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Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Before I went to Kajaani I searched on TripAdvisor for nice restaurants in the area and find out that Restaurant Ranch is at the same street, were my apartment is, so I went there. Ranch is a cozy restaurant with authentic Ranch atmosphere and rustic...interior. I ordered their special Ranch Beef with red wine and it was delicious.The price of the dishes is rather high, but it is worth it. Friendly staff.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 12 August 2021 via mobile

We had BBQ grill platter for two and it was so delicious. Highly recommended. Nice service even we got in just before closing time.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 10 July 2021

Nice and cozy athmosphere, clean and covid19 well noted, interesting menu with many choices, simply good food. Overall really nice place.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 28 April 2021 via mobile

Cozy out of character restaurant in this NE city of Finland. Pricewise ok, not cheap but worth it. Had the ranch pan which sported a good heap of beans with well made meat and potatoe. Will be looking forward to visiting them again.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

This is a cozy small restaurant in a central location in Kajaani. Tasty lunch and big portions. Would visit again!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 16 March 2020

Nice decoration and enough places to talk together easily The team is really kind. But the meal are not really tasteful, nothing special and quiet expensive if we consider quality / price.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 23 September 2019

Nicely decorated slightly different, in a positive sense, place in Kajaani downtown. The menu and the dishes actually nothing too special, french fries and pretty simple steak or chicken file, with higher price. Anyhow, worth to visit - as the staff is nice, attentive and...have the right service attitude. Big plus. Maybe the disappointment was, the following. It's not a fast food place, and we did not expect either, but as we were in a hurry, and place was almost full, I asked how long does it take. Nice and polite waitress said "no problem, 15 mins", which ended up to be more than 30, closer to 40 mins. Normally not a big issue but no promises which can not be kept, please.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 26 December 2018

Lights were dim in the restaurant, making for a cosy, romantic setting. However you can't take photos of your food because of the dim lighting; nor can you see the blemishes on your partner's face(haha). Service is friendly and they will provide you with an...English menu if you cannot read Finnish. We had hot wings with cactus mayo. The mayo was very delicious. The wings however were served cold and tough, almost as if they were stale and leftover from a previous service. Their classic steak with aura cheese sauce was delicious, with the meat being flavourful and tender. The vegetables are the highlights for me, personally, being full of robust flavour and tenderness. The roasted potatoes served as an accompaniment leaves more to be desired however, being underseasoned and not as crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. Their signature ice cream of mango-melon, pear and vanilla was very delicious too, with mango-melon being the best tasting of the lot. They give very generous portions; 3 large scoops of ice cream you can easily share with a group. Light and refreshing especially after a heavy meal. The chocolate pannacotta with passionfruit sauce was very rich with the sauce being deliciously tart, lending a needed touch of acidity to brighten its flavour profile. It's very smooth. If you are a chocolate lover, you will enjoy this dessert. Overall it was a pleasant dining experience.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Chicken fajitas were tasteless. All sauces were made by some industrial supplier. Clear disappointment.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

A great place to have a group or family dinner. The menu selection is varied and offered plenty of choices even a vegetarian option. The burgers were well received by the young ones and the salmon was delicious.

Date of visit: December 2017
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Yes, Ranch offers takeaway services.

Ranch is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5