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Beyond-the-call service is the key to this wood-paneled local steak house, a block down from the plaza. It’s very popular, but it hates to turn people away, so a Tetris-like reshuffling of tables is a constant featu…
Arts Center in Belén

Rua Chaky

Drop by any time to this family home in a pretty barrio to watch shawls and ponchos being made on the loom in the traditional manner. They've been weaving for five generations and will explain their natural dyeing p…
Museum in Belén

Museo Cóndor Huasi

Upstairs at the end of a shopping arcade, this museum has a terrific collection of ceramics representing different eras of settlement in the region.
Arts Center in Belén

Arañitas Hilanderas

This cooperative is a good place to watch weavers at work, and buy their goods. Follow Belgrano past the Hotel Belén to find it.
Clothing in Belén

Familia Avar Saracho

For upmarket woven goods, this familiy operation has reasonable prices, and arranges shipping as well.