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Astrid & Gaston

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Peruvian, South American
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Calle Londres | Las Mercedes, Caracas 1080, Venezuela
(58-212) 993.11.19 - 991.59.97
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  • 23
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Peruvian Astrid& Gaston in Caracas

Is a Peruvian restaurant with Neuvau Coussine not the traditional Peruvian dishes, service is very, very slow and prices are high for what they offer. The place is very nicely appointed with a nice atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Delfin309
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Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
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Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Good food, service is ok! If you do not get the chance to go to Lima, this is the best you can get. Although these are hard times for restaurants in Venezuela, they somehow manage to serve almost everything on the menu.

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Caracas , Venezuela
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133 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is the Caracas branch of this world known Peruvian chain. The food is awsome and th service is outstanding. Try the apppetiser tasting dish, the seafood noodles and the "suspiro limeño". Do not forget a nice pisco sour.

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Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Is a Peruvian restaurant with Neuvau Coussine not the traditional Peruvian dishes, service is very, very slow and prices are high for what they offer. The place is very nicely appointed with a nice atmosphere.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We have visited several times Astrid y Gastón in Caracas and we have always enjoyed the food. The grilled octopus is a must, so delicious that last time I ordered it as an entreé instead of an appetizer so I didn't have to share with anyone. Service has been usually good, but sometimes a little slow. We certainly will go... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I had high expectations of this restaurant as it is one of my favorites in Bogota. The service was awful and unbelievably slow. It took 3 hours to finish dinner and we had to keep calling the waiters for everything. I ordered the shrimp soap (expecting bisque), but this soup was watery with tiny shrimp, a poached egg, rice and... More 

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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

One of the best Peruvian restaurants in Caracas. You've got to try the octopus and the ceviches, the goatling and the chocolate sphere dessert. They're a must.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

No brea We wait for 2 hours to have the entrees I order as main course a Tuns with tamarind sauce. It was defrosted cold and uneatable My wife had an aji dd gallina with lots of bonr My father got even sick with the food Never come to this restaurant Gaston you should really worry and be more carefull... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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127 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Over the last three years I have visited this restaurant three times and I have a feeling they are going down one step each time . This time here are my comments : I understand that food and drink supply is complicated in Caracas today , but finding sparkling water should not be impossible ! We could get sparkling water... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

One of the best restaurants I have been in my life, hands down! Tried the Arroz Chaufa, it was unbelievable. Would reccomend this restaurant every day!

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Caracas, Venezuela
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I wanted to visit the restaurant for a long time due to Peru's Astrid & Gastón reputation, but this is nothing like that. The service personnel were nice but very unprofessional, they brought the wine menu mid dinner, the waiters kept coming over you to remove the plates instead of from the side, the hostess was rude because my reservations... More 

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Additional Information about Astrid & Gaston

Address: Calle Londres | Las Mercedes, Caracas 1080, Venezuela
Phone Number: (58-212) 993.11.19 - 991.59.97
Location: South America  >  Venezuela  >  Capital Region  >  Caracas
Average Prices: USD 25 - 500
Cuisine: Peruvian, South American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Londres | Las Mercedes, Caracas 1080, Venezuela
  • Location: South America  >  Venezuela  >  Capital Region  >  Caracas
  • Phone Number: (58-212) 993.11.19 - 991.59.97

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 500
  • Cuisine: Peruvian, South American

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