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Demo

Uudenmaankatu 9-11, Helsinki 00120, Finland (Kampinmalmi)
09-2289 0840
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Ranked #40 of 953 Restaurants in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Kampinmalmi
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Helsinki, Finland
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW via mobile

Demo deserves it's Michelin star due to extraordinary culinary experience. We had 6 course meal with suggested wines. All dishes were delicious without too much complicateness. Brandelina rose and red wine from Italian winery owned by Finnish were brilliant wine pairings. Service was excellent and polite. Enough time to describe contents of dishes and background of wines. More detailed review... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had dinner at Demo on 26 Aug 2014. Wanted to give ourselves a treat and were really excited since we've heard good reviews. The restaurant doesn't have a menu and they prefer to keep it a surprise so we went with 6 courses without knowing what was on offer. The courses that we liked were 1)... More

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My partner and i had a one night stopover in Helsinki, were meeting a friend and decided to splash out for a nice dinner at Demo. The guys who welcomed us were lovely and looked after us all night. When we sat we were told there are no menus, just choose the number of courses and they do the rest.... More

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Helsinki, Finland
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I had dinner with my friend and everything was perfect. I'm a vegetarian but everything wen't smoothly and we both got amazing courses, six in total. The staff was super nice and very professional with the wines etc. One of the best dinners I've ever had. And the place was really cozy and nice, perfect for a relaxing dinner and... More

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Finland
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

A lovely restaurant experience is about more than just food and while Demo´s food - that you barely have any say in - is delicious, the way they treat their clients is off-putting. When you arrive first as part of a party of six you are waved to a table. When the others arrive and politely ask what they will... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Went for a dinner, booked the table beforehand. Had 5 courses menu, 2 cavas and a bottle of wine -the price was 260 euro. Quite expensive, but well worth it - we very very happy with everything. I can recommend, and definately going back some day

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Earth
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We had 6 courses together with one complimentary from the chef. All of them were amazing, lots of fine ingredients you would have never tasted otherwise. I liked most the main course and the main desert. I especially liked the way they decorated and presented the food. It was with taste and very original. Great place, never had such an... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Had the most perfect candlelight dinner with my wife at Demo. Waiters were very nice, they knewed what they brought to the table and wine recommandations were perfect with the food. Food was amazing! Just truly amazing! We had the 4 course dinner with wines. Expensive, but once in a lifetime dining experience. Highly recommended and worth of their Michelin... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

What an amazing experience ... Yes it's pricey, yes there is no menu (you purchase a menu - 4,5,6, or 7 courses) and yes you will most likely need to book in advance, but its all worth it. The combination of foods, tastes and flavours were unparalleled, I have never eaten in an establishment quite like this. If you do... More

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Pirkkala, Finland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

This excellent restaurant did a 2week summer "tour" in Tampere 2013 and it was a real pleasure to enjoy about great menu and wine selections, especially it's been a while since I visited the restaurant in Helsinki with business partners from Canada and US. The service and food was in exceptional level, wines matched perfectly. A visit to remember and... More

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