Brunch is that European breakfast and lunch, which is leisurely enjoyed on the weekend. We chose the best places in Tampere where you can top your free mornings off with a tasty and hefty meal.
Restaurant Poro offers buffet brunch, from pancakes to black sausage, on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4 pm. The brunch ranges wide from the varieties of fish, mussels and red caviar to rolls and pancakes. The bonus is the terrace with the view over the Tammerkoski rapids, one of the best views in the city. Specialty: original ice-cream bar with a variety of flavours and syrups.
Suomalainen Klubi lures people on Saturdays to come and start the weekend with a glass of champagne or wine. The buffet includes salads, meat and fish, warm pies, cottage yogurts, cheeses, smoothies, cakes and fruits. Their specialty is live music. Brunch is served on Saturdays from 10.30 am to 3 pm.
Henriks is where old-fashioned meets new trends and youthful staff, classic milieu and authentic flavours. Henriks’ Saturday brunch includes a delicious buffet of starters, main and dessert, served to the tables. There are two options for the main, and the sparkling is not overpriced either. Brunch is served on Saturdays from noon to 3 pm.
Pikkubistro Kattila on Hallituskatu offers brunner, a combination of brunch and dinner. The three-course menu is changed every other week and is served on Saturdays from noon to 4 pm.
Spoon Brasserie’s brunch is served on Saturdays and Sundays from 10.30 am to 15 pm. Choose from the four different options on the menu!
Viila is a small but modern bistro located in Tampella area. Brunch is served on Saturdays from 11 am to 15 pm.
Muusa serves brunch at Sunday from noon until 4 pm. Mixing Mediterranean, Middle-Eastern and Northern African tasteswith local produce, the brunch is an excellent way to introduce yourself to the flavour world of Muusa. Served also vegan or gluten free.
Malabadi serves Sunday brunch at Tammela and Hervanta residential areas from 11 am to 5 pm. This Turkish buffet is full of meat and vegetarian foods, and even self-made pizzas. Leave room for dessert, because their dessert buffet has so many delicious treats that you’ll feel bad if you can’t try all of them!
Pella’s Café serves brunch right along the main street, behind big windows. Among other things there’s freshly baked bread and other baked delicacies, a collection of cheeses, yogurt and home-made muesli, warm dishes and sweet treats. Brunch is served on Saturdays and Sundays from 10.30 am to 3 pm.
Also on Hämeenkatu street, Fazer Café is one of the newest additions to Tampere brunches. Available on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm, the brunch includes fresh, traditional breakfast dishes as well as international specialties. In this roomy café, you also get to enjoy the view over the Tammerkoski rapids!
You might want to make a reservation beforehand if you’d like to have brunch at Café Pispala. Their brunch, served in an idyllic wooden house in Pispala area, is a favourite to many locals! There are a few different options to choose your brunch from, which include American pancakes, beaten eggs, bacon, fruit and yogurt. Free refill for coffee (and amazing Pispala views). Brunch available on Saturdays and Sundays.
Brunch at Klubi is a buffet of basic goodies. Served on Saturdays at 11 am to 14 pm, Klubi brunch has lots of variety and it also considers special diets. Brunch includes a DJ and some weekends even have special themes that go with the biggest events of the city.
Cafe & Bakery Mimosa serves vegetarian brunch in Tampere every Saturday from 11 am to 15 pm. Try the vegan meatpies!
Please check the opening times and menus from the restaurant’s own websites!