El Imperio de la pizza

People are here as early as 6.00am at this neighbourhood classic.

El Imperio de la Pizza is legendary pizzeria with a loyal following in the neighbourhood of Chacarita. Established in 1947, the place has become an emblem of the neighbourhood and many locals grew up visiting the restaurant with their parents and grandparents. Its strategic location across the road from the Federico Lacroze subte station and train station means it's always busy, with people eating at the bar as early as 6.00am!

Inauguration: 1947
Speciality: typical Buenos Aires deep-pan pizza