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Dagmarinkatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 58077707
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good59%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dagmarinkatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there to grab a beer and ended up drinking cocktails. Reasonable prices, great atmosphere. Good first date place

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SadRad123
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Very good cocktail bar, with extensive choices. The bartender was very nice in explaining every thing.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MoHan R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I liked the place itself very much. Staff was very friendly which is luckily is normal in Finland. I like that it is a bit dark inside and you feel a bit like in a cave which I personally love - it adds romance. Also...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Veronica M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Usually the only food options available in Finland at night time are fast-food places, and we wanted something better. We found out Manala is open late and offers proper food. A pleasant surprise! We found ourselves eating almost fine dining quality food at 1am. I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank monnianneli
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

It must have been a testament to the reindeer dish, that our three Finnish friends also chose it, as well as we Australians. The dish is typical of Finnish food, in that they are not large, the flavours are simple, but they combine very well....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Forecaster255340
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Since there was no food option at the National Museum we looked at Google and found this restaurant. The large place was nearly empty. The menu is very Finnish. My wife ordered the Fish Trap (fish of the day which was Whitefish), my son the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

I had a large family dinner in a private room upstairs. The food was good although very old school and traditional looking. Something you could make at home. Unfortunately, the service was worse I’ve ever seen in any respectable restaurant. We were told to start...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank HighSocietyLondon
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I had a dinner in Manala. The food was great and service was nice and fast. The decor is charming and location is good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank niinan2
Reviewed May 2, 2018

The settings are nice and the food is good; nothing extraordinary though. The waiters seem to be busy though. The snails were very good.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Sanski66
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Good food. Nice service and they spoke English and had english menucard - we were 4 people with very different taste and we all got something we liked.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank JetteP22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $44
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dagmarinkatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 58077707
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Finnish and international dishes, pizzas and more. The restaurant and terrace are open every day until late!
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