Must-see shopping in Central Rīga

  • Top Choice
    Robert's Books

    As much a cafe and cultural centre as it is a bookshop, the namesake owner used to write for the Economist. Browse used and new titles, especially…

  • Top Choice
    Elīna Dobele

    Renowned local designer Elīna Dobele specialises in exquisite handmade shoes for men and women. They're true artisanal products, as artful as the nearby…

  • Jāņa Sēta

    The largest travel bookstore in the Baltics overflows with a bounty of excellent maps (many published in-house), souvenir photo books and guidebooks.

  • Manilla

    You might just forsake email: lovely handmade stationery and paper goods of all kinds are on offer here. Go on, write a letter.

  • Art Nouveau Rīga

    Right by Alberta iela, this place sells a variety of art nouveau designer decor items, souvenirs, guides and postcards.

  • Bold Concept Store

    The design lives up to the name at this stark grey and white store that stocks goods from top Baltic designers. Browse the spectacular clothing and…

  • Berga Bazārs

    Developed in 1880, this forerunner of a modern shopping centre has an interesting collection of shops and eateries gathered around a set of courtyards and…

  • Riija

    Scandi-sleek design inhabits every polished nook and cranny at this new design enclave in the heart of Centrs. Look out Sweden, Latvian design is on the…

  • Sakta Flower Market

    Open through the night for those post-midnight mea culpas, when you suspect 'Sorry I'm late, honey' just won't do the trick.