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Monterosso

Valnu iela 9, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 507 170
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (18 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Valnu iela 9, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate an amazing dinner at Monterosso. Appertizer: Pumpkinsoup, sooo good Main: Duck, vegetables. Perfect duck Dessert: chocklate fondant. Very good I will highly recommend Monterosso for a finer dinner.

Thank Ole-Martin L
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We came to dine 4 friends and all of us just loved what we had ordered. We had mushroom soup, tortellini broth, pizza and foie gras with caramelized apples and everything was delicious. Nice atmosphere and accurate service.

Thank sunshine151209
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Traditional italian restaurant in the centre of Riga city. The food is good, but not that good. Food and wine is very expensive and to expensive compared to the quality. Rather stiff and uninterested service staff.

Thank Jörgen D
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Deceptive restaurant from the outside. Appears a bit drab but the service and the Italian style cooking are good. We sat at outside table so did not experience the interior. The service was excellent , the waiting staff could not be more attentive. Food arrived...More

Thank decdeasy
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The food here is lovely, delicious even, we came here twice during our trip. The staff was also friendly however slightly less attentive during Dinner service than they were for Lunch service. The food look fantastic and the meal I had for lunch I would...More

Thank 1_Frog
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Nice central location - at the heart of Riga Old Town, so easy to get there if you are out and about I've been to Monterosso a couple of times with my friends, and haven't been disappointed yet! It's an Italian restaurant, and they serve...More

Thank AnnaKirill G
Reviewed 8 July 2017

After bad experience in Domini Canes went to Monterosso for dessert. Panna cotta and tiramisu accompanied with espresso and grappa.were very good, but quite expensive..

Thank Andrus L
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

They call it Italian restaurant??? The worst frozen pizza so far. Shame on you. Slow service and 15 € for this kind of pizza is toi much. Never again.

Thank Mika L
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Prior to catching a late flight my wife and I stopped at monterossa for an early evening meal. First warning sign shouldve been the lack of menu outside. The restaurant was very quiet but did have a few people in the main room. For some...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I wanted seafood pasta with tomato sauce; the waiter offered to customize my meal, which then became more expensive than all other pasta dinners, plus a 35% surcharge which was not properly explained. Although the food was quite good, service was slow and the whole...More

Thank Guy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valnu iela 9, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 507 170
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Description
One of the oldest restaurants in Riga, «Monterosso» was established in 1913. After re-opening in 2000 it quickly became a favorable dining place for sophisticated locals and international visitors alike. Carrying the heritage of it’s past into today’s glamour, «Monterosso» brings true Italian cuisine to the heart of Old Riga. Our elegant interiors are complemented with a la carte menu created by world renowned chef Patrick Pages. Patrick is a rarity – he is a French chef who understands the fundamentals, essentials, and desirable taste of Italian food. Several years that he spent in Italy made him a true connoisseur of Mediterranian cuisine. Patrick’s background as a leading chef in France and his cooking experience in many European countries as well as in Japan, South America, and Africa ensure that only purity and freshness of the best ingredients shine through to create superb food served in our restaurant. A menu at «Monterosso» is complemented by the finest wine list in Riga. Our wine cellar carries a stock of a few thousand bottles of wine carefully selected from all over the world.
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