Restaurant Arthur Helsinki has been operating since 1927, whereupon the eatery that gained great popularity was called Hospiz. The writer Aino Kallas told reporters in a book that of all the restaurants in Helsinki, she missed Hospiz the most, due to its good, simple, and personalized home-cooked food. Restaurant Arthur has been operating in its location since 1957, and its popularity as a lunching restaurant, as well as a private and corporate function venue in Helsinki, goes on. Restaurant Arthur's central location, relaxed atmosphere, wonderful kitchen and three private cabinet rooms, for altogether 100 people, provide a high quality setting for cabinet dinners, special occasions and various events.
In addition, Restaurant Arthur Helsinki serves authentic Finnish cuisine, the traditional May Day lunches, Mother's and Father's Day lunches, Christmas parties and Christmas table are well known concepts. During the planning of the menus and food lists, attention is paid to the season and seasonal products, lamb is always served at Easter, May Day lunches include herring and other May Day treats, a delicious Mother Day cake is baked for Mother's Day, Father’s Day brunches provide more substantial food and the Christmas table is adorned with traditional Finnish Christmas delicacies, such as rosolli, ham and a variety of casseroles.
Monday 06:30 to 14:00
Tuesday - Friday 06:30 to 21:00
Saturday 06:30 to 11:00
Sunday 07:30 to 11:00
Please note, that the restaurant serves on request outside the opening hours, contact our sales! Opening hours may also be different on high seasons.
Led by Chef Jorma Bogdanoff, our chefs prepare a hearty breakfast buffet on a daily basis, as well as a delicious buffet lunch. The lunch table has the soup of the day and three other main course options, in addition to a comprehensive salad bar. The A la carte menu contains fresh salads, creamy soups, warm fish and meat dishes, for both small and large appetites, as well as mouth-watering desserts. A special mention must go out to two of our most popular servings- creamy salmon soup and Arthur's traditional pepper steak. Meals can be rounded off with wines especially selected by our restaurant manager. The comfortable restaurant environment and our good value for money and service stand up to comparison with the fierce competition of the other restaurants in Helsinki. Weekly lunch menu is available.
In addition to the A la carte dishes, Restaurant Arthur also serves a traditional ArthurMenu, as well as a HelsinkiMenu, prepared from domestic raw materials, delicacies of Finnish cuisine. HelsinkiMenu will appeal, in particular, to tourists who would like to enjoy well-known Finnish delicacies, such as salmon, reindeer, wild mushrooms and berries. Check this seasons HelsinkiMenu at Restaurant Arthur Helsinki.
Our cosy 240 seat restaurant, under the glow of crystal chandeliers, is a wonderful location to celebrate corporate events, doctoral defence celebrations, Christmas parties, weddings, memorial events, and other family celebrations. Our website contains pre-ordered menus of different price ranges and contents, although our chef can also plan servings according to the theme of a celebration, the customers' wishes and budget. With decades of experience, we are able to cater for large groups of diners, quickly and skilfully. Restaurant Arthur Helsinki is a legendary dining location, where a traditional style is carried on from one decade to another. You are warmly welcome!
In connection with accommodation, the hotel reception will provide you with a food voucher, with which you will receive a EUR 3.00 reduction on à la carte main courses at Restaurant Arthur.
Wishing you pleasant moments at Restaurant Arthur Helsinki!
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