Ilves

Urho Kekkosen katu 4–6
00100 Helsinki
(09) 774 67425

Mon–Thu 11–23 | kitchen open until 22
Fri 11–02 | kitchen open until 24
Sat 18–02 | kitchen open until 24

Restaurant Ilves

Restaurant Ilves, established in 1932, is a 60 seat easygoing à la carte restaurant in the center of Helsinki. Since the 1970 opening of legendary live music venue Tavastia Club, its next door neighbour, Ilves, has become a favourite hang-out for musicians and music lovers alike.

Lunch

G = Gluten-free L = Lactose-free

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Smoked salmon burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Monday, 10.12.

Pork tenderloin, potato wedges and mustard sauce 12€
Porttobello mushroom, feta cheese and roasted zuccini 10€
Shellfish soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Smoked salmon burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Tuesday, 11.12.

Stroganoff and potato puree 11€
Mushroom risotto and rocket-parmesan salad 11€
Spicy squash soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Smoked salmon burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Wednesday, 12.12.

Roasted rainbow trout, potato and dill flavored creme fraiche 13€
Tomato lasagne and basilsauce 10€
Sausage soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Smoked salmon burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Thursday, 13.12.

Chicken breast file, rice and romesco 11€
Chick pea “meat”balls, root vegetable puree and herb-yogurtsauce 10€
Beetroot soup with blue cheese 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Smoked salmon burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Friday, 14.12.

Beef steak, country style potatoes and red wine sauce 15€
Potato and spinich tortilla and tomatosalad (L,G) 11€
Carrot and parsnip soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Cheese burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Monday, 17.12.

Chorizo, bell pepper sauce and pasta 10€
Pan fried halloumi, avocados and salsa 11€
Cream of mushrooms flavored with sherry 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Cheese burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Tuesday, 18.12.

Roasted salmon, potatoe puree and dill cream 13€
Bell pepper risotto, cherry tomatoes and parmesan sauce 11€
Smoked reindeer soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Cheese burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Wednesday, 19.12.

Carelian stew with boiled potatoes 11€
Beetroot lasagne 10€
Finish traditional sausage soup 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Cheese burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Thursday, 20.12.

Soy marinated scampi, vegetable wok and coconut sauce 12€
Pan fried goat cheese and ratatoulle 10€
Cream of potatoes and leeks 9,50€

Monday to thursday 11-15, friday 11-16

All lunch options include a fresh salad table, soup and bread. Salad only 8,50€
Salad and soup of the day 9,50€.

We also serve burgers everyday. This weeks burger is a Cheese burger 13€.

Take-away option is available.

Friday, 21.12.

Confit of duck leg, root vegetable puree and mulled wine sauce 15€
Saffron risotto and pecorino cheese 11€
Cream of jerusalem artichoke 9,50€

À la carte

Starters

  • Three courses 29 €
  • Two courses 25 €
  • “Toast Skagen” 10 € (L)

    Marinated crayfish, lemon cream and rye bread crutons

  • Blue cheese & Endive 10 € (L, G)

    Blue cheese mousse, pear and walnut

  • Reindeer & Cranberry 10 € (L,G)

    Cold smoked reindeer, cranberry mayonnaise and beets

Mains

  • Three courses 29 €
  • Two courses 25 €
  • Carnaroli-rice & Pumpkin 19 €

    Spicy pumpkin risotto, roasted pumpkin and pumpkin seeds

  • Goose & Port wine 19 € (L, G)

    Confit of goose leg, potato puree and port wine sauce

  • Salmon & Rye bread 19 € (L)

    Rye bread mie de pain salmon, fennel and dark dill sauce

Desserts

  • Three courses 29 €
  • Two courses 25 €
  • Chocolate & Buckthorn 10 € (LL)

    Dulcey chocolate tartalet, sea bucktorn sauce and granola

  • 3XCheese 10 €

    Three different cheeses and garnishes

  • Glow wine & Salt caramel 10 € (L,G)

    Glow wine marinated berries, salt caramel mousse and glow wine sauce

Wines

Wines

Champagnes

  • 78 €

    Champagne Autréau Brut Premier Cru

    Champagne Autréau, Brut Premier Cru, Champagne AOC, Ranska

Sparkling wines

  • 50 € / Bottle

    Corte Manzini Fior Di Lambrusco Rosé

    Corte Manzini, Fior di Lambrusco Rosé, Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro DOC, Italia
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Filipa Pato Rose

    Portugal
  • 7.7 € / 12 cl
    48 € / Bottle

    Mazel Tov Prosecco

    Vinicola Winepunk, Mazel Tov, IGT Veneto Bianco, Italia
  • 55 €

    Meyer Fonné Cremant

    France
  • 55 € / Bottle

    Sorelle Bronca Modi Prosecco

    Sorelle Bronca, Modi Prosecco, DOCG Prosecco, Italia
  • 7.7 € / 12 cl
    48 € / Bottle

    Vall Dolina Cava Brut Nature Reserva

    Celler Masia Can Tutusaus, Vall Dolina Brut Nature Reserva, DO Cava, Espanja

White wines

  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Aphros Ten Vinho Verde Loureiro

    Aphros Wine, Ten Vinho Verde, DOC Vinho Verde, Portugal
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    43 € / Bottle

    Caruso & Minini Cusora Chardonnay

    Sicily
  • 9 € / 12 cl
    55 € / Bottle

    Contrà Soarda Veneto Bianco Soarda Vespaiola

    Contrà Soarda, Veneto Bianco, Breganze Vespaiolo DOC, Italy
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    65 € / Bottle

    Erik Texier Mâcon Chardonnay

    Erik Texier, Mâcon Chardonnay , AOC Mâcon, France
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Filipa Pato Bical & Arinto

    Portugal
  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    47 € / Bottle

    First Drop Full Fat White

    First Drop, Full Fat White, South Australia
  • 7.2 € / 12 cl
    60 € / Bottle

    Friedrich Becker Landwein Riesling

    Friedrich Becker, Landwein Riesling, Pfalz, Germany
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Gipsy Wines Monkey Syndicate Riesling

    Gipsy Wines, Monkey Syndicate Riesling, Mosel, Germany
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    43 € / Bottle

    Loimer Lois Grüner Veltliner

    Fred Loimer, Lois Grüner Veltliner, Kamptal, Austria
  • 7.2 € / 12 cl
    45 € / Bottle

    Masia Can Tutusaus Bivac

    Masia Can Tutusaus, Bivac, DO Penedés, Spain
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Simonis Pinot Blanc

    Domaine Étienne Simonis, Pinot Blanc, Alsace, France
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Wild Wein Feinherb Riesling

    Karl Schaefer, Riesling Feinherb, Pfalz, Germany

Red wines

  • 9 € / 12 cl
    56 € / Bottle

    7 Fuentes

    Tenerife
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    62 € / Bottle

    Agricola I Fabbri Olinto Chianti Classico

    Agricola I Fabbri, Olinto, Chianti Classico DOCG, Italy
  • 8.5 € / 12 cl
    53 € / Bottle

    Arendsig Cabernet Sauvignon

    Arendsig, Cabernet Sauvignon Blok A9, Robertson, South Africa
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    42 € / Bottle

    Árido Malbec

    Árido Wines, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
  • 14 € / 12 cl
    85 € / Bottle

    Aurelio Settimo Barolo

    Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Caruso & Minini Nero D’avola

    Cantina Offida, Nero d'Avola, DOC Sicily
  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    47 € / Bottle

    First Drop Full Fat Red

    First Drop, Full Fat Red, South Australia
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    62 € / Bottle

    Franck Massard Humilitat

    Franck Massard, Humilitat, DOQ Priorat, Spain
  • 9 € / 12 cl
    55 € / Bottle

    Friedrich Becker Doppelstück Spätburgunder Pinot Noir

    Friedrich Becker, Doppelstück Pinot Noir, Pfalz, Germany
  • 9 € / 12 cl
    55 € / Bottle

    Heinrich Pinot Noir

    Austria
  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    47 € / Bottle

    Mirko Sella & Viinitie Pegasus

    Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Raúl Pérez La Clave

    Spain
  • 9 € / 12 cl
    55 € / Bottle

    San Cassiano Superiore Ripasso

    San Cassiano, Superiore Ripasso, DOC Valpolicella, Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Vistalba Corte C

    Finca & Bodega Vistalba, Vistalba Corte C, Mendoza, Argentina

Dessert wines

  • 8.4 € / 8 cl

    Carl Loewen Maximin Herrenberg Auslese

    Carl Loewen, Maximin Herrenberg Auslese, Mosel, Germany
  • 10 € / 8 cl

    Gutierrez Colosia Jerez Oloroso Sangre Y Trabajadero

    Spain
  • 10 € / 8 cl

    Poças Júnior Lbv 2010

    Portugal
  • 25 € / Bottle

    Saracco Moscato d’Asti

    Paolo Saracco, Mascato d'Asti, Piemonte, Italy

Grappas

  • 8.5 € / 4 cl

    Grappa Di Dolcetto

    Marolo, Piemonte, Italy
  • 8.5 € / 4 cl

    Grappa Di Moscato

    Marolo, Piemonte, Italy
  • 8.5 € / 4 cl

    Marolo Grappa Di Barolo

    Marolo, Piemonte, Italy

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