The Baltic Islands offer a variety of food menus for the traveller, which have been influenced by the many cultures that inhabit the islands. Some of the restaurants there are gaining good reputations thanks to the Internet that enables reviewers to post their thoughts.
All of these restaurants have had good reviews from people who have actually eaten there. The Baltic Travel Company offers well-organised and enjoyable trips to the Baltic islands and surrounding areas where you can sample great local cuisine.
Gastmahl des Meeres, Sassnitz, Rugen
Serves fresh seafood with a great view, where you can sit in the window of the restaurant and watch the fishing boats come in with the night catch. The restaurant offers a wonderful breakfast buffet as well as generous well-cooked and well-presented main courses. It is recommended to book in advance to make sure of a table.
Restaurant Peppersack, Talinn, Estonia
This is a medieval-themed restaurant situated in an old building. This child friendly restaurant with costumed staff, offers a different dining experience which can include themed entertainment. The food is delicious, the beer is great and the service is prompt. This is a popular restaurant at a reasonable price.
A well-reviewed little restaurant which is Latvia’s best kept secret, but not for much longer. It is a bistro-style restaurant with food which is from an eclectic mix of countries, including Mexican, Thai, Moroccan and Asian cuisine. The meals are prepared with quality ingredients and the restaurant offers a great dining experience.
The Kryp In Stockholm
This is a small restaurant in the old town (about 30 covers) which offers hearty meals such as reindeer, soup and crayfish. It is a popular restaurant, so it is advisable to book, although it is possible to turn up and get a cancellation. This restaurant offers excellent service and great food which includes genuine Swedish dishes.
Werner Cafe-Lounge in Tartu, Estonia
There are a lot of great places to eat in Estonia, but one of the most highly recommended is the Werner Cafe-Lounge. It offers coffee and mouth-watering cakes on the ground floor and restaurant food above. This cafe is recommended whether you are looking for a meal to try the local cuisine, or just a mid-morning stop-off point on your sightseeing tour.