Welcome to Saltbodan, Lovisas historical down towns heart. Enjoy a nice meal in good company, and participate in the many events held in the area. For lunch we offer a variety of daily changing portions, and some permanent longtime favourites like Saltbodans famous salmon soup. Lunch prices include a salad bar and the houses own freshly baked bread. On the The À la carte list you can find tasty seafood dishes, accompanied by some meat and vegetarian dishes. For drinks you can choose a glass of wine from our carefully selected wine list. The café offers sweet and savory pastries and fresh coffee. Also try the popular homemade quiche. The marine themed bar will put out your thirst with a selection of local and imported beers. On the terrace you can raise a glass in good company, also children and pets are warmly welcomed. The surrounding buildings offer a glimpse into the areas history.


Besides the restaurant there is a small art gallery with a monthly changing exhibition. It's bee active since 1987 and has displayed a variety of local and foreign artists. The gallery is open for public in the summer months from may till the end of august. The "Laivasilta" area is lively in the summer, and serves as a venue for various events. It's popular among tourists and visitors passing through. Visit the maritime museum for some local history, or if you have time take a boat trip to the nearby sea fortress. The guest harbour offers boaters a nice place to stay near most necessary facilities. Visit our Facebook page to find out what’s happening in the area.