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Ichiban

Mikonkatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland (Vironniemi)
+3589672345
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Ranked #550 of 939 restaurants in Helsinki
Price range: $14 - $27
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Neighborhood: Vironniemi
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Neighborhood: Vironniemi
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59% Recommend
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Helsinki Finland
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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
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98 reviews 98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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59 reviews 59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2009

good for a quicke

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2009

the best salmon nigiris on earth.

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Helsinki
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2008

Had food poisoning after eating there.The food was not fresh.The sushi was served almost instantly after the order. Did not pay attention to that, at the time, but I guess it was lying around for a while.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2008

My favorite sushi place in the whole world. Sushi is awesome, the place unfortunately is too small. They change stuff in a set if you are allergic to something. The Kamppi one is definitely inferior to this in terms of taste & service

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