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Kalaranta, Vaasa 65100, Finland
+358 45 1513007
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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European, Scandinavian
$$ - $$$
Kalaranta, Vaasa 65100, Finland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nicely renovated inside and out. Good food and great service. What a great place to sit and enjoy good food, nice company and a awesome view to the sea.

Thank Ninas558
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pearl in Vaasa located at the old fishing harbour only around 4 blocks from the market place. We where downstairs in the boat restaurant where the windows are sea level height...amazing. As starter we had carpaccio with a Chilean wine, very good....More

Thank Kaj R
Reviewed December 30, 2016

This is a great resurant. Yes it´s on the pricy side but it´s seriously not epensive. You want something a bit extra then this is a good place to get it. I´m guessing seating space might be limiting some so book, do book.

Thank Bjorn_J73
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

of course it is a popular place in the summer time when the outdoor seating is inviting to enjoy the scenery of Vaasa Archipelago. nevertheless, the less crowded time in off season gives for a relaxed experience with good traditional dishes w a twist. oct...More

Thank bwoe
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The meal was excellent. We ate there twice in the week that I spent in Vaasa. They wre able to accommodate my gluten intolerenace (celiac disease) and even provided gluten free bread to go along with the meal. The fish was tasty and well cooked...More

Thank Clair C
Reviewed September 21, 2016

This is a ship restaurant. Modern interior. Food is good, especially the crayfish soup. In summer time you can sit in their nice terrace, but the restaurant inside is very comfortable as well.

Thank KirsifromTurku
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Delicious food for adults and children. There is something for everybody, even gluten free and vegetarian.

Thank Marysol40
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Faros is a nice restaurant on a boat in Vaasa. Place is nice during summer and one of the best places where to enjoy a beer in a relaxed atmosphere. Bands are playing live often in the evening, not too loud. You can enjoy the...More

Thank Piero Z
Reviewed July 6, 2016

Dinner on a boat. Our hotel receptionist recommended this place to us. A nice little walk from our hotel. It was full downstairs were there was more ambience but we had a nice view out of the windows upstairs. There is a terrace but the...More

Thank SamieLips
Reviewed June 22, 2016

On a nice summer day Faros is well worth a visit. The price is average considering the location by water. We had shrimps and a veggie dish, plus a starter soup and we can commend them all. No take on how their meat dishes would...More

Thank Miikka H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $37
European, Scandinavian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalaranta, Vaasa 65100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Ostrobothnia  >  Vaasa
  • Phone Number: +358 45 1513007
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