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 sweet and savory as well as warm and cold brunch delicacies on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 4 pm. The bonus is the terrace with the view over the Tammerkoski rapids, one of the best views in the city.
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.
Viila is a small but modern bistro located in Tampella area. Brunch is served on Saturdays from 11 am to 3 pm.
Muusa serves brunch at Sunday from noon until 4 pm. Mixing Mediterranean, Middle-Eastern and Northern African tastes with 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!
Restaurant Piemonte offers Italian brunch in the center of Tampere in Suvantokatu. The brunch includes wide selection of starters, one delicious main and a little something sweet with tea or coffee at 12 am to 4 pm.
Legendarily famous for its brunches, Sandro Ratina serves a North African-Middle Eastern inspired fresh menu rich in flavors. The brunch is served every Saturday and Sunday from 12 am to 4 pm.
Pikkubistro Kattila’s brunner is a unique three course menu served Saturdays from 12 am to 4 pm.
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!
Right in the heart of the city, next to the Central Market Bus Station, you will find Aitoleipä Café. Aitoleipä serves a varied brunch on Saturdays from 9am to 3pm and Sundays from 10am to 3pm. Brunch serves a wide variety of cheeses, vegetables, pastries and desserts. There are also plenty of options for vegans, gluten-free and other good food and coffee lovers.
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.
Lillan Café & Butik offers ambient and delicious brunch experience. Some dishes of the brunch are also designed to be shared and enjoyed with friends. Brunch available on Saturdays and Sundays at 10.30-14.30.
Cafe & Bakery Mimosa serves vegetarian brunch in Tampere every Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm. Try the vegan meatpies!
Please check the opening times and menus from the restaurant’s own websites!