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) #1 of 112 Restaurants in Jyvaskyla €€€€ European, , International
Yliopistonkatu 23, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
+358 14 333900
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (4 reviews)
“main course” (13 reviews)
“set menu” (3 reviews)
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European, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Yliopistonkatu 23, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Restaurant is excellent. Offers typical finish specialties. Excellent choice of wines, but not particularly low cost.

Thank 770nj
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Pollowaari for dinner. It was an amazing experience for several reasons. First the very cozy and homely surrondings, secondly the friendly and welcoming staff, and third and most importantly because of the really wonderful food. We both had the beef as our...More

Thank Bratseth B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best dinner in Finland. Very good and delicious food. Great teast menu. Friently and helpfull staf. Peacefull athmosphere. Excellent. I can recommendate this place for everyone.

Thank Tommi L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pollowaari is a high class and level restaurant and has the fame of being one of the best in town. Food quality is amazing (but do not expect large portions, this is more "haute cuisine" style). Service is also excellent and the decoration is traditional...More

Thank Bikesub
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Pollowaari is without any doubt the best restaurant in Jyväskylä. Of course, it's quite expensive but I've never been disappointed. They are using local products and giving a amazing touch to the Finnish gastronomy. Wine list is exceptional and staff very professional.

Thank Liloulette13
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is one of the best restaurants in the district. We got here twice, and how the fish and meat was fresh and well cooked. I recommend!

Thank BOB T
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

As being rated the best resturant in Jyvaskyla and having it based in a hotel, the prices will most obviously be high as seen when me and my Family went for dinner in which 3 of us ended up using over 200€. Regarding this though,...More

Thank Ethan C
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Best place in Jyväskylä for food lovers. Actually this is a Hotel Yöpuu restaurant. Decoration was classic and sophisticated but still cowzy.

Thank Paulipk
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We arrived late in the afternoon at the hotel where Pollowaari is located and almost missed the opportunity to grab a reservation for that evening. We had no idea that this was the top rated restaurant in Jyvaskyla, but it is certainly deserving. It must...More

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a quality restaurant with very nice atmosphere and excellent service. The food is kind of masterpieces of art what comes the their look and it's also very tasteful (perfectly cooked). Staff knows how to serve.

Thank Anpe83
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yliopistonkatu 23, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Central Finland  >  Jyvaskyla
  • Phone Number: +358 14 333900
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