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Sokeri-Jussin Kievari

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
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Pikisaarentie 2, Oulu 90100, Finland
+358 8 376628
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Boliden, Sweden
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941 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant was amazing! The atmosphere, the location, the staff and the food. I recommend it to everyone going to Oulu, whether for a business meal, or a leisure time. There are a lot of local delicacies to taste, even vegetarian dishes. The waitress was remarkable; always checking if everything was ok, without insisting on drinks, or being annoying. The... More 

Thank Ana L
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best in oulu. Best if you love home styled and quite heavy food. Athmosphere is unique. Never left home with hunger.

Thank Lari V
Citta di Castello, Italy
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

This restaurant has very tasty dishes, like the reindeer with local Finnish berries. It also has good red wine to drink and you can drink it in the candlelight atmosphere of the restaurant.

Thank Enrico C
Phoenix, Arizona
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65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had a nice quiet mid-Sunday meal at this place. Everything we ordered was fantastic - especially the sauteed reindeer and the reindeer soup. Service friendly and efficient.

Thank Amy C
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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93 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Sokeri-Jussi is one of my favourite restaurants in Oulu. It's located in an old wooden barn, on a small island, a short walk from the library and market place. The food is traditional, with a wide selection of Finnish fare, all excellently prepared. Here you can taste a great reindeer and mushroom soup, elk meatballs or sautéed reindeer. It's also... More 

Thank Christophe C
Beveren, Belgium
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Authentic setting, authentic food (salmon, rendeer,..). The plates are rather basic, but ggo quality. I think the setting is great in summer time when one can also sit outside

Thank Marcel D
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Sunday evening was nice and quite yet there was enough business to keep the staff busy. Specially fish was good we tested both Muikut and Rautu

Thank 351karis
Seattle, WA
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Great location, overlooking the river and downtown Oulu. Food was great, service was great. Price was reasonable (high for me but reasonable for a fancy Finnish restaurant). I had the lohi (raw salmon roulettes) - melt in the mouth tender; awesome wild mushroom sauce.

Thank bingoseattle
Oulu, Finland
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Excellent service and very good food. Ate soup and it was really delicious. One of our friends came after nine and the staff just said that they´ll be there as long as needed. Exceptionally good service.

Thank Eija2015
Prague, Czech Republic
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135 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

This restaurant is located in a log-building, which makes a great atmosphere complemented with a local menu of Finnish food. Had a very enjoyable meal for a reasonable price. The restaurant is a short walk over the pedestrian bridge from the small island that has the library and theatre.

Thank Henri8888

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pikisaarentie 2, Oulu 90100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Northern Ostrobothnia  >  Oulu
  • Phone Number: +358 8 376628

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