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1221

Jauniela 16, Riga, Latvia
(+371) 67 22 01 71
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Ranked #22 of 518 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, Latvian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Helsinki, Finland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Really good service and nice location. Good for dinner and felt romantic. We ate on the terrace. But: Take anything else than ceasar salad ;)

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Melbourne
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Fresh, quality ingredients were obvious, the service was friendly and helpful, menu extensive and atmosphere and surrounds were perfect. Lunch for two with a couple of drinks each came to 49 euros. And we were full! Highly recommended.

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Tallinn
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152 reviews 152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We went there after have read a lot about it. Well the place is really cosy and the entirior are just perfect but we got disappointed when we got our meal. First I was surprised to get a bottle of wine costing 42 euro and with screw cork with the explanation,from the Sommelier,I suppose,who told me that for young wines... More

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San Francisco, California
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321 reviews 321 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
339 helpful votes 339 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We came to this restaurant because it was right down the street on which our hotel was located, appeared absolutely charming from the outside, and was highly rated on TripAdvisor. I'm not sorry we tried it, although it was a just a bit under our expectations for it. We sat outside (a must because of the incredibly hot weather in... More

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Queensland, Australia
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Lovely staff, lovely ambience and the best soup ever tasted. - so good we had to return so that my friend could try it. Pistachio, celeriac cream soup, with venison strips and truffle oil. Delicious! My friend also judged her steak as superb , my duck was just short of perfect.

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Cairo, Egypt
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A lovely chic restaurant in the old town of Riga... Looks old and classy from inside. I tried the "Sturgeon and salmon borsch" and it was the best I ever had in my life. The "Baltic plaice fillet with Thailand beans fried in butter and almonds" was less than what I expected. The "Chocolate Fondant with vanilla ice-cream and glazed... More

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London, UK
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154 reviews 154 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Some of the guidebooks to Riga can be positively off-putting when it comes to making general remarks about Latvian cuisine - "not for the weight-conscious", "pull out your pocket defibrillator and prepare to get greasy", the implication being that you will be in for pig and potato overload. One or two of the places off Doma Laukums look only too... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Although the restaurant looks small, it has at least 4 floors, and a roof, so there is lot's of space. We sat outside, but it looked very cosy inside. The food was very good, the service attentive. A bit expensive but it was worth it. Some interesting things on the menu. Considered to go back the next day to eat... More

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Pavia, Italy
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76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Definitely, to eat in Riga is almost always a good experience! This reastaurant is a very nice spot for dining, the environment is really nice, on several floors of an old house downtown. Food is also well deserving a visit, and wine list as well.

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Sao Paulo
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This is one of Riga's traditional restaurants set in a very old building, which is reflected in its name. We only had a light lunch there but the food quality was very good. The selection of smoked fish from the Baltic Sea was delicious and so was their shrimp salad. Service was very friendly and attentive. As one of us... More

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