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Rigensis

Tirgonu 8, Riga, Latvia
(+371) 67 22 30 50
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Ranked #60 of 532 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
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

On a cold rainy day, this was very welcoming. The coffee and hot chocolate were both very good and there was no stinting on the volume. The cakes were also quite large portions and the quality was good.

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UK
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

Came here twice in 3 days. A nice place to drop in and have afternoon cakes and coffee and hot chocolate. Prices were reasonable and the cakes very nice, especially the tortes. Take note that the Latvians seem to like their cottage cheese and it features heavily in many of the cakes. Also, their cakes are not overly sweet compared... More

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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
37 helpful votes 37 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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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 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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