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Karl Fazer Cafe

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Vironniemi
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Kluuvikatu 3, Helsinki 00100, Finland
020 729 6702
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 349
    Excellent
  • 375
    Very good
  • 108
    Average
  • 22
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice pastries

Traditional coffee house in the center with a big choice of pastries. You can also take some things out including whole cakes and sweets. Definitely worth a stop!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
in2motion
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Salzburg&Shanghai
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Dubai
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fazer cafe is a lovely lunch experience. The food and especially the coffee is delicious. The cafe also has take away and a shop where your able to purchase their brand of chocolate and gifts.

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Salzburg&Shanghai
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Traditional coffee house in the center with a big choice of pastries. You can also take some things out including whole cakes and sweets. Definitely worth a stop!

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Thank in2motion
Hong Kong, China
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Karl Frazer is a local chocolate brand, so we tried the hot chocolate at the cafe. We expect it to very rich but not very sweet, however it was a bit disappointed that it was more sweet than rich!!

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Thank lkwsiy
Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a Helsinki must-do essential visit. The Fazer café has all the delicious refreshments one could need after a cold winter's afternoon wandering the city!

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Thank Sean F
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have loved the place and try to find time for it everytime when we visit Helsinki. Lately the chaotic and noisy atmosphere has become more disturbing and this time we also felt that the cakes and sandwiches are not worth the very high prices which seem to go up every time. They don't sell the wonderful triple choco KFC... More 

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Thank Arcticdonkey
New York City, New York
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48 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great for getting gifts. They have great Finnish candies and while you're there you can enjoy some coffee and pastries.

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Thank Mankducati
oakham
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Eating out in Finland will strip you of cash. It was great to see in Fazer a soup and bread meal for 10 euro and it was filling and delicious. Its a nice enviroment and the service is fine.

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Thank theparrott
Bucharest, Romania
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111 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You have seen the Fazer sweets...well, almost everywhere in Finland, from Vantaa Airport to every kiosk. Karl Fazer Cafe on Kluuvikatu 3 (located between Alexanterinkatu and Etela Esplanadi) is their flagship, the place where you can drink a good cup of coffee and enjoy a great cake. I also liked the great boxes from where you can make your own... More 

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Thank Catalin222
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When visiting Helsinki this is a excellent place if you want a piece of cake and hot chocolate. The salad is also recommended if you want a healthy alternative. I used the opportunity to by some sweets also, just enjoy!

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Thank Westnorwegian
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking into this cafe is transcendent. It opens early - at 7:30am - and is a great spot for people-watching. It's fancy, and a treat, but it's worth it with the wide glass windows and open layout. It's fun to just listen to all the activity. Sampling the meats and cheeses at the buffet is fun and it feels like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kluuvikatu 3, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighborhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: 020 729 6702

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 22

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?