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new poro


Open every day from 3pm to 10pm

Exceptional times require exceptional action. We have re-furnished our restaurant with safety in mind and made hand sanitizer easily accessible to everyone. Our staff always wear a face mask when moving near customers.

However, if you want to enjoy our delicacies safely in your own cottage, please check out our Take Away list.

Welcome to the
Restaurant Poro

From Äkäslompolo village, at the feet of Ylläs fell, comes the renewed Restaurant Poro. We welcome you to our gourmet cuicine filled with genuine Lapland culture. Our kitchen’s creations are based on reindeer meat. In addition, our à la carte menu covers a wide variety of other unique northern nature’s treats. Unforgettable flavours, handpicked wines and atmospheric setting – what else could you wish for a night out!

Latest News

Be My Valentine <3

Lovely day deserves lovely food. Come and spoil your loved ones with our delicacies. Pssst! Remember table reservation.

Poro goes Take Away!

Would you like to enjoy Poro’s delicacies at the cottage with your own entourage? Now it is possible!

Take Away foods can be picked up from the restaurant or ordered by home delivery for an additional fee of five euros (5 €). Home delivery works in the Äkäslompolo area and the last orders must be made at. 8:30 p.m.

Come and taste our delicious Christmas Menu

Our Christmas menu is served on December 24 from 1pm to 9pm. Last reservations at 7:30pm. Welcome to be delighted!

This year you can order our full Christmas menu also as a Take Away.

Winter, finally!

After a long warmer period winter is finally here and Ylläs has got a beautiful white snow cover. Another sign of the winter is that Restaurant Poro is open!

We are here to serve you every day from 3pm to 10pm. Welcome to enjoy!

Thank you all for the autumn season!

Little break and then back in business! We will open again on the 1st of December.

See you then!

Autumn colours are here!

Restaurant Poro is open during the whole colourful autumn season from 1st of September to 26th of September. Our daily opening times are 12 – 22 and lunch is served on Mon – Fri from 12 to 15.

We welcome everyone to enjoy!

À la Carte

Here’s a taste of our À la Carte. Click below to read the entire menu.


Stimulate your appetite.
  • Mushroom
    citrus & bread
  • Soup
    13.00 / 16.00

    reindeer & parsnip & smoke

  • Lappish Flavours
    17.00 / 28.00

    reindeer & deer
    elk & willow grouse
    arctic char


Taste the magic of Lapland.
  • Risotto

    lemon & chanterelle
    chickpea & spinach

  • Fish

    boletaceae & white wine
    fennel & potato

  • Wild Duck

    pea & root
    wine & apple


The perfect end to a perfect dinner.

  • Lappish Cheese

    star anis
    berry & cloudberry

  • Financier

    white chocolate & lemon

  • Cake

    chocolate & honey
    almond & baileys

The story of Poro

atmospheric milieu at the feet of Ylläs fell

the kitchen bustle

Today, the great story of Poro continues and we´ll tell you more about our future plans and history from past years -as soon as storytellers has been reached.

Table reservation

Whether you would like to come alone or in a bigger group, it’s always a good idea to make a table reservation. Click below and use our reservation system to book a table.

Revontuliravintola Poro
Sivulantie 22
95970 Äkäslompolo


Sivulantie 22


from 3pm to 10pm

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