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Food and restaurants in Riga

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“St Peter's Church tower is the perfect spot for getting a bird’s-eye view of Riga at all times of the year. In winter, see the roofs sprinkled in fresh snow. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
“Local food buffet served. Inexpensive. Great for lunch to try out local meals. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Bar
“Authentic Latvian folk bar with live music on most nights. If you come in a larger group, it's a good idea to book in advance.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
“Galleria Riga roof terrace - this is a dinner with a magnificent view! You will not find any such spot in Riga.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tasty and cheap. Beloved by locals and guests. Can get crowdy during the summer.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
“Want to try a more traditional approach to the Latvian cuisine? This is the place to go. Loved by locals and city guests. There are several of these all over the city.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
“Latvian and European medieval, historic cuisine. For unusual atmospheric experience!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“All the Latvian food you could want. This is not the only place, you can find even more Lido restaurants around Riga, but this one is defiantly the closest :D Here, you can sample all the stuff us Latvians enjoy eating..... and drinking. ”
  • 20 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“Very good coffee and brunch place for early morning people. Highly recommended. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“Since the 90s one of the favourite restaurants of local intellectuals. Consistently good quality of service and food, pleasant atmosphere.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Few of the best bartenders in Latvia. You can just tell what kind of tasyes you like, and they will surprise you for sure!!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“A popular pub for young people. Snacks, beer and casual cocktails. 7 min away.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Very romantic atmosphere, feels like a Marie Antoinette could have lived there :)”
  • 12 locals recommend
Food
“La Kanna is a little charming restaurant in city center. It's great for romantic dinner or just some dessert. On evenings it gets very lively and it can be difficult to get a table. On weekends La Kanna turns into a great place to get a brunch. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great interior, nice tables outside, food is ok too, but nothing surprising.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Comfort Food Restaurant
“ Отличное место, где посидеть в стильном дворике и вкусно покушать, там так же играет живая музыка, следите за домашней страничкой, так как там празднуют много свадеб, летом довольно плотный график и часто кафе закрыто для частных мероприятий.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Ideal for coffee and french pastries. In evening its also a good spot to get a glass of French wine and talk with the French owner living in Riga for over 20 years !”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Очень вкусная свежая выпечка, хороший кофе. Есть свое фирменное мороженое. Интерьер в традиционном национальном стиле. Есть винная карта.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“budget: $ Affordable prices for amazing pastries, salad and beverages. Great location- right in the middle of old town Please be aware- you can only pay in cash.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“budget: $$ Great location- old town, tasty pastries and sweets. www.bakeberry.lv”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great place for fast but tasty breakfast. They offer various sandwiches, filled croissants, with eggs, meat, veggies, fish, sweet and sour. Cakes and salad. Also tasty coffee and smoothies. They have breakfast offers.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Martin’s Bakery offers classic Latvian pastries from freshly baked "piragi" (bacon dumplings) with a variety of different fillings like ham, onions and mushrooms to delicious sweet pastries from fragrant cinnamon buns to gooey custard-cream buns. You can order anything - it offers to take away, including coffee, or just enjoy a cappuccino or a cup of tea on the spot. The prices are very friendly. You can pay only by cash (EURO), credit cards are not accepted! At the evenings choice is limited. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fantastic bakery and very good coffee. If you're walking this way, make sure to stop by for a quick treat. You won't regret it and chances are, you'll be back there in couple hours. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“На мой взляд, здесь самые вкусные круассаны, которые можно купить у нас в Риге, ни чем не хуже, чем в самой Франции. Вся остальная выпечка тоже очень вкусная и свежая. В будни работает с 7 утра, выходные с 9 часов.”
  • 2 locals recommend