Celebrate the Season at the BAIN Holiday Dinner — December 7 — Cabernet in Palermo — 8 pm


The invitation below tells it all. Great food, great place, great company. Please RSVP to baindowntown@gmail.com.  Dinner can be reserved by paying in full to any BAIN board member, at an event, or by arrangement to meet.  Email addresses of board members are below.  Please pay before November 30.

BAIN will, as usual, be treating us to the brindis and hors d’oeuvres and background music. The cost to members is AR$ 8000 and guests will pay AR$ 11000 (or join and pay the member price).

Venetia Featherstone-Witty      chefvenetia@yahoo.com
Paula Frederick      paulafrederick3@gmail.com
Silvia Simonetti      silvia_simonetti@hotmail.com
Wendy Huebner      tangonomad7@gmail.com
Sebastian Airaldi      airaldisebastian@gmail.com
Silvia Portalanza      silporta@hotmail.com
Toni Quintana      tonilin@aol.com

2022 Invitation

Tour and Lunch — new date December 11

Come to the tour or the lunch, or both.

Palacio de Congreso tour in English — Dec 11th
Hipólito Yrigoyen 1894
Tues. Dec.11, 2018 at 12:10
Register at the Security Desk inside the door WITH ID
Cost: Free

LUNCH to follow
Liliana Helueni, Santiago de Estero 244 at 13:30
Syrian restaurant specializing in authentic Arabic food. Wonderful staff and delicious food.
Cost: $400 pesos includes cover, tip, water (con or sin), wine or beer, starter, main (4 choices), dessert or coffee.

Please RSVP to Joanna Graf by Sun. Dec 9.
jsharpegraf @gmail.com or 11 5629 6908

Holiday Dinner — December 6 at 8pm — Palermo

Cabernet, Jorge Luis Borges 1757, Palermo
Reservations for dinner to be made before November 30th
Members — $AR 1000
Non-members — $AR 1200
Space is limited, so reserve right away
Contact any BAIN Downtown Board Member

Pop Up Dinner — Saturday, August 18, El Baqueano in San Telmo, 8:30 pm

Let’s have dinner together at an authentic Argentine restaurant in San Telmo.

El Baqueano, on the corner of Chile and Bolivar in San Telmo, was named one of Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants in 2016.  It offers a superb tasting menu at 1700$@.  Wine paring is extra (900$@ more).

Space is limited, so RSVP to Wendy early.  We will meet at 8:30 pm, at the restaurant.


Restaurante | El Baqueano

El Baqueano se dedica a la cocina autóctona contemporánea argentina, trabajando con pequeños productores locales, y visitando recolectores y pescadores en todas las ecorregiones del país.


RSVP tangonomad7@gmail.com

August Dinner — Tuesday, August 30 at 8 pm

Please send your RSVP to Jorge Jakimczuk at jorgejak@sion.com

This event is limited to 15 persons, so send in your RSVP early

Let’s get together for dinner!

Restaurant: Peugeot Lounge

Location: Honduras 5624, Palermo


RSVP: jorgejak@sion.com

Price per person – AR$ 525

A soft drink or water and a glass of wine are included

Dinner — June 30, 2016, 8 pm

Please send your RSVP to Jorge Jakimczuk at jorgejak@sion.com

Let´s get together for dinner at Lo de Jesús, Gurruchaga 1406 (corner of Cabrera), Palermo Viejo.

Meet there at 8 pm.

Lo de Jesús is an old traditional Argentine Restaurant that opened in 1953. You can enjoy all kinds of dishes and good wines, with a background of Argentine music.
Choose your own dish and share it if you wish. The average price is approximately 400 pesos, plus tip.

Have a look at the place at http://www.lodejesus.com.ar

Ladies Night Out — Tuesday, May 24

RSVP to Silvia Portalanza silporta@hotmail.com
Join us for this month’s Ladies Night Out to do something different. We will visit a vegetarian closed door restaurant!
Check the link and you’ll love it too  https://juevesalamesa.wordpress.com/ 
There will be lively conversation, organic wine, and delicious food!
First time?  Don’t be shy.  We are waiting to welcome you.
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Price: AR$ 330, tip included.
IMPORTANT: we need 12 people to make it happen so please RSVP right away.  By confirming you agree to pay the mentioned amount.
RSVP to Silvia Portalanza silporta@hotmail.com

BAIN Dinner, May 5, 2016

Please send your RSVP to Jorge Jakimczuk  at             jorgejak@sion.com

Let´s get together for dinner!

Restaurant:   La Molina

Location: Gorriti  5806, Palermo

Date and Time:  Thursday, May 5, 8 pm

La Molina offers a multifaceted menu with a  large variety of international food  prepared by a family team,  Cesar  (father) Cesar  (son)  Amparo (mother).

The approximate cost  is 300 pesos depending on what you order (wine included,  not tip). There is a discount of 20% with the Club La Nación Card.


Dinner — March 17

Please RSVP to Jorge Jakimczuk at jorgejak@sion.com

Join us for our BAIN Downtown March dinner, this time with fabulous Italian food at the Ristorante Bella Italia.

Where: Ristorante Bella Italia, Republica Arabe Siria 3285 in Palermo

When: Thursday, March 17 at 8 p.m.

Cost: 470 pesos in cash (wine and tip are not included)


February Dinner – Iñaki — Feburary 4

Join us for delicious Basque food at  IÑAKI  Restaurant  on Thursday, February 4 at  8:00 p.m.

Iñaki Restaurant is at Moreno 1341 between Santiago del Estero and San José in Monserrat.

The menu is below.  The cost is 450 pesos, in cash.

Please send your RSVP to Jorge Jakimczuk at jorgejak@sion.com



-VENTRESCAS with Tomato and Onion


-Breaded Prawns

-Special Rice

-Ice cream

-Coffee or tea

-Sparkling water

-Wine: Norton Roble