A passion for gastronomy As Ibero-American Capital of Gastronomy 2017, BA this year's destination for foodies. What, where and when to eat What, when and where to eat, food tours and dining tips. Nightlife Buenos Aires is famous for its phenomenal nightlife. Buenos Aires' famous steakhouses Sample the world's best beef. A Buenos Aires steak is the stuff of legend. 10 restaurants with history Experience the best local and international food at these historic restaurants. Historic cafes Known as "bares notables", many of the city's beautiful historic cafes and bars remain richly preserved, offering a journey back in time. Discover Buenos Aires' cocktail scene Buenos Aires' cocktail bars have gained a reputation for style, creativity and bartending flair. Here we list just 40 of the best. Pizzerias in Buenos Aires Thanks to Italian immigration, pizza is one of Buenos Aires' many passions. Here you'll find a pizzeria to suit every taste. Food Fairs & Markets Info on weekly and seasonal markets, plus BA’s annual food fairs. The "asado" - an Argentine ritual In Buenos Aires, a barbecue is a social ritual that brings friends and family together.