Hospitality management students practice studies at BarLaurea in their first and second year of studies. BarLaurea is a learning environment, which includes a lunch buffet, à la carte restaurant, café and meeting and catering services.
There are approximately thousand customer visits in BarLaurea daily and the customer base is mainly the staff and students of Laurea.
Seasons and also organic and local food are noted in daily activities in BarLaurea. BarLaurea is in the fifth step of "Portaat luomuun" –program, which means that the restaurant uses at least 20 organic products permanently. Also other organic products are used as often as possible.
Lunch Buffet BarLaurea
The lunch buffet serves affordable and versatile lunch during weekdays from 10.45 to 13.00. In the daily changing menu can be found three options: main course (meat, fish or chicken), vegetable lunch or soup lunch. There are also salad, home-made bread, organic milk and water. Soup lunch includes a dessert. Local and organic food is the base of actions also in the lunch buffet in BarLaurea.
- Student 2,60€ (Kela)
- Staff 5,10 €
- Others 6,80 €
Café Beat is a one of the components of BarLaurea learning environment. It is located in Leppävaara's first floor lobby. In the café customers can study, enjoy a cup of Cappuccino made by students or take coffee and other products to go. The café contains a big selection of salty and sweet products. There are for example homemade sandwiches, snacks, soft drinks and different coffees.
Café Beat is open from Monday-Thursday 8.00 to 16.00 and on Fridays 8.00-15.00.
À la carte restaurant Flow
Flow offers high-class lunches from 11.00-13.00 during weekdays. There are 40 customer seats and it also functions in dinners and other private events. Table reservations can be send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Flow menu changes weekly, but basically it contains three courses and coffee or tea. The menu costs 10 euros for students and 15 euros for others. Second year students plan and design the theme and menu together with teachers and restaurant staff and then execute it.
Meeting and catering services
Meeting and catering services in BarLaurea are targeted for the staff and students of Laurea, but external customers can also do requests for services. From Leppävaara campus can be found many convenient meeting rooms and BarLaurea will make sure the meal service is preferable to customer's needs.
Services for students
Laurea offers various services for all students. The student union (Laureamko) represents Laurea students and organises several activities and events as part of services for students.
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