Japanese in San Telmo

Comedor Nikkai

Housed in the Asociación Japonesa building, this restaurant has some of BA’s most authentic Japanese food, and the locals know it – come early if you don’t want to wait. All your favorites are here, including tempur…
Vietnamese in Palermo

Green Bamboo

This sultry Vietnamese eatery offers just a small selection of dishes, but all are well prepared and flavorful. Sample things like seafood curry, marinated sirloin in lemongrass and 'traditional' pho (well, Argentin…
Asian in Palermo


Sudestada’s well-prepared curries, stir-fries and noodle dishes are inspired by the cuisines of Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore – and if you order them spicy, they’re actually spicy. Don’t forgot an exotic…
Korean in South of Palermo

Bi Won

Korean food can’t be beat at this simple restaurant. Go for the bulgogi (grill the meat yourself at the table), bibimbap (rice bowl with meat, veggies, egg and hot sauce) or kim chee chigue (kimchi soup with pork – …
Asian in Palermo

Cocina Sunae

For something exotic there’s Cocina Sunae, which serves up very tasty (and at times spicy) pan-Asian food.
Japanese in The Center


Walk up the staircase of this old building into a calm space meant to resemble a Buddhist temple; on weekend evenings, live instrumentalists set the mood with ambient ceremonial music. The house specialty is homemad…
Japanese in Palermo

Fukuro Noodle Bar

For a welcome change from all that meat consumption, check into this comfort-food eatery. Four kinds of ramen are on offer, along with a good selection of bao (steamed buns) and gyoza (potstickers). Gluten-free nood…