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Pikisaarentie 2, Oulu 90100, Finland
+3588376628
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food, great scenery, well worth a visit

Sokeri-Jussin Kievari serves food typical for Oulu region. Some might call it a bit retro or old-fashioned but there is no denying that the end result is tasty. When you combine that with a very nice location and great scenery, you come up with a restaurant definitely worth a visit when in Oulu.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Oulu, Finland
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Veghel
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

Nicely located, typical local atmosphere, typical old style dishes, but of average quality, but reasonably priced.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Even though the concept of this restaurant is good, they could be so much better. Food they prepare is following traditional Northern Finnish cuisine, but the way they make the food is poor. Food is tasteless (except deserts) and lacks ambition. I am a Finnish national myself and a food enthusiast. Finnish food can bevery delicious when it's done properly,... More 

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Oulu, Finland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Sokeri-Jussin Kievari serves food typical for Oulu region. Some might call it a bit retro or old-fashioned but there is no denying that the end result is tasty. When you combine that with a very nice location and great scenery, you come up with a restaurant definitely worth a visit when in Oulu.

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Oulu, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This restaurant called Sokeri Jussin Kievari has very special atmosphere. Old -fashioned, traditionell Finnish restaurant.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They serve traditional Finnish meals - both meat and fish dishes - with a vegetarian option. It is not cheap - but, hey - the meals and the atmosphere are great. The restaurant has a good location close to center of Oulu - it is within a walking distance from major hotels in the town.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Enjoyed eating here; great location, has a nice feel to the place inside. Food was great; nothing too fancy but good, honest food, good fish and some traditional Finnish dishes. Not cheap but I'd say reasonable value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Great restaurant with vegetarian option. Only a little expensive.It is also an important part of Oulu's history and culture, plus it's in a great place.

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Oulu, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

It's been a while since I visited here, but then the food was good and carefully prepared. The building is another matter altogeher. An old wooden house, which gives the food some extra flavor perhaps.

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Hsinchu, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Good service. Good recommendation of meal selection. We had the traditional grandma's dishes and main course (lamb is nice). A bit of the appetizers (reindeer tartar and soup) and desserts (kainuun kaiho & oulun kuutamo). Dim light, wooden floor, low ceiling, very warm and snuggling sitting in the restaurant.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a restaurant I take my foreign friends to eat Finnish food. The list has a lot of choices, not pricy at all. A very nice old log house with terraces for warm summer days on a picturesque island. Great atmosphere due to old traditional interior.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pikisaarentie 2, Oulu 90100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Northern Ostrobothnia Region  >  Oulu
  • Phone Number: +3588376628
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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