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Raku Ya - CLOSED

Etelaeranta 14, Helsinki 00130, Finland
+358 9 675449
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
22 Aug 2012
“New place is called Sushibar & Dine”
11 Jan 2012
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Etelaeranta 14, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Reviewed 23 August 2012

As others have noted, this place has closed, but then reopened as Sushibar & Dine. Somewhat more down to earth, not hugely expensive and actually pretty good. They had plenty of local fish on the menu, no tuna at all, shows they are responsible. The...More

Thank Sammy_424_12
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Very good, though a bit expensive. Too bad it closed it´s doors 31.12.11.

Thank Weera_G
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Raku Ya serves high quality japanese food in Helsinki. Nice location and good service. As it is almost in the city center, it is easy ro reach with taci and public transport.

Thank Comaxco
Reviewed 14 February 2011

Were at a dinner with my wife. Not a very big restaurant. Prices are very high for sushi. 150 Euros ... I hope to find another restaurant in Helsinki.

Thank sea7212
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Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 19 July 2010

Omakase -menu oli TODELLA mahtava. 10 ruokalajia ja ei pelkästään kalaa vaan kaikkea eri japani-herkkua. Hintansa väärti kyllä. Parasta oli Hamachin grillattu leuka.

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Reviewed 4 April 2010

At these prices, you would expect a lot more than our recent experience at Raku ya. Had I been writing this review in November of last year, I may have given 5 stars. However after our recent experience, I am tempted to give just two....More

Thank helsinkiblush
Reviewed 3 April 2010

Could well be the best Japanese in Scandinavia. Very original flavours, attention to details and well matched wines.

Thank toniporras
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Reviewed 8 March 2010

Great place to pick up sushi on the way home

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Reviewed 2 August 2009

We enjoyed a very decent meal that was served by a very friendly and thoughtful staff. Some imaginative dishes and the setting is good. No problem with eating here again.

Thank EnjoyTravel200
Reviewed 18 July 2009

The hotate sashimi at Raku Ya was exquisite, absolutely fantastic. The rest was very tasty and nicely presented. I wonder why their desserts are Western, though: no matcha icecream available, for example. Prices slightly OTT, service polite but somehow reserved.

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Restaurant Details

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USD 146
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Etelaeranta 14, Helsinki 00130, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 675449
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