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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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HOKU is a casual restaurant located in the Helsinki Kamppi district started by Ryan Shibuya. Ryan was born and raised in Hawaii and wanted to share some of the great foods from back home. Nothing fancy, just good food in a casual environment.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Japanese, Asian, Hawaiian
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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All reviews lunch salmon teriyaki bi bim bap gyoza chocolate chip honey glaze pickled vegetables crab starters and mains tiger prawns white fish panna cotta sushi kara age vegetarian version main course warmly recommend this place
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Reviewed today via mobile

Restaurant Hoku is famous of its tasty food and friendly pricing. Again this time food was excellent. Service the same. Keep on your mind that it is popular. Thus there can be quee.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mr_Pasi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had softshell crab. pork belly and pannacotta with wines. Liked everything. its like finedine but atmosphere not so much. loved the food. would go again and probably will.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TomiPerala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best food in Helsinki. Delicious lunch and dinner meny also. Highly recommend this place. Its full house , it means make sure you have table resrvation.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank veronikae189
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go out with a friend on Saturday. I booked table in the morning and got confirmation later that day. Super! I knew what to expect as I have visited the restaurant a couple of times before. For main course we both took...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this on the 5th floor of this Kamppi shopping mall. Nice view if you manage to get the Window table. Very good Asian type of food. Perfect for lunch.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ruoholao
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Hoku in Kamppi was easy to reach by our coworkers. Easygoing, delicious food. If you like sushi and japanese food, you will love this place’s hawai dishes. Portion size was decent, wonderful desserts. Salmon teriyaki was good.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here with the dumplings and edamame beans for starters. The pork dumplings had an amazing broth in them, and the beans were spiced perfectly. The crispy pork belly main and vegetarian bibimbap were also delicious! Our dining experience was topped with a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank e11en2
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Don't let the long queue at lunch scare you, the wait is usually short and well worth it! The lunch is one of the best in town. My favourite is the Chicken Kara-Age. It is a japanese hawaian fusion restaurant, and they are as good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kixon
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Hoku is situated in a very central place, on the top floor of Kamppi shopping center. View is nice and it’s very easy to get there also with metro. They used to have the same restaurant a bit further and I meant to go there,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Matigis
Reviewed December 3, 2018

We visited Hoku for a Saturday lunch. We got a table almost immediately and didn't have to wait. Just after we were seated there was a queue on the door, so the restaurant is popular. For lunch they take the orders at the counter before...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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