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Vironkatu 8, Helsinki 00170, Finland
040 581 8100
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Espoo, Finland
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we had birthday celebration dinner in Ask (4 adults + 1 teen) and we loved it! Organic food from nearby places with excellent presentation. Dinner lasted 3,5 hours - so, do reserve enough time! Service was excellent. We loved that this restaurant is really concentrated in organic - even towels in WC were made of organic fabric. But this is... More 

Thank marsuthemursu
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant experience with the chef's menu and suggested wines in Ask. The shared wine menu really enhanced the culinary experience to excellent :)

Thank annakosonen
Helsinki, Finland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Celebrated my boyfriends birthday. The service was exceptional and very kind. The food and menu was well thought out and every set up was a piece of art work! The whole dining can be compared to a masterpiece symphony with an exciting beginning, accelerating mid and joyful ending! Exciting with ingredients from the very Finnish nature and local production. Loved... More 

Thank HanhHoang
London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

The restaurant Ask was full on the Saturday night we arrived, quite a nice atmosphere. It was a tasting menu which we are not lovers of, we went ahead but we decided not to go for the wine tasting for each course. We ordered a bottle of Vecchio instead, which was out of stock so we went with a Sancerre.... More 

Veikkola, Finland
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I made a dinner reservation for three persons through the restaurants website. I recieved confirmations by both email and textmessages, including warnings of charges for noshow. We visited the restaurant on a Tuesday, and there were only a few other guests when we came. The restaurant is small and cosy, the service was fast, efficient and friendly. The dinner was... More 

1 Thank Olof B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

We had an evening meal here, the quality of food and standard of service can't be faulted. It's a set menu of 8 dishes, plus a few extras. Quantity of each dish is tiny but tasty. 89 euro each plus drinks, so over 200euro so not cheap. The format did not suit us so we wouldn't rush back, but if... More 

Thank 944
Espoo, Finland
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Had very nice dinner - full meny with drinks (wine and cider) - with friend and it was an pleasent experience. You could see, taste and feel the proudness and professionalism of owners and chefs for their very nice restaurant and cuisine. Many different and special falvours and perfect match with a drink, mainly wine that you do not find... More 

Thank Pas12015
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our evening at Ask. The service was fabulous, the menu inventive and delicious, and the atmosphere intimate and welcoming. The staff showed such pride presenting the dishes and we were amazed at how easily we spent over four hours there. Such a treat.

Thank LondonPamela78
Level Contributor
35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant, excellent service and very nice atmosphere. Some dishes too experimental for the sake of experimenting. Not impressive if it does not really give you a special taste or something unique. That said most of the dishes were great. I would go back, but I would try the other Michelin restaurants in Helsinki first...

2 Thank Christian G
Helsinki, Finland
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Great service,great menu composition,excellent choices if wine, god presentation and tempo.extra bonus for the eco touch!

1 Thank joanna c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
European, International, Scandinavian, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vironkatu 8, Helsinki 00170, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: 040 581 8100

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