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Kapten Tenkes

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Parnu Maantee 30, Tallinn 10141, Estonia
+372 644 5630
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 56
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent!

One of the best restaurants in Tallinn. That is why I keep going there again and again. Perfect food and service! I recommend to eat there!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 13, 2015
Mari R
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

One of the best restaurants in Tallinn. That is why I keep going there again and again. Perfect food and service! I recommend to eat there!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We went late on a Sunday so it was very quiet. I had the schnitzel which was delicious & my partner had a pork dish which was equally tasty. We also had a large beer, juice & a water & the bill came to €27. You could eat for less there as well (my schnitzel was only €8.50). Good food,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a Saturday evening. We didn't have a reservation and got a table in the first floor by the window. We were 5 persons and gor excellent service by an elderly man who also spoke finnish. We got warming Unicum schnaps for starters, had a selection of salamis and cheese that kept us satisfied the time... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

First time here and I have to say that a major part of the reviews are correct. Enjoyable and tasty as hungarian food is. The interior has a familiar feeling to it , hungarian-bavarian-austrian. One unique feature is the TV showing old hungarian movies(no sound), so special and fun.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I've visited this place more than two times, but had a really bad experience with a waiter. First time he did not want to split the bill between me and my friend - this was nothing serious. Last time was more horrible. I arrived with my girlfriend and the place was packed. We ordered our food and were told that... More 

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Boris S, Manager at Kapten Tenkes, responded to this review

Dear Jarmo, We apologize for this situation in our restaurant, and we will take proper measures, so that the service would perfect at any time. We hope to see you in our restaurant again, and we deeply hope that you will get only great experience from Kapten Tenkeš restaurant in advance. More 

Mechelen, The Netherlands
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44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Situated just outside the old center of Tallinn, we are glad Tripadvisor made us aware of this restaurant. Having been in Tallinn multiple times, we wanted to try something else this time and a Hungarian restaurant seemed a good alternative. So it was. Very pleasant service, nice (Hungarian) drinks, good food and reasonable prices made it a great visit for... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Once i had a pleasure to visit this beautiful restaraunt in the heart of Tallinn. So the atmosphere is at high class, also everything was increadable delicious. Very tasty soups and also Hugarian meat are brilliant, and ofcourse vodka and beer) I will visit this place once again 100%

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Vihti, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Wandering around we got hungry and this one popped up. We didn't have any expectations of quality but menu seemed to be nice so we got in and had table. Service was great! Woman in her forties was smiling and friendly. Pepper steaks we ordered were excellent and they cost almost nothing compared to prices in the heart of medieval... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Nice interior, tasty soups and only place where you can get Hungarian fruit vodka pàlinka :)) Good location in central Tallinn.

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Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Visited this restaurant, and had my laptop open on the far away side of the table while waiting for food. Apparently they have a huge problem with that. The waitress came over, and basically read me a lecture, about how this is a restaurant, and I would not be able to enjoy my food if I had my laptop open.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Parnu Maantee 30, Tallinn 10141, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 644 5630

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 22
  • Cuisine: Hungarian
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?