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Cafe Art

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
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Laentinen Rantakatu 5, Turku 20100, Finland
+358 40 1583383
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Baulkham Hills, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was fantastic and so was the brownie. Sadly I was looking for a big cooked breakfast and they had delicious looking sweets and pastries. So delicious

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

Art is a beautiful old cafe located next to the river in the central of Turku. At the summer they have tables outside too, but the inside of the cafe is also really nice and old fashioned. They have salty and sweet snacks and excellent coffee and tea.

Thank Riikka H
Turku, Finland
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Very good Café. Quite roomy and nice location by the river. They have exhibition of Art also and paintings are for sale.

Thank Mikko R
Turku, Finland
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Cafe Art is know for great cups of coffee! It is well deserved and I did enjoy them too. These days I drink only tea, so I was really surprised to see that they also have great tea selection. They have teas from "Teepolku" ("tea path" in english), a great tea supplier in Turku, like Lapsang souchon (forgive my misspelling... More 

Thank Arackhaen
Helsinki, Finland
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Popped in just before closing time on a Sunday. Greeted by friendly staffmembers, and the place had a lovely, a bit old-fashioned atmosphere. We had two kinds of tea, very tasty! I especially recommend the orange and ginger rooibos. We also had the salmon sandwhich, which was delicious. Very nice place for a cup of coffee or tea.

Thank Camilla L
Turku, Finland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Just adorable! You must visit this place and have coffee or cake (or both)! :) During the summer, it makes beautiful terrace next to the Aura river.

Thank vanjollino
Turku, Finland
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

There isn't really much more to say about Cafe Art. Their baristas have been selected best in Finland for years in a row so go and see if that holds up.

1 Thank Samu K
Helsinki, Finland
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Good coffee, awesome cakes and pastries and a nice, quiet environment. What more could you ask for? The location is wonderful too in case you manage to get a table outside, looking on the river.

Thank elsewherehki
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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Really good quality coffeeplace with lovely pastries. Also a really nice place to sit down and chat with friends.

Thank jepujepujeejee M
Montreal, Canada
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

On a rainy day we spent an hour relaxing with good coffee and nice books. It was very popular and busy, but there were lots of tables. There is also a very nice area outside along the water, that would have been perfect had it been sunny.

Thank MeghanD4

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $22
Cafe, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laentinen Rantakatu 5, Turku 20100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku
  • Phone Number: +358 40 1583383

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