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Smor

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European, Scandinavian
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Laentinen Rantakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
02-5369444
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Understated and well presented restaurant in the basement of a building along the river in Turku. Great food, excellent wines and the nicest service. Loved the sugar and salt cured salmon. Yum!

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Thank JTreloar
Geneva, Switzerland
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502 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We entered this restaurant a bit by chance because many others around were full and didn't regret this "choice" at all Both starters and mains were very good, tasty, and well presented. They explained that their summer menu was a bit more "tourist oriented" that that their usual choice but everything was very well mastered if not fully original. The... More 

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Perth
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was amazing for the flavoursome, fresh, healthy yummy food. Both appetizer and main meal were excellent. There were four people in our party and we all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Great service too.

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Melbourne, Australia
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We had a private room in the basement and the atmosphere was fantastic. They have private cellar rooms suited for 4 to 10 people which have arched ceilings and great atmosphere. The food was high quality and the knowledge of the staff very good

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Thank Tim T
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Walk a few steps below street level to a cellar that has been transformed into a comfortable dining space. I had a three course lunch with friends. The food is creative and seasonal, beautifully cooked and innovative in presentation. An explosion of flavours in your mouth. The staff are delightful and personable. l would love to return one day :)

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Espoo, Finland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

2 times out of 3 Smör has been very good. One time the food was average but still good with normal standards.

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Thank SudenHetki
Bergen, Norway
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

I was here on business dinner. The restaurant is a place with atmosphere. Service was efficient and friendly. We went for the 4-course surprise menu with the accompanying wine package. In addition to the four courses there were also small courses in between. AS starter we had bread and some soup, main course was deer with some mushrooms, and desert... More 

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Stockholm
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1,037 reviews
639 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

I was happy when my planned lunch and dinner plans at the restaurant met me with sign closed Monday. A few hundred meters walk along the beautiful river Aura I found a Scandinavian fine dining hidden in a vaulted cellar location.Here you will get talented cooked food with ingredients from local producers.The menu varies according to season.Simple but stylish presentations.

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Thank Phayao13
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41 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Smör is really cozy scandinavian restaurant offering a lot of stuff from local producers. Good selection of wines as well. Absolutely worth a visit!

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Thank nikok769
Finland
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant and we were very satisfied with everything: the food, the service and the ambience. We had small blinis with whitefish roe, smetana and red onion as a starter. The blinis were crispy and perfectly fried. Then poached whitefish with creamy crayfish sauce. Mouthwatering ! Add a couple of glasses of cool white... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laentinen Rantakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku
  • Phone Number: 02-5369444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?