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Parrilleria Vacas Gauchas

Road 115 km 11.8, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
+1 787-529-1200
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Road 115 km 11.8, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vacas Gauchos was recommended by our host from Tres Sirenas Beach Inn (also amazing - separate review to follow). Everything we ordered was absolutely perfect and exceeded our expectations by a great measure. Cynthia, our exceptional waitress, added to the experience with her knowledge of...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I spent two nights in a hotel in Rincon and a friend who went same week to this restaurant recommended us to visit. We have had some sea food therefore we were ready to witch to meat. I had difficulty reaching to the restaurant because...More

1  Thank familyman80
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice cozy place with a great ambience for a perfect dinner. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Great variety of meats, cooked the way they should. Nice variety of appetizers. Great wines. Best meat place in Rincon.

Thank Bluewave21
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Good service, well appointed, and the steaks were cooked appropriately and of good quality, very good option -- kids liked the grilled half chicken too. Wine list is small, but has interesting choices. Will visit again when back in the area.

Thank RJ S
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Great place and cozy. Service was excellent. All waitter recommendations were good choices. We ordered rib eye and short ribs. The surprise was the cream brûlée with romero. Awesome!!

1  Thank Sandcroc
Reviewed June 25, 2018

As a local resident my opinion is that Vacas Gauchas is the best restaurant in town. In all the times I’ve been in this place everything has been perfect. The service is always great. It’s very professional. This is an area where many other local...More

Thank pfkaa
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Seriously the best meal we have had on the Island!!!! Presentation was beautiful and Cynthia- our waitress- made the meal even better. Make sure you eat here when you visit Rincón..... you will NOT be disappointed.

1  Thank Robyn V
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Place is well decorated, good ambience music, the hosts are awesome they take great care of you. We ordered Bunuelos for starters. Iits sor of a codfish croquette but instead of flour its root vegetable mix. It was super, and well decorated. We ordered for...More

Thank Gustavo C
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Since the arrival, the wife’s owner recieved us gently but professionally. The place was packed full, but we had reserved a table and it was there ready for us. We were seated and taken care of in just minutes. Paola was a Professional and kind...More

Thank Blancovitch
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We took some days off the kids and decided to go to Rincon, on our search for restaurants, we found Vacas Gauchas, and decided to go. Great place, great ambient, great food, great service. Everything was great!!! The meats were tender, excellent flavored, perfectly cooked....More

Thank luisra07
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Vanessa C
December 18, 2016|
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Response from Yezennia O | Property representative |
Hello, We do offer a large selection of gluten free options in appetizers, main dishes, sides and desserts such as goat cheese stuffed dates wrapped in prosciutto, all of our grilled steaks, mamposteao and flourless... More
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TheSecretDiner
December 9, 2016|
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Response from Yezennia O | Property representative |
Hello, our restaurant has always been closed on New Year's Eve but will be open on New Year's Day. However, this year we have been receiving many inquiries about this day and we are considering opening. The decision will be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $26
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 115 km 11.8, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico (Formerly Parrilleria Vacas Gordas)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-529-1200
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