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Ichiban

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Vironniemi
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Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+3589672345
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Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Found this restaurant after walking from shop to shop and nicely surprised when it turned out to be one of the better "just go here" decisions. Staff are very helpful and the place itself is nice,comfortable and clean. Good selection to make ur own menu but just go for the pre done plates, good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
Karl M
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  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Found this restaurant after walking from shop to shop and nicely surprised when it turned out to be one of the better "just go here" decisions. Staff are very helpful and the place itself is nice,comfortable and clean. Good selection to make ur own menu but just go for the pre done plates, good quality for the price. Def call... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Found this little sushibar by sheer coincidence. They had a friendly staff and really nice and properly made sushi sets.

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Helsinki, Finland
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Despite being quite small Ichiban Aikatalo offers a nice place to sit down and enjoy a good sushi meal. Ichiban set is worth its price and the wakame salad is apparently made at the place (often it's from a freezer).

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Vantaa, Finland
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is usually good, but sometimes average. With these prices, the food should be good every time. The staff is very young and a bit unattentive. The customers seemed to disturb their lively chit-chat and I was not really interested to hear facts about their private lives..

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Helsinki Finland
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I`ve visited this place foo ofter, and everytime I keep wondering how on earth can they be so... unattending, not smiling, not really saying anything. Food is good, though

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Helsinki, Finland
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I loved the: 1. fresh salmon sushi 2. economically priced lunch deal (10.90 euros for 10 pieces) 3. speedy service According to Kamppi shopping centre's website, this restaurant is "a Japanese run family restaurant [sic]"; it turned out to be accurate and hence, the food was pretty decent.

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Helsinki, Finland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Good place to go for a quick lunch. Nothing too special but an easy way to eat nice, fresh sushi. Atmosphere isn't the best though. Lunch is affordable, otherwise a bit overpriced.

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Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

The sushi is tasty, every single time. Since visiting Umeshu last week, Ichiban has met a serious rival in my books...

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Helsinki
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27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Which means that the portions are small and expensive. But hey, they could also be little bit off with junky rice.

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Helsinki, Finland
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25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

A nice and small sushi place in Kamppi. Somewhat better than the average place.

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Additional Information about Ichiban

Address: Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Phone Number: +3589672345
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
Average Prices: USD 11 - 22
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighborhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +3589672345

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 22
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic

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