This Week in Buenos Aires 10-17 Feb


Test your mettle against the quiz master extraordinaire at the Pub Quiz Buenos Aires tonight. With three rounds of 10 general knowledge questions and one themed round of 25 questions, you’ll either be breezing through with a perfect score or scratching your head in extreme bafflement. 7.30pm, La Cigale, 25 de Mayo 597 (corner of Tucumán). 15 pesos.

And of course, those in need of a fabulous feed should book at One Table – five course, five wine pairings, one chef – our very own Hernán Gipponi. Tel: 3220-6820. Reservation only.

Courtesy of Pub Quiz Buenos Aires

Courtesy of Pub Quiz Buenos Aires










There’s an all-star international cast of DJs at Hype at Kika tonight with a strong contingent from the US. Mr Kitt and Nebakanza join Hype regular Matt Ashley for a full-on night of electro, dubstep, hip hop, trap. moombahton, drum&bass and house. From midnight, Honduras 5539.

Courtesy of Lucas Calderón

Courtesy of Lucas Calderón










Still riding high after their third anniversary, Rocking Rio is still the night to be seen at come Wednesday evening. Wander through the crowded bar to the buzzing back patio and find the beautiful people sipping on cooling beers. From 11pm, Honduras 4772.

Courtesy of Rocking Rio

Courtesy of Rocking Rio












Continuing with the fantastic Rolling Stones tribute – Stones 50 – a photography exhibition of Michael Cooper’s work with the legendary band curated by his son Adam at the Centro Cultural Borges, get your groove on with Casino Boogie. Live and direct, this tribute band is set to bring the proverbial house down. 6.30pm, Viamonte 525. 60 pesos.

Courtesy of CC Borges

Courtesy of CC Borges











“When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love it is impossible to stand again” Albert Einstein Love is in the air alright, and the best way to your beloved’s heart is obviously through their stomach. Hernán Gipponi Restaurant has concocted a romantic menu so why not give the gift of fine dining this Valentine’s Day.


One of our favorite new cafés has a fabulous menu and serves the perfect caffeine injection in a no-handle cup in a beautiful open kitchen, From mouth-watering pastries and cakes to fruit-laden waffles and invigorating fruit juices, Ninina Bakery holds breakfast, brunch and tea in spade. Gorriti 4738.

Courtesy of Ninina

Courtesy of Ninina

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