Fodor's Expert Review Taberna Baska

$$$ San Telmo Spanish

Buenos Aires is home to a large Basque immigrant population, and if there's anywhere in town to turn to for Basque cooking, it's this place. You can expect friendly, efficient service from waiters who know their stuff as they work the antiques-filled dining room. Although the extensive menu may look pricey at first glance, it's really not at all. Most of the plates are big enough to share, and many can be ordered in half-size portions. Top recommendations include the various stews, particularly the spicy cazuela de mariscos (seafood casserole). Another don't-miss option is the gambas al ajillo (large prawns in garlic and chili sauce).

Spanish Basque Service Sophisticated Lunch Dinner $$$

Quick Facts

Chile 980
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires  1098, Argentina

11-4334–0903

Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Mon. No dinner Sun. No lunch Fri. and Sat.

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