Refined Casual Cuisine: Helena Bar and Resto

As I’ve mentioned countless times, I love living in Palermo Soho. The hundred+ restaurants make sure I’m always spoilt for choice. Despite the wide variety of cuisines, there’s this one place I’m obsessed with. It’s called Helena Bar and Resto. Located right in the middle of Soho, but shielded from the hustle and bustle of some of its more crowded streets, Helena¬†is a real hidden … Continue reading Refined Casual Cuisine: Helena Bar and Resto

All You Need is LAB

Attention Coffee Lovers: LAB Tostadores De Cafe has everything you could ever want. And a bit more. Ever since it opened about three years ago, LAB has grown to become a prized institution for Buenos Aires coffee enthusiasts. With beans from all over the world (Costa Rica, India and, saving the best for last–Colombia), the Palermo Hollywood cafe has a huge variety of coffee presses … Continue reading All You Need is LAB


Despite it’s rampant coffee culture, Buenos Aires cafes can serve some really disappointing coffee. I’ve had too many experiences of weak coffee, too much cinnamon in my coffee, or being served something that’s supposed to be coffee but really isn’t.¬† Enter Lattente, the answer to my prayers for good coffee. Lattente is a small cafe which specializes in, you guessed it–lattes. It’s also super close … Continue reading L-art-ente