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One of the oldest restaurants in Riga, Petergailis is a place for all who seek some peace and quiet in the busy Old Town. The restaurant has been open since 1978 and still serves classic Petergailis dishes as well as contemporary kitchen with new vibes for gourmet lovers. There is also a summer terrace with a nice view of the church tower and Skarnu street.
PRICE RANGE
$18 - $36
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
European, Latvian, Eastern European, International, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff spoke a little French and the menus were in many languages. The kitchen was very good and with lots of typical Latvian choices. On the terrace we had a great time

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The starter selection of meats and cheeses for two persons was delicious and attractive looking (see the picture). Main course beef steak with scallop was amazing. The best I have never eaten. Seatrout was little bit tasteless. I recommend the tablereservation because the interior is...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a very nice dinner in this old town restaurant. We booked in advance and good so: the restaurant was very busy but we had a nice table just next to a window. The staff was nice and friendly and the food we ate was...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Food is of average price for the centre of the old town,however it was very tasty and the portion sizes were good. Appetizers were very tasty and the bread plate was also amazing,service was excellent,atmosphere very pleasant with an outside terrace also being an option....More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good atmosphere, perfect service, awesome food. Free super tasty appetizers. Prices are average for old town

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Petergailis 4 years ago and because of the great experience wanted to dine here again. And were not disappointed now either. Booked a table in advance and were seated outdoors nicely in the middle of the terrace. Excellent and attentive service, food was lovely...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chic place with unique decoration (so many cockerels!!). Service was good and food delicious. I usually eat vegetarian dishes but there were none vegetarian main dishes on the menu. I ate sea trout that was great.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the place on 19.07.2020 about 22:00. Prices did not fit the reality but we decided to have a launch due to a nice location on the street. Unexpedectly, a waiter told that there is no place but we definitely noticed some of free tables....More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food and great service. Very nice location in old town and prices were on point. Would definitely recommend this place!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good food and service. Atmosphere was nice, outside was street musicant. A bit away from the buziest tourist street.

Date of visit: July 2020
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