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El Gaucho

#355 of 5,608 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Porta Ticinese
Argentinean
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Via Carlo D'Adda 13, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39.0289400839
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7:45 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:45 pm - 1:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 164
    Excellent
  • 158
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The perfect tenderloin

I really enjoyed this dinner, the tenderloin was perfectly cooked and served on hot stone. Also good the side dishes. Very careful service. The restaurant is not so big so it's better to book a table. Charming atmosphere that made it also good for a couple dinner. A little bit expansive but it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Americanini
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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391 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

I really enjoyed this dinner, the tenderloin was perfectly cooked and served on hot stone. Also good the side dishes. Very careful service. The restaurant is not so big so it's better to book a table. Charming atmosphere that made it also good for a couple dinner. A little bit expansive but it worths. Highly suggested

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Expensive for the quality they offer. I took a stake, it was really mediocre. The waitors are not organized and are rude. There are better Argentinian restaurants in Milna.

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Annecy, France
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This restaurant is the place to be for excellent meat! we had Cuore di filetto of beef, it was a dream. We can regret that no sauce is served with the meat . The wine was perfect. Our child had chicken (portion was too large),we had a good time! the place is very accurate, not many activity around unfortunately. The... More 

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Athens, Greece
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63 reviews 63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

Even if the area looks quite poor, the restaurant has a very nice and warm decoration. The food quality is very good and the menu is very rich of argentinian tastes. Very important that there is good ventilation so your clothes are not getting smoked. Prices are about 30-50€ per person, including wine.

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Milan, Italy
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Perfect restaurant for those who loves meat. However service was not up to my expectations and prices are high.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Had a great time at El Gaucho. We ordered the mixed platter for our mains and the portion was 'wow' didn't manage to eat it all! Very tasty and recommended!

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Juan-les-Pins, France
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171 reviews 171 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I was very curious to go to this restaurant, as I was told that the meat was fantastic and the ambiance very modern. I cam out slightly disappointed; the meat was good, but I had much much better - nothing to write home about. Service was quite attentive, actually; I came in rather late as I was traveling and I... More 

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Milan, Italy
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111 reviews 111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

This is a low level pretentious restaurant that I was told had some "celebrities" behind it. Super modern furnishing is there to show how trendy the place is. Check out the usual ever so frequent uncomfortable chairs or the washroom's ridiculous wash basins). With a few exceptions from what I have seen of other restaurants that had a celbrity invest... More 

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Rome, Italy
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76 reviews 76 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

I have been to El gaucho with 5 colleagues to celebrate a new professional venture. The position is not very convenient , waiters are all argentinians. I had Mixed spanish jam, it was indicated as a portion for two, but it was sufficient for max 1,5 and with very Mixed quality as well. Churasco de lomo was good, altough not... More 

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Milano
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164 reviews 164 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
536 helpful votes 536 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

The restaurant is simple yet elegant, the waiters (all argentinians) extermely friendly and attentive, and the food fantastic. For starters I sahred a provoleta (delicious molten cheese with herbs) and some fantastic sweetbreads. as a main course I choose a fantastic lomo (filet steak) that literally melted in my mouth. The waiter suggested an excellent argentinian malbec to go with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Carlo D'Adda 13, 20144 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Porta Ticinese
  • Neighborhood: Porta Ticinese
  • Phone Number: +39.0289400839

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 73 - 147
  • Cuisine: Argentinean
Open Hours
Sunday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
7:45 pm - 1:00 am

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