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Ravintola Base

Leppavaarankatu 3-9, Espoo 02600, Finland
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Ranked #30 of 94 restaurants in Espoo
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Espoo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It was little bit disappointment to go to Base for dinner. Place itself is nice, service is good, but the food is bland. It was not bad but wasn't good either. Price itself was too big for that food. I ate avocado chicken pasta. There were no taste at all and chicken was dry. It cost 19€ (if I remember... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

It's always a bit of a disappointment when you realize you could have done better than the chef. Don't get me wrong the food is not bad, it was just a little bland. We opted for the Bistro section of the menu including pasta with chicken and avocados and a some grilled chorizo on potato salad. The pasta was a... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Base is my favourite restaurant when having lunch in Sello shopping center. Just pay and eat without any hassle. There use to be enough different kind of food and service is very fluent. In summertime You can have lunch outside on the terrace.

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Denver, CO
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62 reviews 62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I ate in the bar area, which has seating for 2-3 dozen people. Not a great place, but the staff will accommodate special requests, so I do recommend it (if you are not willing to take the 18 minute train ride into Helsinki for 5EU. Went here 3 nights in a row, as was staying at Hotel Glo. Had white... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

I had an asparagus pasta with a white wine sauce and chicken. The sauce tasted like salty water with pepper. The service was amateurlike and rude especially from the main person in the restaurant. I would recommend people staying in the hotel next door to try another place.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

We had a good meal, and it gets quite packed near Midsummer, even tho most locals are at their summer cabins. Food was tasty, but as in all things Finnish, a little expensive for an American

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Helsinki
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012 via mobile

Good food, good service. Best restaurant in Sello shopping mall East side. Nice bar, hangout area as well. Summer nice outside terrace

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Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Restaurant Base is relaxed restaurant within Sello shopping center at Leppävaara, Espoo. They are open for lunch on weekdays and saturdays. If you are with your co-workers, they do offer you buffet menu less than 10 euros. If you are with your customers, you might choose alacarte lunch which has always couple of choices for starters and main course. You... More

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Valdosta, Georgia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

With a sit-down restaurant area, an informal bar with food service, and an outdoor summer terrace, there is a good chance that this place will offer something for most tastes. The food is of a good standard, although a little on the expensive side. The evening restaurant menu is decent. On the bar side, there is sometimes a weekday buffet... More

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Espoo, Finland
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98 reviews 98 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

Base is located in a shopping mall, but it is far away from a fast-food kind of place. They serve really delicious food (international kitchen) and fantastic wines (they have a wine club in there as well). They are open for lunch from 10:30-15:00 and on working days starting from 16:00 You can order from the menu. Definitely a place... More

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