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Viikinkiravintola Harald

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$$ - $$$
Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Haapaniemenkatu 28, Kuopio 70110, Finland
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Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Kennebunk
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On Saturday they offer a menu that comes with a great salad bar. Is better to make reservations before you go

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Thank Panyale
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Saw this one while going through restaurant options in Kuopio. Sounded interesting and decided to give it a try. Really nice restaurant with great viking theme. Service was friendly and menu had several different options with true viking style names. Restaurant offers very tasty food with Finnish incredients and portions are huge! Not the cheapest option but definitely worth visiting!... More 

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Thank Sirene S
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Bit pricey, but very good, atmosphere is awesome inside. Reindeer, elk and duck on the same platter stuck on a knife. Located around from the square.

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Thank Joe F
Dartmouth, Canada
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016

I had fun in this place. If you are in the mood for meat and dress up then this is the place. Seriously, you don't have to dress up (the staff do).The meat dishes are good and there are good beers to go with it. Good for large groups out for a fun evening. Probably not great if you want... More 

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Thank kakha
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited Harald with family. First impressions included noting the decorations and staff clothing, which added a nice spice to the overall atmosphere. We had mushroom soup and some meat set served in a sword. The soup was considered very tasty, and the swordy thing, consisting of reindeer (very, very good), bird, pork and sausage was also good. All in all,... More 

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Thank Turf F
Kuopio, Finland
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

Went for a dinner here less two weeks ago. Had been here before, and it was ok also in the past but this time was magnificent! I would say that food was best in town, thumbs up!

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Thank MikaSutinen
Kuopio, Finland
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

I have to admit been slow to find this place attractive here in Kuopio. Now I have to say Viking Restaurant Harald has found its niche. The food they serve is good or even very good, pure and it has a certain spice from Viking time. This time, few days ago, I took vegetarian dish and it was fried beetroot-buckwheat... More 

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Thank Ilona S
Kuopio, Finland
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Had a great viking age dinner with friends in a in viking age styled restaurant only a few steps from the market square. The food tasted wonderful and it was nicely set on the plate. The portions were quite large. The atmosphare was good as well as the service.

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Thank Pirjo T
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Awesome Viking food. A bit expansive compared to France or Germany but really worth it! Staff was helpful in helping me decide as well as general tourist attraction and misc. info

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Thank Benoit B
Kuopio
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122 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2015

I have mixed feelings about this place. About three years ago I banned this place from me since I had some bad lunches here. Now I decided to give them another chance and boy was it worth it. Lunch has 3 items on the menu costing between 8 and 10 euros and 2 items for more luxurious items (for example... More 

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Thank Boojumi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haapaniemenkatu 28, Kuopio 70110, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Northern Savonia  >  Kuopio

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