Restaurants in Helsinki - Bistro ELO and Lounge & Bar SUO

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VALO’s restaurants in Helsinki are at your service from sunrise to sundown. Bistro ELO is a Nordic restaurant in Helsinki’s Ruskeasuo, where you can enjoy wonderful Nordic flavours and a casual atmosphere. The bistro serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Lounge & Bar SUO, on the other hand, is a sheltered and homely oasis that charms its guests with its down-to-earth and mystical atmosphere. You can enjoy treats from the bistro kitchen, sip fresh cocktails with friends, or even spend a remote working day.

Hotel breakfast

Our breakfast is based on “Less is more” thinking, emphasising on quality. We want an energising start to the day with a delicious hotel breakfast. We have plenty of vegan options as well.

Opening hours:

Mon-Fri 6.30-9.300
Sat-Sun 8.00-11.00

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Bistro ELO’s lunch includes a salad buffet, two warm food options, coffee/tea, and a small sweet treat. On Fridays, we also serve dessert.

Opening hours:
Buffet lunch, Mon-Fri 11.00-13.30
Soup and salad lunch, Mon-Fri 11.00-15.00

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Bistro ELO serves a wonderful a la carte menu filled with fresh ingredients and pure Nordic tastes. Come by for a delicious 3-course menu or enjoy a quick dinner, the food is prepared with love, and each dish is selected with great care. You can check the a la carte menus on the Bistro ELO website.

Opening hours:

Mon-Thu 17.00-22.00 (kitchen open until 21.30)
Fri-Sat 17.00-23.00 (kitchen open until 22.00)
Sun closed


Lounge & Bar SUO

The Lounge & Bar SUO, located within the premises of VALO, is a cosy, secluded, and homely oasis that captivates its guests with its earthy and mystical atmosphere! You can enjoy bistro-style offerings or sip refreshing drinks with friends in the laid-back bar. SUO is the perfect place to host casual after-work gatherings at the end of the day.

Opening hours:
Wed-Thu: 18.00-00.00
Fri-Sat: 18.00-01.00
Sun: 17.00-22.00


VALO Rooftop Terrace

Enjoy music, refreshing drinks, and memorable sunsets at the VALO Rooftop Terrace in Helsinki! The terrace is located on the roof of VALO Hotel & Work, next to our famous wellness area.

The summer has great music, a cheerful atmosphere, and high-quality drinks. Bar SUO’s bartenders serve refreshing summer drinks!

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Hotel Breakfast

Explore our hotel breakfast at Bistro ELO site.

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Bistro ELO

Bistro ELO offers fresh Nordic tastes at breakfast, lunch and dinner.


Lounge & Bar SUO

Cosy atmosphere, tasty cocktails and delicious snacks.