The Three Elves restaurant is a beautiful and atmospheric restaurant in the middle of Santa Claus Village. You can enjoy a rich buffet breakfast and delicious à la carte dishes in the evenings. In addition, our restaurant has a cozy bar where you can order a cup of hot glög. You can come to the restaurant alone or with a larger group, there is room for about 160 people.

Reserve a table by email and come and experience the magic of Lapland and Christmas!

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Lapland Restaurant Kotahovi in Santa Claus Village offers quality Lappish gastronomy.

The Lapland Restaurant Kotahovi gets its name from “kota” which is Finnish for Lappish-style hut. Our Lapland style restaurant is located at the Santa Claus Reindeer Resort ( in Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle. We offer traditional Lappish dishes and modern cuisine in a very cosy atmosphere.

We can receive groups of up to 50 persons. We can even receive bigger groups if the group is divided in two (half the group dines while the other half visits reindeer and vice versa). For groups we recommend a reservation by e-mail or phone. Please contact us by e-mail or give us a call to receive our group menus and related prices.

Restaurant Arctic Eye in Santa Claus Village offers tastes of Lapland and the North, with an international twist. Located in the center of Santa’s Igloos area, with large reclined glass windows facing North, it seats up to 120 people. You don’t have to worry about missing the Northern lights, the staff will give out the Aurora Alarm! Between meals, sit back and relax at the lobby bar.

Restaurant Aitta is located in Apukka Resort Rovaniemi, 10 km from Santa Claus Village. The restaurant’s 100 years old timber log walls have dozens of stories to tell from the times of Apukka’s old tavern in the late 19th century.

We want to cherish the tradition of old Apukka, and that’s how the concept of Restaurant Aitta was born. Restaurant Aitta serves Nordic cuisine with a modern twist and uses locally produced ingredients.

Aitta serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily from the beginning of September to early April. You can choose a rich buffet or a la carte for dinner.

The true heart of the restaurant is a massive stone fireplace with an oven. High windows in the dining area give a fantastic view of Lake Olkka.

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Atmospheric Pizzeria Kota in Apukka Resort Rovaniemi.

Apukka’s small cozy pizzeria above the Arctic Circle combines classic Italian flavours and traditional Lappish ingredients into tasty pizzas.

The soft scent of smoke and the warmth of the fire invites you to relax. After an active outdoor day, you need quick and tasty food.

Our pizzeria is open to everyone, whether staying in our Resort, Santa Claus Village, or Rovaniemi city center. You can combine the visit to the pizzeria and sauna experience or one of our bucket list activities. Apukka Shuttle Bus is a good transfer choice if you don’t have a car.

Log Restaurant Lumikartano is made entirely of massive logs, giving it a rustic and cozy atmosphere that is sure to transport you to a world of relaxation and comfort. It is located in the main building of the Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos area and it houses also the hotel reception.

The hotel guests enjoy breakfast at Log restaurant. The hearty buffet breakfast offers a wide variety of flavours and different breakfast options. Breakfast is always included in the accommodation rate whether you are staying in SnowHotel or the glass igloos.

Log Restaurant Lumikartano whit floor space of 500 m² taking up to 150 charter guests is ideal to serve lunches and dinners for big groups. Being rich in atmosphere, the restaurant space is an ideal venue for different events.

Tel. +35840 845 3774

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Café-Restaurant Napatapuli, located in Santa’s Gift House, is a premier and authentic Fast and traditional Food Restaurant that has been proudly serving the Santa Claus Village area and beyond since 1998. Since then, our mission has been to provide high-quality food for all those that wish to combine fun and enjoyable ambiance with skillful cooking into one extraordinary dining experience. We serve: coffee, burgers, Finnish local food, buffet and much more.

The Snow Restaurant in Santa Claus Village serves lunch and 3-course dinner daily.

In addition to the Snow Restaurant and Ice Bar of Snowman World, the indoor Café Ensilumi is also available, where you can warm yourself up and have snacks and drinks after all the snow fun.

The Snow Restaurant and Ice Bar, which are rebuilt every year, are attractions themselves. Snow carvings, amazing lighting and snow and ice sculptures provide you with a feast for the eyes, take a camera with you! We recommend to book the lunch and dinner in advance to ensure the availability (the lunch and dinner prices always include the entrance ticket, in our webstore).

Ice Disco of Snowman World

Located in Santa Claus Village, the ice disco at Snowman World offers a fun evening for the whole family in below zero temperature! Enjoy an ice glass drink while you dance at Ice bar! The snow activities are not available during the disco. The Ice Disco is included in the entrance ticket.

Santamus restaurant is a local speciality located in the Santa Claus Village, on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi. The Lappish restaurant Santamus hides a forest and a real gold stream within its walls, serving local cuisine in a Lapland themed setting spiced with a gold panning experience.

Feel closer to nature

The warm glow of the open fire, green spruce trees and the babbling pond will make you want to stop and enjoy the moment.

At Santamus you can enjoy local culinary creations and be entertained with unforgettable gold panning program, and groups can book the atmosphere-rich sauna spa for private events.

Lunch daily in summer outdoor restaurant enhanced with a gold panning experience. Daily lunch buffet and 3-course dinner with gold panning on Saturdays, during winter season. Saturday brunches in autumn. Available all year round for private events.

The Glass Restaurant offers flavours of Lapland in an unique setting in Santa Claus Village. The large glass windows of Glass Restaurant provide an unrestricted view of the nature of Lapland.

Lapland’s unspoiled nature and Arctic conditions give the wild produce its distinct qualities, pure flavour and excellent nutritional value.

A la Carte
Glass Restaurant serves A la carte dinner. Table reservation is recommended.

For groups
Glass Restaurant’s unique setting is a wonderful option for private group lunches and dinner services. For group reservations, please send an inquiry by email to