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Karjala Bar

) #164 of 787 Restaurants in Riga ££ - £££ , European,
Kaleju iela 50, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 229 880
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pepper steak” (2 reviews)
“finnish beer” (2 reviews)
“finland” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, European, Pub, Scandinavian
££ - £££
Kaleju iela 50, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Thank you for lovely service and delicious pepper steak, it had the best cognac sauce I have ever tasted :)

Thank Anaana19
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant with bar. Tasty food and dark beer, good. Look at sport tv, talk and drink, enjoy!

Thank eki k
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a nice, calm place to drink (except on Friday) this a safe bet. Taste some of Finland's most popular alcoholic beverages, as well as Latvian, enjoy some "home-made"-style food and pies. Karaoke on Friday, including many Finnish songs. I've lived in...More

Thank Cladeh
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Went twice on a short city break.Lovely food and drinks and very hospitable.i even had some paperwork printed there with no hassle.will be back to this place no problem. THANKYOU.

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This was truly an amusing yet a good experience. Finnish bars with tv-channels and drinks from Finland are known in Spain and Alanya but in Riga. Had to visit; pain simple honest and cheap. Karjala is a finnish beer label and a county that we...More

Thank miassky
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Clean and tidy place, frendly staff, very reasonable price. the place is situated in a clean street and enveronment surounding the place was splended.

Thank Bahadin A
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We happened to eat here on Finland's national day, so it was full but not crowded. The menu was limited but the meatballs and the salmon pie were delicious. The beer was quite good although not quite as good as Latvian beer. Staff were friendly...More

Thank Sauna_Boss
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Great smiling staff wit a very nice Finnish owner, very good service and wonderful food! It's definitely worth a visit :-)

Thank Trine L
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Have been in Karjala Bar several times and they have the best sashlik in town. They have a proper charcoal grill in the kitchen and the quality is guaranteed. If you have the chance to meet the owner, his name is Heva, you will meet...More

Thank Sampsa A
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Cozy atmosphere. Great location for tourists. Good service. Food is basic (not al) but tasty and well made. Visit it time by time for dinner or spend the time with friends. I would reccomend it and would return there for sure

Thank BoWu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, Scandinavian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaleju iela 50, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 229 880
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