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Restaurant MEKK

$$$$European, ,
Suur-Karja 17/19 | Old Town, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
+372 680 6688
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked eel” (2 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
“sea buckthorn” (4 reviews)
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European, Central European, Scandinavian, Eastern European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Suur-Karja 17/19 | Old Town, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Living in Estonia sometimes you feel skeptic regarding local cuisine, but people at MEKK will assure you it is worth of trying. Give them a chance and they will surround you with great hospitality.

Thank Кирилл Л
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our smoked eel in jelly together with our mains of crispy pike perch and pink baked duck breast. However just when our mains were served the waitress topped up our lovely rioja but rather than pouring into my glass, poured it onto the...More

Thank RobM023
Reviewed 1 October 2017

One of the most amazing meals of our vacation was at Mekk, which serves modern Estonian cuisine. We received a complimentary appetizer of poached salmon with roe, which was quite a nice surprise. I had the clear fish soup as my entree while my husband...More

1  Thank Joe B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

For appetizers we had the lamb soup, with a rich and savory lamb broth and chunks of tender lamb, as well as the pike perch. For main courses, one of us had beef cheeks with blackened carrots, truffle cheese, sprouts, and a red wine reduction....More

Thank andrew l
Reviewed 14 September 2017

MEKK is a restaurant offering a menu of 'Modern Estonian cuisine. Its the kind of place to go to for a bit of culinary indulgence. We had the 'Chefs' 4 course fixed menu of starter, soup, main and dessert - for 40 Euros. As you...More

Thank DeeJ158
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had a business lunch at MEKK. The food was of high quality and the guest very much liked the fish selection starter and the chantrelles. I had the veal carpaccio with truffel mayo. The meat was soft and tasty, but the mayo a little...More

Thank Suur_D
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I recommend the cheesecake for dessert. The doses are small but very tasty. Had beetroot something for appetizer and it was delicious. The brown bread they serve while you're waiting for the food is the best bred I have ever had.

Thank Berglind G
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Good location, cozy atmosphere, good service, excellent food - the food looked great and tasted even better. Definitely worth to visit.

Thank Heigo V
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here on our first night staying in the hotel. Beautifully presented salads followed by a double lamb dish. Really good. Nice atmosphere and staff.

Thank SomiLondon
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We ate at Mekk before going to the ballet and the service was quick and friendly. All our food was of the highest quality and this place could be quite capable of earning a Michelin star. We also had their seafood platter for lunch one...More

Thank Charles B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suur-Karja 17/19 | Old Town, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 680 6688
  • E-mail
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