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Address: Av Corrientes 3247, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Abasto,the old vegetable market turned a modern shopping

The Abasto is in a very cosmopolitan area of Buenos Aires. It is a beautiful old building turned into a modern shopping establishment. In the past it housed the vegetable and meet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Marine566
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just another mall. The food court was pretty good and it has all the standard stores so if you want to do some shopping, it's definitely the place to go. But the area around the mall did not seem very safe.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Abasto is in a very cosmopolitan area of Buenos Aires. It is a beautiful old building turned into a modern shopping establishment. In the past it housed the vegetable and meet market.Now I it houses a a collection of boutiques and other sops.Also it has an array of restaurants.you can also watch the latest movies as it houses a... More 

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Thank Marine566
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe one of the largest malls in the center of the city. Many good stores that are low to high range on prices. The mall also has a large movie theater.

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Thank JA Experiences N
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Ride the subway to get there, lots of attractions on the way.... definitely worth checking out. Lots of specialized stores and stuff for the kids to do. (Kids museum of some kind) Very stylish as well.

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Thank Johnny H
Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

there are much nice Shoppings in Buenos Aires, dont visit this place, better visit Alto Palermo, Paseo Alcorta , Patio Bullrich, or Galerias Pacifico , are much nicer ,

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Vaughan, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Large mall,lots of stores on different levels..Didn't buy a thing. The prices are pretty high for everything. I was impressed by the clean bathrooms..

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I honestly didn't feel safe when I was strolling down the halls of the Abasto. There were a lot of shady characters around and I just feel like the mall could use of more security guards. On a positive note, the ferris wheel inside was pretty cool!

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Thank Gaston B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Not a must!!! Don´t you even waist you time going there!! It´s one of most insecure and dangerous neighborhoods of BA!! Not even think of going there at night!! There many other wonderfull places to visit in BA!!!

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Boulder, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We took a collectivo ride to Abasto this past Thursday. Have not been here since 2008. Frankly........unless you are staying in the neighborhood....or live in the n'hood....there are nicer shopping malls. The cinemas are a plus......as is the museo for ninos..........and if anyone does Kosher......there is a kosher McDonalds. There are three McDonalds at the Mall........including the kosher one. The... More 

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Thank morewierd
Mount Pleasant, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Standard shopping mall inside a nice old central market building. There is nothing special except if you go during those hot summer days: the AC cannot cool enough and the place becomes intolerably hot. Otherwise it's a nice place.

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