Best Estonian restaurants ranked by Silverspoon

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Best Estonian restaurants ranked by Silverspoon

For foodies continually on the hunt for new tastes and experiences, Estonia is a treasure trove of restaurants with locally-sourced, gourmet fare. But with so many tempting choices, deciding where to make your dinner reservations can be quite a feat. Don't fret, the Silverspoon guide is here to help.

The Silverspoon awards are Estonia's longest-standing gastronomy contest. They aim to recognise and develop Estonian culinary culture by evaluating eateries across the country based on what matters most to everyday restaurant-goers. This makes the Silverspoon seal of approval a good indicator of where to get a mouth-watering meal!

Check out Silverspoon's best restaurants in Estonia in 2020

Authentic Italian flavours

Restaurant and cafe Gianni in the Tallinn city centre snagged "People's favourite" in 2020.

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People's favourite

Who doesn't fall for authentic Italian cuisine? Restaurant and café Gianni have wooed the public with their flavours, carefully selected wine and excellent service. Come see what all the buzz is about.

Winner: Gianni

Best survivor

In a challenging year for eating establishments, these restaurants and cafes have kept their doors open by adapting and introducing creative solutions.

Winners: Restaurant Salt, Beer House, Villa Thai, Loft ja Ürdid, Levier Café, and iO Restaurant

Gourmet dining

NOA, a member of Siigur Restaurants, is considered one of Tallinn and Estonia's top restaurants.

Photo by: Mariann Liimal

Best restaurant group

If you're looking for an eclectic collection of high-class restaurants where you simply can't go wrong, look no further than Siigur Restaurants (OKO restoranid OÜ). These include the notable TuljakPaju VillaOKONOA and NOA Chef's Hall.

Community favourite

In a time when travel has become less frequent and distances shorter, these restaurants and cafes have proven to be hits among their local community and neighbours.

WinnersLa Prima Pizza Old Town and Gonsiori locations, 4 Sisters Kitchen CaféThe NautilusRestaurant Lucca, and Restaurant Dominic

Industrial seaside charm

Lore Bistroo in the Noblessner Seafront Quarter was voted best restaurant under two years old. 

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Best new restaurant

Among the new kids on the block, a.k.a. restaurants two years old or less, an establishment in the Noblessner Seafront Quarter stole the prize. Lore Bistroo has quickly become a community staple with its meals made for sharing.
Winner: Lore Bistroo

Best takeaway food

In an era of takeaway and home delivery cuisine, some restaurants shined brighter than others and were ordered again and again. An award for best courier platform was also given to Wolt, who delivered many delicious meals to hungry patrons.
Winner: Villa Thai

Last updated : 22.04.2021

In category: Food & Drink & Nightlife