Kårkaféerna - dina egna matställen

Take away lunch from Arken this summer

1 June, the sale of take away lunch will be moved from Kåren to Arken! Kela has made the decision to prolong the time during which student restaurants are allowed to sell subsidized lunch on the go to June and July. Also Åbo Akademi University have given their consent. 

We hope that you want to come along with us to Arken!

Take away lunch

Arken, Tehtaankatu 2, 20500 Turku

Mon-Fri, 11:00-13:30

Students 2,60€
Post-graduate students 4,60€
Åbo Akademi University’s personnel 5,90€
Others 6,50€

Family pack – bring home lunch to the whole family!

5 meals: 27€
4 meals: 22,50€
3 meals: 16,50€


Some things not to forget after the move:

  • We keep distance to each other in the queue

  • We all contribute to a good hygiene. There is hand sanitizer placed on several places in the room

  • Card payment

  • Make bringing your own jar a routine – the environment will thank you!


Enjoy your lunch at Arken
Take away lunch from
Arken this summer
Take away lunch from 30/3!
Our restaurants will be
closed until further notice
Some of the
restaurants are closed
due to coronavirus
Kafé Gadolinia Kb has won
the bidding competition for a restaurant in Aurum
Our website is now also
available in Finnish
Café Arken celebrates
its 10 year anniversary!


Our goals are to serve our customers in their own languages and at the same
time offer them high quality products at the lowest possible cost. We offer our
customers nutritious meals at breakfast, lunch and also midday snacks as well as a wide variety of fair-trade coffees and
teas. We also offer catering services for different types of events, such as
conferences, parties and dinners. We
have solid knowledge of both our selection of products and their nutritional
value. We`ll also happily answer any
questions regarding our selection.

We`re inspired by flavours from both
near and far. We offer products suitable for vegans, vegetarians, lactose and gluten intolerant and we try to meet the
requirements of guests with certain
allergies or diets.

We want to be a highlight of your day
and hope to be able to serve you
and your friends for the foreseeable
future. We warmly welcome you to the

If necessary, we reserve the right to
make changes in the lunchmenu.