Top Restaurants in Riga

COD Robata Grill Bar Riga
A true fine-dining establishment, COD is the brainchild of people who will settle for no less than perfection. Brand chef Uvis Janičenko – who was trained at the three-Michelin-starred restaurant RyuGin by one of the best chefs in Japan, Seiji Yamamoto – has created a...
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Art Nouveau in Riga

Strēlnieku 4a Riga
Art Nouveau appeared as an architectural style in Riga at the turn of the 20th century, when the city experienced a construction boom and its population was growing. Half of the buildings in Riga’s city centre are Art Nouveau edifices. The largest concentration of these...
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Northern District Riga Guide

Daugavgriva White Church Riga
The Orthodox Church of St Peter and St Paul, built within the fortress known as the Riga Citadel, is one of the outstanding Classical style monuments in the Baltic region. Catherine II, Empress of Russia issued an edict in 1776, which allowed the church its establishment. In...
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Vidzeme District Riga

Ascension of Christ Church Vidzeme Riga
At one time Biker Church was one of the centers of parochial care in the Bailiwick in Riga. The first wooden chapel was here already in 1690. The foundation stone for a new stone church was laid in 1765. In October 1766, the church was consecrated...
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Latgale District Riga Travel Guide

Church of the Annunciation of Our Most Holy Lady Latgale Riga
Located in the former Moscow Suburb (now Latgale district) is the Church of the Annunciation of Our Most Holy Lady. It's often called the Church of St Nicolas the Miracle Worker. In the early 18th century there were already 2 Russian wooden churches in existence...
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Kurzeme District Riga

Daugavgriva Fortress Kurzeme Riga
St Martin's Church, close to Agenkalns Cemetery, is one of Riga's earliest Eclectic style churches. It's a landmark of the Kurzeme district. The idea of building a church developed among the members of the congregation in 1845, in the lead-up to a major anniversary of...
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