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#133 of 746 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Eastern European, Central European
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Kalnciema street 37-5, Riga, Latvia
+371 27 710 078
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

beautiful interior like a prosperous merchant's house, meal based on local products, menu not very rich but sufficient, splendid deer and chanterelle starter

Thank Artur G
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Nice small restaurant, at the back of a main road. The food is quite good and with a reasonable price.

Thank Samuel B
Riga, Latvia
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Have visited here a few times now and the food is consistently excellent although the service can sometimes be a bit patchy which is a shame. Set back from the main road in Kalnciema Quarter, it is an oasis of calm with an outside terrace. Daily business lunch is about 7 EUR or so, which is tremendous value for the... More 

Thank Ben H
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Beautifully decorated plates with excellent quality of dishes. Chantrelle mushroom salad as a started and delicious lamb filet with herbs as a main. Great food, great service!

Thank BeatriceKl
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We are waiting for our desserts more than hour and we are the only visitors now (so the cook may be is too busy) Terrible place.

Thank Jevgenijs L
Vaxjo, Sweden
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Very well prepared food and excellent service. Bit pricey but not overpriced. worth it ....a bit hard to find

Thank Joost B
St. Petersburg, Russia
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner in the restaurant. The place is in one of those old wooden two-storey houses. The hospitality is unbelievable, the food was delicious and entire atmosphere was terrific A place to visit and to be back in, indeed.

Thank Gogerman
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

Went to Maja to celebrate my partner's 30th birthday. The service was great - attentive and friendly and great attention to detail, I had mentioned in the restaurant it was to celebrate my boyfriend's birthday and we receive a special dessert. The food was a high standard and the atmosphere was homely and made the whole experience very special! Would... More 

Thank Katie W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

As an American Latvian, it's really hard to find anything in Riga worth going out for.. Home is always the best. But this was the exception. Māja was not only great food, but the name says it all.. Hone. It felt and tasted great. I commend the owners for maintaining the integrity of the space and the history. Knowing the... More 

Thank Liz R
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I love this place, the good was really tasty and the service very friendly. While waiting we were offered complementary snacks (button mushrooms stuffed with cheese) and they were delicious. I had deer ravioli which was excellent. Going back soon

Thank Urszula G

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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
European, Eastern European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalnciema street 37-5, Riga, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 27 710 078

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