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Sarkis

1100 Thames, Buenos Aires, Argentina
011 4772-4911
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Ranked #55 of 2,346 restaurants in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: Armenian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Stoughton, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

I was in the area for a month and kept coming back despite the long waiting line to get in but it is so worth it once inside. A lot of good courses on the menu especially my favorite which was the lamb in yogurt sauce...sooooo good. Positves-english menue and a few english speaking waiters. The prices were super reasonable... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Sarkis is one of those places that was able to find the perfect recipe for having the room full all the time: great food + great pricing. Up until recently that was all it was, until a new item was added to the equation, horrible service. If you can bare to be talked at like if you're stupid for the... More

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Looking for a restaurant that was good for vegetarians I chanced upon Sarkis. When looking to see where it was we were advised by a charming local to arrive by 7.45pm at the latest as it was very popular. Tip, definitely arrive early, it opens at 8pm. You need to make sure you put your name on the list when... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

It is worth waiting over an hour to try this Armenian restaurant. Everything here is nicely prepared and tastes delicious. But don't go expecting any fancy place. Although recently rebuilt, it is still a neighbourhood restaurant. Be aware to have cash on you, Credit and debit cards are not accepted. Be prepared to wait quite a while in line.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I came here for lunch Saturday morning right when it opened with my SO; there were only a few other tables occupied. After a few minutes browsing the spanish menu, we were offered an English menu by an English speaking server, which was a pleasant surprise. They have a lot of standard fare you'll find in North American Meditteranean /... More

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Lima, Peru
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

Great reviews pointed me to walk for lunch from the outlets. Almost didn't want to arrive since the area didn't look nice. From across the street, the worn out red canopy was giving me an idea of the kind of place and as i could see the chairs over the table in one section i decided to hop on a... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This restaurant serves well prepared, authentic tasting middle eastern dishes. The hummus, baba ganoush and tabouleh are excelent, just the right amount of seasonings and consistency to give it that taste that middle eastern food fans love. The portions are a good size, enough for sharing, lots of choices on the menu, perfectly cooked rice, great desserts with lots of... More

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

No reservations. The wait is worth it. Go with an appetite and don't be stingy when ordering. Try it all. Order the big jar of fruit punchy clerito and speak loudly. This joint is ideal for the weekends.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Early Birds (7:30/8:00 PM) or very late (after 11:00 PM) for a short wait. After visiting this place for over 10 years, the food has the same exact taste. This is not common in restaurants, not even in the Middle Eastern Countries. If you desire ethnic food and a taste of arab dishes, this is the place!! Great service, waiters... More

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Barranquilla, Colombia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

I definitively love the food at Sarkis!!!! You might have some issues with some of the old waiters but i guess that doesn't stop me from coming! The younger waiters are awesome, food is served fast ans I absolutely recommend the stuffed tripe, grilled lamb and mousaka!

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