
Oslo, Norway
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260 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We didn't get the menus when we were shown to our tables, and then had to wait for ten minutes before anyone showed up. When someone finally did show up, they wanted to know if we had made up our minds -- before we'd even gotten the menus! After we ordered we had to wait for ten minutes for our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mannerheimintie 50, Helsinki 00260, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Taka-Töölö
  • Neighbourhood: Taka-Töölö

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