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El Gaucho

Arroyo Seco # 100, Fracc. Arroyo Seco. | Sobre Eugenio Garza Sada, Monterrey 64740, Mexico
81 8358 4218
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Ranked #2 of 349 restaurants in Monterrey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Argentinean
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Monterrey, Mexico
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you want to enjoy a very good piece of meat and a big portion, this is the place to go to. They have many different cuts , they will show you the fresh meat cuts so you can select what you want, remember to try out the "Empanadas Argentinas" and their salad. They also carry very good beer and... More

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north east mexico
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is the classic Monterrey style steak house. Their cuts are very very good, but the way they char the meat and still leave that medium-rare center I just love it. Portions are very large so if ordering for a group make sure you ask the waiter about a recommendation on the portions, best way to order is to share... More

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Augusta, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

You can get a steak here as big as you ever wanted. And all of them are cooked to perfection! Great cuts of beef, all just amazingly great! They have a great selection of Tequila too. I recomment Carne y mas tequila amigos!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I have been in other "gaucho" in other cities... There is no one like the Monterrey one.. From the chef to how they prepare the salad... Every other gaucho place falls short... Really, try the salad... You'll miss it in the next time you other a salad somewhere else... (I do...)

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Monterrey, Mexico
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

There is a very huge restaurant, the food is extremely good, I recommend house's salad, and a meat they call costaleta, it's has a good taste and the desserts are spectacular, the banana cake is mmmmmm...... delicious.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I recently enjoyed a delicious late night business dinner at this beef-lover's paradise. The meat was cooked to perfection (as ordered) and the staff was friendly and efficient. One member of our party was a vegetarian and the staff helped make sure that he was well-fed as well.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I spent my parents anniversary dinner here and some other special occasions. Great meat cuts and extremely delicious italian food. You have to try the traditional Gaucho Salad, its a must.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The salad is probably the best suprise of Gaúcho!..... If you go there try it out. The arrachera for second will complete a meal that you can really enjoy...... As usual the Expresso (the only coffe that I know)

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Lebanon, New Jersey
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787 reviews 787 reviews
676 restaurant reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

First, let me say the the restaurant was very busy on the night I was there. Second, let me say that restaurants should be manned to be busy [and this one appeared to be]. However, service was a bit slow for me - especially wine delivery. We had a shared salad to start - which was as good as my... More

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Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Go there with knowing that you will not leave hungry. Most of the steaks have a "Medium" or "Full" order option. My girlfriend and I went there to eat somewhere we had not been previously and I ordered a "Full" sized steak that could have fed 3-4 people. The steak was very good, the service was excellent, and I will... More

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