The Best Local Shopping Spots in Riga

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Riga? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Apavi 40+ – Dress up your big feet

Apavi 40+ – Dress up your big feet

Image by Zaiga Braca

“Apavi 40+” Riga is a shoe shop I opened with a friend of mine that ONLY has large sizes (up to 47 for ladies). It was time to stop the injustice…

Full Article by Zaiga Brača

Beer Kitchen – Local beers & beverages

Beer Kitchen – Local beers & beverages

Image by Martins Veidemanis

“Beer Kitchen” is a nice gourmand restaurants in Riga — my favourite brewery in Latvia has opened in the city! This local place has never let me down…

Full Article by Martins Veidemanis

Bergs Bazaar – Spot of the Spots

Bergs Bazaar – Spot of the Spots

Image by Martins Veidemanis

“Bergs Bazaar” is a quartet in Riga with a full, wide range of spots one will desire during a strolling around the city; a cinema, shops, restaurants…

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Biete – Conquer your hunger at night

Biete – Conquer your hunger at night

Image by Zaiga Braca

“Biete” Riga is a spot that may satisfy your evening munchies. This special spot offers a nice selection of drinks to enjoy but also food any time of day.

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Bolderāja – Books, drinks and long conversations

Bolderāja – Books, drinks and long conversations

Image by Elvita Rakstite

“Bolderāja” is inspired by the Walk to Bolderāja, a performative, meditative act with a history in Riga. It’s a philosophical book bar with quite a vibe…

Full Article by Elvita Rakstite

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