The active center of Sotkamo is located about 7 kilometers from Vuokatti. The grocery stores, special shops, service companies and ambient café´s and restaurants will serve you there.
Lunch restaurant Herkku-Sepät invites you to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals. The variety of dishes represents the wealth of local nature with only the best local ingredients used in cooking. In the restaurant menu you can also find regional delicacies and food prepared in a traditional way.
Everyday there is fresh bakery in sale. The lunch buffet, open on weekdays, offers also allergic-free options.
Kantis restaurant has been serving tourists and locals for 40 years already. The karaoke bar on the upper floor is open from Wednesday to Sunday. Downstairs is a party area, which is open on weekends and on public holidays’ eves. Friendly staff and casual atmosphere guarantee a good time in a company of friends.
Kangaskatu 14, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 8 666 0066
Dragon King restaurant offers tasty Chinese food in the forms of buffet and menu. Buffet consists of salad, soup, 6 main food, cold drinks, coffee and tee. Menu concludes appetize, core food, desert and many kinds of cool drinks. You can order our food by phone or directly come to us. Welcome to taste!
Kainuuntie 30, 88600 Sotkamo
Tel. +358 8 662100
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The hotel’s restaurants will introduce you the best tastes of local nature in its breakfasts, lunches and dinners. There is a special hunter’s menu with delicious game meals. In the evenings you can enjoy the drinks in the bar, or take part in dancing nights with live music.
In Kotipizza you always get fresh-made warm authentic pizzas, made from carefully selected ingredients. This is the secret of Kotipizza’s popularity, along with excellent service, and understanding of customers’ tastes. Sotkamo Kotipizza was chosen the best Kotipizza of 2012.
Torikatu 8, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 8 666 1600
One of the best grocery stores in Sotkamo, K-Supermarket offers a wide range of products, fresh meat and fish, daily ingredients and holiday supplies, as well as fresh bakery, of different brands. Alko shop and lottery services are situated in the same building.
Kainuuntie 18, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 20 7940770
Intersport Piipponen presents a wide variety of sport brands for active people, such as Fischer, Peak performance, Haglöfs, Puma, Luhta, Salomon, Atomic, Asics and Halti. Here you can find all the necessary equipment for your hobbies: cross-country skiing, hiking, fishing, hunting and many others. Professional staff will help you to get exactly what you need for a comfortable training.
R-Kioski offers a wide range of services: renting movies, lottery tickets, prepaid SIM-cards, event tickets sale, and train and bus ticket services. You can also find snacks, magazines and newspapers, as well as many gift cards, in here
Kainuuntie 16, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 8 666 0281
Alko (the national alcoholic beverage retailing)
Sotkamo Alko can be found in K-Supermarket Sotkamo.
tel. +358 8 666 0580
Moda Pajakka offers clothes for the whole family, including asual options and formal style dresses and outfits. The shop’s assortment includes unique brands for youngsters, designed specially for Moda Pajakka, and other well-known brands, such as Gerry Weber, Esprit, Vila, Luhta, Vero Moda, Peak Performance, Selected, Very Nice, Turo Tailor, Marc O’Polo and Petrifun.
Pentik offers a selection of gifts, souvenirs and home decor products. The assortment of the international chain shop includes also top-quality bed linen from satin, cotton or linen.
Kainuuntie 22, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 40 3508 960
Sotkamo Book shop
Established in 1897, the traditional bookshop of Sotkamo offers books to any taste, of different genres and various designs. The assortment of the shop also includes textbooks, maps, cards, games, calendars, office, crafts and fine arts supplies. KIPA-members often have special offers and good deals.
Sotkamon apteekki – loacl pharmacy – was established in 1915. Friendly professional staff is there to help you every day. The pharmacy is located in the centre of Sotkamo and has a spacious parking area for customers in front of the building
Sotkamon Varaosa Oy
The car can get broken even during your holidays. For that case, Sotkamon Varaosa Oy is there to help you, with various maintenance and repair services, as well as spare parts for your car. The company’s maintenance department has modern testing and diagnostic equipment, and express service.
Sotkamon Rakennus Oy
The company specializes in housing construction, working with detached and semi-detached houses, as well as blocks of flats.
Sotkamon Lasi’s owner, glass artist Matti Ala-Kalhunmaalla has been in business for 30 years.
Sotkamo-lehti is a popular local newspaper that is trusted by its readers.
Keskuskatu 10, 88600 Sotkamo
tel. +358 10 665 6000, fax +358 10 665 6003
KRP Hallimyymälä offers everything you need for construction, including the specialized machines. The professional staff is ready to give advise and help with the choice of the right product. The shop belongs to Rautanet chain.
Sotkamon Kodit Oy LKV is the national real estate chain business.