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Kalastajan Koju Savonlinna

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Kauppa Tori, Savonlinna 57100 , Finland
+358 44 093 2852
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious Muikkus

I ordered "Muikkus with blue cheese" because I wanted to try this combination, what sounds a bit strange for me. It was a big surprise, total delicious!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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NRW
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I ordered "Muikkus with blue cheese" because I wanted to try this combination, what sounds a bit strange for me. It was a big surprise, total delicious!

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Oulu, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Located at the heart of the Savonlinna market place, "the fisherman's stall" offers delicious Baltic herring, salmon etc as part of both traditional and innovative entrees.

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Enjoying a quick portion of vendace fish in a pouring rain in a tent by the riverfront was a memorable experience itself and the food was good too, just a bit over-priced.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We visit Savonlinna every summer and never miss our favourite muikku-restaurant. This summer it again was perfect but seems that others have also noticed this great place and service was much slowlier than before. But nevermind because the food was so good. Teenager had fish soup and loved it. We adults had again our regular: Muikku with salad and blue... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Decent vendace at the market square, right on the water. Attracve location, basic vendace. Good baisc taster.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Overall: 4-5 Comments: this seasonal muikku (Finnish lake sardinit-ish) joint by the market in Savonlinna serves the best muikku, or so it seems. Muikku is probably caught nearby. My favorite is the tortilla muikku. 2 off. Reservation: No - crowded when the weather is at its best. Location: 4-5, central Savonlinna Menu: 4 Knowledge: 4 Originality: 5 Presentation: 5 Taste:... More 

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Varkaus, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Ate there with my son,who isn't "a fisfhfan", meaning normally he doesn't eat fish at all. I got a real big muikku portion and he wantef to taste. Even him liked those,and I loved. They were much more better than in Kuopio marketplace. So crispy and full of butter. You can't get better. The place is wonderful,beside the bridge and... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

great location in the market square, just in the heart of the town, next to the lake. fresh fish and always excellently prepared. reasonable prices and very good service, so I can only recommend, as a very nice summer restaurant.

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Europe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

For a quick bite to eat, at reasonable (FOR FINLAND) prices this is fine. 90% of the menu is made up of muikku / vendice / vendace dishes (the little butter-fried white fish which you'll smell as soon as you get off the bus, train or taxi when you arrive here). We have to say that they weren't the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We went with kids to this restaurant by the market area. Best choice ever! The vendice was truly delicious and the kids loved it too. This is a outdoor restaurant, the premises are neat, nothing too fancy. Place was pretty full, so we had to wait a while to get our dishes, but it was worth waiting!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kauppa Tori, Savonlinna 57100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Eastern Finland  >  The Lakelands  >  Savonlinna
  • Phone Number: +358 44 093 2852

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  • Cuisine: European, Scandinavian

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