Mercado Buenos Aires
Van Nuys, CA 91405
Photo: Tracy Chabala
- Sun 9am-5pm, Mon-Sat 9am-7pm
- Lunch, Brunch
- Beer/Wine, BYOB
- Parking Lot Available
- Reservations Not Necessary
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Meet Postre Chaja, the Hard-to-Find South American Pavlova
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If you're at a South American bakery and see a sweet in the display case that looks like an imploding planet Krypton, don't be alarmed. It's only postre chaja, a relatively obscure and luscious Uruguayan sponge cake f...
6 Awesome Alfajores: Where to Find the South American Sweet in L.A.
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Meet the alfajor, the French macaron of South America. The original alfajor - an ancient Spanish-Arabic pastry born in the Andalucian city of Medina Sidonia in the southernmost region of Spain - bears little rese...
5 Great Baked Empanadas in Los Angeles
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Oh, the empanada, that lovely pan-Latin hot pocket of goodness. Some argue the only true empanada is a fried empanada, while others argue that the best empanadas are baked. Both are delicious, any of us will agree, but in the spirit...
Van Nuys: A Great Undiscovered Restaurant Neighborhood
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Dear Mr. Gold: I recently moved to Van Nuys and cannot seem to find a gourmet restaurant anywhere! What I mean by “gourmet” is the quality of the food. Any great ideas? —Sara, Van Nuys Dear Sara: Nobody would accus...