Thank you for the season, we are closing 22.04.2022.

We will open again later this fall.

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

Check our delicious Christmas menu

30.11.21 | Our delicious Christmas menu is served on December 24th. Full Christmas menu is also available as a Take Away.

We are opening 1st of Dec at 4pm

30.11.21 | Winter is here! And so will Restaurant Poro open it’s doors on 1st of Dec at 4pm. We will serve our customers weekly from Monday to Saturday at 4pm – 10pm.


Ruska season is over…

02.10.21 | …and so, we are closed. But only for now! We want to thank all of our autumn guests and welcome everybody visit in Restaurant Poro again during winter season.

We will open on December.

Ruska season is here…

01.09.21 | …and so are we! Restaurant Poro will serve you on every single day during the whole colorful Ruska season.

Our restaurant is open at 12:00 – 22:00 and lunch is served at 12:00 – 15:00.

À la Carte

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


Stimulate your appetite.
  • Beetroot

    chantarelle & lemon

  • Soup
    13.00 / 16.00

    cod fish & carrot & morel mushroom

  • Lappish Flavours
    17.00 / 28.00

    reindeer & elk & duck
    white fish


Taste the magic of Lapland.
  • Veggie

    shiitake mushroom & carrot
    lemon & quinoa

  • Fish

    cauliflower & white wine
    fennel & potato

  • Poultry

    celery & rosemary
    barley & rowan berry


The perfect end to a perfect dinner.

  • Chocolate

    beetroot & apple

  • Lappish Cheese

    spruce & caramel

  • Ice Cream / Sorbet
    changing flavours

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.

Ravintola Poro
Reittitie 2
95970 Äkäslompolo


Reittitie 2


Closed for summer

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