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Istaba

££ - £££European, International,
Krisjana Barona iela 31b, Riga 1011, Latvia
+371 67 281 141
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (20 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Krisjana Barona iela 31b, Riga 1011, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best places to eat in Riga - good food, nice people, calm atmosphere... maybe a little dark inside for the summer time but perfect ambience in any other season of the year :)

Thank Eko06
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Inspiring, Friendly, energized. I just love to meet there with my friends and chat for hours. Great food, service and friendly company.

Thank Aris A
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Well to say IT straight: now I have found My place. The surroundings is really personal and music is really not from Music TV but something different and I like it. You can choose Your mains from 3 meat options or 3 fish options ----...More

Thank Pasi P
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Food is great and the place is nice, though it's not a first time when waiters are a bit too moody and behave not very politely.

Thank aistedanute
Reviewed 19 January 2018

On the first floor - art gallery / shop, but look up and you will find restaurant with delicious food. Shrimps and lamb with red wine - juniper sauce was amazing, beetroot - chocolate cake, ah!!! Creative and cozy interior design. Very friendly and attentive...More

Thank Iirita
Reviewed 3 January 2018

one of the best places to visit in Riga, hands down! The gallery and art shop downstairs, restaurant with amazing food in it's quality, price and amount upstairs. Great vibe, great staff. Not a bad thing to say about it.

Thank Eriks C
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I've been with a friend at dinner. The location is enchanting. Few tables in a cute spot over the shop. The menu is fixed. We could choose meat or fish, and between 3 different kind of meat and fish. We had trout. Before the main...More

1  Thank Federico F
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This was he one lance I needed to go to per recommendation, while in Riga. Wasn’t at all disappointed. Are extremely well. A different type of restaurant. Can only say one thing as advice for others, go with time on your hands, it takes time...More

1  Thank Patricio R
Reviewed 20 October 2017

You kind of have to know that this place exists to be able to find it, but it's worth the confusion! It is upstairs of a gallery/design shop space. The decoration is very bohemian and original and the restaurant space is very small, but we...More

Thank annailai
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Istaba has been around for many years and I'm glad to see they keep delivering what they promise: delicious, seasonal, local food. I love the quirky setting, it's unpretentious and cosy. You get to choose the main ingredient for your main dish, while the rest...More

Thank Ms A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Krisjana Barona iela 31b, Riga 1011, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 281 141
  • E-mail
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