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Wanha Makasiini Bistro

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Satamatie 4, Lappeenranta 53900, Finland
+358 10 6668611
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 00:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 00:00 - 23:00
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Lohja, Finland
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129 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service was excellent. The food was good, at least the escargot and the others at our table enjoyed theirs. My white fish was dry though, and rather tasteless. But with good company, it didn't make much difference.

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Imatra, Finland
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199 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We were 9 and had pre ordered our meals. Service was good and food and drinks too. Chicken, salmon... all tasted good, even though the presentation was rather every day style. But, I will certainly return.

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Lappeenranta, Finland
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

The building is lovely, near the city harbor. I went there for a lunch on a weekday, 12.5e for the warm lunch with soup, salad, dessert, and tea/coffee - sounds good right? I chose lamb meatloaf with roast potatoes for my mains (the other choice was salmon burger, which was basically a filet of salmon stuck in a bun). The... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have been there for lunch that costs 13,5 euros which is quite expensive even for Finland. Soup was oversalted, main dish (lohiburgeri) was poor with 2 pieces of too much roasted potatos.

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Espoo, Finland
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68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very nice that this town has a new restaurant, where they have made a good effort with the atmosphere and decoration. The brand, the menu, the location has a flavour of locality, which is very nice. It is an open space, which made it very noicy, as the restaurant was fully booked. The food although was unfortunatelly average. Due the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Authentic restaurant, perfect food and excellent service! They have exceptionally good selection of gluten free and lactose free food - almost everything. And the gluten free bread was the best I've ever had! I had broiled arctic char, turnip puree, roasted leek, potato grain porridge and butter sauce for main course. The dessert chocolate marquis, white chocolate and gooseberry was... More 

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Lappeenranta, Finland
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Enjoyed having Christmas lunch at Wanha Makasiini Bistro where the interior has been carefully designed to be in harmony with the mileiu Lappeenranta fortress. The food was also delicious :)

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Thank amirh732015
Helsinki, Finland
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

It is a very nice place. Nice venue, good service and really interesting menu. Definitely one of the best restaurants in Lappeenranta.

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Thank asuomi
Helsinki
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Nice place for casual lunch or dinner. Cozy surroundings and friendly service. Had a pizza and it was nice. Definitely worth a visit!

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Thank KataA
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

of course not any high-aiming fine dinning place, but food was well made from kitchen, we had our best meal in our lappeenranta trip here, plus this view, nothing to say, this view is wonderful. waitress service is not quick on us, but very patient. concerning this price, i can say this is much better than some "fine dining" place,i... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Satamatie 4, Lappeenranta 53900, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  South Karelia  >  Lappeenranta
  • Phone Number: +358 10 6668611
Description
New restaurant in Lappeenranta Finland

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