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Guimpi V

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Calle Republica Arabe Siria 3004, Buenos Aires C1425EYL, Argentina
+54 11 4806-1617
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

You must try their spinach and cheese empanadas...one of the best you will eat in Palermo. Their pizza is not thin crust though its popular with locals.

Thank Smittenfood
Herndon, Virginia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I've been living in Buenos Aires for nearly 4 months and have tried a ton of empanadas from different highly rated places around the city. I keep going back to Guimpi because they are THE BEST empanadas not only in Buenos Aires, but they're the best I've ever had in my life. They have a lot of flavors and they're... More 

Thank russell2121
Maplewood, New Jersey
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is basically a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant which serves mainly pizza and empanadas, all at very low prices. The pizza is amazing, and the empanadas were the best we had in all of Buenos Aires. This place felt like a hidden gem.

Thank George F
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Don't know much about empanadas bit those ones are great! Just a little door to the entrance. This is a place that you can go straight on the street and don't even observe. But you will not regret if go inside, have a seat and taste some empanadas.

Thank Diego G
Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 May 2016

As above, good flavour,pastry and ingredients, i find ordering them cold and warming them in the oven at home is the best way, nice and crisp pastry. old Buenos aires feel to the shop. friendly staff.

Thank RayP84
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this hole in the wall and were elated to discover the best empanadas we've had in all of Buenos Aires! And even better, they're cheap. The place is tiny - and can get pretty busy and hot during peak hours - so grab your empanadas "para llevar" and enjoy on a bench down the street on Avenida... More 

Thank Erica M
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52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

If you want a hole in the wall empanada place, this is it. We had empanadas a few times in BA and this place had the BEST crust - it was flaky not chewy. A couple of empanadas and a cold cerveza were all we needed! Recommended if you're in the area!

Thank ARFoodieGuy
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014

As you probably know, food in Buenos Aires is no longer that budget friendly. But what can you get for cheap? Empanadas, of course! And Guimpi V has the best empanadas in town, at 10 pesos each (that's US$1 each). There are probably a dozen fillings to choose from, and I loved that each one is differently shaped. Our favorites... More 

2 Thank slightlyastray
Zittau, Germany
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122 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

Small place that sells amazing empanadas for a very good price - if you're located in palermo, definitely go there!

1 Thank Wolloknollo
Buenos Aires
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2014

A local Palermo Chico hangout where you can get a cold beer, watch some soccer, munch on a variety of think-crust pizzas, an many choices of empanadas. Oh so fresh. Inexpensive.

Thank hchica

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Pizza, Argentinian, Fast food
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Republica Arabe Siria 3004, Buenos Aires C1425EYL, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4806-1617

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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