If you want to try typical Argentine cuisine you should go to a parrillada which is a steak house, or alternatively you should try one of the many Italian restaurants in the city which sprung up following the arrival of the Italian immigrants to Argentina.

If it is typical Argentine cuisine you are after then you should try a traditional asado which consists of different roasted meats. Other typical dishes are carbonada (a stew which consists of beef, rice, potatoes, sweet corn, apples and pears), el puchero (stew) and sopa criolla (a typical Latin American soup). To accompany your meal you will be offered some typical Argentine wine and if you get the opportunity you should try the famous tea known as mate.

Buenos Aires has become a cosmopolitan city with lots of variety when it comes to eating. There are places which serve traditional recipes and others which offer international dishes; you will find sophisticated restaurants and simple eateries. The choice is yours. There are more than 3,500 restaurants, so take your pick.

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