Ihana Kahvila Helsinki

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Ihana Kahvila – A wonderful place

Ihana kahvila is, like its name suggests, a “wonderful” café, temporarily set up at the edge of town in the Kalasatama area which is under construction at the moment. Being basically a container with a small shop and café in it, this place is really one of a kind. What is really cool about it though is the location: beyond the (festival) area of Suvilahti, across a major development site and all the way at the end of a major graffiti art wall, at the docks – seemingly in the middle of nowhere, yet so close.

The view of Helsinki from there is breathtaking and I could linger in their beanbags or the hammocks for hours while sipping coffee and munching muffins. Really, people, that view!!

It might be a bit of a pain to get there if you don’t have a bike and also with a bike, it is quite the adventure to find it. There are some signs around and directions written on the streets, so keep your eyes open – or just ask. It will be worth it!

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Details about this spot



Nihtikuja, Helsinki

Opening Times

Tue - Sun 11:00 - 19:00


Coffee: € 2.50


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Last Changed Date: 2016-05-19 11:45:13 +0200 (Thu, 19 May 2016)