Primicia – Fried Chicken in Buenos Aires

Could it be? Fried chickeny goodness right here in BA? Yes, ladies and gents, the time has come. BA Fried Chicken is open for business starting tomorrow, June 7. Based in Palermo, the night-time delivery service has already set up its Facebook fan page which includes a menu and some nice little promo deals to get your panzas ready for dinner tomorrow night. Additional sauces include BBQ, Spicy and Sweet & Sour … Mouth is already watering.

Happy ordering!

Review: Gengis’s House – Mongolian BBQ

Happy week, everyone. No holidays for a while, so to deal with the letdown let’s talk Mongolian BBQ. Of course it has nothing to do with Mongolia (more like Taiwan), and there isn’t a lot of actual barbecuing going on, but those are minor details. What it really means is lots of fresh vegetables, a meat of your choice, noodles, and sauces all sizzled to perfection on a huge griddle that only the Mongolian master knows how to handle. And a perfect lunch or dinner option is finally available in Argentina, tucked away in Recoleta that is sure to become a local favorite.  Continue reading

Top 5 Korean Restaurants

Photo Credit - Lili Kocsis

You probably didn’t know this, but Buenos Aires is home to the 2nd largest Korean community in Latin America. So why don’t you pop out of the Palermo comfort zone, hail a taxi and head to Bajo Flores for some spicy Korean BBQ? It’s a fun way to share a big meal with friends, grill your own meat and hang out in a place you probably wouldn’t visit otherwise.

Head on over to The Argentina Independent’s website for the full listing and contact information for all 5 spots!