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Kapten Tenkes

Parnu Maantee 30, Tallinn 10141, Estonia
+372 644 5630
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Ranked #100 of 537 Restaurants in Tallinn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $22
Cuisines: Hungarian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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
1 review
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
1 review
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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jyväskyl'
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Very good food, friendly staff, and really great expereince for money. Me and my husband really recommend this restaurant.

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Tallinn, Estonia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We have been customers of the Kapten Tenkes Restaurant for at least last 12 years. It has one of the best price-performance rate in the city. Cozy, warm service, good almost home-made food, proper size of portions, excellent choice of drinks. It is perfect place during cold time of the year - for couples, big family events, to sit down... More

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Budapest, Hungary
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We were resting in Astoria palace on our holidays in Tallinn and find this good place because it is close. We though that it some of lot restaurants on this street, but there were very good dishes and we take a dinner there for three times. My husband was surprised to get some palinka in the heart of Tallinn! It... More

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Additional Information about Kapten Tenkes

Address: Parnu Maantee 30, Tallinn 10141, Estonia
Phone Number: +372 644 5630
Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
Average Prices: USD 5 - 22
Cuisine: Hungarian

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