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F8

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Vironniemi
European, Fusion, Scandinavian
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Aleksanterinkatu 52, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 20 729 6803
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Helsinki
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Fazer is to Finn like Lindl to Swiss... This Cafe has a good selection of sweets and also offers food (lunch, salads,...). Place is in top floor of main Department Store (Stockmann). Good if you are shopping but otherwise too expensive for just a normal Fast food style place. Noisy and not the cleanest place I have been. If you... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

This is a large food factory at the department store Stockmann. If you like Fazer, go to Karl Fazer Café, Kluuvikatu - the one and original. Stockmann Fazer, F8, café is ok, very overpriced, long lines. Lunch restaurant is often busy, not so clean, lot of noise, long lines, poor salad. Basic food.

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Thank AriHelsinki
Oulu, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

F8 is located on the top floor of Stockmann department store. The place in itself is stylish and you'd expect more from the quality of food. There was nothing wrong with the food, but don't expect any thrills either. If you want to have an easy bite between shopping, this is a safe bet.

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Dartmouth, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The Fazer 8th floor cafe is a hidden treasure that is frequented by elegant older men and women. I don't think tourists have discovered this hidden treasure. Actually you can take your pick of restaurants that are under the umbrella of "Fazer 8th floor", including a self-service cafeteria, a champagne bar and the cafe that I am most familiar with.... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

very good food, fresh products, fish is highly recommended! atmosphere is very comfortable and democratic, nothing too much fancy or obligating, just good food to spend time with family and friends

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Loved the Chicken Pasta, and the Hamburger. Plates are cooked and prepared in front of you. Affordable for the place and quality (12-15€), and quiet.

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Thank alexandred314
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

The restaurant is located on the 8th floor of Stockmann in Helsinki. We had Salmon and steak and the food was delicious and the portion was good. There was not too many customer when we went and we got a full attention of the attendant.

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Thank Jonnhyu
St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013 via mobile

I strongly recomend this place for lunch while shopping around. Self service but cooking is done upon your order, you can stand and watch. The grill station is popular but pasta or wok goes well too. What is best for me is the salad, you don't need to eat anything else after.Ingredients are fresh and high quality.

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Thank P T
Espoo, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

There's actually a number of restaurants and cafes within 'F8' (refers to 8th floor of Stocmann department store). This review is condering the restaurant with table service (not the buffet restaurants or cafes). So: for a restaurant within a department store this is one of the better ones that I have visited. There's perhaps a bit of noice from kids,... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2010

Dropped in for a cup of tea and a piece of cake - slick design, top quality fittings, pleasant staff but the cost OMG!!!! Cake was delicious but... and only got a single cup of tea, no pot!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $42
Cuisine
European, Fusion, Scandinavian
Meals
Breakfast
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aleksanterinkatu 52, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighborhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 20 729 6803

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