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Rigensis

Tirgonu 8, Riga, Latvia
(+371) 67 22 30 50
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Ranked #57 of 524 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bakery
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We loved there. Especially napoleon cake is the best. We dropped every day when we were Riga. So cute place.

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Brisbane, Australia
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151 reviews 151 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Following Tripadvisor this time did not disappoint - thankfully. Our hotel was just around the corner and we had just arrived at about 3pm and thought afternoon tea - the place was packed to overflowing and if the weather had been kinder we would have sat on the outside tables but we saw it opened until 23.00 so after dinner... More

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Paradise CA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We found this pastry shop quite by accident, but so glad we did. The pastry and selections of coffees were amazing. The choc./hazelnut torte and the apple strudel were baked on the premises and were the best we had in Latvia. It is a quaint shop with many locals enjoying the pastries. They indoor and outdoor seating. I wish we... More

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Lecce, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Probably the best boulangerie and patisserie in Riga, with old favourites (Millefeuille, croissant), local adaptations (Sacher) and Latvian sweets.

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Brussels
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42 reviews 42 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We are sitting here for tea and cake while writing this. Excellent rhubarb cake my wife ordered. Was only to have one bite but ended up having three! We'll be back to try more I more of their cakes. Recommended!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Seeing that this was one of the place recommended by fellow Tripadvisors, we gave it a try and were quite "chuffed" with this bakery. They offer a good variety of traditional Latvian pastries and is not expensive at all. They also seem to be a favorite of the locals, which is always a good sign! Expect a beautiful interior, but... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If your into bakeries, then the Rigenisis is the place to go when your in Riga. We loved the place so much we went there and had coffee and cake for three mornings in a row. Everything is so fresh, and the tantalising smells you get on walking through the door are so strong it draws you in without hesitation...... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Lovely little cafe in central Riga offering a great selection fo hot drink and cakes, biscuits etc. Great for an alternative place to stop at night after a walk around old town as open till late, at least 11pm

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

It's impossible to find in Riga ( and definitely not only there!) the place with better pie, pastry, cake, coffe, bread and atmosphere. And this inexpressible smell of fresh bakery and coffee... Traditional, hospitable, absolutely the best. Favorite forever !

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We came for a savoury afternoon snack. The little pastries with bacon inside (piradzins I think they are called!) were awesome. Coffee was nice too. Perfect mid afternoon snack.

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