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Viikinkiravintola Harald

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$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
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Aurakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
+358 44 7668204
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Turku, Finland
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174 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a restaurant built up aroand the Viking theme. This is visble everywhere in the decoration with stuffed birds and animals, hunting trophys etc. The theme continues in the menu. The food is good but not very special and unfortunately not really worth the fine dining price.

Thank Henrik W
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

An outstanding meal with a great selection any carnivore would love. Food prices slightly more expensive than other local restaurants but worth every penny (or should I say Cent) Must try the crab soup and own branded beer which has a nice touch of honey.

Thank David K
Turku, Finland
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Want to have good food and a Viking experience? Go to Harald! The food is good and pretty cheap, and everything is Viking style: the food, the decoration,the staff... Here you can even taste some wild game meat that Finnish people eat a lot!

Thank Riikka H
Turku, Finland
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128 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Efficient service. Big enough meat dishes and portions. Interesting menu with viking feel and touch. Wooden decoration and relaxing folk music. Harald is popular viking theme restaurant. Good special beers.

Thank SakiJR
Helsinki, Finland
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138 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I visited here with my daughter and his boy friend. I had some doubts about this place but when food start to swarm into table I started to feel that this place has excellent menu with excellent food. We chose the Kings Menu and have to say - it Was ROYAL!!! Starters with fish and Meat Was abdolutely great -... More 

Thank Jouni V
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89 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Spent one night in Turku and wanted to have something local. I'm not sure how close the food really is to what a Viking would have eaten, but I can assure it was very tasty.... I had the lamb stew and my colleague had the Reindeer both of which where absolutely delicious. As soon of the other comment the service... More 

Thank Ctat
Perth, Australia
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

What could have been a good evening was frustrated by the very slow service experienced by our whole group. The food was ok when it arrived but it was a long evening waiting. Maybe they have kitchen limitations but I think they could have done better

Thank Clive M
Sipoo, Finland
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We ate here on a Saturday in July. The place was almost empty, I suppose the fact that it was a nice and warm summer evening, the restaurant is located on the 2nd floor and has no terrace had something to do with it. We had the Feast of the Three Kings -menu and oh boy, did it have a... More 

Thank PMK2014
Turku, Finland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food with good portion size and excellent service. Nice ambience with touches of authenticity to add to the overall theme. Staff very attentive but didn't hover and not intrusive.

Thank Cold_Expat
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We went in Viikinkiravontola Harald during our permanence in Turku. It was monday, so there were not many peple. Every table is well separated from the others, so we consumed the meal intimately. The reastaurant forniture is wooden, tipically of the viking era, decirated with furs, dakkar models, shields and much more objects. Staff is very gentle and careful. The... More 

Thank Mauro Polacco F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $67
European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aurakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku
  • Phone Number: +358 44 7668204
Viking Restaurant Harald. Located right in the heart of the city centre, Viking Restaurant Harald serves up the very finest the forest and waters have to offer - just like in the days of the ancient Northern adventurers. The menu has meat and fish in its many forms, but not even the Vikings would have been to make their epic journeys without a healthy dose of vegetables, not to mention a mouthwatering dessert.Aurakatu 3 20100 Turku. Opening hours mon-thu 11-24, fri 11-01 sat 12-01, sun 15-22

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