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Blanko

Aurakatu 1, Turku 20100, Finland
+358 (0)2 233 3966
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Ranked #24 of 188 restaurants in Turku
Price range: $7 - $36
Cuisines: Fusion
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Finland
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Blanko has been able to keep its position as a very popular place to have lunch or a light dinner. I do not wonder why - the menu is versatile and everything is well prepared. We had the strawberry & haloumi salad and fish after that, fresh and tasty. Excellent choice.

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Livingstone, Zambia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I love this restaurant for several reasons: 1. Location is outstanding; by the canal in Turku, close to downtown 2. Staff extremely helpful and friendly and they all speak several languages 3. Excellent food: served in large plates, greatly decorated, and most importantly: delicious.

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Salo, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Well made dishes with good selection and everything is done to meet the highest quality criteria. Also suitable for family dinners.

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Turku
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Blanko can always be trusted if you want to get good food in Turku. The starters are specially delicious (try the Tiger prawns :-), also Cesar salads and woks can always be recommended.

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Turku, Finland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Blanko is the relaxed living-room type place, where you meet friends, and get tasty food for affordable price. During the summer, the tables outside the Blanko at the corner of Aura bridge are the best spot to see people in Turku. The lamb pasta is your best choice, it's really tasty!

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Turku, Finland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I have been in Blanko several times and my favourite is Lamb pasta. Once I took Lamb caesarsalad and that was also very good. Staff is friendly, prices not bad and portion sizes are good. Centrum location.

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Turku, Finland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The brunch is simply awesome since it has a great value and good food. The a la carte menu is also nice, the lamb pasta is delicious (it is also this pasta Blanko is known for). Blanko is also a highly recommended place to visit when you want to have a drink and have a nice evening. Usually they have... More

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Turku, Finland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I've had several delicious lunches in Blanko. My favourite time of the year to have lunch here is in the summer. If you manage to get a table on a sunny day on the terrace area, it's a good spot to enjoy your lunch & the sun and do a bit of people watching. Granted, the terrace is next to... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Excellent deal - 9 euro lunch. I had salmon risotto which was a huge serving. I would totally eat there again. Relaxed atmosphere, fast unbothered service. A slightly upscale diner.

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Helsinki, Finland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

Both had the scallops and the Lamb pasta, dessert was the crème Brulee. The service was efficient and frendly. On the scallop platter was a slice of lemon and I made the mistake of squeeing it: there was enought of acid already in the mayo, so that was a mistake. The marinated (sushi) ginger was a nice extra. Lamb pasta... More

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