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Seven best places for brunch in Riga

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUBrunch, or late breakfast, is the best meal of the week, when you can enjoy a mean with your family after a long week of hard work.

The brunch culture has developed in Riga as well – the best cafes and restaurants constantly try to outcompete one another by offering great meals and wines on Saturdays and Sundays.

Live Riga has compiled a list of the seven best places for brunch in Riga.

1.Aqua Luna restaurant

Weekends are the best time to spend time outside of the city centre and enjoy wonderful sights of Daugava River. A wide range of European dishes will cater to tastes of regular customers and gourmets. Everyone will be able to find what should be offered in a typical brunch – all kinds of meals with eggs, excellent desserts and cocktails at great prices.

2. Bibliotēka Nr1. restaurant

The place where you can enjoy the view on Vermont Garden while eating masterfully cooked dishes of modern Latvian cuisine. The assortment of brunch offers is constantly expanded with new seasonal meals from Chef Maris Jansons. The restaurant also offers a wide range of wines.

3. Piens Club

One of the most popular clubs in Riga – Piens – is decorated as though it comes from the ‘30s. Among other things, it offers breakfasts on weekends.

4. Sirmais & Dreibants café/shop

This new café is the result of cooperation between two exceptional chefs – Martins Sirmais and Eriks Dreibants. Originally a shop that sells all kinds of seasoning, spices and cutlery under the brand ‘Sirmais&Dreibants’, now it is also a café that offers light dishes and different drinks.

5. Illy Café

One of the pioneers of brunch culture in Riga – Illy Café (Innocent Cafe) – also offers residents and guests to enjoy a cup of coffee and traditional Latvian dishes produced from ecologically clean products. A cozy and comfortable place to enjoy a brunch and prepare for upcoming weekends.

6. Burkāns restaurant

An elegant and welcoming place to enjoy your brunch in. The restaurant offers dishes served on a buffet, hot snacks and desserts and five special offers from the chef. In Ancient Greece, people believed that eating carrots helped fall in love quicker.

7. Locale restaurant

Locale means local in Italian. The recently opened restaurant offers Italian interpretations of Latvian cuisine. This restaurant offers the best Latvian products prepared using traditions of Mediterranean and Latvian cuisine.

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