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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Scandinavian
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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All reviews fish fries nice location butter muikku terrace
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Reviewed 30 July 2020 via mobile

Our food came within minutes so no complaints; we were there on a Thursday afternoon. Delicious vendace fried in butter, aah! Great location, and we were also lucky to enjoy sunshine on their terrace.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 29 July 2020

We ordered fish. We were disappointed with the food. The fish was probably not quite fresh. Poor price-quality ratio. The restaurant is in a good location. We had to wait for food for about an hour.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 19 July 2020 via mobile

Very good food (all fish options!), food was there very quick. The price for the food is fair. As everywhere in Finland the drinks are expensive but you know that. You have to order and pay when you come in due to COVID-19 restrictions. I...liked this but I understand it's not for everyoneMore

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 18 July 2020 via mobile

Great potential for good restaurant but current arrangements are focused on getting max possible profit without any kind of effort to give something back. When you come inside you need to order and pay directly to cash desk. No complimentary water. All beverages you need...to fill by yourself from the same kind of machine as in Burger King and into the same kind of disposable Coca Cola mug. Can you imagine?! Only wine is served in the glass. We waited 50 min for a food. Weather was great, so it was not too bad. But if you are hungry, you should continue walking for 10 m and get a food from numerous food booths because in this ”restaurant” you are not going to get better food or feeling even prices are of restaurant levelMore

Date of visit: July 2020
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marioF8926LE, Omistaja at Kalastajan Koju Savonlinna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2020

Thank you visiting us. Our restaurant is based on fast food concept, dishes costs from 8.90 to 20,50 euros. Mostly ala carte restaurant dishes cost 15-35 euros in Finland. That is also the reason we are very popular. We have our own fishing, food is...More

Reviewed 9 June 2020 via mobile

Tasty ”muikku” fish plate and a drink at the floating terrace. In the very centre of lovely Savonlinna town!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

A perfect simple dinner - the local fish -fried Muikku (vendace) with dill sauce, a mixed salad and mashed potato. We went in late August so the peak season had already ended. Service was fast and the food was absolutely delicious. The location by the...waters edge is lovely for sunset, people watching and a cold beer.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 11 August 2019

We came, looked at the menu and the picutres and were happy to order fish an chips. What was brought to our table looked like fish and chips but the fish was fake. It was some undefined substitute that may have contained fish but it...wasn't fish. It was more like a type of dough that was then fried. Completely unacceptable and I guess even against European food legislation. The chips at leat were real chips but they weren't great either.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 August 2019 via mobile

Kalastajan koju is situated perfectly next to the market square and the lake Saimaa in the heart of Savonlinna. The restaurant serves mainly freshwater whitefish (muikku). The fish is cooked really well, which is why it is a shame there isn’t more of it in...the portions. Look out for the hungry seagulls.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

We had lunch here on their summer terrace. Fried vandace(muikku) was very good. Also their red fish soup was tasty. Good location by the market square.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 27 July 2019

Vendace is fabulous here! you may choose between different offers: I loved the one with blue cheese. But is amazing the way they fry fishes, so dry, not grease... just try it!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Yes, Kalastajan Koju Savonlinna offers takeaway services.

Yes, Kalastajan Koju Savonlinna offers delivery services.

Kalastajan Koju Savonlinna is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4