Taste of Helsinki is a culinary festival, which takes you on a journey through the gourmet flavours of the city. We are proud to present some of the best Finnish restaurants and chefs, who will be preparing a sumptuous feast, just for you. Restaurant menus will be published 1.5.

All food and drinks served at Taste of Helsinki are purchaser with Markka. You can exchange Euro for Markka at our Taste of Helsinki Bank or from our roaming exchange staff.

Food made with love, care & respect for the produce, the nature & the environment.

Cooking with seasonal and fresh ingredients, matched perfectly with the right wines.

Demo, a balsy demonstration of culinary vision.

High-quality and reasonably priced European food, not forgetting our Finnish origins.
A relaxed dining experience with a carefree and cheerful atmosphere.

Farang brings flavor to the plate, with a harmony of Southeast Asian flavours.

Real ingredients, full flavours, history and present. Tasty food always tells a story.

Unique street food concept, Hot Dog and Lobster, with high quality ingredients!

Delicacies from local ingredients for Scandinavian taste

Postres is a smart, casual and intimate oasis of good food, a Michelin-starred meal complemented with relaxed and first-rate service.

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Smakbyn brings Åland to Helsinki! Enjoy our food made with local ingredients and a lot of love.


Besides enjoying fabulous food, you can also visit several features of the event, which include:


Electrolux Chef’s Secrets
Chef’s Secrets offers visitors a unique opportunity to cook alongside members of the Finnish Culinary team in our very own cookery school.

Electrolux Taste Theatre
This is where the capital’s culinary greats take to the stage and share their secrets, show off their skills and dish up some top tips with exciting demonstrations.


Paulig cafe

One can always experience and enjoy more!

Be enchanted by the elegant taste of the new Presidentti Special Blend 2014, a flowery taste meets the opulence of ripe berries. At the same time get to know the taste selection of Paulig Cupsolo – one cup at the time. Round off your Taste of Helsinki experience with Paulig coffee.


Taittinger Champagne bar

”The sparkling bubbles are the soul of champagne, in them glints a hint of magic.” Champagne, the queen of all spirits, should be part of all elaborate festivities. Vibrant, glamorous, delicious and special depicts Taittinger.


Kukko bar

Get the taste of summer’s most refreshing drinks at Laitilan Wirvoitusjuomatehtaan’s Kukko Bar and indulge in our new malts! You are very welcome to taste our new delicious beers such as unfiltered Kukko Vehnä and Kievari Ameriikan Ale as well as other beverages that give you a summery taste experience.


Taste of Helsinki is open for lunch and dinner on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and brunch on Sunday. You buy a ticket for the session that you would like to attend.

Entrance 17 € (Gate price 23 €)
Entrance + 25 mk 38 €
Taittinger package 53 € (+10 mk at tasting)
Buy tickets

Note! An additional € 2-3 booking fee will be charged by Tiketti.

Opening times

thu 12.6 fri 13.6 sat 14.6 sun 15.6


Taste of Helsinki is located in the Kansalaistorin puisto in Helsinki city centre. Access to the park is behind Musiikkitalo, which is a short walk from both the main train station and the bus station.


Barry & Mira MacNamara
+358 (0) 45 887 3220

Press enquiries:
Stella Harasek
+358 (0) 44 505 7444

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