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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Scandinavian Restaurant
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“Great seaside restaurant, normally open from late April to late December. Nice terrace in the summer time. Old world charm.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Old ship turned into a restaurant and big terrace. Recommend to have drink on the top deck on a sunny day.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Usually packed in the weekends with bands and a disco in the other room. The place to be if you are a bit older.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“A slice of Berlin feeling in Vaasa. Good vegan food. Open at least for lunch and afternoon coffee. The correct address is Pitkäkatu 34.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent sushi on the second floor of Rewell Center. Founders are Japanese girls who came to Vaasa to study, and then decided to stay and start a restaurant. My favourite is the "Firecracker". Closed Sundays.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Old house turned into a restaurant and a bar downstairs. Also a terrace. It's a bit remote from the city but worth a visit for sure! Run by S-ryhmä.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fantastic interior. Built in 1861 as a merchants home. Lunch and café Monday-Saturday. In the same house there is a handicraft shop.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Napoletanian pizza-chef will make you excellent pizza, run by an Italian-Finnish couple. Best pizza this side of Suomenlahti. Try the pizza bianco also (no tomato sauce). My favourite is "Regina Margherita". Closed on Sundays and Mondays.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Scandinavian Restaurant
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“Wine and dine. I love this place. On the patio there's live music every week. From jazz to blues, to rock and solo artists. Enjoy!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great food from local ingredients, very good price on lunchtime, slightly more pricey á la carte list in the evenings. Closed on Mondays”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Reputedly the best (and maybe the most expensive) restaurant in Vaasa. When you want to splash out in style. Closed Sundays and Mondays.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Scandinavian Restaurant
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“Suosikki lounas ruokapaikkani on ihan tässä lähellä. Voit halutessasi kokeilla ruotsinkielentaitoasi :) ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Trail
“The archipelago of Vasa has beautiful islands. You get to cruise between the island on the way to Janne's saloon.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends