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Alus arsenals

) #149 of 787 Restaurants in Riga $$ - $$$ European, , Eastern European
Pils laukums 4, Riga 1050, Latvia
(+371) 732 38 96
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“pigs ear” (2 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“rye bread” (2 reviews)
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European, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, Bar
$$ - $$$
Pils laukums 4, Riga 1050, Latvia
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here in the past about 4 years back and things were great. Visited again yesterday as a reunion of friends from uni times and we were very very disappointed. The atmosphere was nice but the service and food was pretty poor. The...More

Thank ashrun_fernando
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Latvian friends took me to this wonderful restaurant-bar. The atmosphere is great, the interior is rustic, authentic, gives you a very welcoming feeling. This is matched by the staff, who are very friendly, fluent in English and extremely efficient. While the food is of course...More

Thank Lambrecht
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Everything was without taste: food and wines ( both white and red wine-- do they mixed it by water?). My cheeses were also tasteless. What is wrong with them?

Thank Minna J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A nice and cozy place! Good food and beer, but a bit slow service. Unfortunately it was little people in the restaurant. I'm sure there will be great atmosphere with more people.

Thank Female1964
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is a friendly beer cellar with an interesting menu. Quite difficult to find without a mobile map.

Thank Dieppois
Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you want to eat Latvian food, generally pork, a reasonable price, good beer then this is the place for you. The restaurant is away from the tourist traps in the centre of town so unfortunately lacked atmosphere due to only a handful of diners,...More

Thank elaineandgary
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Average service level, poor quality drinks and snacks. The interior didn't change for last 10 years.

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Real classic Latvian food. Try one meter with sausage, but ask the waiter not to cut it before they service. Nice beers!

Thank grisen2013
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here twice 5 years ago and food was great so decided to revisit. Ribs were stunning. I ordered a burger....bad choice covered in mayonnaise with dill......I can't stand dill. But fries were absolutely stunning. Unfiltered beer was excellent. Worth a visit if you want...More

Thank terri d
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The Alus Arsenals was one of the stops we made as part of the Tasting Tour we had in Klaipeda. We were welcomed warmly and ushered to a cozy underground room filled with warm lights and communal table. They served us 4 types of beer...More

Thank Lulu N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Latvian, Eastern European, Central European, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pils laukums 4, Riga 1050, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: (+371) 732 38 96
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