Enjoy food at Ähtäri

The many lunch restaurants are constantly competing to see who can offer customer the best break in the middle of the day. In the Ähtäri area you can find many charming cafés with creative selections of delicious pastries and lunches.

Saunaravintola Kiulu

Kiulu-Sauna Restaurant

Kiulu- unique sauna restaurant by Hankavesi.

On a beautiful summer’s day, our terrace is the place to be !

Address: Karhunkierros 167, Ähtäri

Enquiries: or +358 44 235 7792

Open:  see website



ABC / Hesburger

Service station ABC Ähtäri is located close to city centre. Buffet 10:30-14

Address: Oikotie 8, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 010 7649520

Open: Mon- Fri 6-22 Sat 7-22, Sun 8-22



Restaurant Mesikämmen

Hotel Mesikämmen restaurant offers Changing a’la carte menu´s and tasty  breakfast buffee´s.

Address: Karhunkierros 149, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 030 62150

Open: Find out more



Snowpanda Deli & Cafe

The guests at the Snowpanda House can now satiate their hunger after marveling at the cuddly pandas. The Snowpanda Deli & Cafe offers, for example, tasty burgers, pastas, and salads. You can place your order at the counter, and then you’ll be given a device that vibrates to let you know that you may pick up your order at the counter. For those who need their daily fix of coffee, the café serves various Nespresso and Paulig coffee products. All of our treats, from burgers to the goods in the glass display cabinet, are freshly prepared at the café.

The Snowpanda Deli & Cafe is also well-equipped to meet your takeaway needs, so all food offerings are available to-go so that you can enjoy them, for example, in your hotel room or cottage. In the summer, visitors can feast on their refreshments and delicacies while sitting on a large, open deck with a view of the lakeside scenery. The deck also has its own sales counter that serves refreshments and snacks. Being environmentally friendly is very important to us. Ingredients are bought from carefully selected, responsible producers, and an organic option is used when possible. The packaging, utensils, and napkins that we use are all recyclable, and even our dish soaps are eco-friendly.

Address: Karhunkierros 150, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 030 62150

Open: see website



Vanha Pappila Hetki

The charming and historic old vicarage of Ähtäri has woken up once more. Pop in for lunch or enjoy a cup of coffee with tasty delicacies while admiring the magnificent lake view. In the summertime we have seats also on our summer terrace. Here, you will  find a real warmth and sense of charm – not least because of the heartfelt customer service.

Address: Kiertotie 4, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 045 630 1399,

Open: see website


Café and Bakery Ilona´s Pakari

Located at the heart of downtown Ähtäri. Homemade cakes and pastries .The café also offers tasty soups at lunch time.

Address: Ostolantie 11, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 040 124 5052

Open: 7-15

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Oppo Kebab & Pizza

Delicious pizzas, kebabs, salads and more! Lunch. We offer home delivery.

Address: Ostolantie 6, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 06 533 53 53

Open: Mon- Fri 10.30-22, Sat 11-22, Sun 12-22



Best Hamburger´s Grill

Recommended by the locals! Generous and tasty servings. Hamburgers, kebabs and salads. New dining area with 20 seats.

Address: Ostolantie 16, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 06 533 0766

Open: Sun-Thu 10.30-23, Fri-Sat 10.30-02



Laili´s Café & Saltroom

Cosy Café in at the heart of downtown Ähtäri .Tasty homemade pastries and delicacies. You can also pre-order cakes and other pastries.

There are also salt room therapy and energy  treatments available.

Address: Ostolantie 13 i 3, 63700 Ähtäri

Enquiries: 040 762 0169,

Open: Mon-Fri  10-15



Ähtäri Chinese Restaurant

Address: Ostolantie 11, 63700 Ähtäri

Enquiries: +358 44 936 7302

Open: Mon- Fri 10:30-18



Café and Bakery Körkkö

The freshly baked bread alone makes this place worth the visit, not to mention the other delicacies available here.

Address: Meijeritie, Ähtäri

Enquiries: 06 533 7325

Open: Mon-Fri 6:30-16 , Sat-Sun closed



Valkeisen Loman summer café

Cosy summer café in a farm setting. Here you may come across dogs, cats, bunnies, sheep, a horse, a pony and- of course – reindeer! 

Homemade delicacies, coffee or refreshing beverages.

Address: Valkeisentie 157 , 63700 Ähtäri

Enquiries: 0505666843/ 0505336045  ,

Open: only summer late June to August Mon-Sat  16-21