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Raatihuoneenkellari

European, Continental, Scandinavian
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Hallituskatu 9, Pori 28100, Finland
(02) 633 4804
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good restaurant

Very basic little bit better restaurant. There is always lot of people eating. Good steaks and basic desserts :) Would go there again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Pori, Finland
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18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Pori, Finland
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Very basic little bit better restaurant. There is always lot of people eating. Good steaks and basic desserts :) Would go there again.

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Kokkola, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The restaurant is quite unique in the history of Pori and this is reflected in the beautiful dining room. It was very atmospheric. I appreciated the use of local Finnish ingredients in the excellent menu and could have chosen several of the main courses.The main courses are very well priced and good value for money. I would certainly recommend this... More 

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Petrozavodsk, Karelia, Russia
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The interior is old red brick cellar, and every once in a while it's good to visit some kind of "old" place, not the modern one. The starter drink vodka with buckthorn on ice was great. As a main course I had the reindeer. It's the most expensive one in that menu, but it's really worth it, because it is... More 

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Los Angeles
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

My wife and I have been going to this restaurant for 20 years. The food is never great, salty, but eatable. We were there three times this month and the food was so salty I could not eat it. And the service could not be worse. They are beyond rude, downright nasty. Horrible experience. CK

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Pori, Finland
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

This restaurant is a gem for many reasons: the historical architecture with the brick walls and vaulted ceilings make the atmosphere unique and warm. The staff is polite and the food...the food is beyond words: the Fillet of beef à la maison with Finnish blue cheese and Madeira sauce was simply perfect as was the Meringue with rasberry and blueberry... More 

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Pori, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

I made a table reservation using phone and it was smooth and quick. We arrived about 15 mins early but everything was ready even the water was already served. At first we took drinks one vodka with buckthorn and one sparkling wine. Then the local fish plate with salmon, small herrings and cooked potatos. As a main course we eat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Great atmosphere and quality food. Top 3 restaurants in Pori. Tyrni drink is there speciality. Good place to take your family or a larger group. Location is close to the river and theatre. Good and friendly service

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Hundon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

This cellar restaurant is close to the river and on the evening we dined there we were the only customers. We were served by a trainee waitress, so the service was a bit shaky, but she didn't drop anything and we all got the right food. The food was ok to good, though I'd not rave about it. Certainly a... More 

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Pori.
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Visited a casual fine dine restaurant in the city of Pori (West Coast of finland). The city was founded by a Swedish Duke of finland in 1558, named Johann. He was the son of King Gustavus Vasa of Sweden. The Raati Huone kellari Restaurant, translated the City council cellar, is located in the same building as the city hall. Nice... More 

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Ulvila
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

Food was good but prices perhaps a bit steep. The place was in the basement of the City Hall and it had beautiful brick vaults. Really nice athmosphere.

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Additional Information about Raatihuoneenkellari

Address: Hallituskatu 9, Pori 28100, Finland
Phone Number: (02) 633 4804
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Western Finland  >  Pori
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: European, Continental, Scandinavian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hallituskatu 9, Pori 28100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Western Finland  >  Pori
  • Phone Number: (02) 633 4804

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Continental, Scandinavian
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am

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