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“A novel experience” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Fisherman's Son

Fisherman's Son
KaLku iela 2, Riga, Latvia
+371 67227505
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Ranked #334 of 568 Restaurants in Riga
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: ”Strong and tough people live in this quiet corner of the earth ” Vilis Lacis says on coastal Latvians.In 1939, a feature film was made after his romana ”Fisherman`s Son” , depicting life in fishing villages, fishermen, their joys and troubles, harsh and full of risk everyday life. One generation inherits tools from the other, working methods and hope to become wealthier and independent.Oscar is a fisherman`s son, who is fighting for these ideals, with a bright mind, strong will and faith in a better tomorrow.
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“A novel experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

The restaurant is named after a well known Latvian novel But we didn't know that and had puzzled over the name. The decor is simple with clean straight lines. Tables are set outside and on two levels inside. We both had fish dishes which were cooked to order and were delicious. The service was pleasant and efficient but unhurried and fairly priced considering it is on one of the main streets in the Old Town. We would return.

Visited August 2012
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