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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Buenos Aires multiple times but this was my first visit to Barrio Chino. I took a hop on hop off bus tour and this was one of the stops. I walked the main street and i rather enjoyed seeing chinese people...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank tangojohnDallas
Reviewed 3 August 2019

Do not go out of your way to visit this place. It is approximately one bock long, with dirty sidewalks and plenty of trash everywhere. Lots of people walking around trying to find where is the action and young adults eating cheap sidewalk fried food....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DBP55
Reviewed 16 April 2019

We were in the area so had a quick look. There are a few shops, restaurants and community buildings but not much here. Not a must see.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank wombatdavid
Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Tired of eating steak at every meal except breakfast, the urge not have any meal took me to Chinatown (from hotel in plaza de mayo which taxi fare cost us US$12+ . China arch at entrance is donated by the mainland chinese govt to promote...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Highadventurer
Reviewed 16 February 2019

You will be surprised at all the yummies you can buy here to bring home for yourself and for gifts for friends. Odd healthy pastas in bags, Patagonia snacks and pate's. It's fun to cruise the stores in any Chinatown but this one has the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Connie B
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Want to está seafood or fish, pork, unusual vegetables, allkinds of rice, taste different spices? All that you get: fresh, varied. As a plus: feel in A modern chinese city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jorge B
Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

Came to Chinatown to have some dinner but arrived way to early. Could not find any restaurants on the main drag only food stores and souvenir shops. Walked around surrounding streets not very exciting. Got back on the bus and left!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fashionable1
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

We have been to most Chinatown in European,Australian,and North American cities This one is somewhat different It is rather small which extends only 4 to 5 blocks There is a railway tract which runs in front of a huge CHINA GATE There are lots of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank allanamyt2016
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Whether youre koreN, chinese, or simply east and southeast asian people, this is the place to buy your asian delicacies and have a asian cuisine. Just like amy asian country, this barrio chino sells goods far more cheaper than any places. Have a stop and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank emadeus
Reviewed 16 September 2018

China Town is an interesting place both for shopping and food. Little away from the main city, but easily approachable by train and bus.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Belgrano
As one of the main commercial hubs of Buenos Aires,
Belgrano has something for everyone. The myriad of
shop windows in Cabildo Ave. will draw you in, but it
is Chinatown — an area of no more than two square
blocks — which will keep you hooked. Crowned by an
ornate arch marking its entrance and filled with small
stores packed to the brim, it is a place where colour
and scent emanate from every corner, particularly
...More
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