Restaurants

Finnish in Savonlinna

Linnakrouvi

Overlooking Olavinlinna Castle, this summer restaurant employs chefs from Helsinki and serves Savonlinna's most sophisticated food. Unsurprisingly it's hugely popular during the opera season. There's tiered outdoor …
Seafood in Savonlinna

Kalastajan Koju

Owned by a fisherman who heads out on the lake each morning to catch the muikku (vendace, or whitefish, a common lake fish) that this place specialises in, Kalastajan Koju is conveniently located on the water by the…
Cafe in Savonlinna

Café Alegria

Tucked into the corner of an old timber hall that now functions as a community centre, Alegria offers comfortable indoor seating, a few tables on the rear grassed terrace, homemade soup, sandwiches and an array of d…
Cafe in Savonlinna

Kalliolinna

Hidden among the trees on a small island just north of the town centre, this ultra-friendly and quite delightful cafe serves a limited menu of coffee, tea and crêpes. Fillings for the freshly made crêpes are both sw…
Finnish in Savonlinna

Majakka

The name of this popular family bistro means ‘lighthouse’, reflecting its location overlooking the harbour. Steaks, burgers and locally caught fish are well cooked, generously sized and fairly priced; the select-you…
Cafe in Savonlinna

Kahvila Saima

Set inside a wooden villa with stained-glass windows, and opening to a wide terrace out the back, this charmingly old-fashioned cafe is adorned with striped wallpaper and serves home-style Finnish food, including go…