PorteƱo Pizza

To continue my last week in Argentina, naturally after eating at a parrilla my next stop had to be to one of the many pizzerias here. I wanted one that has been around in Buenos Aires for a while. La Americana has been serving pizza in Buenos Aires since 1935. The cute little red and…

Urban Argentinian Cuisine

As my time in Buenos Aires is coming to a close, for my last week here I have decided to go for the most Argentinian foods possible. So naturally I had to go to a parrilla, one last time. I didn’t want to go to just any parrilla, so my friend and I decided to…

Mission Best Burger in BA Completed

After three long months of searching for the best burger. Three long months of eating burgers that varied from disasters, to okay, and some which were pretty good, I have finally found the best burger in Buenos Aires. The best burger in Buenos Aires also comes with that best burger price. The Pony Line Bar…

Choripan Man

A favorite Sunday outing in Buenos Aires is the San Telmo fair. At the market, you can buy a variety of items from jewelry, to art, to souvenir trinkets. Upon entering the San Telmo fair, you might walk past a man who sells choripan. I like to call him the Choripan Man. Choripan is a…

Thirst for Tacos, Not Quenched

As a lover of Mexican food, sometimes I just really want a good taco, this is proving to be difficult in Argentina. After being out and about in Palermo with my friends we discovered a little taco joint. La Fabrica del Taco seemed like it would be the answer to satisfying our need for tacos….

Illegal Burger

Another burger place has become a contender in the competition for the best burger in Buenos Aires. Illegal Burger, in Retiro, offers its costumers a variety of delicious topping and sauces to create the best burger possible. After speaking with the waiter at the restaurant, he recommended a burger with bacon, onion rings, cheddar cheese,…

Empanada Epidemic

STOP WHAT YOU’RE DOING AND GO GET EMPANADAS. Empanadas have to be the best thing that 8 pesos can buy in Buenos Aires. A few blocks over from where I live a little empanadas place called Fabrica de Empanadas. This place has the best empanadas in Buenos Aires for the best price. They offer a…

A Second Chance For The City Grill

After the fried chicken debacle at the Nunez City Grill, I decided to give the Tex-Mex portion of the restaurant a chance since the American part was a horrible disaster. Under the Tex-Mex portion, the Grill offers a variety of burritos, taco, and fajitas. As of today, I have tried a variety of all three….

Fried Chicken Gone Very Wrong

Sometimes a southern girl just craves fried chicken. But naturally being in Buenos Aires, good fried chicken is hard to find. In search, to satisfy my craving I went to the Tex-Mex and American restaurant close to my house that I frequent, Nunez City Grill. On the menu, the restaurant offers many different types of…

Kentucky, Not Just For Chicken

Fast food restaurants might not be as prevalent in Buenos Aires as they are in the states but there is one restaurant that is very prevalent, Kentucky Pizzeria. Kentucky is a great place to grab a quick, delicious, and cheap slice of pizza, especially after class. Kentucky offers a variety of typical Argentine pizza toppings…

Meat Lovers’ Dream

The aroma of barbecue smoke and the sizzling of different cuts of meat fill the air creating a heavenly cloud for every meat lovers’ dream to begin. The dream continues until each piece of meat is served. One of the things that influenced me to come to study abroad in Argentina is the fact that…