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Lacplesa iela 43/45, Riga-LV-1011, Riga, Latvia
+371 67 663 161
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for high quality coffee and deserts. Our friends recommended this place and it was more than we expected. Thank you!

Thank Monta L
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I had read about this cafe before but we just ended up in there for lunch by accident, which was just as well since it was a lovely experience. The interior is full of wonderful things to look at, an in general the atmosphere was very peaceful and friendly. You order at the bar, we got burgers with fries. I... More 

Thank Schiaparel
Riga, Latvia
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Realy nice vintage surprise also in the middle of working day also I haven't been here in Friday evening! But for lunch with girls or friends - interesting vintage accessories and great lunch complects! Waiter is smiling and "in mood" always!

Thank Jushux
Helsinki, Finland
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99 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We had their get smart burgers with bacon here. I have to say it was rather disappointing. Fries were very average and the burger itself was nothing special. The meat and sauce was nice, but there was something off with the bun, it was not crispy or I don't even know, but something just made it taste not very good.... More 

Thank GintareB7
Weert, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2014

During my visit an local band 'last train' was performing; the cafe was crowded and had a very good atmosphere. Had a great evening. Rudolf

1 Thank Rudolf-Kunnen
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Went here twice during our week in Riga, in August 2013. We love places with kitschy 60's interior, which this place certainly have. Very, cool retro decor. Staff very nice and friendly and great indie music in the speakers. We did not eat, only had drinks. They had a good selections of drinks, for incredibly good prices. The "adult milkshakes"... More 

1 Thank MrsPlatypus
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65 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

Get Smart has one of the best burgers in town; cooked medium with all the trimmings for ls2.80. Very pleasant service and contrary to another review, a spotless toilet in the middle of the lunch rush. The kitchen is open until 22:00, so it's a good choice for a bite to eat later in the evening.

1 Thank Janis_Lapsa
Riga, Latvia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Just enjoyed great and tasteful brunch at this cozy cafe. A nice place to visit with the family on a Saturday morning, when the Friday's entertainment consequences are still felt as a sore head. Food was tasty but the main accent here's placed on the atmosphere and service. Be sure - I'll be back!

1 Thank Jacob G
Honolulu, Hawaii
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2013

The inside smells. Food is cheap but nothing special. Atmosphere is ok. If the toilet were cleaned more frequently, the place would smell better.

Thank Aloha832
Ravenna, Italy
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174 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2013

The "Get Smart Café" is a new restaurant very nice, furnished in an original way, run by young and nice guys. Beautiful Helga prepares great sandwiches and delicious homemade soups. Good cocktails, good prices. Strongly recommended! :-)

1 Thank ebenvenutiasti

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lacplesa iela 43/45, Riga-LV-1011, Riga, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 67 663 161

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