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Tehtaankatu 12, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 625 311
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Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Still good steaks and service

Had desire for meat so we wanted to try this old place notorios for their meat. We weren't dissapointed. Jamón Serrano con Melón for starters and Salmón a la parrilla en salsa de setas y patata hervida and Tournedos al Gorgonzola. Waiter was polite and professional. He recommended a good red wine... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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93 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Had desire for meat so we wanted to try this old place notorios for their meat. We weren't dissapointed. Jamón Serrano con Melón for starters and Salmón a la parrilla en salsa de setas y patata hervida and Tournedos al Gorgonzola. Waiter was polite and professional. He recommended a good red wine for me. Restaurant is old and been there... More 

Thank Mother63
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Helsinki. Have been visiting it regurarly for 40 years and never been disappointed. Pepper steak is excellent! Allows dogs during lunch hours, which is excellent!

Thank Montywi
Helsinki, Finland
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We went to Amigo on a Saturday night and the place was almost full and the two waiters were quite busy as the night went on. The food was really good - I had some crabsoup for starters and it was smooth as silk, followed by a traditional plank steak which was excellent. I finished with white chocolate cheesecake (quite... More 

Thank MikatheFinn
Helsinki, Finland
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106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

My last visit to this restaurant must have been 15 years ago, and while we had good memories from it from our youth, we decided to give it a new try. it was like going back in time; same decoration, same atmophere. First we had to wait a bit too long to get the attention of the waiter for our... More 

3 Thank expataecl
Helsinki, Finland
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I used to go in the 70's and 80's with my grandmother, who had a thing for Spain. Amigo hasn't changed much and is therefore everything but trendy. You'll probably find a table even when all the in-places in the neighbourhood are packed. On the upside, the service is friendly and the large portions of hearty food are well prepared.... More 

1 Thank Memo S
Helsinki, Finland
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

After years of absence we ventured to dine at Amigo, and were impressed. It's the tasty bit of a genuine standard nominal Spanish dinner from the times of the young Julio Iglesias. Fresh cut tapas, well roasted steak, genuine orange flan for dessert. Unpretentious, honest and tasty. Also affordable.

1 Thank Isko K
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The beef and a side salad was a very nice experience. Pricing was in balance with food and service. I recommend ! -matti-

1 Thank norppa
Helsinki, Finland
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307 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Amigo is an old restaurant. Very good steaks and service. Location is in the best part of the city Kaivopuisto. It is kind of Spanish restaurant. I had lever in a cream sauce and it was perfect.

1 Thank Eero N
Espoo, Finland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Spanish restaurant in Helsinki with tasty food and good service. Relaxing atmosphere. In the summertime they have some seats outside as well for those who are just having a drink. The trams 3B and 3T stop in the front of the restaurant so it is very easy to get there. And the Russian Embassy and a lovely park called Kaivopuisto... More 

1 Thank Pirjo S
Helsinki, Finland
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

I've been to Amigo a few times and it has never let me down. Their steaks are the best you will find in Helsinki. My favorite is the pepper steak. Also they make their own olive bread, which is soooo good. For dessert I recommend the white chocolate cheese cake, yummy! The place is cozy and the staff is very... More 

1 Thank Vesa J

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tehtaankatu 12, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 625 311

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am

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