NB! Due to the coronavirus, student cafeterias are closed in spring of 2020.

UniCafe has arranged for a food van that distributes student lunches. Check out the instructions, routes and time tables here: on järjestänyt lounasjakelua pakettiautolla. Katso ohjeet, reitit ja aikataulut osoitteesta:

By showing your Finnish student card, you will get a discount at student cafeterias. If you don’t have a student card, you can show your certificate of attendance. A student lunch usually costs €2.70.

The opening and lunch hours at the cafeterias are as follows. Weekly menus can be found by clicking the restaurants name.

Cafeteria at the Academy of Fine Arts:

The student restaurant at the Academy of Fine Arts(Elimäenkatu 25 A) offers lunch Mon-Fri 11:00-13:00. The lunch lists are not available online.

Cafeterias at Sibelius Academy:

M-building: Restel/Restaurant of the Music Centre

  • lunch served Mon-Fri 11.00 am-3.00 pm

N-building: Tempo – Compass Group

  • Mon-Fri 08.30 – 15.00
  • Sat-Sun closed


  • Mon-Fri 11.00 – 13.30

R-building: Café Feeniks

  • Open Mon-Fri 9:00-20:00, closed Sat-Sun

Cafeteria at Theatre Academy

Amica TeaK

  • Mon-Thu 8.30 am-5.00 pm (lunch 11.00 am-5.00 pm)
  • Fri 8.30 am-4.00 pm (lunch 11.00 am-4.00 pm)

Other cafeterias

You can also eat in the student cafeterias of other universities for €2.50-2.70. Student cafeteria UniCafe has many restaurants all over Helsinki, the nearest one in the city centre. They have good websites in English, .