Clarion Collection Hotel Valdemars
K. Valdemara iela 23
Phone: (371) 67 33 44 62
Fax: (371) 67 33 44 62
Bars & Cafes
The Bites Blues Club (BBC) is one where you should head to for an evening of Latvian Blues Music. Offering high quality blues music in a easygoing ambiance. Listen to the very talent Latvian Blues Band take to the stage. The food served here goes with the ambiance and atmosphere. On the menu here are dishes like Home-smoked salmon Salad, Ham, Cheddar cheese & tomato sandwiches, Grilled chicken wings with DorBlu cheese sauce and Bourbon pork chop with baked garlic. The place also feature live International Blues acts from time to time. Some known performers who have graced the stage here include the likes of D11 Blues Band, Steve Guyer and Lynne Jordan. The place is open from Monday - Friday from 11 am onwards and on Saturdays from 2 pm onwards. Call ahead to know more.
This café located in the Art Nouveau area specializes in various kinds of drinks made from coffee beans. Cappuccino, espresso, iced coffee, hot chocolate as well as grenadine tea and many other soft coffee drinks are offered here. Snacks and pastries are also available. The cozy interior accompanied by light background jazz music create a welcoming and in a way intimate atmosphere.
This is a modern bar located on the 26th floor of the Reval Hotel Latvija. The elegant interior and relaxing atmosphere make this bar a perfect place to enjoy the sunset. In addition to the wide range of cocktails they offer, various snacks can also be ordered.
This is an exclusive Moroccan-style tea club where visitors can enjoy well-served Chinese, Japanese, Indian or Moroccan teas (about 50 kinds in total), while relaxing on the sofas in a quiet and peaceful atmosphere and listening to soft music. The café is non-smoking but there is a separate lounge for water pipe smokers. This is a good place to spend a quiet evening.
Vincents serves excellent Latvian food at its neat restaurant here, in Riga. There's delicious Goose confit pelmeny with chicken consomme, succulent Hermit Crab and the Chevre cheesecake with rhubarb is something to die for. The menu reflects something like a French-Latvian marriage of dishes. The chef takes good care of the diners and they go fully satisfied with all the service rendered here, especially food.For updated timings, please call ahead.
A cozy, French-owned cafe offering a wide range of home-made French pastries. Excellent for a coffee break with a newspaper - Le Monde, Paris Match, Le Canard Enchaine as well as English language newspapers and German daily Bild are available. This is a non-smoking cafe.
The most talked about feature here at the Shot Bar is the humongous restroom with mood lighting. Coming back to the eating part of it, the tables spread onto the plaza on the street and a meal basking in the sun is truly heavenly; servings of food include Goulash and Burritos. The name also is made famous by the drinks that are served in short glasses at the bar.
This is a place that must be visited for the local Black Balsam (alcoholic beverage prepared from herbs), which has been produced since the 18th Century and valued both in Latvia and abroad. It can be enjoyed straight up or mixed in a cocktail. Currently the bar offers more than 80 different cocktails, all containing Riga Black Balsam. Other popular local drinks and world famous cocktails can also be prepared here. International snacks and hot meals can be cooked on order.
This is a unique Riga cafe. On the ground floor visitors can purchase souvenirs and art objects created by Latvian artists, and then enjoy a meal on the first floor. Everything is simple, they don't offer a menu, and you order directly to the chef. This is one of the few cafes in Riga where beer is served in bottles.
If you love good music, a buzzing ambiance and a host of special events lined up for the night, you will love to visit I Love You. Don't be surprised by the mushy name, this haunt is an music lover's paradise. Watch your favorite bands spruce up the dais or catch an open mic night in session. Munch on mouthwatering snacks and pub grub as you down a cocktail and take in the festivities of the night. Choose from a passel of vodkas, wines, rums, cognac, whiskey, beer among other spirits to keep your spirits high all night. Event nights see a flurry of activity as live bands set the stage ablaze with their talents and crowds jostle for elbow space. You're sure to have a gala time. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
This is one of those small cafes which have the warm and friendly atmosphere that is so inviting and that makes people come there again and again. It is also one of the cafes that offer the tastiest home-baked fresh cakes, rolls, cookies, pies of different shape and all sorts of fillings.
Osiris has class; however you look at it. Everything from the general atmosphere to the food to the background music has elegance and a high standard of class. Osiris, which is a favorite hangout of the artistically-inclined, isn't located in the best looking building in Riga. But the whole place spells elegance and the wonderfully unique menu makes Osiris perfect for any meal of the day.