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Kilimanjaro

#108 of 739 Restaurants in Riga
Certificate of Excellence
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European, Central European, African, International, Latvian, Eastern European
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Raina bulvaris 21, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 27 724 437
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Just unbelievable. Food was very close to Michelin star as well as service. Crocodile wasn't for my taste, but what the he'll, how can You know if You don't try. Fish ( my main) was 11/10 as well as starters and extras. Service was perfect. Never had such a great service in Latvia as I'm there every year. If You... More 

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Thank Ilvers B
Moscow, Russia
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117 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

We were recommended to visit this restaurant in our hotel and I would say that we don't regret. Restaurant, situated in the city center, specializes in African dishes: crocodiles, zebras and other exotic meat can be eaten there. So delicious! Service is good as well as food-compliments by the staff. Only one tip: do not say "thank you" while paying... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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245 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

looked on trip advisor to see where was good to eat in Riga but decided to ask receptionist for advice at last minute - he strongly advised Kilimanjaro. I was a bit reluctant as why go to an african sounding place in Riga??? - so glad that we did. We ordered our starters and main but were given an amuse... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

We were not so hungry but we want to eat out on our last night in Riga so we asked for a great place and this was recommended by the receptionist. He said that this restaurant offers "exotic" foods like crocodile and zebra so out of curiosity we went there but too scared to try the "exotic" dishes. hehe They... More 

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1 Thank Jamie P
Düsseldorf, Deutschland
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71 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

You should make a reservation before, nice small restaurant with warm atmosphere and live piano player with good songs selection. I ordered a 3 course all local products and Latvian cuisine all perfect specialy the deer steak and herring Tatar. Two courses served with kitchen compliment! The Tansania ice tea cocktail is very tasty Price top

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

We had a fairly late arrival so asked our hotel for a recommendation. Our party of six were all bowled over by the decor, the food and the service. Nice touches - different breads with a selection of butters, amuse bouche, and a frozen raspberry sorbet between our starter and main courses. The service was impeccable, the wine was very... More 

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Vallentuna, Sweden
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

We were visiting Riga and were recommended the restaurant at our hotel reception. We were not disappointed. The staff were welcoming and friendly throughout, especially to our child. The African theme is recognisable in a few dishes, otherwise the type of food is fairly mainstream. Especially the desserts are worthwhile.

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1 Thank Stefan T
Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Delicious!! Creative!! Quick!! Exceptional service!! Pleasant live music!! A must on your trip to RIga!!

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Trondheim, Norway
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Beautiful, relaxing restaurant. The staff was helpful and nice. Good food and lots of choices. Affordable prices.

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Biot, France
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

I was invited for a business diner by a local inhabitant, and charmed by the quality of service. I had an excellent tartare of Baltic Herring followed by a piece of deer with a red berry sauce. The amuse-bouche are interesting. We also tasted a local sparkling wine, kind of exotic experience! The decoration matches with the name, cool and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Cuisine
European, Central European, African, International, Latvian, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raina bulvaris 21, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 27 724 437
Description
Welcome to Kilimanjaro, one of the city’s best gourmet restaurants located in the heart of Riga, just opposite the Latvian National Opera. Our cuisine boasts a wide range of culinary influences from South Africa to Northern Europe and our wine list includes a unique selection of fine wines from South Africa as well as the New and Old Worlds. The team at Kilimanjaro is dedicated to make every visit a memorable experience.

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