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Umeshu

Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 15, Helsinki, Finland (Taka-Töölö)
09 4543670
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Ranked #92 of 969 Restaurants in Helsinki
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: Taka-Töölö
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Dining options: Takeout
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  • English first
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English first
Helsinki, Finland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great sushi, one of the best you can get in Helsinki! The pieces are quite small in size (easy to eat) but the taste is very fresh. The rice-fish ratio is excellent a.k.a. small ball of rice topped with a nice slice of fish :) I had some steamed edamame as a started and the portian was big! My friends... More

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Espoo, Finland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have been to this great sushi restaurant dozens of times and every time I am very satisfied with the freshness of the incredients and the quality of the food plus the presentation of the food. I really love Japanese food and sushi in particular and I have been to a large number of sushi restaurants in Asia (including Japan),... More

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Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have visited Umeshu twice during the last two months. Sushi is excellent, beautiful and delicious. I dried the scallops too and they just melted in my mouth - strongly recommended. Umeshu is my new favorite for sushi in Helsinki.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Good value for money particularly during lunch. Reliable quality one of the best sushi restaurants in Helsinki.

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Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Having eaten here about 100 times, I must say that the quality and freshness of the japanese food in Umeshu is always of high standard. Sushi sets are excellent value, but try also some of the izakaya style dishes. Their cold soba noodles dish with a poached egg on top is wonderful! Very polite service and you can watch the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

Excellent taste, excellent service, great great value! absolutely love it! The Umeshu at Runeberginkatu serves best sushi outside Japan, at least my stay in Osaka, Tokyo and Kyoto.

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Amsterdam
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

The food is pretty good here, however the service is SLOW. Also the omakase menu is mostly unavailable, and also consists of too much food. Please take the cold, mealy sake off the menu, even if it is authentic, it is terrible!

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This delightful Japanese restaurant has two locations a couple of hundred metres apart. We visited the Runeberginkatu location which is only open in the evenings. Both locations are very popular so booking is recommended, the staff speak perfect English. This is a great mix of Sushi bar and Izakaya (Japanese bistro) We selected from many parts of the menu; the... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

This is The Place that got me to like Japanese food. First with their ever so delicious sushi's, later with the rest of the Japanese kitchen I have always found not that tasty. Here it is all different. They are rather ambitious with their food. Everything they bring to your table is astonishingly fresh. They have an unbelievable understanding of... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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142 reviews 142 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

I have been a regular customer at Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 15 where the restaurant has its first place but it is always rather crowded and when my wife and I visited them the other evening we were politely asked to visit their other place down the road at Runeberginkatu 59. Both places are intimate, meaning small. The Runenerginkatu place is small... More

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Additional Information about Umeshu

Address: Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 15, Helsinki, Finland
Phone Number: 09 4543670
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki>  > Taka-Töölö
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese

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