Buenos Aires is becoming a real “Foodie Destination”. From traditional cafes to many fine dining restaurants making the list of the Top 50 Best in Latin America, you will find some wonderful restaurant choices. Our list includes:
Zum Edelweiss: This is a very old world German restaurant at Libertad 431 near Teatro Colon. It has very attractive wood paneled rooms. A great place for dinner before a performance at the Teatro.
Café Tortoni, Avenida de Mayo 829: Stop in for morning coffee in this great old world setting.
Cabana Las Lilas, A.M de Justo 550, 2nd fl.: This restaurant, featuring Argentinian grass fed beef, is located in the trendy Puerto Madero. I had one of my best meals ever. You must try the filet. It is featured in the book 1000 Places to See Before you Die by Patricia Shultz.
Remember to drink Malbec wines from Argentina. They are rich and full-bodied and really wonderful!
La Casa de Esteban Luca, Defensa #1000: A good restaurant near the Sunday Flea and Antiques Market. It is in an historic house where the beloved poet and soldier Esteban de Luca once lived.
Making the list of the Top 50 Restaurants in Latin America are Tegui, Tomo 1, La Cabrera, Oviedo, Chila, Sucre mentioned above, Aramburu, Pura Tierra, El Baqueano, Paraje Arevalo, Casa Umare and Elena at the Four Seasons Hotel.