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Maja

#149 of 714 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
European, Central European
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Kalnciema street 37-5, Riga, Latvia
+371 2771 0078
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully decorated plates with excellent quality of dishes. Chantrelle mushroom salad as a started and delicious lamb filet with herbs as a main. Great food, great service!

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Thank BeatriceKl
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are waiting for our desserts more than hour and we are the only visitors now (so the cook may be is too busy) Terrible place.

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Thank Jevgenijs L
Vaxjo, Sweden
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Very well prepared food and excellent service. Bit pricey but not overpriced. worth it ....a bit hard to find

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Thank Joost B
St. Petersburg, Russia
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner in the restaurant. The place is in one of those old wooden two-storey houses. The hospitality is unbelievable, the food was delicious and entire atmosphere was terrific A place to visit and to be back in, indeed.

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Thank Gogerman
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Went to Maja to celebrate my partner's 30th birthday. The service was great - attentive and friendly and great attention to detail, I had mentioned in the restaurant it was to celebrate my boyfriend's birthday and we receive a special dessert. The food was a high standard and the atmosphere was homely and made the whole experience very special! Would... More 

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Thank Katie W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

As an American Latvian, it's really hard to find anything in Riga worth going out for.. Home is always the best. But this was the exception. Māja was not only great food, but the name says it all.. Hone. It felt and tasted great. I commend the owners for maintaining the integrity of the space and the history. Knowing the... More 

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Thank Liz R
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

I love this place, the good was really tasty and the service very friendly. While waiting we were offered complementary snacks (button mushrooms stuffed with cheese) and they were delicious. I had deer ravioli which was excellent. Going back soon

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Thank Urszula G
Riga, Latvia
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We were invited there for dinner. Was impressed by most of what I ate there. Good service. Restaurant is located in an actual wooden home that has been fixed up. Worth checking out!

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Thank Joe B
Seine et Marne
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

Not the easiest place to find, but well worth the effort. Fantastic food, innovative and beautifully presented at a fair price. Helpful and enthusiastic staff and a charming atmosphere.

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Thank IamaHyFlyer
Zurich, Switzerland
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189 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

It is a while since I ate such excellent food all presented without fuss, all beautifully cooked and aesthetically presented. Escargot presented on a timber board surrounded by some tasty green leaves, perch grilled to perfection with just the right amount of delicious vegetables, an amazing pear/ice cream dessert. It was simply perfect. I hope I can make it back.

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Thank Travel284

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalnciema street 37-5, Riga, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 2771 0078

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?