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Masuuni

Hatanpaan valtatie 1, Tampere 33100, Finland
+358-3-569 86121
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Ranked #21 of 247 Restaurants in Tampere
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Masuuni is one of the restaurants (and the most upmarket) in the Sokos Ilves hotel. As such it probably mostly used by business travellers - as you'd expect, when we had dinner there on a Saturday night, the place was almost empty. The atmosphere is a bit soulless and corporate, but the food is pretty good with some local dishes... More

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Tampere, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Masuuni is indeed a hidden gem... its located on the ground floor of Hotel Ilves, in the back. That might be one of the reasons its not so well known in Tampere, You can usually get a dinner reservation easily for the same evening. Of the four (?) restaurants in Ilves, Masuuni is the fine dining place. Its dark decor... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I booked a table for us around week ago of mother's day. What a lunch! Amazing... One of the best meal, again, what I had. Service was calm and friendly, very good knowledge about wines. We started our celebration with cava, I took also very good German Riesling with main. Starter buffet was excellent; salads, steamed fish, marinated crab, grilled... More

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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46 reviews 46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Best Finnish restaurant ever. The food was great, the service was great and what’s hindering from getting a full score was that it was unfortunately a very slow pace during the dinner. Ok, we were eight at the table but the restaurant was filled up to 1/3 so no excuses of a full place or too busy in the kitchen.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Fresh local food in Tampere, Holiday trip to Tampere wasn't looking that promising food-wise until we stumbled ourselves somehow into Masuuni restaurant. Seems not so many people are into supporting fresh local food option, or whatever since it was quiet there and all those trashy large restaurant chains (Amarillo, Fransmanni) in same building were full of hillbillies and their ugly... More

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Williamsville, NY
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80 reviews 80 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

The service was attentive but not intrusive. The food was outstanding in taste, quality, and presentation. My waitress was very knowledgeable about each dish. The pace was leisurely and relaxed. The restaurant is in the Sokos hotel. The prices are rather high, so be prepared. The breads are terrific. I began with a starter of Kyyttö veal terrine with Finnish... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Simply, this is one of the best restaurants in Tampere and may I say, imho, quite well priced. Unfortunately they were closed this week but I had a pleasure to visit them in September. It was a quiet weeknight and I had heard good things about this place. I was also staying in hotel Ilves so on my final night... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Have eaten here with my boyfriend couple of times and both of them were very good experiences! You could not believe that Masuuni in the first floor of Ilves hotel and S-etukortti chain restaurant could offer quality fine dining. Perhaps those are the reasons why you can easily get a table for the same evening also in weekends even though... More

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

This is one available restaurant in hotel Ilves. You should pick this one instead of others. Located near the hotel reseption. The lobby voices did not disturb us. Dining room was spacious and well decorated. For starters we had cold-smoked salmon in two ways which included caesar salad. No surpises, but very delicious. Main course was lamb entrecote. Perfectly cooked... More

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Holstebro, Denmark
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215 reviews 215 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

Very good atmosphaere in a nice location. Did enjoy a fantatic dinner with a number of courses, which did include a lot of local food. Not only did it tast fantastic ,it was also presented on the plates in way, that every one would enjoy looking at. Wines were very good and did fit perfect to the food. Staff did... More

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