Restaurants

Top Choice International in Pärnu

Lime Lounge

Bright and zesty Lime Lounge feels more like a cocktail bar than a restaurant, although the food really is excellent. The well-travelled menu bounds from Russia (borscht) to France (duck breast), Italy (delicious pa…
Top Choice Cafe in Pärnu

Piccadilly

Piccadilly offers a down-tempo haven for wine-lovers and vegetarians and an extensive range of hot beverages. Savoury options include delicious salads, sandwiches and omelettes, but really it’s all about the sweetie…
Pub Food in Viljandi

Suur Vend

Friendly service, big portions, a pool table and boppy music from the jukebox create a cheerful mood at this cosy pub, with an outdoor deck and lots of dark wood inside. The wide-ranging menu offers few surprises an…
Modern European in Pärnu

Raimond

Facing the water at the rear of the Heddon Spa & Hotel, Raimond delivers light lunches to a beachy crowd on its large terrace (soups, salads and a legendary beef tartare). In the evening the well-heeled slink in…
Pizza in Pärnu

Steffani

The queue out front should alert you – this is a top choice for thin-crust and pan pizzas, particularly in summer when you can dine alfresco on the big, flower-filled terrace. The menu also stretches to pasta and, o…
Cafe in Viljandi

Fellin

'Local food and live music' is the mantra at this very cool cafe-bar, which stands head and shoulders above Viljandi's other eating and drinking options. The menu ranges from light snacks, salads and soups to more s…
Modern European in Pärnu

Piparmünt

Despite its low-key feel and tucked-away location (it's attached to a small hotel on a side street near the beach), Piparmünt is easily one of Pärnu's best restaurants. The menu changes constantly, but you can expec…
Pub Food in Viljandi

Tegelaste Tuba

The terrace overlooking the park is one drawcard of this tavern but so is the comfy interior on cold, rainy days. Estonian handicrafts enliven the walls, and a diverse crowd enjoys the wide-ranging menu of soups, sa…
Cafe in Viljandi

Aida

The cafe in the Traditional Music Centre has the best views of any eatery in town, overlooking Castle Park through floor-to-ceiling windows and from its roof terrace. Hearty, skilfully cooked Estonian food is on off…
Russian in Pärnu

Trahter Postipoiss

Housed in an 1834 postal building, this rustic tavern has excellent Russian cuisine (ranging from simple to sophisticated), a convivial crowd and imperial portraits watching over the proceedings. The spacious courty…