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Leningrad

#226 of 765 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
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Krishjana Valdemara iela 4, Riga 1010, Latvia
+371 29 915 049
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12:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 03:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 07:00
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Liepaja, Latvia
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic staff, good mood in place - nice style of USSR flashbacks. And... gamma of beer and drinks peeerfect!

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Thank Sturdusts
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The staff are obnoxious and rude! Ths music choice is awful and doesn't suit the Soviet theme at all.

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Thank Vlad B
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372 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

A bar which is an homage to the Soviet era. Oddly it felt quite authentic without being tongue in cheek or kitschy. The thing to really rave about are the prices. Food and drink is very cheap! Even by Riga standards. And not bad quality either.

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Thank DaveSwin
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288 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We visited after going to the KGB museum which is fairly nearby and the irony wasn't lost on us! Pretty quiet on a Saturday afternoon but a great place for a couple of beers and a snack (we had their €10 sharing platter and a strange biscuit at €1 a throw which seemed to be strangely reminiscent of a "snickers"... More 

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Thank Nos6
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Awsome atmosphere, great gigs, tasty daily meals and other dishes, good beer and spirits selection! Very friendly bartenders and other stuff!

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Thank Edgars C
Turku, Finland
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327 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting bar. It was supposed to be old Soviet gendre, but we found a lot of Finnish items in it. Service was very good, there was music and it was different than any other bars that we have visited in this city. So, all in all, if you are looking for something different than averige, this might... More 

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Thank Leena S
Zeist, The Netherlands
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a museum kind of bar but instead we found a kind real life bolsjewiek bar which didn't really accept outsiders. Somaybe it's a original bar but not a friendly one.

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Thank Maarten B
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69 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This place looks just like Norway in the 60, 70 and 80's....!! Great place, great food, great drink and great people. Should have been a place like this in my home town in Norway. Thank you... I'll be back..

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Thank Turisten82
Turku, Finland
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118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

New favourite in Riga. Soviet atmosphere in the best possible way, good and cheap drinks, friendly staff, rather funky menu. We totally loved their burgers! Delicious "Perestroika" burger comes with a shot of vodka! What more do you need to kick start the night out in town or end it on a fun note? Definitely going to return.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

They have some tasty food, beer and whiskey :) Known for original soviet decor, good music and great attitude! Recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Fast food, Healthy, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
12:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 03:00
Thursday
12:00 - 07:00
Friday
12:00 - 07:00
Saturday
12:00 - 07:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Krishjana Valdemara iela 4, Riga 1010, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 29 915 049

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?