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Ristorante Gastone

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Korkeavuorenkatu 45, Helsinki 00130, Finland
+358 9 666116
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hong Kong, China
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having had tartar (salmon, beef), my wife has developed a liking to raw meat, and (we did not find any good value tartar around our hotel, and most places seemed overpriced), I tried a simple search, which returned a listing for fish tartar at the Ristorante Gastone... At the restaurant, we were warmly greeted by the hosts, with all the... More 

Thank KevinLeung888
Bengaluru, India
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a full gamut Italian restaurant. Does not serve Pizza's and has a poor choice for vegetarians. Good wines available.

Thank Chandra_Guntury
Florence, Montana, United States
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Not typical Italian food. I had a dish with salmon/shrimp/mussels/crayfish. The crayfish had a smoky flavor and was delicious. The salmon cooked perfectly. Mussels were a little grainy. The atmosphere was nice and quiet. Good place to catch up with friends.

Thank Heather S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

My wife and I visited this restaurant in January 2017. We had starters, main course, dessert and a bottle of wine. The food was really good (though not extraordinary) but we really appreciated the service we got. It was perhaps a bit on the slower side, but we weren't in a hurry and didn't really pay attention to the time.When... More 

Thank Stefan H
Brisbane, Australia
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130 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Went there for dinner and not overly impressed. We had three courses and a bottle of wine for 133 Euros so not really cheap. The first 2 courses were quite tasty but very small. My steak was average compared with what we have back home I Australia. The service was quite ordinary and the time between courses was far too... More 

Thank Noel W
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262 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

We have been to this place for a business dinner and we tried the dome antipasti and pasta. The food is ok, nothing special and the pasta was over cooked for Italian taste. The wine list is ok and the service was nice.

Thank filobraccs
Helsinki, Finland
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I'll need to come back here. I only had antipasti and risotto and would like to take the full dinner experience some day. Carpaccio was great. It's one of the dishes that tells the quality of the place and they got a good set here. My wife's scallop portion was bit small but very tasty. Her pasta (Pasta Del Mandriano)... More 

Thank Jayman63
Tallinn, Estonia
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

I really like italian food and this restuarant really surprised me. They had somewhat nordic touch to the dishes but the original idea was well followe. My antipasti as smoked scallops were excellent and the chargrilled veal liver very gently cooked and delicous. The courses were big enough to skip primi. Their chocolate salami was also nice but nothing too... More 

Thank MSander
Oulu, Finland
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139 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

We had a dinner with our friends on Saturday evening at Ristorante Gastone, a place that is nicely located near the city-center, behind the Esplanadi Park. Restaurant is plain, pretty open space. Since it was more or less full of groups, possibly having their Christmas Parties (?), the noise level emerged rapidly. We ordered a menu of three meals (a... More 

Thank Anssi P
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I expected more from this restaurant. Since we were there, menu was much better as this time. It was strict. Starters were nothing special and there was only four main course to choose. If you don't like liver or you're not a vegetarian, only choice is choose deer or arctic salmon. I choose a salmon as a starter and it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $25
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korkeavuorenkatu 45, Helsinki 00130, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 666116

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?