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Latva Bar

#132 of 1,097 Restaurants in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, European, Wine Bar, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
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Korkeavuorenkatu 25, Helsinki, Finland
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11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Tue 11:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great personnel and good tasty vines & small brewery beers. Try traditional "Sapas" whick are like Tapas the Scandinavian way 😁

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Thank Hannu E
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Nice cocktail. Particularly when you can't decide. The bar tender was great in making a gin and 'citrus' drink for me. Great end of a night

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Thank Vaso_Mitsiou
Helsinki, Finland
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Latva is a relaxed bar to have a drink or two before a dinner in an another place, like neighbor and sister restaurant Juuri. Latva as a place is small and intimate - just perfect laucher for an evening in Helsinki.

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1 Thank matti_matkamies
Helsinki, Finland
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I have just had lunch here. The quality was good and the price ok. I had a luch combined with a business meeting and there is even a quieter room available in the restaurant.

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1 Thank Triple86
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Charming downstairs wine bar. Friendly staff that remembers your drink preferences. Great extra dry cider on tap. Nice part of town

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1 Thank John G
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Great cocktail's, excellent wine's, and ahh... Finnish small batch beer's. Deserves also good barfood! I recommend to everyone.

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Norway
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Tons of articles have been written lately on how Helsinki has gotten things sorted much in the same way that the other Nordic capitals have, foodwise and otherwise. May be, may be... All I know is that Latva, the unruly little sister of the Juuri Restaurant 50 meters down the road, is one of the coolest, most relaxed, least formal... More 

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Thank A G
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Wondered past in need of caffeine. Ended ordering a local cider as well. Neighborhood atmosphere and very nice service. Coffee excellent. Cider a new experience. Recommend to all, not just for beer, even if that is the main topic. Nearby cafe stopped serving customers as it was only 10 mins to closing!

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Thank Perhis
Espoo, Finland
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Good service, easy to drop by, take a glass of wine, challenge the impressive sommelier or eat something small & local. Nice atmosphere.

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Thank Piiti
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Latva is an awesome little bar located in a basement with windows to Korkeavuorenkatu. They also have a terrace facing evening sun. It is a popular place for locals and has a lively afterwork scene. They serve very good drinks, have an extremely good selection of wine which they change regularly and locally brewed beers. They also serve small platters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, Wine Bar, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korkeavuorenkatu 25, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki

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