During the 2024 season we will be open as follows:

1.5-19.5 Wed – Sun at 11-18

20.5-2.6 Mon-Sun at 11-18

3.6-25.8 Mon-Sat at 11-20 and Sundays at 11-18

26.8-29.9 Thu-Sun at 11-18

Reservations can be made all ready either by email at or by phone at: +358-50-5726741

A map over Suomenlinna is located here. You’ll find Nikolai at number 45 on the map. The ferry timetable is available here. Our restaurant is only 70 meters from Kuninkaanportti. Read more about Suomenlinna here. The best guided tours are available here.

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Pizza With a Story

The name Nikolai comes from mr. Nikolai Sinebrychoff who founded the oldest brewery in the Nordics here on Suomenlinna.  We serve our pizzas together with the best view in town.


Contact us for more information:

Email: tony.hellstrom(at)

Tabel reservations:

Phone: +358 50 572 6741

Skihaus Bistro

Skihaus Bistro is open during the winter season. You’ll find us at Meriteijo ski and we are open whenever the ski slopes are. Take a break from skiing, enjoy lunch and a warm cup of chocolate, with or without rum.