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Etelaranta | Along the South Harbor, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Reviewed today

The old market hall has become a pretty upscale shopping and eating venue for foodies and hipsters. Loads of tourists but also locals use the place. A good selection of Finnish specialties, plenty of small eateries to choose from. Small but charming. Pop in for...More

Thank lmsk2014
Reviewed yesterday

I think I had three meals here. Charming little cubby hold restaurants with fine food. Salmon everywhere and other Finnish delicacies.

Thank jackietrehorn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Right on the Harbor you will find this interesting place. It is a multicultural place offering Finnish and other foods, all delicious, including an ice cream parlor. A great place for lunch, an afternoon coffee with pastries or a bowl of soup for dinner. We...More

Thank john h
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Expensive place. You can by same fish and cake from market 80% cheaper. Do not bother, S market next to market place with reasonable prices.

Thank 250pasir
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were a bit disappointed in the market, as we expected it to be larger. But it did have lots of good food selections. It is popular with the locals, which I think is the best way to get to know a new place. The...More

Thank annarc6
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This probably used to be a great place , full of people trying to earn a living from the sea and land . Now it’s still beautiful , but full of upmarket food stools , chic coffee places . If you like posh salmon then...More

Thank truth
Reviewed 4 days ago

Old Market Hall is very crowded and noisy. It is filled with wonderful fresh foods. It is fun to walk through this hall and stop and eat.

Thank RISA L
Reviewed 4 days ago

In my humble view, this is the best place to eat in HEL. Endless displays of every conceivable way of preparing salmon, eel and other seafood and interspersed with tiny little eateries. Local cheese even superb (and inexpensive) halvah. Small coffee bar outposts from local...More

Thank kaioatey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Small market hall with a broad range of foods on offer- lots of Asian, plus Roberts coffee, a milkshake spot, and others. A couple of cute gift shop as well. There is also a flea market in the parking lot on weekends in summer.

Thank Leah W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely building with loads of stalls to look at. We stopped for lunch at the cafe in the centre part.

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Mira L
April 26, 2018|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mira - it is open every day from 0800-1800 except Sunday when it is closed all day. So it will be open every day of your trip. Enjoy!
May W
April 1, 2018|
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Response from VampyreNance | Reviewed this property |
Generally open 8am to 6pm Monday to Saturday. Easter Monday is likely a holiday and it’ll be closed for that though.
May W
April 1, 2018|
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Response from AliceM8824 | Reviewed this property |
I think it opened fairly early, we had breakfast there each morning. I say 9am at the latest, possibly earlier 😊