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Vanha Suurtori 2, Turku 20500, Finland
+358 2 4456400
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Vanha Suurtori 2, Turku 20500, Finland
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Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Simply the best in Turku! Very friendly service and excellent food by the river Aura and next to the Turku cathedral.

3  Thank Heikki K
Reviewed August 19, 2015

A very nice surroundings that really are at it's best on a sunny summer day. The dishes are of high quality and the taste world is broad. Good selection of drinks available.

Thank Jiimies
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Pinella is blessed with a great location by the river Aura, right across the street from the Cathedral. That the food and service were good made it an even better experience. We ordered off the limited lunchtime a la carte menu. The ribs and salmon...More

Thank Ashok-Seenu
Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Everything was Ok, but just ok. Ok food, ok+ service. Nothing special as such. Lunch list had about three options.

Thank Ilma1
Reviewed August 6, 2015

We had a sunday dinner at Pinella last sunday. This is an old but renovated restaurant. Don't know why, but only parts of the restaurant was open, the upper bar was closed for example. The food was average, no surprises. The location of the restaurant...More

Thank bjarne_gallros
Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Lunch menu also available on Saturday, lunch includes coffee. Nice summer terrace by the river, great food, house wine is excellent.

Thank sujarvin
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Excellent location with a terrace by River Aura...you can ser people passing by while eating or having a drink. Good food & bewerage. Service ok for Finland although an a busy day not too attentive. Upstairs bar very cozy.

Thank Susanna S
Reviewed July 12, 2015

Pinella is a very nice restaurant right by the river, very bear the Turku Cathedral. It is not inexpensive (nothing in Finland is) but the food is good and the service is friendly (though a bit slow, as every restaurant in Finland is). The staff...More

Thank rjbose
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

The menu is limited but what they do, they do very well. A must-do restaurant, and I have been here before and I'll be back

Thank Kenneth O
Reviewed June 7, 2015

Great fairly simple but elegant food for luch at amazingly affordable price. Our new favourite for work day lunch out. Well done Pinella!

Thank EmmanuelMTX
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$59 - $73
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vanha Suurtori 2, Turku 20500, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku
  • Phone Number: +358 2 4456400
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Pinella is unique. A contemporary restaurant and bar set within a historic building in the heart of Turku, Pinella seamlessly blends ancient and modern to create a superb, athmospheric riverside venue for drinks, dining and private parties. The restaurant's famous terraces have been imaginatively restored and provide a memorable setting for alfresco entertainment from May to September.
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