every great adventure in hell starts
with a good food

welcome to hell!


Autumn holiday is here – welcome to enjoy beautiful finnish nature and eat real local food!

Our season is nearly over but not quite yet!

We are open in October weekends 12-18 o’clock – but if it rains cats and dogs Alkaen the sky to the fullest, we keep the doors closed.

During the autumn holiday weeks 9.-24.10.2021 we are open every day at 12-17, whatever the weather!

Welcome to the autumn trip to Hell – we will take care of lunch!

Ps. Up-to-date information can also be found on our Facebook page, and if you have any questions, feel free to send message to us.

exotic animals on the home farm

Within walking distance of our restaurant you will find our home farm, where you are free to get to know our slightly more special animals: wild boar and ostriches.

hyper-local food

At restaurant Helvetin Portti you can taste ostrich and wild boar Alkaen our farm. We also use other nearby products in our portions – even the dishes are close by!

cabin holiday in hell

Ruovesi is a well-known cabin town, and there could be no better location for the cabin than right next to the national park! Whether you stay for one night or even a week, we have a place for you to sleep in.

when we say local food, we really mean it

The ingredients we use in our restaurant come genuinely up close. In addition to favoring producers in the area in every possible way, the wild boar and ostrich on our home farm play the key role in our portions.

ostriches, wild boars and some other animals

We raise wild boars and ostriches on our home farm, and in addition to these, in the area of ​​the farm and restaurant you may see many other animal friends such as chickens, bunnies, dogs and cats. You are free to come and see the animals on our home farm, and we also arrange animal shows for groups on request.

easy access to the national park

You will find us right at the gate of Helvetinjärvi National Park (well, our name is “Hell’s Gate), the starting point of Kankimäki. The main attraction of the park, Helvetinkolu, is a two-kilometer walk in the direction of our restaurant. You will also leave your car in the large parking area without worries even for several nights.