Where to Party in Riga
Apart from Frank's Riga Hostel bar, here are some other great places to party whilst in Riga:
One of the newest & hottest nightclubs in Riga. The Club dictates the style on the cities dance floors, with its distinguishing style and unique atmosphere. With 4 bars, 2 dancefloors (House/Top40 & Hip – Hop/R'n'B) and 7 different levels The Club is the biggest night club situated in the heart of Old Riga. The dress code to enter The Club is a subject to good taste. What you wear says as much about what you think about other people as what it says about you. Keep it modern and trendy. Dress to impress. If you're looking for stylish parties, then look no futher, as it all takes place in The Club, almost every night features a differeny theme, from live shows, concerts to dance music.
The main floor is the venue, which gathers the biggest crowd of people; where are wild and hot parties till the morning lights, house, progressive house and trance music. A least once a month club essential provides live shows with world's most famous DJ – Armin van Buuren, Tiesto, Above&Beyond. Markus Schulz, Dave Seaman. Axwell. Darren Price, Mark Knight and many others. The magnificent impression can be intensified with 40 m2 LED screen, one of best sound systems, spectacular lighting effects and of course, with interior. Besides you must see the four mainfloor bars, barmen shows and special cocktails.
Located under the shadow of St. Peter's Church in Riga old town and New Zealand managed, this bar is the place to meet both locals and those new to town. It's bright and vibrant and the layout of the bar gets everyone interacting with each other, sharing gossip and the news of the day. The friendly banter is helped along by the staff, who are always willing to give their opinion and advice in true Kiwi fashion. And of course, for those who like betting and watching their sports, there are plenty of TV screens with good sight lines, so you never miss those all important games.
Overlooking Cathedral Square No Problem offers a huge bar, a central stage, excellent wait staff, an incredible beer selection, live music concerts and beach bar atmosphere with hundreds of tables and comfortable chairs. If not for the views of the cathedral and the Baltic weather you might actually think you were at a stylish resort. Over 20 different beers are on draught, including the excellent local Valmiermuiža and foreign classics like Guinness and Pilsner Urquell, and a solid menu of international dishes from burgers and burritos to steaks and seafood.
Bon Vivant Bar
If you want to get Belgium you need not buy the ticket to Brussels, you can open yourself to the world of „Bon-Vivant” the Belgium Beer Cafe – in the center of the capital. With the aura of an ancient pub, nice Belgium charm will compel you to forget all the daily fuss and problems, Here you can touch the masterpiece of worlds brewery, when you taste the well known sorts of Belgien beer. „De Koninck”, light lager „Stella Artois”, non-filtered beer „Hoegaarden White” real abbey’s „Leffe Blonde” and more bitter „Leffe Dark” with its better and aroma of roasted caramel. The customers, whether they be gourmets or amateurs, will find something for themselves. You cannot just pass by the wonderful kitchen of „Bon-Vivant”. The firm 1.5m sausage for company of several people, will evoke very positive emotions and compel the friendly collective to become more united.
Paddy Whelan's, the first Irish pub in Riga, offers a total of 15 different kinds of both local and imported beers and ciders. They have an extensive menu with not only traditional Irish dishes, their Indian chefs are proud to offer Indian home-style cooking at affordable prices as well. Here you can sit back and relax in this kicked-back atmosphere and watch live sporting events on either a large screen or any of the numerous flat screen TVs on both floors. There is also a small smoking area on the second floor. When legendary Irish singer Shane MacGowan from the Pogues was in Riga, this is where he came for a Guinness and a whiskey. Paddy's has hosted plenty of musicians and bands throughout the years. If you happen to be a travelling musician then talk to the management and don't be afraid to show off your skills in our pub. In this pub you can also get connected to the world wide web through their WIFI router. Just tell any member of our staff if you need to buy an internet access card. They have extended their entertainment to include Karaoke on Fridays and Saturdays from 22:00 p.m. and on Thursdays the Latvia Darts Organization is organizing open competitions for all who believe they can hit bullseye. The dart boards are a permanent fixture of the pub so you and your friends can play pretty much whenever you feel like it. You can also try your luck at table football or foosball as it is also known. This is the place to be with the friendliest staff you'll ever see.