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Vanha Monttu

Hameenkatu 17, Tampere 33200, Finland
03-2126692
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Ranked #134 of 243 restaurants in Tampere
Cuisines: Fast Food, Pub
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English first
Tampere, Finland
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83 reviews 83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Right next to Central Square is a small worn out cellar pub. It's somewhat in wrong place in this area. Cheap prices attract mainly students, modern hippies and rockers and also semi alcoholics. This is just for drinking and mainly at the beginning of the evening before moving to nightclubs etc. The location is the best feature and don't expect... More

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Tampere, Finland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Cosy and affordable. The name Vanha Monttu means literally Old Pit

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Bangkok, Thailand
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87 reviews 87 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Vanha Monttu ("The Old Pit") is located in the basement of one of the best addresses in Tampere, on Keskustori (the Central Square) and right across the street from the Town Hall. The same building also has a McDonald's which boasts to be the oldest in Finland. There is a taxi rank and a major local bus terminus about a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2007

Let those stars talk

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2007

Horrible place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2007

Perfect place for the saturday afternoon boozing, cheap pint and a good jukebox. The atmosphere gets a bit worse later in the evening though.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2007

One of the best locations in town, easy to hop in for a pint or ten! Not very comfortable place but is cheap and does the trick.

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