Riga - Cafes
Apsara Tea House
This delightful teahouse has a strong Turkish-Russian feel, and a large selection of non-bag teas as well as Turkish water pipes. Located in the Vermanes Garden, lovely place to relax on a nice spring and summer day.
Kapucino Bars offers excellent strong Java coffee, juices, tea, pastries and sandwiches. All these tasty treats are served in a smoke-free and cosy basement cafeteria.
Montekristo is a stylish café in the Art Nouveau quarters with coffee grinds from the whole world. The trendy, young and wealthy meet in this classy venue.
Smilsu Pulkstenis is a tiny but very cosy teashop in the Old Town. Here you can eat delicious homemade cakes, pastries and freshly squeezed juices.
Cadets De Gascogne
This cosy French-owned café/bakery is located in Pinki, and offers a wide range of homemade French pastries. Cadets De Gascogne is an excellent place for a coffee break when exploring the city. This is a non-smoking café and open 7 days a week.