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Rautatienkatu 13, Lahti 15110, Finland
+358 42 4925230
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Tue 11:00 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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133 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not too many fine-dining restaurants in Lahti and fortunately this place exists. Always friendly service and very good food. Recommending.

Thank Martur1
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This was the second time we celebrated my parents bday at this location and both times we felt we were robbed. First time was my mother's 60th where we got dry chicken 🍗 breast and a slimy sauce. Today was my father's 70th bday and we went for the fish 🐠 and we're disappointed. The starter salad bar is trumped... More 

Thank Christopher H
Kerava, Finland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A place with good mood. The staff seemed to be very happy and enjoyed their work. It's always a pleasure to visit a restaurant where both customers and staff enjoy to be! The food was excellent and the housewine was very tasty. I will buy the same wine to our home also!

Thank 621sarip
Hollola, Finland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

An excellent 3-course menu: tomato/mozzarella/sliced beef, fish with vegetables, and ice-cream. Courteus service.

Thank Timo821
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163 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This place left a great impression on us. It is nice and cosy inside, great rustic ambiance, very good food and excellent service. Food was spectacular but... portions were too small .

Thank evakama
Helsinki, Finland
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524 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had early dinner in the Taivaanranta restaurant. The service was very good. The local beer had some unique flavors, worth trying. It was early for dinner, so our food came quickly. The outside terrace is very nicely setup. It was a surprise not find out anyone else in this space. Everything was very clean and fresh. Vegetarian, not to... More 

Thank beachstone2c
Vantaa, Finland
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Visited there today for a lunch. Friendly place, points for that. Starter salada bar was also good, actually tuna pasta salad was really good, but sadly best part of the lunch. Main lunch came after fairly long wait. When it arrived, it looked like small, something were missing from plate. I ordered beef filet, tomatoe salsa and cheese pure and... More 

4 Thank KJE-Rev
Lahti, Finland
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This sort of sums up the phrase in Finland...Aika Hyvä which means "quite good"...nothing special but nice enough to warrant a visit. Food is more or less traditional fair and good quality.

Thank Carloslf
Lahti, Finland
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257 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

What a dinner. Straight at the welcome we met the cheerful smiles and sunny faces. Food was prepared in a semi-open kitchen and was truly delicious and portions were looking tempting. Menu is diverse and of local cuisine with local products, too. Also homemade specialities. Atmosphere and interior is timeless and classy, comfortable seating.

Thank PepiFinland
Lahti, Finland
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The reason for rating this place poor, is mainly due to not being able to say what this place wants to be. With decor, pricing and "message" it sends out, one could expect fine dining. However when you get the plate in front of you, I was disappointed now three times (three new menus tried, when ever menu was renewed).... More 

Thank AAU1980

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rautatienkatu 13, Lahti 15110, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Tavastia Proper  >  Lahti
  • Phone Number: +358 42 4925230

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?