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Alus arsenals

Latvian, Central European, Bar, European, Eastern European
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Pils laukums 4, Riga 1050, Latvia
(+371) 732 38 96
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sussex UK
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a friendly beer cellar with an interesting menu. Quite difficult to find without a mobile map.

Thank Dieppois
horndean, hampshire uk
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238 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to eat Latvian food, generally pork, a reasonable price, good beer then this is the place for you. The restaurant is away from the tourist traps in the centre of town so unfortunately lacked atmosphere due to only a handful of diners, a shame really as it has a lot to offer. My disappointment is why with... More 

Thank elaineandgary
Cergy-Pontoise, France
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average service level, poor quality drinks and snacks. The interior didn't change for last 10 years.

Thank pdu019
Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Real classic Latvian food. Try one meter with sausage, but ask the waiter not to cut it before they service. Nice beers!

Thank grisen2013
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here twice 5 years ago and food was great so decided to revisit. Ribs were stunning. I ordered a burger....bad choice covered in mayonnaise with dill......I can't stand dill. But fries were absolutely stunning. Unfiltered beer was excellent. Worth a visit if you want traditional Latvian food

Thank terri d
Brisbane, Australia
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153 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

The Alus Arsenals was one of the stops we made as part of the Tasting Tour we had in Klaipeda. We were welcomed warmly and ushered to a cozy underground room filled with warm lights and communal table. They served us 4 types of beer that they brewed and were all great. We were also served several types of cheese... More 

Thank Lulu N
Summerfield, Florida, United States
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292 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

We were here to do a local beer tasting and have some local snack dishes. We had 3 normal beers and 1 ginger beer, all of which was very good. Snacks included breads, fish and meats all of which were also good.

Thank Randy C
Cork, Ireland
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154 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We stayed on Arsenala iela and this cellar bar restaurant was litterly across the street from the apartment. We naturally visited the place as it was a likely last stop on an evening. We stopped here for a drink in the early evening on our first day. The place was empty and obviously lacked any kind of atmosphere. The beer... More 

Thank olivermccann
Vitoria, ES
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27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I strongly recommend this restaurant. This isn't a touristic place because it's not very easy to find, but there are a delicious local food and beer, besides a good prices. Foi uma dica de moradores o endereço e valeu muito a pena.

Thank VivianaCorte
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

They have a really good homemade sussage, fantastic bread and awesome beers. Just try a small glass of each and you wont be disappointed...and all for a really nice price (we die only spend 35€ for two meal, a desert and a lot of beer)

Thank Stefan G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Latvian, Central European, Bar, European, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pils laukums 4, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: (+371) 732 38 96

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