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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, European, Latvian, Central European, International
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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You could't ask for a more perfect location. Housed in an historic building surrounded by ionic columns, Kolonade offers postcard quality views of the Freedom Monument ant the Laima Clock as well as the National Opera and its gardens. The menu, which provides colorful photos of each dish, specializes in gourmet Latvian and international cuisine, which are prepared in the open plan kitchen.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
European, Latvian, Central European, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a very good light lunch here, the food is excellent, the sommelier knows what he is doing. The staff are efficient but not overly friendly. All in all a good experience

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This seems to be a number of restaurants owned by the same. Wonder who is really behind it. OK food but nothing special.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank inetbas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glass enclosed venue in the park overlooking the National Opera House with flowers starting to bloom all around. Had dinner and walked to a performance-dramatic and lovely. Service was accommodating and prompt and the food, from a menu with many choices, was good, but not...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Deano50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were invited by a client with our group. We were really impressed by the variety and quality of the food. We appreciated the selection of wines. The way the menu was built up. The desert was highly appreciated by the group. We went back...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ghentfreak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally placed next to The Statue of Liberty and with viewe to the blooming park! We ate here several times (lunch/dinner), and every meal was a pleasure and the service fine.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Eva og Henrik H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upscale restaurant with 180 degrees view in the park. Several great local delicacies, such as moose tartar and ox tongue in wine sauce. A discovery was the local sparkling wine, made with rhubarb. The waiter explained later the overall business if the winery maker. Friendly...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ArnaudLefevreBaril
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was the first time we went to this restaurant. (For business dinners we change the location frequently). A round table next to the window was booked. A nice view to the opera house and the park. The food and the wine were very good....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Fae_55
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Awesome place with a lot of choises for food and drinks. Tasted caramelized goat cheese, bruscheta and crockets of cheese. Everything was really delicious. Cocktais were really good too! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 498ain_s
Reviewed March 31, 2019

We stopped off here at midday for a glass of wine. It has a beautiful glass conservatory where you can people watch in the park and on the river. It is well decorated and you could easily spend an afternoon or evening eating and drinking...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 477yvonnec
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

After walking hours in the cold weather, we wanted to warm up a bit and we found this restaurant/cafe in front of us. So we gave it a try. The inside was lovely, not full of people. There was good music, the waitress girl was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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