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Muru

Fredrikinkatu 41, Helsinki 00120, Finland
442015976
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Ranked #17 of 940 restaurants in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, French
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
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Lohja
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My wife and I had a Friday evening dinner in Muru. We decided to go for the menu with wine suggestions. The food and wines were excellent. We had made the reservation in good time but our table was in the back of the restaurant totally nothing to see. The staff was friendly but "not present. The price was terrible,... More

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Helsinki
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

I had high expectations, when going in to Muru. Together with my wife, we had nearly everything on the menu. I had 5 courses and she had 3. We were both somewhat disappointed. The food was well prepared and pretty good, but nothing special. It was not a bad meal, but I would have expected more innovative and distinct flavors.... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This place is a joke. The food was partly great and partly mediocre. If you wanna just hang out, the place might be good, but if you wanna go to a restaurant and have real food, skip this place. We had a menu of four different foods. The size of the plates was so terribly terribly terribly too small -... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

I have visited Muru a couple of times during the years. During the first visits they were simply outstanding, then "only" excellent and now they are back on track again - outstanding food, wines and service last week!

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Oslo, Norway
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I have tried to get a table here for long time and now I finally got it. I was here with my colleagues and noticed that there were quite a lot of other business people as we. The service in the restaurant was perfect in my taste. Relaxed but professional. Our waiter was a lovely young woman who knew what... More

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Helsinki, Finland
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I ate here in January 2014 and was very impressed by the food. Now in May 2014 I was slightly disappointed. The food was OK, but not more. The wine package one glass of five different wines contained wines from less well-known regions (which was good) but the wines were not of particularly good quality. What I definitely disliked was... More

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Helsinki
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had dinner with our business group here. We enjoyed the daily menu which price was fine for the food offered. The wine package for this menu was excellent too. You will not get special customer service in restaurants in Helsinki but this place is exception for this rule. Our waitress was very friendly. He know how of the food... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Small and cosy restaurant with a simple but intriguing menu. Great service, nice atmosphere, good selection of wines. Highly recommended!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Relaxed yet professional athmosphere. Excellent food, portions not too small so no need to go elsewhere after dinner (a bit of a problem in many hip restaurants in Helsinki these days). Fantastic and rather surprising choices of wine with menu. Service was very smooth and friendly. A great place and suberb food.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The food is simply amazing! A must go to in Helsinki. I was very pleasantly surprised to find this gem in Helsinki :)

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