Baltic Herring Market on plate

The Helsinki Baltic Herring Market is taking over the restaurants in the Torikorttelit block from 3 to 9 October.

You can identify restaurants taking part in the campaign from the Baltic Herring Market on plate -label. You can download the brochure in PDF format here»

We look forward to seeing you!

The restaurants reserve the right to make changes to prices and other information.


1. Café Engel

Aleksanterinkatu 26
Open Mon–Fri 8 a.m.–9 p.m., Sat 9 a.m.–9 p.m., Sun 10 a.m.–7 p.m.

Fish dishes every weekday. Dishes available from 11 a.m. for €12.30.

Mon 4 October: Salmon, zucchini and hollandaise
Tue 5 October: Pike patties and mashed potatoes
Wed 6 October: Roasted char and lemon risotto
Thu 7 October: Salmon, marinated beans and herbs
Fri 8 October: Fried Baltic herring fillets and mashed potatoes

2. El Fant

Katariinankatu 3
Open Mon–Sat 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Sun 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

Poke bowl with flamed or raw salmon €10 (normally €12.90). 

3. Helsinki Bryggeri Brewhouse 

Sofiankatu 2
Open Tue–Thu 3 p.m.–11 p.m., Fri–Sat noon–midnight

Premium burger, curly fries and draught beer (0.4 l) €20.
Chicken wings (25 pcs) and draught beer (0.4 l) €20.

Campaign dishes available until 10 p.m.

4. La bohème

Katariinankatu 4
Open Tue–Sun 11 a.m.–9 p.m.

IPA-flavoured Finnish pancake, cold-smoked pike and chives sauce €13.

5. Restaurant Savotta

Aleksanterinkatu 22
Open Tue–Thu 4 p.m.–11 p.m., Fri–Sat noon–11 p.m.

Fried rye-breaded Baltic herring fillets, buttery mashed potatoes and dill-and-ramsons pesto €17.90 (G). In addition to the campaign dish, our menu contains plenty of other Finnish fish, meat and vegetarian choices. Also vegan dishes.

6. Robert’s Coffee Jugend

Pohjoisesplanadi 19
Open Mon–Thu 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Fri 10 a.m.–7 pm., Sat noon–7 p.m., Sun noon–6 p.m. 

S-sized coffee or tea and Baltic herring sandwich for discounted price €8.50.

7. Salutorget

Pohjoisesplanadi 15
Open Mon–Thu 11:30 a.m.–10 p.m., Fri 11:30 a.m.–11 p.m., Sat 2 p.m.–11 p.m.

Fried Baltic herring, potato purée and brown butter €15 (normally €21). Mention the Baltic Herring Market when placing your order. 

8. Sandwich club

Sofiankatu 3
Open Tue–Thu 11 a.m.–9 p.m., Fri 11 a.m.–10 pm., Sat noon–10 p.m., Sun noon–5 p.m.

Baltic herring bagel €10.50.

9. Sofia Helsinki

Aleksanterinkatu 28
Open Mon–Fri 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Sofia’s better Baltic herring casserole €12.80. Dish available during lunch from 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

10. Sunn

Aleksanterinkatu 26, 2nd floor
Open Mon–Fri 11 a.m.–3 p.m., Sat–Sun 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Daily Baltic herring dish for lunch on weekdays 11 a.m.–3 p.m. The dish is accompanied by a complimentary cup of coffee or tea.

11. Vaelsa

Pohjoisesplanadi 9
Open Mon–Thu 11 a.m.–10 p.m., Fri 11 a.m.–11 pm., Sat noon–11 p.m., Sun 1 p.m.–9 p.m.

Smoked Baltic herring pizza (tomato sauce, mozzarella, smoked Baltic herring and sour cream) €16.
Traditional fried Baltic herring fillets with mashed potatoes €18.

See the restaurants on a map

You can download the brochure and the map in PDF format here»

Photo: Restaurant Savotta