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El Gaucho

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El Gaucho
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Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Num. 18, esq. Colon. | Col. Reforma, Veracruz, Mexico
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Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Num. 18, esq. Colon. | Col. Reforma, Veracruz, Mexico
2299 35 04 11
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Great place, Great service, GREAT FOOD !!
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2014
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Rocco V
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Luanda, Angola

This is one of the best restaurants in Veracruz. An older establishment, but they know how to greet, serve and cater to their guests. Definitely the place to frequent for breakfast, lunch... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Luanda, Angola
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

This is one of the best restaurants in Veracruz. An older establishment, but they know how to greet, serve and cater to their guests. Definitely the place to frequent for breakfast, lunch AND dinner.

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Wimberley, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great food from a wide selection of seafood and beef (Argentinian.) Family friendly but not formica and plastic at all. a bit too noisy and bright for a romantic couples date night for my tastes, but the food makes up for it.

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Toluca, Mexico
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

The classic argentinian restaurant good meat, good taste. The service is good, there is a lot of good options, I don't like the seefood so this is a great option.

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Clear Lake Shores, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

I have been returning to this restaurant on my visits to Veracruz for over 15 years. I love the table top hibachi grill that you can cook and keep food warm, I especially like the steak, pork and shrimp combo. The salads are fresh and crisp and the assorted breads are great. The queso flamado with Chorizo and hand made... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

The breakfast there are really good because you can try the picaditas, gordas, and empanadas that are traditional in Veracruz. It's a small family restaurant, so do not expect someplace fancy.

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Mexico City
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126 reviews 126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

I expected more. In other trips to Veracruz we went to eat there, now we returned and it is not the same. The service now is very low and the food was better, maybe the administration changed. The cost/value has it's disadvantages because you do not have something better in return. You can go but do not expect something great.

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Veracruz, Mexico
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

small place used to be a great meat place but not anymore, very expensive for the quality

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Veracruz,Mexico
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Great food and veracruzan environment since many years. they keep the good work and quality of food.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2010

Best food in Veracruz, everything is fresh and made to order. Poor wine list. A little bit noisy.

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Additional Information about El Gaucho

Address: Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Num. 18, esq. Colon. | Col. Reforma, Veracruz, Mexico
Phone Number: 2299 35 04 11
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Veracruz
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

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