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#19 of 755 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Balti, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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Ratslaukums 5, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 044 317
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy, Romantic, Special, Tasty and right in the centre of the city!) really recommend to visit for an evening dinner.

Thank Stanislav D
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very pleasant restaurant in nice, cosy setting- friendly service - menu with typical latvian dishes, very generous helpings, maybe a little on the heavy side.

Thank claudinelambell
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very cozy restaurant wide choice of very tasty meals warm atmosphere and friendly personnel prices very reasonable and good portions

Thank walter b
Minsk, Belarus
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived in the early evening and was seated at the corner table. I ordered soup in the bread, homemade pelmeni and Riga coffee. They've brought me complimentary breads with spread, which were very tasty. Soup in the bread was ok. Pelmeni were plain and didn't taste like homemade. Riga coffee was very tasty. Prices are not high, I paid... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cost, traditional and interesting. A small restaurant with many tasty, local food offerings. The service here was excellent with pleasant and efficient staff. They have a unique bell ringing option where you call depending on your need - drink, food, bill. The food looked and tasted good, and there was a fair ale and wine selection. Definitely worth trying for... More 

Thank EconomynotBusiness
Padua, Italy
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location in the main square of Riga. Typical food, at reasonable price. Definitively address to save in Riga.

Thank llpilar
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cosy place in the old city center, very tasty traditional cuisine, delicious food & good list of wine. Perfect lounge & jazz music, recommend for families, couples or friends companies to relax & enjoy the moment.

Thank Tanya M
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner with my wife. It is good place. They are located on the center square next to Blackhead house. The food was good!

Thank Алексей Е
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted and seated by friendly staff. The potato pancakes with smoked salmon was delicious and the beef stroganoff was awesome.

Thank salani
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A warm welcome was followed by excellent service throughout the meal. The restaurant sets it's usp as serving traditional Latvian cuisine; the menu certainly meets this criterion. We all found the dishes to be full of flavour, interesting and well cooked. Service throughout was sufficiently attentive without being overpowering - good timing and great presence from the staff. A really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
European, Balti, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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: Ratslaukums 5, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 044 317
"Salve" - a restaurant that represents Riga city cuisine
There's no better way to express the uniqueness of the people, its habits and tastes than through national cuisine. Restaurant Salve offers a taste of traditional Latvian cuisine in an elegant city manner. Restaurant Salve, which is located in the historic Blue Guard House which is part of the complex of the House of Blackheads on the Town Hall Square - the heart of Old Riga - is the right place to look for exquisite cuisine and enjoy the specialties of the capital.
We offer to appraise the elegant and at the same time cozy atmosphere of the restaurant with a fine Dutch style interior to all citizens of Riga and its guests. Internationally trained chefs and waiters guarantee exquisite food flavor and high service standards.
In Latin, "Salve" means - "Welcome!" Which excellently reflects the essence of the restaurant, as each guest is gladly welcome there.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?