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B-Bar (Balsambar)

2 Dome square, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
+37167228842
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Ranked #43 of 544 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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Brussels, Belgium
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Wow. This place gets busy on late weekend evening. Great vibe and music. Love the uniform for the service team. So elegant and cute at the same time. Didn't Try food this time but drinks were great

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Riga, Latvia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Perfect place for Wednesday's girls night out. Tasty cocktails and amazingly good desserts, but the best is the restaurant personnel. We had a great waiter - Anrijs, who persuaded us to try a dessert although we have just ate an ice-cream 20 minutes ago. And he was right - Napaleon cake is "must have" in B-bārs. He made us feel... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Cocktails at this place are fantastic. When we visited the place music was house music combined with live trumpet and saxophone, Which was totally amazing. people are very dressed up so dress your best.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Walking around Old Riga, we were searching a place with some extraordinary cocktail’s menu – and this place was it! Service, atmosphere, drinks – they all were at a really high level! Cocktails were fancy, delicious, unusual – everything that we were looking for. And our waiter was a real gent! I would highly recommend this place!

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Klaipeda, Lithuania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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
8 helpful votes 8 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
27 helpful votes 27 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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
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248 reviews 248 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 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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Additional Information about B-Bar (Balsambar)

Address: 2 Dome square, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
Phone Number: +37167228842
Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
Average Prices: USD 5 - 25
Cuisine: International

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