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BIBLIOTĒKA №1

DINING -> Restaurants
By RigaNOW!. 01.12.2015

Tērbatas iela 2, Rīga , Riga Phone: 20 225 000
Working hours: Mon-Sat 12:00 - 24:00
Sun 11:00 - 24:00

Fine Dining restaurant  BIBLIOTĒKA №1 Restorāns is a story about Riga’s most beautiful park, unlimited possibilities in the world of tastes and an exciting journey into the vineyards of Italy. Head chef Māris Jansons has created an unprecedented, modern library of Latvian cuisine, which combines the highest-quality seasonal ingredients, extensive experience and light mood. On the one hand, well-known, classic dishes dominate here, on the other — there is the endless fantasy and the tireless search for new sensations that allows transforming every lunch or dinner into an unforgettable journey for the guests. 

BIBLIOTĒKA №1 Restorāns is one of the most distinguished restaurants in Latvia, gaining the recognition of local, as well as international experts in a very short time. This is confirmed by the second place among Latvia’s top restaurants, which BIBLIOTĒKA №1 has held for two years, and by the high ratings left by the restaurant’s guests at TripAdvisor, the world’s largest tourism web-portal.

Māris Jansons head chef

Māris Jansons’ years long experience in top-class restaurant, his active work as a board member of the “Latvian Chef’s Club” and his expert advice in TV shows and the press are proof to his professionalism. His prominence as an expert is confirmed by various diplomas and awards, his years long participation in chef and restaurant assessment, as well as certificates about his own participation in local and international competitions. In his career, Māris has had the opportunity to cook for such prominent people as Prince Charles, the French president Jacques Chirac, the German chancellor Gerhard Schröder, the US President George Bush, Sir Elton John, Joe Cocker and many others.

Cuisine

Head chef Māris Jansons has created an unprecedented, modern library of Latvian cuisine, which combines the highest-quality seasonal ingredients, extensive experience and light mood. BIBLIOTĒKA №1 Restorāns is one of the leading top-service restaurants in Latvia, offering international and modern Latvian cuisine.

Wine list

Each wine offered in the BIBLIOTĒKA №1 Restorāns wine list has its own story. Guests can enjoy an excellent selection of wines representing 26 Italian wineries, as well as a number of exquisite wines from both the New and the Old World. The team of expert sommeliers will help you choose the most suitable wine for the selected menu to achieve a complete bouquet of flavours. Meanwhile, bartenders of the restaurant have created the list of selected cocktails’ servings as openers for the night. The exquisite wine list is restaurant’s pride, and its high quality has been recognised by the world-leading wine experts from WineSpectator: BIBLIOTĒKA №1 Restorāns is the only one in the Baltic States to have been awarded the Award of Excellence in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Three highlights

9 COURSE TASTING MENU, created by Māris Jansons provides not only exquisite culinary experience, but also multi-sensory enjoyment. It operates not only on the level of taste, but is also a pleasure for eyes, nose and on an emotional level.

OYSTER BAR, guests are warmly welcome to enjoy Oyster bar – fresh oysters, sea products and fish offer – each Thursday from 5 pm

SUNDAY BRUNCH, each Sunday 11.00–4.00 pm. The Chef brings new trends to brunch offer, which is supplied by seasonal products and the glass of aperitif.