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El Gaucho

#296 of 5,533 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Porta Ticinese
Argentinean
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Via Carlo D'Adda 13, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39.0289400839
Today
7:45 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:45 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 161
    Excellent
  • 154
    Very good
  • 47
    Average
  • 11
    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
Excellent! very good meat, nice staff, price are high but quality deserves it!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2014
liliwell
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Annecy, France
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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381 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Annecy, France
Senior Contributor
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
42 helpful votes 42 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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106 reviews 106 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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154 reviews 154 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
526 helpful votes 526 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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Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

El Gaucho is a smart, authentic Argentinian restaurant. The steaks are truly delicious, the choice of starters and desserts is not great, but that's normal for this type of cuisine. It's pretty expensive, but you get your money worth as the meat is one of the best in Milan. Atmosphere is relaxed and all staff is from South America, which... More 

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Monza
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89 reviews 89 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2008

incredible meal.. Argentine meat

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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?