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B-Bar (Balsambar)

2 Dome square, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
+37167228842
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Ranked #47 of 518 restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $25
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Klaipeda, Lithuania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a very cozy and pleasant place to spend your end of the working day, weeknight or any free minute you dedicated for a nice glass of your favorite drink. B Bars has a variety of coctails, spirits and wines. I had a nice Valpolicella by the glass some time (!) and last weekend was pleased to see Fever... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Good waiter and kind thanks guy you good job I really enjoyed was delicious pasta☺and them oun bread with 3 different kind of butter make very special and different and better than others I really enjoyed thanks .highly recommended

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

amazing selection of cocktails, some pretty unique ones but all tasted great. didn't stay for food but did receive a small dessert on the house!

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NYC
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

If you want to hang out and have a really good cocktail. This is your spot! This place is awesome, it has: cool music, good bartenders, great ambiance. Basically everything you want in a late night spot if you are over 25. I really recommend some of their balzam cocktails just to try it out once. Also, this place has... More

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Riga, Latvia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

If we want to have a good food and good cocktails it is the right place to go! The food is tasty. The menu is big. There are snacks, salads, desserts... And the portions are big. The cocktaila are also very different and if you can't make your choise a very professional waiter will always help. The barman is ready... More

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Riga
Top Contributor
216 reviews 216 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

this is one of the best place to go for cocktails and not only! they also have a great menu with various choice of food (modern Latvian cuisine, international - European cuisine), various theme-events, live music eves on Wednesday, small-friday on Thursdays and sure thing DJs with live performers on Friday and Saturday nights. there are always a lot of... More

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Riga
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Awesome bar!! Nice food, great cocktails, good other drinks and awesome ambiance. Live music on friday nights. Lot of going out nice. This is the perfect place to hang loose, chill out, or party till you drop!!! I lived next to this bar, so believe me!!!!;-) also great business lunches!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Excellent location right opposite our hotel good atmosphere great cocktails and beer reasonably priced

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Miami, Florida
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I visited B-Bar with couple of friends, and to be honest I was surprised by the variety and creativity of their cocktail list. There is something for every body there, whether you like sweet, fruity, spicy, strong, or virgin cocktails. I tried couple of cocktails made with Balzams, which is a local liquor made with currants. They were all rather... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Dropped by for lunch and shared a bottle of wine, the wine tasting plate and the King shrimps. Ok price, but the asparagus was overcooked, the cheese tasteless and the butter frozen. Not something I would recommend, many way better choices nearby.

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