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Index Cafe

#2 of 10 Bakeries in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
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Brivibas 32 | Antonijas iela 12, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
+371 67 287 718
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dorset
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Index cafe just up from the Freedom monument serves the best coffee in Riga. The Mochas are also extremely good- so much so that we visited multiple times during our stay. Cakes are also amazing!

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Thank hyphae
Greece
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

location is good, the ambience is nice, nice is settled, the service has been good, the waiter was kind with us

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Thank katherinaci
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Longtime casual visitor here. The coffee and bakery is amazing, I would say it's a much more refined taste none of the other coffee shops in Riga have. Sandwiches are a little 'meh' though, a bit bland. It is odd since the Index Cafe sandwiches you can buy in any larger Narvesen taste much better. Too fresh in store, perhaps?... More 

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Thank Evija Z
Trondheim, Norway
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

This is a great stop for breakfast, coffee, or a snack. Prices are low, there's ample seating, and the service was pretty quick. I

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Thank trondheimtravel
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Huge bowl of solyanka served with nice baguettes and other additionals for 5€? Yes it is possible! I have tried also fish soup with seafood, for 7€ you get quite wide range of seafood - always nice! I especially have to higlight service and staff with perfect English, smiley face and always helpful. Thank you for hosting us 4times in... More 

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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

Good place for quick coffe and lunch. Tasty food, pretty big portions but this is not a restaurant more a cafe. Still you will feel free to do your computer work and talk on phone as restaurants you mostly visit for their food, atmosphere and creativity. Prices are normal for the quality of food you can actually get for it.... More 

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Thank Evika S
Riga, Riga, Latvia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Good place for having business lunch. You can eat inside or takeaway. Affordable prices and the most important - very fast servise. Highly recommend if you work somewhere in the district.

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Thank Ksenia D
Denmark
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

We had breakfast at the cafe near the boulevard. We ordered eggs, bacon, porridge and the cottage pancakes all dishes to share. The cottage pancakes were so tasteful! I need to find a similar recipe. It should be a local speciality here in Latvia. Try them!

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Thank DrKatrine
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Ate a late breakfast/early lunch here. Extensive menu choice, not the cheapest, but food is to a high standard. Service efficient, and nicely decorated inside.

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Thank JONATHAN B
Oslo, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Nice café and a very friendly staff. The coffee was superb. We had breakfast and would strongly recomend the oatmeal. Well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $12
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Vegetarian, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brivibas 32 | Antonijas iela 12, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 287 718
Description
Our famous coffee from small local roasterie from price starting as low as EUR 1.40! Fresh juices, smoothies, salads, international cusine,bread from our bakery- sandwiches,baguettes, and pastries, croissants, cakes and much more... WiFi free of charge!

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