Hunt for Finnish labour market know-how and the best coffee shop in town

Helsinki nowadays is full of interesting coffee shops. They range from traditional workers hangouts to international chains to artsy, whimsical ones.

More and more, the language of business is English, reflecting the multicultural backgrounds of the owners and workers.

Some recommended Helsinki coffeeshops:

Café Regatta

A beautiful little cafe, known for its traditional cinnamon buns, a finnish favourite. Enjoy the sea view.

Ihana Kahvila

A tiny coffeehouse, located in a harbour area. Outside seating only!


A classic, refined cafe on Esplanadi avenue.

La Torrefazione

”The most passionate baristas in town”.