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Sarkis

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1100 Thames, Buenos Aires, Argentina
011 4772-4911
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food

This is one of the best places you can go for dinner in Buenos Aires. If you are tired of steaks and want to try something else, this is your place. The only problem are the queue. You should really make a reservation by phone first otherwise you will be waiting at least 1 hour outside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

This is one of the best places you can go for dinner in Buenos Aires. If you are tired of steaks and want to try something else, this is your place. The only problem are the queue. You should really make a reservation by phone first otherwise you will be waiting at least 1 hour outside.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We went to have dinner there. In general, we try to go veryyyyyyy early because there is always a big line. The restaurant opens at 8 pm at night but the wait is worth it. The restaurant is simple but the food is out of this world! I cannot recommend something in particular because everything is great and in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I've been here multiple times over the years. It's the absolute best! Expect a line of you go at the wrong time but totally worth it.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Expect a line and a wait for the best authentic Armenian food you will find in Bs As. The prices are very reasonable and best to by half portions so that you can enjoy more. No worries, everything is great from the hummus to the desserts. There is a covered area outside only for people to wait as the line... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

As I am from Turkey, I am very familiar with Middleeastern food and mezes, because we have a lot of dishes in common. Without any reservation I can say that the food in this restaurant is amazing! The falafel was the best I have ever eaten. Tabule is very nice, too. For 2 people we ordered tabule, taditional hummus (pure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

A crowd was lined up to get in before the restaurant even opened. We had attentive service and delicious food faster than we had a right to expect. We ordered a variety of food, most of which were perfect for the vegetarian in our party. However the chick brochette was perfect for me. Overall, I would highly recommend this wonderful... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I go there at least 3 times a year (I live in Buenos Aires) and enjoy it every time! We allways order around 4 dishes of the cold part of the menu, like tabuleh, raw keppe, olives, and some others: all delicious. Very good quality-price relation. The restaurant opens at 8 pm but if you do not want to wait... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

We needed to wait over 30minutes to get a table (22:00). It was worth it, we had: humus and ensalate as a starter and kofta with the brilliant waiter-recommended mosaya. Absolutely great food:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My first time eating Armenian food and I loved it! The dessert was the best part. The price is great but the wait was ridiculous! 2 hours in line! Definitely represents how good the food is!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I went here with friends for dinner, and to my surprise the menu had all the Middle Eastern food I grew up eating with my family. I am not familiar with Armenian food, but this restaurant definitely had almost every type of Middle Eastern food you could imagine. My friends, who were not familiar with Middle Easter cuisine, asked me... More 

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Address: 1100 Thames, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Phone Number: 011 4772-4911
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
Average Prices: USD 15
Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Armenian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1100 Thames, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: 011 4772-4911

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Armenian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Families with children

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