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Club Helsinki

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405 Columbia St, Hudson, NY 12534 (Columbia and 4th)
+1 518-828-4800
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must stop in to experience this awesome and unique restaurant. This place is a must see. The food and service is definitely worth checking out

Thank edycottrell
Letterkenny, Ireland
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Called in for a bite to eat and we were not disappointed.....very nice food and excellent service from friendly staff made this a most enjoyable evening

Thank Tom F
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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152 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

We would love to have really seen what seemed like a cool space, but the lighting was SO dim that diners were using their phone lights just to get a glimpse at the menu - even with that, still a struggle. Maybe the dark, cool vibe would have worked for us for the music venue, but we simply like to... More 

Thank CEC1024
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3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Held a meeting in this renovated warehouse restaurant , bar and performance space. Cool vibe and nice staff centrally located venue in Hudson , NY.

Thank JBVT
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

As for the club and to see a show it is a wonderful place to be. As for the food, since we don't like the smoked(meat) then it does not fit with our usual food taste but we still had a wonderful time.

Thank Sylvie P
Kansas City
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

It is a block off Warren, the primary street of shops and restaurants. It is a fun atmosphere and the food was delicious. It is a great place for dinner or just to have a drink. It is mainly a southern menu.

Thank Julie S
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Hudson is a small artsy town southeast of Albany NY. I was very surprised to find a place so upbeat and cool in Hudson. The decor inside is great it looks like an older saloon, great woodwork and an amazing bar with wonderful beer selections. The food was good as well. Hard to find Southern type food in upstate NY,... More 

Thank Mammyssucks1
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Wow! Finding great creole food in Hudson NY was a surprise, particularly in a place called Helsinki. Music with combined and separate food venue is the heart of Helsinki. Shrimp and grits, BBQ, and other southern delicacies are crispy, spicy and full of rich flavor. On the night we were there the music was from Beausoleil, the best of New... More 

Thank Harv421
Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Combination of dinner-with-lover and in the background a Tuesday night open-mike, which we visited after the meal. The sound of a full band in the venue-next-door did not disturb our dinner, but it was so engaging that we had to sample it after our dinner. We found the range of the menu wonderful, and tried things from different "traditions" (southern--that's... More 

Thank David T
Long Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We were in Hudson via boat and stopped into Club Helsinki for open mic night on a recommendation. Most acts were pretty good. There were a few people that I wish I could have fast forward that were making a statement via a poem or a power point presentation that I thought was silly. We enjoyed Gorilla Bob who does... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $35
Barbecue, American, Bar
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Columbia St, Hudson, NY 12534
    (Columbia and 4th)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hudson
  • Phone Number: +1 518-828-4800
Serving food and drink inspired by the bounty of the Hudson Valley, Helsinki Hudson houses a beautiful and comfortable Restaurant with outdoor dining during the warmer months in our Courtyard, an intimate Club/Music Venue where performers from all over the world play on a nightly basis and our Ballroom - a gorgeous private event space which is perfect for your wedding or any special occasion.

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