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Suvantokatu 12, Joensuu, Finland
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent food in small and relaxed dining area. Friendly service. Location could be more central, but good enough. Worth recommending!

Thank Jukka J
Joensuu, Finland
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69 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Joensuu. They have really well prepared food and every part of it is amazing. Food is fresh and waiters are really nice!

Thank HannuV
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food but as fine-dining is often are the dishes very small. Very nice restaurant and has lots of Finland touch in the interior design.

Thank Janne L
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Had a small family gathering (8 persons) at Kielo. Due to taste and allergies we had quite a few requests to the kitchen, but from our very first contact the restaurant had a very open minded and accommodating approach: We called in advance to do the reservation and to investigate possibilities for setting our own menu for the evening. As... More 

Thank cirlu
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is nice and frendly restaurant near Joensuu center. I have visited there often and there has been always good meal. Price is reasnable.

Thank Kari R
Wijnegem, Belgium
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

A very warm welcome in perfect English puts everybody immediately at ease. Nice background music, elegant and still very natural decor and good lighting make a nice setting and the idea of having long curtains in between the tables gives you the privacy that you hardly find elsewhere. The menu changes every second month so it's worthwhile going regularly as... More 

Thank Kurt K
Southampton, United Kingdom
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226 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

This is a small cosy restaurant, not that far away from the square in the center of the town. The staff greet you immediately on arriving, and are very polite and attentive. The menu is wide ranging enough for most people's needs. If you are a vegetarian however, you might find it limited. (This is common feature of all restaurants... More 

Thank Paul H
Joensuu, Finland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Food is better than homemade which is big difference to other restaurants in Joensuu. Prices might be higher than in chain restaurants but dishes are big enough and full of Finnish flavour.

Thank Jusa P
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The food was delicious and the service good, indeed. The starters of the house is always a good choice!

Thank oh7bd
Helsinki, Finland
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This restaurant is a real pearl in Joensuu! Service is very sophisticated, staff is professional and the food is so delicious.

Thank 189934Kap64

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suvantokatu 12, Joensuu, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  North Karelia  >  Joensuu
  • Phone Number: 013-227874

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?