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1 Doma laukums | Dome squere 1, Riga LV 1050, Latvia
37167814090
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Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 13
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  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice terrasse

Nice and spacious terrasse with fine food and service. We went there for a coffee and decided to try their restaurant another day and made a reservation. However, when we arrived they'd forgotten all about our reservation and the specific table we wished for. However, we got another table which was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2014
Maria S
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København
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  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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English first
Princeton, New Jersey
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We decided to give this rooftop restaurant a try after reading about it in the Lonely Planet guide, and we were not disappointed. They have several reasonably priced half bottles of wine on their drinks menu- perfect for two people to split. In addition to a half bottle of white wine, we both ordered the sea trout, which was about... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Quite well protected from the wind, it's a classy restaurant with excellent food. I will remember the deconstructed "Pavlova" I ate there!

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Espoo, Finland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Food was well cooked, vegetables ripeness was excellent. However the menu didn't include anything special, standard restaurant dishes. Service was good. The restaurant is on the roof but there is a view over the city only from a certain tables. Local people visit to the restaurant.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Don't bother going here - the view isn't very good, the food was barely eatable, and the wine list is expensive and unimpressive. And, the service could use some improvements.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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61 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This restaurant had been recommended. A great location with views over the city as the sun set near the longest day. Salads were top quality and the wine recommendation was excellent. Unfortunately while the main courses were OK we have certainly had better. Despite the restaurant being less than half full, the service was not up to the standard expected... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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186 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Great location, but the rooms look like they need a makeover. The food is geared more to the Eastern European palate, not much for British taste.

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København
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Nice and spacious terrasse with fine food and service. We went there for a coffee and decided to try their restaurant another day and made a reservation. However, when we arrived they'd forgotten all about our reservation and the specific table we wished for. However, we got another table which was fine as well. The food was nice and well... More 

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brooklyn, new york
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great view if you can get table near edge. HOWEVER, I arrived on Wednesday at 7:15pm and I'd say half the tables on the edge were "reserved". But when I left at 9pm, most of these tables were still unused. Something fishy going on... like maybe 5 Euros for the good tables or what? So, just beware you will probably... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If I checked the place to view the view of the old city from the 5th floor, I'd rank it a 4 (there is very pretty view of Daugava and the Dome tower and the cityscape if you sit at certain places; when the terrace is packed, you don't get a view, unless you want to disturb other visitors); but... More 

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udine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been in this restaurant many times because location is great. Nice view on rigas roofs. But food is nt in connection with. We order 4 main course. 1 was wrong As usuall the waiter ask if we accept this wrong dish. I think rhey don t have to ask just they must do correct. Of course we accept... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Doma laukums | Dome squere 1, Riga LV 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: 37167814090

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 32 - 40
  • Cuisine: European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Doing business

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