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Raina bulvaris 21, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 27 724 437
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (7 reviews)
“lentil stew” (2 reviews)
“quail egg” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Latvian, Eastern European, International, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Raina bulvaris 21, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were a tour group party of 44 and we filled the restaurant. We had a fixed menu but it was beautifully cooked and served nicely. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank nickm45
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awesome restaurant. We have been in many good restaurants in several countries but this one is truly a gem. From start to end everything went perfectly and the food was just excellent.

5  Thank 10RaineR
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They said they not able to cook almost half of the menu. No duck, no lamb, no catfish, etc. Don’t have any idea what is the reason. So we’ve chosen what was in the list of their possibilities and as to me - food was...More

Thank Ilia K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We’ve choose this restaurant because it was just near our hotel... and it was a great finding. It’s a small restaurant with very nice staff and very good food. On the menu, as starters, the herring and the goat cheese are delicious. For mains we’ve...More

1  Thank DuarteValente
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Forest is located directly on the Vermanes park, just outside the old town of Riga. The look of the place is not very special but the food they serve is great. Lovely waiters, nice amuse was served, food cooked very tasteful and presented well. Especially...More

1  Thank Claire v
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ordered the lentil stew & slow cooked pork ribs. Both were delicious. Dessert was the chocolate sponge cake. Service was attentive but not rushed.

2  Thank Karl F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for a quite meal, away from the chaos of the old town, this is an excellent choice. The food is excellent, the presentation very appraling, the service prompt and professional, but no excitement whatsoever. This may be perfect for certain clients, but...More

1  Thank stowetraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Forest in August, and had a overall pleasant meal here. I could end the review here, but I want to explain short why I dont give this restaurant top score: First of all, the food TASTE good. My wife started...More

1  Thank Bertago
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They sell you this restaurant as exclusive, but it is the very normal. The food, the treatment, the price ... everything very normal, not to score high.

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

The food and service at Forest were top notch. We had the pike perch and the duck - both dishes were cooked to perfection and extremely flavourful. The deserts were similarly outstanding - the chocolate fondant was the best I had tasted in a long...More

6  Thank Nomad783310
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raina bulvaris 21, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 27 724 437
  • E-mail
We are glad to invite you to "FOREST" a cozy and welcoming restaurant in the center of Riga! Your visit is our joy to spoil your taste buds with Latvian contemporary and classic European cuisine, considering seasonal character of field and nature bounty. Great selection of drinks from "Old" and "New" world will satisfy most contrasting tastes of visitors searching for perfect drink to excellent
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