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$$ - $$$
European, Pub, Soups, Scandinavian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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Saariselaentie 5, Saariselka 99830, Finland
+358 16 668001
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 am
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Impeccable service by a friendly waiter. Delicious food, good portions. Cep soup is excellent. Tried the reindeer fillet, local white fish from lnari lake - yummy delicious.

Thank TongWP
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife had Salmon and King Prawn and dessert of Chocolate Cake I had the White Fish and a Creme Brûlée dessert. All presented to a high standard and staff very friendly.

Thank Matthew M
Vicenza, Italy
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this restaurant by chance the first night we were in saariselka- it just looked nice Wow what a pleasant surprise! The wait staff was wonderful- very accomodating to us and going above and beyond to make my daughter feel special Daughter got food from childs plate-minute steak ans she ate evry bite, husband got reindeer Nd potatoes and... More 

Thank Alisha J
Vadso, Norway
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a short stop for a quick dinner. Was a pleasant suprise. We both ate steak (one pepper and one ordinary) and was satisfied. Cloudberry panacotta for dessert and ice cream was also tasty.

Thank Alfen
Temse, Belgium
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 days in Saariselkä. What a great place above the Arctic Circle; beautful nature with white landscapes andw e were lucky to see the auroras borealis. For dinner we were adviced by two local men this restaurant. And indeed the food is great; a very fine cuisine! I took the first night the saulteed reindeer as main (23... More 

Thank GUy S
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food - we both had reindeer dishes followed by the cloudberry pannacotta. Tasty, good serving sizes. Pleasant atmosphere and professional, friendly service.

Thank Prue B
London, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we won tickets to watch the Grand Tour amazon show being filmed in lapland and this restaurant was about 600m from the hotel. Yes, it looks like a pub, but dont let that fool you! Its lovely and warm and the food is great! We had a house steak and chips, and the fillet of reindeer. Both were superb.... More 

Thank Russell_Ho-Aitken
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really gelpful and friendly staff. Decent steak and reasonably priced with a selection of local beers as well as the usual stuff.

Thank Mark D
Basel, Switzerland
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

we accidentally walked into this restaurant for a small snack after a lovely home in the neighboring park. A very friendly waiter recommended starters (reindeer, fish) and we were surprised by the exquisite taste and combination of ingredients. we ended up ordering main course and desert which all tasted equally amazing!! Not cheap but definitely worth the money. Don't miss... More 

Thank I A
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Typical Finnish dishes, excellently cooked and presented. The ceps creamy soup is excellent. Friendly staff; great chef. Don't go to Saariselka without trying it.

Thank Eric H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Pub, Soups, Scandinavian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saariselaentie 5, Saariselka 99830, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Lapland  >  Saariselka
  • Phone Number: +358 16 668001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?