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El Karim

Middle Eastern Restaurant and Falafel Restaurant · Käpylä
Koskelantie 52, 00610 Helsinki, Finland
Hours:
Likely open (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 1:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Sun
    • Noon–8:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
  • Tue
    • Noon–9:00 PM
  • Wed
    • Noon–8:00 PM
  • Thu
    • Noon–2:00 PM
    • 4:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Fri
    • Noon–8:00 PM
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
No
7.1/10

Based on 27 votes

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  • Ranked #3 for Middle Eastern restaurants in Helsinki
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    Stefan G.
    "Best freakin kebab in finland!!! IF You like spicy that is..."(2 Tips)
    Ramu R.
    "The onely authentic Egyptian food in town must try the shish kebab!!"(3 Tips)
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  • finland
  • authentic
  • shish kebabs
  • fresh baked breads
  • spicy food
  • falafel
  • Hany R.
    The first lap kapsalon in town and the best so far must try it
    Hany Ramadan · 2 weeks ago
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  • Hany R.
    Every thing is fresh and the best oriental taste especially made for you
    Hany Ramadan · November 13, 2015
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  • Nikke
    You have to wait for the meat dishes, but falafel is served quickly and it's good!
    Nikke · August 7, 2014
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  • Oskari P.
    Try something with falafel and eggplant.
    Oskari Pirttikoski · June 29, 2014
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  • Pertti
    Avoid at least the basic kebab portions! The sauce was simply way too hot, which rendered the five take away portions almost uneatable. :(
    Pertti · April 4, 2014
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  • Jenni F.
    A shabby place with some great falafel.
    Jenni Frilander · April 1, 2014
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  • Erik P.
    Falafel & fuul dish was excellent!
    Erik Plankton · March 25, 2014
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  • Marko R.
    The worst restaurant visit ever - avoid if you value your health and hygiene!
    Marko Repo · October 23, 2013
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  • Karthik B.
    Best authentic food.. It was so delicious.. Loved the fresh bread..
    Karthik BR · August 5, 2013
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  • Ramu R.
    The onely authentic Egyptian food in town must try the shish kebab!!
    Ramu R · December 20, 2011
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  • Stefan G.
    Best freakin kebab in finland!!! IF You like spicy that is...
    Stefan Gustafsson · February 20, 2011
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  • John F.
    This is the only real falafel in Finland, as far as I know.
    John Fail · September 13, 2010
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  • Kimmo R.
    Hyvää egyptiläistä ruokaa ja persoonallista palvelua. Tutustumisen arvoinen paikka ehdottomasti!
    Kimmo Rantala · September 21, 2014
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  • Jussi R.
    mm. kofta kebab todella hyvää. palvelu samoin todella asiakaslähtöistä ja jotenkin kotoisaa. hyvä meininki. lapsiystävällinen pienuudestaan huolimatta.
    Jussi R. · August 16, 2014
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  • Esa S.
    Erinomainen, persoonallinen ravintola. Joskus joutuu odottamaan, mutta kannattaa!
    Esa Suominen · February 3, 2014
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