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“Ok food, too little room to eat”
Review of Toscanini

Toscanini
Ranked #138 of 1,693 Restaurants in Helsinki
Price range: $6 - $66
Cuisines: Italian, Cafe, Wine Bar
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighborhood: Kampinmalmi
Description: Our restaurant has received its cheerful and relaxed atmosphere from Tuscany, Italy. Here we offer you a modern, country style kitchen under the Tuscan lilies. Our menu is based on the most essential elements of Italian kitchen, such as olive oil, herbs, tomatoes and Tuscan cheeses and cold cuts. Eat, drink and enjoy italian warmth in the heart of Helsinki! Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Ok food, too little room to eat. People are sitting next to each other without privacy.

Traditional Italian dishes but something is missing...

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Thank Tomppa P
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

When you travel to different places their idea of service or italian food (or any kind other than what the country is known for) is different. We had the classic pasta with smoked ham, spinach and ricotta cheese and it was "OK" but nothing to write home about. A friend got a dish with mussels and lamb shared the mussels and they were "ok". Service was ok too but the place was almost empty for late lunch (230pm). When we sat down we were wondering if they were going to wait on us..after they finally did they were more responsive. Overall would I return - maybe to try the artic char but for Italian food I'm more inclined to venture out into town farther.

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Thank Jay M
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Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

I made the mistake of dining here since it happened to be in the hotel and it seemed to have quite a few customers.

I had three dishes:
- caprese salad. They screwed this up by cooking the tomatoes! In addition the description vaunted the 8 year old ages balsamic vinegar on this dish. In practice they provide 2 drops which lasts you're first 2 bites.
- a pasta dish which was god awful
- Tiramesu - pretty average but hard to mess up.

Service was appalling. aAfter seating me it took them 15 minutes to ask me if i wanted a drink. Same delay between courses and at end of meal before coming back to you so you can ask for a check, and then again for the check. Took 30 mins just to pay after eating when you add delay to ask for check and delay to get check! The waiters here belong in the kitchen washing dishes. Not in a customer facing role.

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Reviewed August 30, 2013

I ve never eaten that bad meal. Carpaccio doesnt seem to be a real carpaccio. Only salmon. Its not Italian restaurant. Its fake Italian restaurant.

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Thank Bubelissimo
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Reviewed August 29, 2013

The service was friendly and not rushed. Meal was relaxed and enjoyable. The flavours were well blended and the wine selection was excellent

1  Thank TL C
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