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Sarapirtti Kippurasarvi

$$ - $$$
Rantatie 1 | Lemi, Lappeenranta 54710, Finland
+358 5 4146470
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Rantatie 1 | Lemi, Lappeenranta 54710, Finland
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Incredibly good experience. A must visit in Karelia. Delicious lamb cooked slowly in a wooden oven. Magical what you can do with just with lamb, potatoes, salt and a birch wood container. The personal was extremely friendly and service orientated!

Thank juanllaneza
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We were surprised what kind of a place this was; the expectations were quite different. Säräpirtti is a very classy and nice restaurant with a beautiful location. The introduction held by the staff was really nice and raised expectations for the food. And the food:...More

Thank HL65
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Have lived in Finland for 5 years, and did not know about this Finnish way of cooking lamb. Served with roasted potatoes and jus, it was just perfection. Our only downside was not knowing it was all-you-can eat, so we'd had a late lunch. Plan...More

Thank Vikingbymarriage
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This restaurant is focused on one meal only: Lemin Särä. It's a traditional local food, consists of potatoes and lamb only. Check the schedules from their website for public times or reserve your own.

Thank Simo R
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Särä (lamb roasted veeeery slowly in a wooden dish) is a very unique meal in Finland, and this was the first time I tried it. It was simply delicious! You can eat as many portions as you want, and they say that the first three...More

4  Thank maria m
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The 'särä' dish is unique not only in Finland but in Scandinavia because of the way the lamb is roasted in a stone oven for six hours until the meat is so tender it melts in your mouth. If you like lamb, this is compulsory...More

Thank amirh732015
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Been here 3 times. After the first time the other two times happened because I was dreaming for that taste. Everything in this restaurant in adorable! 1 dish but what a dish! Desert is also nice and refreshing.

Thank Filip Z
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I went here with a group of friends for a week day dinner, and we booked a table in advance. The restaurant locates on a good site by the lake. First impression is a nice settings inside with cozy atmosphere. Waiters were friendly, and they...More

Thank HaileyHailey
Reviewed 18 March 2015

They serve "särä" which is very local style of lemi to prepare a lamb. It is served with potatoes, and desser is plum soup. The food is excellent, lamb is so moist and rich and the potatoes are delicious after cooking hours and hours with...More

Thank Iiro H
Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

If you have ever had some doubts about lamb meat this is the place to get rid of those. Lamb is cooked several hours in wooden crib in birch wood heated oven accompanied only with potatoes and salt. The result: delicious! Fill up your plate...More

Thank Jarkko L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rantatie 1 | Lemi, Lappeenranta 54710, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  South Karelia  >  Lappeenranta
  • Phone Number: +358 5 4146470
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