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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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0.3 miles from Temppeliaukio Church
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Reviewed February 8, 2020

Sushi, tataki, other fish dishes, kimchi, and miso soup all were very good. Quite rare in Helsinki to have Japanese food that actually has a taste that truly reminds you of Japan. A few oddities that stood out to myself included tonkatsu sauce (or perhaps...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 31, 2020 via mobile

I had a 6 course menu which costed 50€. There was a great dishes but also not amazing ones. Also the atmosphere wasn’t the greatest. It’s not professional when workers are playing with food throwing it at each other.. I had a little different expectations...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 4, 2020

Umeshu is a very nice Japanese restaurant in Töölö. Excellent food, excellent service, and even good wine. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed November 4, 2019

I went there two weeks ago and then been there twice, so that's a weekly visit. That's something, as I don't eat out very often in Helsinki. Fish is fresh, the presentation is good. I will probably go back before the week is over...

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 22, 2019 via mobile

Nice place to have a dinner, fresh fish, lot of nighiri choice unfortunately I do not get so much time to try all of them! I cannot say the best ma surely a good place for a dinner during the week.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

Ruoka on ensiluokkaista niin maultaan kuin ulkonäöltään. Aito japanilainen ravintola. Ystävällinen henkilökunta ja juuri sopivan rento tunnelma. The best japonés restaurant in Helsinki. The taste of the food as well as the outlook of the food are real the first class. Original japonés restaurant. Friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

For a 6 day’s visit in Finland This the best food I had and the best Sushi ever!! Even better than in Japan

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed May 1, 2019

excellent food, best sushi i have ever had, small cozy restaurant with very nice staff. i fully recommend , full marks on all dishes we had

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

Umeshu Never let you down Grandson Niki had 14th birthday and we took him out for a bite. Where you wanna go? Pizza ? Burger ? Umeshu was his immediate answer. So there we went and had all kind of sushi and to start some...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Great little restaurant, tucked away but worth a visit Went twice in same week - great sushi. Looks very small but there’s another dining room tucked away at the back. Recommended

Date of visit: October 2018
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