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Restaurant Desiderata

) #238 of 787 Restaurants in Riga $$$$ European, International,
Kalku iela 3a, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 214 555
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jun 2017
“Try excellent traditionally Latvia food here”
1 Feb 2017
“Restaurant in the basement of Royal Square Hotel & suite”
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
European, International, Central European
Kalku iela 3a, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were dinner at the restaurant and eating Stroganoff with mushedpotatoes. Taste of meal was avarage, size and prize were good.

Thank Minna T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with friendly waitress, that's about all good I can say about this place. We ordered hamburgers with aioli. Before tasting we noticed that there wasn't any aioli in the burgers so we asked the waitress for it and she said it was in...More

Thank Jimmy A
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We were drawn to this restaurant by a waitress explaining the menu outside. We had Latvia pancakes, sour cabbage served in a bread roll and soft bread soup for dessert (wonderful), we also tried the local rhubarb wine, all for €35, excellent value for money...More

Thank 11Judith
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Located on the hotel basement, serve breakfast for hotel tenants. Good food and great ambiance. Was under renovation when i was there.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I was recomented this fine dining restaurant and i was happy to bee there been a few times service and quality of food was second to none

Thank Mercourios
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We arrived in Riga fairly late and heard the Royal Square hotel had a good restaurant. As we were staying there almost didn't try it as we felt a bit lazy just eating in the nearest place possible but lucky we did. We sat on...More

1  Thank DonPrestige8
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Stunning decor and fabulous food and service. The food was like a work of art and I can highly recommend the scallops and the Tiger Prawns.

Thank GerryStan
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

We've just had a brilliant time celebrating our 10 year anniversary at Desiderata. The first impression was very good - relaxing atmosphere with lovely furniture and lighting. Polite and professional waiter. We had tomato soup and greek chicken salad for starters, fillet of beef as...More

Thank asbjorng
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, comfortable furniture and amazing food in the center of the old city in Riga. Great service and menu with interesting flavours. Highly recommended!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We do a lot of city breaks and having checked in we normally head for a recommended restaurant but never one attached to the hotel we're stopping in. However, having discovered the wonderful Desiderata, attached to the Royal Square Hotel and Suites we shall think...More

Thank moyra p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$46
European, International, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalku iela 3a, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 214 555
  • E-mail
Restaurant Desiderata locataed in Old Town of Riga with orginal interior - warm , comforting with wonderful lighting and exclusive design elements – the part of the floor reveals a 16th century well and old city walls . Desiderata has created a bright and beautiful space that is the perfect setting for a good lunch or dinner.Neverthless, we take most pride in our cuisine and service. The Chef presents delectable internationla gourmet menu thats’s truly a master work. The tases and aroma will set your mount watering for more of this secretive skills. Desiderata is a special place where to mark a momentous occasion, or easily impress any client or quest.
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