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El Buen Sabor Africano

Calle Vicente Camargo 296, Buenos Aires C1414AHF, Argentina
+54 48548800
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
26 Jan 2017
“One of our favourites in Buenos Aires!”
10 Oct 2015
“Rubbish food and Rubbish place”
Closed Now
$$ - $$$
Calle Vicente Camargo 296, Buenos Aires C1414AHF, Argentina
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

We've been here many times since we discovered it many years ago and the first thing we value is its consistency: we have always walked out happy with our food and the dishes we tried one year are equally good the next. We have had...More

Thank ThePolymathGirl
Reviewed 11 October 2015

I was misled by the reviews as below and unfortunately ventured to eat here, with a friend The signature dish here "Grilled fish" was simply awful. Nothing extraordinary about it/Nothing African about it/ too many bones and thorns in the fish chosen/no flavors. The restaurant...More

Thank Sally M
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Authentic African meal in Buenos Aires. Who thought that you could find this jewel. Off the enaten path in a small clean place but well worth it. Great food and will highly recommend it. After eating excellent meat for a week the grilled fish and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Really cute restaurant in the lovely Villa Crespo neighborhood! Its small so I would recommend booking, but the food is delicious! Really fresh, and flavours are amazing! A delicious, authentic meal and also a nice change from Argentinean restaurants. Staff are also very attentive and...More

Thank Phoebe O
Reviewed 14 May 2014

El Buen Sabor serves African cuisine. West African more notably. In BsAs. There's a lot to be said for such variety and novelty. Unfortunately, it's not really very GOOD African food. It's not bad at all, and will surely satisfy the tastebuds of those unfamiliar...More

Thank Amnesty1
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Buenos Aires is always - and fairly - associated with meat. But we wanted something less conventional, so we chose El Buen Sabor. Our son and his wife are regular customers, and they assisted us in picking BOBOTIE and GRILLED FISH. Both turned out great....More

Thank quititoMendoza
Reviewed 21 April 2013

A former Camerunese football player that decides to settle in Buenos Aires and opens an african food's "resto"? Sounds weird, but it's true. Maxime is in the kitchen preparing such traditional dishes like roti, bobotie, DG and grilled whole fish (delicious). Big portions and great...More

Thank Flavio S
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Whoever has been to Buenos Aires knows that they have great meat and wine. But after eating beef night after night, you might want eat something different for a change. And what a change it is! Small typical african restaurant with great food. You won't...More

3  Thank SimmyTraveller
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Vicente Camargo 296, Buenos Aires C1414AHF, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: +54 48548800
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The only African restaurant in Buenos Aires. Cuisine, African. Typical dishes from Cameroon and Central Africa.
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