Eat & Drink

Refill your energy meter

Messukeskus Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre has renewed their selection of restaurants within the venue. Meals are served during the day and in the evening, but snacks and beverages are now available around the clock – good news for those gaming until the early hours of the morning! Menus have also been expanded to include a wider variety of drinks and ice cream, among other things.

Restaurant opening hours

Eat & Meet
Fri 3 pm – 9 pm, Sat 12 noon – 9 pm, Sun 12 noon – 4 pm

Fri 3 pm – 9 pm, Sat 3 pm –  9 pm, Sun 11 am – 4 pm
Porridge breakfast available on Sat and Sun 8 am – 11 am

Fri 5 pm – 1 am, Sat 5 pm – 1 am, Sun 9:30 am – 5 pm
Kitchen open until 12 midnight

Helsinki Cafe
Fri 3 pm – 9 pm, Sat 9:30 am – 9 pm, Sun 9:30 am – 5 pm

Open Lobby
Fri 24/7, Sat 24/7, Sun 24/7

Fri 3 pm – 12 midnight, Sat 9 am – 2 am, Sun 9 am – 6 pm

Fri 3 pm – 10 pm, Sat 8 am – 10 pm, Sun 8 am – 6 pm

Restaurants in the area

For those looking for more variety, there are several restaurants and cafes around Pasila railway station.

Nepalese restaurant Mero-Himal
Veturitori 2

Pasilan Pizza Kuningas
Asemapäällikönkatu 3

Thai Asia Take-Away
Ratamestarinkatu 3

Opastinsilta 10

Stores and services within the temporary Pasila railway station 

R-Kioski ja Subway

Please note that the ongoing renovations at the Pasila railway station may affect opening hours.

Grocery stores in the area

Grocery stores in Pasila and their opening hours

Stores within the Pasila railway station

Ratapihantie 3

K-market Pasaati
Asemapäällikönkatu 3

Restaurants and services on map

Other services

Water stations

There are three water stations at the venue. One is located in the lobby of Siipi, another one near the midpoint of the Lower Gallery, and the last one near the staircase and entrance to Hall 5 in the Upper Gallery. Please note that there are no cups available at water stations.


Pasilan Apteekki
Ratapihantie 9
Mon – Fri 7:30 am – 7 pm
Sat 10 am – 4 pm
Sun closed

Yliopiston Apteekki
Mannerheimintie 96
Open 24/7