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Virgin Oil Co.

Mannerheimintie 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 10 7664000
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good51%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (81 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mannerheimintie 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked the decoration, the food..very comfortable chairs, not very easy to find in other restaurants..I loved it!!

Thank Maria Manuela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here yesterday and service was quite ok. Luca pizza was simple but too large for me. Also wife's Tuoni e Fulmini pizza was exclent and large enough. Our waiter, Irene, was extremely active and checked at least ten times is everything ok. Red wine...More

Thank FinnHelsinki
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was lovely, it seemed authentic, the wine was a great compliment to the food and the service was good. The waitress was great in providing vegetarian dish recommendations from the menu. The decor is a great - abit quirky but cool and historic....More

Thank AM-AM-Travellers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service is superb, waitress was friendly and attentive. The restaurant is big with cozy cellar style decoration. This city is very expensive so dont expect to go somewhere cheap. Attached is my bill and the order. I recommend this place.

Thank Arabianman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here 8 years ago on a cold winter night, drenched and starving. I had always remembered this place because the pizza i had was soo good! Today, I was back in Helsinki and went about to look for this place again. It is a...More

Thank Marchola
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was quite full. When we arrived, we were first seated next to the entrance, as I do not like to sit where alot of people walk by I asked to change the seating immidiately. The staff then gave us more comfortable seats. For...More

Thank mingaup
Reviewed May 22, 2017

we were really impressed with the service (which is hard to find in Helsinki): really fast and friendly. the fod was delicious( we took a great steak and grilled salmon). it has a convenient location too, close to the shopping area

Thank jeshunter897
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Relaxed, upscale atmosphere. Dark interior. Italian style dishes, very good food. Would say prices are high, but this is the "Times Square" area of Helsinki.

Thank emmdeeceee
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

I ate here twice with friends during my stay in Helsinki. I loved the atmosphere and vibe. Interesting building inside and out. Food and wine was both excellent. Happy to recommend and I'll certainly be visiting again.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and very nice people. The food is tasty and the soup was amazing. Defiantly worth a while.

Thank Omri L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mannerheimintie 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighborhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 10 7664000
The only restaurant in the heart of Helsinki that combines American-Italian food, amazing live gigs and a laid-back bar atmosphere. Pizza from a wood burning oven, wine from the barrel, live music upstairs.
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