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Cafe Vanille

Suomenlinna C 18 III, Helsinki 00190, Finland
+358 40 5561169
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pie” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 am - 7:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Suomenlinna C 18 III, Helsinki 00190, Finland
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

What a super little cafe. Great for coffee and cake or a bowl of soup and some bread. Fair prices, you can sit inside or out. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Donald M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The Cafe Vanille is in a traditional old wooden house in Suomenlinna it is very small inside and has a very nice little terrace outside where we seated to enjoy the place. The cafe is very quaint and it is a nice place to rest...More

1  Thank Xavier R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

After walking around Suomenlina in the rain and skipping lunch Cafe Vanille was a welcome rest stop. Opted for coffee and one of their delicious pastries. The cafe is small but there is seating inside and out.

Thank Changnam
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Very small & cozy place but you find it great after you feel very cold & tired. I eat carrot soup & it was very hot delicious, I felt warm after eat it which I was in need for. Recommend it for others

Thank Salma N
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Looks and feels like a tiny family business. Wrapped up in blankets, we sat on the porch and watched the snow fall on this peaceful island. The home-made cheese-and-spinach pie was excellent ; the home-made blueberry pie was completely out of this world - easily...More

Thank kai1717
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Went in to for a mug of Rooibos and a slice of apple strudel after a walk around Suomenlinna. Café Vanille is a real cafe with excellent service and reasonable prices. It is in an authentic timber frame building, not a modern monstrosity which appear...More

Thank seppohakkinen
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The best reward after walking around the Islands. Very good Kakao, and Chocolate cake. ! Blankets outside to stay warm and enjoy the moment.

Thank Alexis R
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very little, not too much sorts of coffee or sweets, still tasty and cousy place to have a break and snack

Thank Elena O
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stopped here to rest my tired feet after exploring the island. Just a quick stop, but had coffee and a lovely rhubarb pie. Sat outside to enjoy the view of the huge church just across the way, Really cute cafe with lovely staff and excellent...More

Thank Cheekychinchilla
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Sooo beautiful place. Good coffee and kind waitress. We visited this cafe was really great. Suomenlinna is nice.

Thank mnerad8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suomenlinna C 18 III, Helsinki 00190, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 5561169
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