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Gaijin

Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 10 3229386
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (97 reviews)
“dim sum” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
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1 - 10 of 405 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This Korean, Chinese, Fusion restaurant was a nice surprise.The dishes were interesting, with the sauces being simply outstanding. My one problem is with the portion sizes. I ordered gyoza for 4 Euro intending to share, but to my surprise, there was only one. Other appetizers...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the seasonal tasting menu of seven dishes. The booking was made about week beforehand and restaurant handled the prior communication well. The food was good, some of the dishes even excellent. Gaijin is able to offer international tastes that are not widely available...More

Thank Katanen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate dinner at Gaijin and had their 9 course tasting menu. The food was great, very tasty and nicely presented. The place is quite crowded, but plenty of staff so it does not translate into poor service. Rather pricey.

Thank Timmie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely impressed with Gaijin! They accommodated our vegetarian and allergy needs graciously. Every dish was absolutely delicious. Service was excellent, ambiance was enjoyable.

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming from Australia we did not have high expectations...but this was a truly great asian restaurant in Scandinavia!

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my birthday and whilst having enjoyed Finnish and Estonian food for a week, we fancied a change. Gaijin is a cool, welcoming restaurant with efficient, friendly and knowledgeable staff. The food was amazing - a mix of Korean, Japanese and Asian fusion delicacies...More

Thank Abbprivate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed the innovative menu, but the food did not blow me away. The service was excellent. The thing that annoyed me the most was the portion sizes. Each item on the dim sum menu comes with ONE piece. Seriously? So we ordered dumplings and...More

Thank Monte-Pa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I write a review on a restaurant, I look for 3 main things, the food, service, and atmosphere. For our dinner at Gaijin, the food was delicious, but the other two components were disappointing. My main issue is the tables are inches apart and...More

1  Thank UKD97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent treatment with good food, mix of south East Asian flavour made with a touch, can be recommended

Thank Claes W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Expensive but amazingly good. We had the Menu Gaijin and all of the 9 servings were flabbergasting. One of the best food experiences of my life.

Thank Daniel C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Eat like a local, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 10 3229386
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