One of the Congreso area’s most striking buildings is this 22-story concrete edifice. The building’s unique design was inspired by...
Los 36 Billares
Dating from 1894, this is one of the city’s most historic cafe-bars. As its name implies, it’s big on billiard tables (check out the...
This old-fashioned Spanish restaurant draws in a regular midday crowd with its set lunch (AR$90), which includes a main dish plus...
Av de Mayo 1222 · interesting places nearby
Teatro Avenida information
In 1979 a fire closed down this beautiful 1906 theater for 15 years, but it was later restored to its former glory. Today the Avenida highlights Argentine productions, mostly classical music, ballet and flamenco. But its biggest strength is opera.