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Kalevankatu 28, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 6940338
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kalevankatu 28, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live near Helsinki and been eating at Nanking surely over 150 times since the end of 1990's. We've tried other Chinese restaurants in Helsinki too, but none of them is even close to this!!! We never go to somewhere else, cause they have always...More

Thank Janne2014
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This place has been around for quite a few decades and for a reason: good food and very friendly service. It is an old school Chinese restaurant, so do not expect the most trendy fare, but that does not matter. It's a little time warp...More

Thank Hagar08540
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Nanking is a Chinese restaurant near the Helsinki city centre. They have a lunch list with several alternatives, mostly chicken and a normal menu that covers much more alternatives. Lunch offer with dessert is cheap, only 9.5 euros. Taste is fine but nothing very special....More

Thank Anssi P
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We have been here twice on our last Helsinki trip and I must say the food the same as staff were outstanding. Only one problem is that even you don't wanted, you are leaving restaurant like balloon - full of delicious meal :) We know,...More

Thank Jiri R
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Good service in nice atmosphere. The decor is classic and comfortable. The meals are a generous size and reasonable price.

1  Thank marisa_kmc
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Generally we were very pleased with our visit here. We were six for dinner and we all felt well fed and satisfied. We ordered a selection of main courses that we then shared in the usual Chinese way. However we were slightly disappointed that we...More

Thank VinnieVX7
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I was close by, seeking for a late lunch with my family and after having read a few rave reviews about this place it looked like it's worth a visit. The place itself it pretty low-key, not much different from the regular chinese restaurants in...More

1  Thank Antti K
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

One guy told me on the street when I was walking on the street looking for Asian restaurant.He was sure and ohnest so good to meet him thank you once again.Perfect food with lovely flavour.Asian taste for 100% realible price and size of portion will...More

Thank Artur O
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Friendly staff and delicious food. Interior 100% China, like it. My favourite chinese in Helsinki!!!

Thank Kaydi T
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Quite casual place, looks like typical Chinese restaurants used to look like in 90's. If you go here and expect to get same food and experience as in mainland China you would probably be disappointed. If you look for Finnish/Western version of Chinese food you...More

Thank Jarkko S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalevankatu 28, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 6940338
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