Where to eat in Rovaniemi? Finns accompany meals with beer or milk. They consume a lot of meat (with a bit of ‘luck you also find the bear steak). Try the delicious “lohikeitto” salmon soup. Delicious is the mashed potatoes (they do it with cream).
We will limit ourselves to indicating the cheap ones with Finnish dishes, and to point out the coffees that open first in the morning.
In the morning all the bars open very late, especially on Sundays.
At the entrance of the city there is the “McDonald’s” open 24 hours on 24. In the center the “Koti” that opens at 7.30 and you find the Finnish breakfast at a good price.
In front of the village of Santa Claus there is (attached to the Shell petrol station) a “Helmi Simpuka” service station open 24 hours a day
From Monday to Friday the “Mariza” offers the traditional Finnish buffet lunch for less than 10 euros (opening hours only from 10.00am to 2.00pm closed on Saturday and Sunday).
The nearby “Koti” with its salad buffet and soup of the day for 8.50 euros.
Where to eat in Rovaniemi in salmon on the cheap?
“Helmi Simpuka” offers lunch in addition a la carte (excellent grilled salmon), a buffet menu for a few euros. To consider that here they serve an excellent grilled salmon.
In the evening, restaurants generally close early so do not delay too much for dinner. However in Rovaniemi you find the cuisine of different ethnic groups. Plan B, have dinner at home in the warmth.