Hot Places for Hot Soup


PH: Chris Ford

During the chilly winter days, there’s nothing better than a heartwarming plate of soup. Below, our pick of five flavourful soup options in BA to keep warm during your stay.

Locro: This typical Argentine soup eaten on national holidays combines pumpkin, maize, meat cuts and legumes for a filling and hearty meal that’s perfect for the cold winter days. Try it all year round at La Morada in Recoleta. +54 11 4343-3003Larrea 1336, Recoleta

Bouillabaisse: The heartwarming seafood soup is perfect for cheering up the chilly weather and the one served at UCO Restaurant is bound to please.+54 11 3220-6820. Soler 5862, Palermo. 

French Onion Soup: A classic winter special, this french soup will both warm and fill you up. Try a great version at Brasserie Petanque.+54 11 4342-7930. Defensa 596, San Telmo. 

Spicy Vegan Raw: Nutritious, light and yet with enough spice to heat things up, this soup is ideal for those with dietary restrictions that want to keep warm and also healthy, available at BIO.+54 11 4774-3880. Humboldt 2192, Palermo.

Chinese: whether with dumplings, seafood, rice noodles or tofu, chinese soups are always a delicious option for cooler days. In the Belgrano Barrio Chino (chinatown) you can either grab a quick one at one of the soup bars in the chinese supermarket or choose one of the many restaurants in the area.



Uptown BA


PH:Colin Charles

Palermo is well known for being one of the city’s gastronomic hotspots that includes both restaurants and hip buzzing bars. Uptown bar is the newest to join the local scene, and it’s definitely the talk of the town with its impressive NY style metro station decor that includes part of a subway train itself.

Right next to La Mar, one of BA’s top ceviche spots, and just a few block away from Fierro Hotel, this is definitely the place to experience the renowned Buenos Aires nightlife. Since the bar has just opened in May and has caused quite a hub, we recommend booking in advance.  Arevalo 2030, Palermo. (0054 11) 2101-4897

Palermo es conocido por ser un polo gastronómico donde confluyen algunos de los mejores restaurantes y bares de la ciudad. Uptown es una de las últimas novedades de la zona y se destaca por su decoración única que imita una estación de subterráneo neoyorquina, con vagón de subte incluido.

El bar está ubicado al lado de la reconocida cebicheria La Mar, a tan solo unas cuadras de Fierro Hotel y es el lugar indicado para conocer la famosa noche porte;a. Dado que Uptown abrió sus puertas en mayo y que goza de mucha popularidad recomendamos reservar con anticipación. Arevalo 2030, Palermo. (0054 11) 2101-4897


Buenos Aires Agenda: June/Junio 2017


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20th of June- Is a national holiday as Flag Day is celebrated. If you didn’t get a chance to try locro in May, now is the time.

20 de Junio- Es feriado nacional por el Día de la Bandera, una buena oportunidad para probar locro si en mayo no se pudo.

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MALBA: The MALBA is showcasing two exhibits this month, one of the art collective General Idea, and the other of Argentine artist Gastón Pérsico’s work . Figueroa Alcorta 3415, Palermo.

MALBA: Este mes, el MALBA presenta dos muestras, una del colectivo artístico General Idea, y el otro de la obra del artista argentino Gastón Persico. Figueroa Alcorta 3415, Palermo.

MAMBA: Tomás Sarraceno’s amazing spider web art, Diego Bianchi’s “intertextual” pieces, Antonio Berni’s drawings, and Gabriel Chaile’s “Patricia” are all being showcased at this beautiful San Telmo centered museum. Av. San Juan 350, San Telmo

MAMBA: La telaraña transformada de Tomás Saracceno, las obras “intertextuales” de Diego Bianchi, los dibujos de Antonio Berni,  y “Patricia” de Gabriel Chaile se encuentran actualmente en exhibición en este hermoso museo de San Telmo. Av. San Juan 350, San Telmo

Fundación PROA: Fundación PROA is showcasing an Yves Klein exhibit until July that is not to be missed. Av. Pedro de Mendoza 1929, La Boca.

Fundación PROA: Hasta julio la Fundación presenta una muestra imperdible de la obra de Yves Klein. Av. Pedro de Mendoza 1929, La Boca.

MNBA: The Buenos Aires fine arts museum is showcasing a temporary exhibition of Xul Solar’s work, also of Lucio Fontana, William Kentridge, and IM Heung-soon and Hugo Aveta .  Av. Libertador 1473, Palermo.

MNBA: En el Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, una retrospectiva de la obra de Xul Solar, otras exposiciones temporarias del museo incluyen las muestras de Lucio Fontana, William Kentridge, IM Heung-soon y Hugo Aveta.  Av. Libertador 1473, Palermo.

Parque de la Memoria: Parque de la Memoria or Remembrance Park is showcasing a wonderful exhibit of Hindu artist Anish Kapoor’s work. Avenida Costanera Norte, Rafael Obligado 6745.

Parque de la Memoria: La esplendida obra del artista hindú Anish Kapoor se encuentra exhibida actualmente en el Parque de la Memoria. Avenida Costanera Norte, Rafael Obligado 6745.