El Gaucho Global – established restaurant group currently operating 21 venues in Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Latvia. Designbox Studio were lucky to design El Gaucho branch in the capital of Latvia.
El Gaucho Riga is located in the medieval Old Town of Riga, inside a famous and historical building. Chimneysweeper House was built in the 18th century and reconstructed in 2004. Philippe Halsman, who lived in this house until 1929, was known as one of the world’s greatest photographers in 1958. Numerous works of his have appeared in several popular cover magazines including Vouge, Time Magazine, Life Magazine and many more.
Designed with floor to ceiling glass windows, surrounding the entire restaurant, the atmosphere is cozy and open at the same time. It is suitable for couples, family, friends and business gatherings, or any leisure occasions. The restaurant offers a rustic ambience and creates a welcoming environment with a touch of Argentina.


Client:El Gaucho Global

Project:El Gaucho restaurant

Location:Riga, Latvia


Services:Full turn-key design project

Designed area:137 sqm