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Bar & Restaurant Petergailis

) #4 of 787 Restaurants in Riga $$ - $$$ European, , Eastern European
Skarnu iela 25, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 212 888
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (14 reviews)
“potato rosti” (6 reviews)
“pavlova” (9 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
European, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Skarnu iela 25, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 673 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice staff, tasty food and cool atmosphere. A few smaller mistakes made it a 4 instead of a 5. Forgot to serve the bread until halfway through the meal and so tight space between the tables that guest kept worrying about some other guest...More

1  Thank Joakim W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very popular place so i opted to eat outside instead of pass it up. Det rigged me up with gass heater and all and it felt like the server knew when i had a question or needed a top up on my beer. Had the...More

1  Thank KimPaaTur
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I booked a table at Peterhailis before coming to Riga as I'd heard it is one of Rigas best restaurants. We were not disappointed. The herring starter on the specials menu is delicious as the tastes on the plates don't allow it to become overwhelming....More

Thank Gyffen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is close to the most crowded tourist parts of Riga but is surprisingly quiet. We had a very relaxed lunch on the terrace – just some salad and wine. We were given a range of 3 very tasty breads and 3 butters to...More

1  Thank PercyVeerance
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have a nice meal with friends or a romantic dinner with your loved one.. this place is highly recommended. Ribs sound boring but this dish was heaven on a plate. Great service by kind staff. Nothing to complain about really!

Thank Scandinavian_Agent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had dinner here - the outside porch has a nice view & the food, service, ambiance & price were all excellent! I had the seafood soup, the local catfish plate, and the cheesecake with raspberry sauce. The food was fresh, well-presented, and delicious. The...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cozy decoration, next to the church of S. Pedro, very good service and great kitchen. Without charge, brought 3 varieties of bread and 3 varieties of butter. A delight! They even offered us a treat from the chef Followed by a risotto of asparagus,...More

1  Thank Antónia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't fault the experience at all. The food was beautiful and superbly presented. The atmosphere extremely pleasant and the service first class. And all excellent value for money. I would expect to pay much more for this level of food and service. Just don't...More

1  Thank Andy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved everything about this restaurant but unfortunately only discovered it only on our last night. We sat outside and loved the views and the street musicians serenading us while we dined. It was a chilly evening but there are outdoor heaters and blankets The...More

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Main courses took 45 minutes to come and my duck was more than well done. The waitress agreed, but said it would take another 20 minutes to get a new one. Not worth it so she took it away, offered no alternative and I just...More

Thank kdp_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skarnu iela 25, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 212 888
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One of the oldest restaurants in Riga, Petergailis is a place for all who seek some peace and quiet in the busy Old Town. The restaurant has been open since 1978 and still serves classic Petergailis dishes as well as contemporary kitchen with new vibes for gourmet lovers. There is also a summer terrace with a nice view of the church tower and Skarnu street.
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