Ilves

Urho Kekkosen katu 4–6
00100 Helsinki
BOOK A TABLE
/ (09) 774 67425

We are sorry! Restaurant Ilves is closed at the moment.

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

À la carte

Starters

  • Asparagus Vichysoisse 10 €, / 15 € (L,G (also available vegan)

    A chilled asparagus soup topped with marinated asparagus and nut crumble

  • Zucchini Falafels 10 €, / 16 € (D,G,V)

    Baked potato, beetroot-quinoa salad, cumin flavoured creamy oat fraiche, rucola, sun-dried tomatoes and white asparagus

  • Crispy Chicken 10 €, / 16 € (L,G)

    Vinegar based coleslaw and herb mayonnaise

  • Meatballs 10 €, / 16 € (L,G)

    3 or 5 giant meatballs with brandy sauce

Mains

  • Mojo Rojo Salmon 15 € (L,G)

    Mojo rojo marinated salmon fillet, pan-fried asparagus and hollandaise sauce

  • Black Angus Steak 24 €

    200g beefsteak, tomato salsa and basil sauce

  • Asparagus Vichysoisse 10 €, / 15 € (L,G (also available vegan)

    A chilled asparagus soup topped with marinated asparagus and nut crumble

  • Zucchini Falafels 10 €, / 16 € (D,G,V)

    Baked potato, beetroot-quinoa salad, cumin flavoured creamy oat fraiche, rucola, sun-dried tomatoes and white asparagus

  • Crispy Chicken 10 €, / 16 € (L,G)

    Vinegar based coleslaw and herb mayonnaise

  • Meatballs 10 €, / 16 € (L,G)

    3 or 5 giant meatballs with brandy sauce

Sides

  • French fries 5 €
  • Green asparagus and spinach 5 €
  • Green salad 5 €
  • Mac and cheese 5 €
  • Roast new potatoes 5 €

Burgers

  • Black Angus Burger 15 €

    150g burger, brioche bun, aioli, marinated red onion, bacon, Jukola cheddar and rucola

  • Impossible Burger 15 €

    110g Vege burger, brioche bun, aioli, marinated red onion, bacon, Jukola cheddar, rucola and roast peppers

Desserts

  • Cheesecake 9 € (L)

    Peanut butter cheesecake, salted caramel ice cream and caramel sauce

  • Mint Panna Cotta 9 € (D,G,V)

    Marinated strawberries

  • Cheese 10 €

    Two kinds of cheese, assorted nuts and ginger honey jam

  • Sorbet 5 € (D,G,V)

Wines

Wines

Champagnes

  • 78 €

    Champagne Autréau Brut Premier Cru

    Champagne Autréau, Brut Premier Cru, Champagne AOC, Ranska

Sparkling wines

  • 10 € / 12 cl
    55 € / Bottle

    Filipa Pato Rose

    Portugal
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    40 € / Bottle

    Mazel Tov Prosecco

    Vinicola Winepunk, Mazel Tov, IGT Veneto Bianco, Italia
  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    45 € / Bottle

    Vall Dolina Cava Brut Nature Reserva

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

White wines

  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    48 € / Bottle

    Caruso & Minini Cusora Chardonnay

    Sicily
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    60 € / Bottle

    Contrà Soarda Veneto Bianco Soarda Vespaiola

    Contrà Soarda, Veneto Bianco, Breganze Vespaiolo DOC, Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Filipa Pato Bical & Arinto

    Portugal
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Gipsy Wines Monkey Syndicate Riesling

    Gipsy Wines, Monkey Syndicate Riesling, Mosel, Germany
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    42 € / Bottle

    Loimer Lois Grüner Veltliner

    Fred Loimer, Lois Grüner Veltliner, Kamptal, Austria

Red wines

  • 10 € / 12 cl
    60 € / Bottle

    Agricola I Fabbri Olinto Chianti Classico

    Agricola I Fabbri, Olinto, Chianti Classico DOCG, Italy
  • 7 € / 12 cl
    42 € / Bottle

    Árido Malbec

    Árido Wines, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
  • 15 € / 12 cl
    90 € / Bottle

    Aurelio Settimo Barolo

    Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Caruso & Minini Nero D’avola

    Cantina Offida, Nero d'Avola, DOC Sicily
  • 11 € / 12 cl
    68 € / Bottle

    Franck Massard Humilitat

    Franck Massard, Humilitat, DOQ Priorat, Spain
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    60 € / Bottle

    Friedrich Becker Doppelstück Spätburgunder Pinot Noir

    Friedrich Becker, Doppelstück Pinot Noir, Pfalz, Germany
  • 10 € / 12 cl
    60 € / Bottle

    San Cassiano Superiore Ripasso

    San Cassiano, Superiore Ripasso, DOC Valpolicella, Italy
  • 7.5 € / 12 cl
    45 € / Bottle

    Mirko Sella & Viinitie Pegasus

    Italy
  • 8 € / 12 cl
    50 € / Bottle

    Raúl Pérez La Clave

    Spain

Dessert wines

  • 8 € / 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
  • 7 € / 8cl
    25 € / Bottle 0,375

    Saracco Moscato d’Asti

    Paolo Saracco, Mascato d'Asti, Piemonte, Italy
  • 10 € / 8 cl

    Poças Júnior Lbv 2010

    Portugal

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

News

  • 16.3.2020
    Exeptional opening hours
  • 19.2.2020
    New Menu!
  • 3.12.2019
    Opening hours for end of the year
  • 11.9.2019
    New A la Carte
  • 22.8.2019
    Welcome to Ilves!

News

  • 10.4.
    Exeptional opening hours

    We are sorry to inform you that Restaurant Ilves will be closed at the moment.

    Hope to see you soon!

  • 10.4.
    New Menu!

    Our new A la Carte is now available!

    Reserve your seats https://www.ravintolailves.fi/#varaa

     

    See you soon <3

  • 10.4.
    Opening hours for end of the year

    Lunch is on christmas holiday 21.12.-7.1.

    Restaurant is closed 21.12.-26.12., 1.1., 6.1. ja 7.1.

    Daily opening hours:

    27.12.17-00

    28.12.17-00

    30.12. 17-22

    31.12. 17-00

    2.1. 17-22

    3.1. 17-00

    4.1. 17-00

    8.1. lunch and restaurant is back on track!

  • 10.4.
    New A la Carte

    Summer if officially gone, now its time for fall season and tastes!

    Welcome to enjoy the autumn vibes with us, for dinner or a drink.

    We have also added few new wines to our wine menu!

  • 10.4.
    Welcome to Ilves!

    Hi there! We are a small restaurant in Kamppi. Psst Restaurant Ilves has been its place from year 1932!

    Next door you’ll find famous Tavastia club. Thats an awesome landmark.

    We love Finnish four seasons. Our menu is changing with each season, we want our food fresh, local and handmade.

    You are most welcomed to visit us!

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