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Aguirre 1600 | Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 5661-8130
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 9, 2015
“Wonderful experience”
Jan 5, 2015
“Among the best ever”
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Argentinean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Aguirre 1600 | Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed January 9, 2015

We chanced upon this Vegan restaurant while on vacation in Buenos Aires. The food was outstanding. Neither I nor my husband are vegans or vegetarians but that didn't affect our enjoyment of the experience. We dined in a tiny courtyard of a private house, met...More

1  Thank R L
Reviewed January 5, 2015

This was not only one of the best vegetarian meals I have ever had but one of the best all-around restaurant experiences ever. The owners and staff were muy amable, the food was great, the atmosphere warm, intimate, and even spiritual.We went on the night...More

Thank Motzkin R
Reviewed July 29, 2014

I'd never tasted vegan food before I went to Kensho with my sister who is vegan. It was such a surprise how much they can create just using vegan materials, I was amazed! We enjoyed a lovely three course meal, the service was great as...More

Thank Bryndis93
Reviewed February 13, 2013

Having read the reviews on here we were expecting good things. However, the food was uninspiring. Somehow, despite being vegan, the 'gnocci' managed to be fatty and too rich. The tabbouleh was just a cold bowl of quinoa with little bits of raw cabbage, apple...More

2  Thank wheresmyhatat
Reviewed February 11, 2013

Vegan. Organic. Those two words conjure up images of bland food and hippy fayre - right? Kensho however is nothing short of a Foodie's paradise. Their tasting menu at $200 ARG seems a little steep but represents excellent value for money. A fine, inventive menu...More

1  Thank FreshEire A
Reviewed February 2, 2013

Dined at Kensho last evening as recommended by my daughter. Fine, unique and delicious vegan dishes. We ordered a risotto, a pasta (in phyllo) and a hamburger (of course, not meat). Everything was fantastic. I bought two jars of vegan preserves....Yum

Thank Jared F
Reviewed January 15, 2013

The more I try vegetarian options, the more I love it. Going to Kensho was a great food experience: tasting, healthy and vegetarian. I really recommend going there for the food. The downsides were: the place itself needs to be refurbished and service is poor.

Thank Vanjoa
Reviewed October 17, 2012

We dined at Kensho on a Thursday evening, one of the popular dining nights in Buenos Aires. The service was personal and attentive. The somellier was great. We had one of the best wines fo our entire trip (try the Carignan). The food was simply...More

Thank Happy_On_Vacation_10
Reviewed June 22, 2012

The food ranged from good to absolutely delicious. It was a very pleasant surprise (and change of pace) to find such a good vegan restaurant in BA!

Thank david78703
Reviewed April 24, 2012

Came here without knowing that it was a Vegan restaurant! Why come all the way to Argentina to eat vegan when you should be eating steaks?! But after the licuardo (shake), which was very yummy, I started to feel better about this restaurant. The mushroom...More

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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining
Open Hours
9:30 PM - 12:00 AM
9:30 PM - 12:00 AM
9:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aguirre 1600 | Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > El Centro
  • Neighborhood: El Centro
  • Phone Number: +54 11 5661-8130
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Maximum cuisine Cabrera is the magic laboratory of an alchemist. Asian-inspired dishes can be found with Andean ingredients to give unique flavors. Zen Miniatures, mushroom ceviche, quinoa risotto, cheese chestnuts, energizing cocktails, savory chocolates, lemon verbena ice cream ... Discovered by means such as New York Times, the Washington Post or Playboy when she was a restaurant behind closed doors now open for everyone in your intimate Villa Ortuzar room. The menu, with vegetarian dyes, consists of four steps, which blend seamlessly endless flavors, textures, temperatures and colors (stand spices and sauces) Kensho is cuisine, vegetarian food for carnivores, food for awakening.
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