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1 Doma laukums, Riga, Latvia
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Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 15
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 5
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  • 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
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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95 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

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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60 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 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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269 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
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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133 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 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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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 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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Kiev, Ukraine
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Very nice view to the old city and towers, tasty food, trained staff. Tried Gazpacho soup and chicken in honey. Recommended!

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Tallinn
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Great roof terrace location and an impressive lunch menus ranging from sandwiches to full meals and with an impressive winelist. My steakwich was fine, but my wife's avocado, prawn and mango salad included only a quarter of an avocado, 3 prawns and one slice of mango, which seemed a bit stingy for over 10 euros.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This is a nice rooftop restaurant. If you sit on the right side of the roof there's a great view of the coast. The waiters are friendly, speak English well, but expect tips if they can see you are American. The food was delicious, especially the crème brûlée. It is also in a nice area in town, quiet and safe.... More 

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Address: 1 Doma laukums, Riga, Latvia
Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
Average Prices: USD 32 - 40
Cuisine: European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Doma laukums, Riga, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga

Price and Cuisine

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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic

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