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The culturally musical bar and restaurant Trompete (‘trumpet’ in Latvian) was conceived with an aim to offer fresh, delicious food with ingredients sourced from selected locally produced and imported products combined with the pleasing sounds of jazz music, acclaimed wines and select whiskies and rums. The restaurant is located in the heart of the Old Town, next to the ancient Salt Carriers’ Guild. The historical aura at Trompete has been preserved, combined with modern minimalism and a warm, relaxed, yet refined atmosphere. Pendant lamps, wooden tables and exposed historic walls allow everyone to enjoy the fusion of gastronomy and music.
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Wine Bar, International, European, Latvian, Gastropub
FEATURES
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed yesterday

The food, the beer, the cider.. the choice. Love it all. Me and my friends are a frequent patrons of this fine establishment. Local beer and local ciders with seasonal brewers tastes. Live music shows with some great music. Professional staff. Highly recommend. Cheers, Oskars

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank OskarsXtens
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Emma and Normunds, excellent staff, made our evening. Very informative, let us know about local drinks and customes. Thanks for the evening.

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank G7211QYstefanm
TrompeteManager, General Manager at Trompete Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey! Thank you very much for your review! We'll save a table for you when you come back to visit :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great jazz bar with a large selection of beers on tap. The jazz band playing was superb and even if you weren’t in the room with the band, you could still hear the music through speakers. There was no fee to hear the band. This...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank philipkG9245FG
Reviewed January 2, 2020 via mobile

When we got in, there were a lot of other people just arriving as well, so there was a bit of a wait, but the staff was very apologetic and professional about it. The food itself was really good, we had a starter of shared...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank IMHO_93
Reviewed December 28, 2019 via mobile

Five stars for the atmosphere, live jazz, beer selection, cozy interiors, service and value for the money. Four stars for the food; not gourmet stuff but definitely a good match for the setting. For weekends, you should book a table in advance.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank mch42
Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

Popped in here as we couldn’t get a table over the road but was happy to have found it. Food and drinks very reasonably priced and with a live jazz band on as a backdrop. For dinner for 3 we paid about €40 euros which...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 16, 2019 via mobile

We came for dinner here. Whilst the ambiance is nice, the food was nothing to write home about. My husband had calamari.. he said it was like rubber, under cooked and he sent back.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank AoifeK528
TrompeteManager, General Manager at Trompete Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2019

Thank you for your review, we will try working on our recipes. We are working on some new menu items and hope you will give us a second chance on your next trip to Riga!

Reviewed November 14, 2019 via mobile

Food: My Caesar salad with salmon had two problems: the egg, went with parts of the eggshell, and the salmon was BAD, like 2 days out of the fridge, even the smell was really bad. The pork ribs where correct but overcooked. Live music: Music...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank pucktoamo
007katrina, General Manager at Trompete Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2019

Hello. So sorry for the bad food. We will take your comment in consideration and work on this not happening again.

Reviewed October 26, 2019 via mobile

Really very good food and cozy place for saturday night! Live jazz music added more good mood on that!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 463simonaz
Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

...but food was unfortunately below average. Live music, French chansons the evening we visited, was enjoyable.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank terhi101
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KarmenK95
December 30, 2016|
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Response from TrompeteLV | Property representative |
All concerts at Trompete are free of charge and can be heard broadcast live throughout all of our rooms and courtyard terrace.
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