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BLINIt Russian Restaurant

Sturenkatu 9, Helsinki 00510, Finland
+358 40 0909603
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pelmeni” (24 reviews)
“dumplings” (44 reviews)
“pancakes” (27 reviews)
Russian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Sturenkatu 9, Helsinki 00510, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked about 30 minutes to go to Blinit. It was a wonderful walk and worth every minute. The restaurant was small and welcoming. I had a delicious bowl of borscht, some dumplings and a beer. My companions had several different kinds of blinis. Best...More

Thank Mary_Vonnegut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perhaps my review is a bit jaded from my time spent in Russia & Ukraine, where I had a lot of borsch, blini and vareniki that were superior to my meal here. That said, the prices were very reasonable, the restaurant was open late, and...More

Thank apcstac
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for our first night in Helsinki since it was close to our place and we didn't feel like going into the city center. We both had Blinis (chicken and mushroom ones). Really tasty and not at all expensive. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Emilia J
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We loved the blins and dumplings that were served. Really tasty and the prices are really nice too ;) . We would surely visit this place again if we are in Helsinki. So, if you are in Helsinki and want a good but also not...More

Thank JaapKpmns
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

It could be a good experience if you like or want to taste russian food. In the menu are there many traditional dishes as borsh, blini etc. Lovely

Thank Pedro A
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Very delicious freshly cooked food. Reasonably priced. Free WiFi, close to public transport. Highly recommended

Thank JasonD4205
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Artiom is the proud proprietor of this Russian restaurant with a short yet satisfying menu: blini (buckwheat pancakes in “salty” and “sweet” varieties), pielmieni (tiny dumplings, different stuffings) and three soups, including wild mushroom one. Food was perfect. Artiom tells me he and his small...More

Thank Jerzy R
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Honest, simple and really tasty, Russian cuisine! Comforting and warming! Highly recommended for you and your friends!

Thank Erika K
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I went to the restaurant with 3 friends for dinner. The place is small but cozy with a rather quirky vibe. The gentleman who took our orders, as well as made the pancakes had a wicked sense of humour and was really friendly. Plus they...More

Thank HarshJKL
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

True genuine Russian food and nice service. It’s like a Russian diner with an easy going approach! Really recommend it.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sturenkatu 9, Helsinki 00510, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 0909603
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BLINIt is the only one 100% Russian restaurant in Finland. We serve authentic and delicious Russian food, that is made only from fresh ingredients. Welcome to Russian restaurant BLINIt to spend a great time with your family and friends!
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