The Best Truly Local Bars in Helsinki

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Helsinki has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Bar Cón Flemari – My tapas heaven in Helsinki

Bar Cón Flemari – My tapas heaven in Helsinki

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“Bar Cón Flemari” brings the Barcelona mood to Helsinki. Apart from all the delicious Spanish classics, they also have a huge selection of vermouth…

Full Article by Joonas Kervinen

Bar Favela – The colorful side of Töölö

Bar Favela – The colorful side of Töölö

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“Bar Favela” is a great addition to Helsinki’s nightlife. They’re not only a bar w/ awesome cocktails – their food (like the ‘bean bread’) is amazing, too!

Full Article by Janiina Knuutinen

Bar Molotow – Cozy Kallio living room

Bar Molotow – Cozy Kallio living room

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“Bar Molotow” in Kallio, Helsinki, is one of my personal favorites. It’s cozy as well as social, and I really like their beer choice & retro rock spirit.

Full Article by Joonas Kervinen

Bistro Badenbaden – Pop-up beach holiday

Bistro Badenbaden – Pop-up beach holiday

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“Bistro Badenbaden” is on the most popular beach in Helsinki, Hietsu, and it finally got the cafe and restaurant it deserves! Get a strawberry margarita!

Full Article by Markus Veikkolainen

Cafe Lingua – A multilingual Monday meet up

Cafe Lingua – A multilingual Monday meet up

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“Cafe Lingua” is where I like to spend my Monday evenings- where an event for anyone wanting to practice speaking any language takes place, open for all…

Full Article by Aino-Marja Miettinen

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