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Alus arsenals

Pils laukums 4, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
(+371) 732 38 96
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Ranked #80 of 513 restaurants in Riga
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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UK
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

The beer was OK, what we managed to get, although my husband detected a slight lactic taste. He thought the black pudding he had was great. The problems started when I tried to have french fries with my grilled pork, which turned out to be a kebab. A fairly normal accompaniment to the dish. First she tried to persuade me... More

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We dropped in "Alus arsenals" after terrible rain storm cough us in the street. This specific location was selected because of good reviews on TA. Unfortunately, we got to the waiter which was not interested at all to provide a welcoming service, despite the fact that only 3 tables were taken in all restaurant. We just had a beer with... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Used to come here each time I was in Riga, these days when i actually live in riga am not intending to give up the habit. Generous plates of quality food, beers and nice non-intrusive service is the key to this place's success. Definitely recommended for food and drink. Quite possibly in winter though the atmosphere in the main hall... More

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Cologne
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92 reviews 92 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

The place has a nice rustic ambience to it. Don't be put of by the entrance when you walk downstairs. We had good staff and good, traditional food. The pace is suited for dinner with friends, family and couples. Just nice to be there and have a relaxed dinner.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

was looking for an authentic Latvian experience. place was recommended by Trip Advisor great location in the old city. restaurant is located in a cellar with great atmosphere very good food

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Domodossola, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Good Lativian restaurant. Interesting and delicious food, kind and professional staff. Prices are good.

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Paris, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Perfect for a group and to discover latvian cuisine! The beer tasting is really nice to do! The service is top and very friendly

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I had lunch with my friend after i read the reviews and it was lovely. The food was superb and elegantly served in a homely and lovely atmosphere. It was also very affordable. We thouroughly enjoyed it and will be back. Lovely tasty meal, welcoming atmosphere,lovely restaurant! Great service!!! Thanks for such an incredible attention to our table Natalie!)))

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

It's one of the best restaurant i've been in Riga. The dishes is very tasty. I recommended the traditional dishes from this restaurant. Very friendly and welcoming waiters. They will help you to choose the dishes according to your taste.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We had a good time and really enjoyed the beer and the chicken. I can't recommend the sausage though.

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