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Address: Etelaranta | Along the South Harbor, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Helsinki Food Tour including Tastings
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Tastes and sounds of old days!

This vibrant and well organized market is one of the most popular visitor stops in Helsinki. Open shops selling food and veg are arranged neatly side by side, but with a buzz and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This old food market still has a number of stalls as well as eateries. Even if you’re not intending to buy anything it is still worth a look around and you might even be tempted with a bite to eat from the tempting array of Finnish fare on offer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful to visit early on Saturday morning for breakfast and people watching. Good to wander through and be tempted by speciality foods and coffee. Scrummy cakes and pastries!

Thank Philippa Y
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Over 30 stalls with different food choices. We opted for soup and sandwiches when we visited. Seating is sometimes limited if it is busy--some stalls have their own seating but there is also a general seating area. Walk around the entire market first before deciding where to purchase food.

Thank Debbie V
abu dhabi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This vibrant and well organized market is one of the most popular visitor stops in Helsinki. Open shops selling food and veg are arranged neatly side by side, but with a buzz and vigor of a market place. There is a very good and popular restaurant that opens to the ferry harbor in summer.

Thank amalin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The market was very busy and fun. The vendors have fruit, candy, coffee, various dining experiences and native pastries. It was fun to walk through and a good chance to warm up before heading out to see more of the city.

Thank ShelleyKoisti
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the more tasty attractions with all its nice seafood treats. The offers are plentiful and tasty - and the prices are not fair but absolutely not crazy. The interior is nice and the displays really beautiful. Well worth a visit in any weather.

Thank Chokk
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice building but a long way to travel from the U.S. to see. Not that much of an attraction. Actually, we found Helsinki not much of a spot to visit. Very challenged to find anything worth taking a picture of. Would recommend skipping this town.

1 Thank Ron F
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Now more an eating/cafe place with a few other shops. Had a nice drink and cake for lunch, very busy with locals having lunch and worth a stop off whilst in the harbour area.

Thank lovemyholiday2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never seen such a beautiful market hall with so much flair! We bought some fresh salmon there - so delicious. Great place for food lovers :)

Thank lisasJ575JE
Macau, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there around lunch time and hopped in to check it out. The building itself is beautiful both from the inside and outside. It is very well restored and maintained. Inside (being a market hall) small shops selling mainly food products. However, there are quite a few restaurants inside as well which were all looking very good. The place... More 

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