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El Gaucho | Rooi Santu 620, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 767 0067
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to El Gaucho with a group of 10 last minute booking but made us welcome never the less. Food was great Service great and staff very obliging

Thank Jgc3692
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I am not big on meat so I decided on my first visit of many others to go for the salmon. This was the best desicion. The salad bar is ok and the one time I had the ceviche, it was amazing. :-)

Thank Jeanthal
Panama City, Panama
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

It is located on the top of hill at Piscadera, really nice view, it is open and you will get the nice Curacao wind. Service was good, the bring the stake really quick, I order Picanha with grill vegetables, everything was good, just to go ones in a wild, because it is expensive(it is an island, expect to have more... More 

Thank Fraymores
Heemskerk, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

we had the tenderloin, which was not tender at all. The hamburger was very dry and as the sun went down, we could not see what was on our plates.

Thank sschmidt592016
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

I probably should have had a steak which is what they are known for. Instead I opted for the rack of ribs. For those with a big appetite it was a full rack and definitely filling. I found it to be lacking in the taste department. The service was average but the decor and is nice and the view great.

Thank Chand70
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

This restaurant was nearby my vacation rental. The steak was cooked to perfection. Unfortunately my server seemed to be bored and uninterested in being there. Maybe she was having a bad day. Had to ask her for water refills constantly. It was almost 90 degrees, so having been a server before just seemed like common sense to keep it coming.... More 

Thank Kayl_D
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

We recently went to El Gaucho's in Curacao and loved it. I had the signature steak "The El Gaucho". A 14 ounce tenderloin. It was one of the best steaks I've ever had. The restaurant was really nice. Set on a hillside, it had beautiful sunset & ocean views. I would go back in a New York minute.

Thank matt263
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66 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant serves beef, pork and chicken dishes. The dishes are well prepared and the price quality ratio is quite good. The salad bar is stocked with typical local salads. The staff is friendly and if you have any query, the will do their best to make you feel at home. It is best to get there just before sunset... More 

Thank Jeroen W
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner at El Gaucho with my girlfriend and we ordered the montly special. This included a 'Soup and Salad bar' as entree, which was very good. The soup was wonderfull and the salads tasted good. The meat was also great, very well seasoned and exactly medium-well as I asked. One thing that could be improved is that there was... More 

Thank WillemKnowsBest
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

the location of the restaurant is unbeatable. the view was amazing. the food and service were both very good. the food wasn't cheap but it was very nicely served. highly recommend it for anyone looking for a good dinner with a great view.

Thank MPPlecha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $50
Grill, Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinean, South American, Spanish
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Gaucho | Rooi Santu 620, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 767 0067
The "Gauchos" are Argentina's Cowboys, whom for centuries have been roaming over the country's large cast plains, the pampas, while herding cattle and working on different ranches. El Gaucho Argentinian Steakhouse serves a variety of the best & largest steaks of mouth-watering tenderloin, Argentina's favorite Churrasco, US Rib-eye, delicious chicken, beautiful lamb, daily fresh caught fish all with an extensive all-inclusive Soup & Salad Bar.

For every dish El Gaucho offers an extensive wine list with the most known brands and best wines of South America with a small selection of high rising European wines. In order to finish off your exquisite night at El Gaucho, you can choose of a wide variety of cigars, whiskeys, rums, digestives and cognacs.

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