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Jauniela 16, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 220 171
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Jauniela 16, Riga 1050, Latvia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If there were a rating of "Good", that is what I would have used, but not Very Good. To be honest, we chose to use it more because of its location than anything else, it being a cold and wet night, and we did not...More

Thank TauntonBob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there and asked if there was a table for two, the answer was a rude "no, we are full tonight". We called 10 minutes later and asked to book a table and oh surprise we heard "yes, for how many guests?" We went...More

Thank kensmile93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1221 has a very nice card with a variety of local game. We had a good dinner with nice wines and friendly service. The restaurant has a nice and cozy atmosphere.

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Iwould like to say thanks to chef, all was very tasty, "like" for that :) The place also very nice, even unike, I liked. But ... I think the reason I am not putting 5 stars is - the Manager of this place is not...More

Thank Andris K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As title suggest, the ribeye was truly outstanding. Only reason for not 5/5 is i got my main when gf got her starter. I did not want starter. Super locale, super staff. Worth the somewhat high cost. Incredible.

Thank Morten L
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The bread was served with margarine instead of butter! This was my first disappointment! Then, the duck had raw skin and raw fat underneath. Not well prepared! I had to remove all the skin and fat from my meet. The sauce was too sweet! The...More

Thank Fer A
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant in the heart of the old town. Efficient service and helpful advice. Lots of game on the menu for the adventurous. Good wines by the glass and quick service.

Thank DTAsia
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We shared a chicken Caesar salad as a starter. Actually it was a large portion. I had duck breast with fruit. Fruit arrived on a waffle - 1/2 a strawberry, 3 blueberries, and 5 lingonberries. No green veg on menu so I ordered a side...More

Thank lorriemarc
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Hop in occasionally. Bad weather gave no time for walking further more. Very attentive staff. Good wine list. Tasty meal. Rather should say "delicious". Not cheap, but affordable. Interesting interior. Several rooms to sit.

Thank Dmitry Z
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Everything from A to Z was perfect except waitresses attitude.very cold and distant attitudes difficult to understand in this type of elegant restaurant.

Thank Amkunt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$82
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jauniela 16, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 220 171
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"1221" Is located in the Old Town of Riga, in the historical significance near of Dome churches. From both the summer terrace you can see the beautiful view roofs of the city & the excellent dome of the cathedral. "1221" Is a high class restaurant with exclusive European cuisine & chic collection of wines. You can find very interesting dishes in menu such as Veal tails stewed in red wine or Ragout of beaver meat marinated in champagne. In any case you'll be delighted by this restaurant. Our restaurant is a local place that fundametally different from tourist places of Riga. Please, book a table in advance.
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