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El Gaucho - Argentinian Steakhouse

#21 of 1,452 Restaurants in Hanoi
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99 Xuan Dieu Street, Quang An Ward | West Lake District, Hanoi 71000, Vietnam
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+84 4 3718 6991
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had special nght with my friend birthday at El Gaucho Xuan Dieu. Our steak was so goog and they have friendly staffs here. At the end, you will get some shots of caramel vodka from the house, happy ending.

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Thank Tommy2713
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a great change of pace in Vietnam, this is it. We all had lamb chops or lamb shank. Cooked to perfection. The sides and starters were excellent. A great selection of wine. The servers were all too committed to make the meal just right. Prices are equal to a steak house in San Jose, California. Quality and service tops!

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Thank Jasper1800
sydney
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64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after 10 days of vietnames food we needed a break and this place was excellent. There were 4 of us and the steaks were all very good with the pick being the USDA prime fillet. the creamed spinach and potatoe gratin were also very good and rapidly demolished. the prices are high for vietnam but fair as all the meat... More 

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Singapore
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111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great, perfect and good break from local vietnamese food. We showed our friends around in Vietnam. HCM City, Mekong Delta, Con Dao, Da Nang and Hanoi. We took them by plane, boat, vintage Vespa around and let them eat traditionell food. But after 2 week their stomachs needs a break and we took them to El Gaucho.. our favorite place... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive selection of steaks, expensive but worth it for the high quality. Includes Wagyu beef. Good wine list, speak English

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Thank aaa1997
Cairns
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We ate here last weekend and were really impressed. It is very expensive - possibly the most expensive place to get a steak in Hanoi - but the quality is outstanding as well as the service. The atmosphere is very cool and the location also very convenient being in the West Lake / Tay Ho area. Oh and the vodka... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, do NOT look at the prices or you'll have a heart attack. It's expensive so don't even think about it if you're on a budget. I got very lucky and was shouted :) Prices aside...one of the best steakhouses I've ever been to. My lamb shanks with mashed potatoes were absolutely perfect in every way. The lamb was moist... More 

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Thank jgarnett
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Expensive price but a very beautiful place in hanoi. Lot of choice and our bottle of wine was exellent. Waiters don't speak a very good english with us but maybe my english is quite hard to understand...

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Macomb, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We stayed in Ha noi for one night and luckily found this restaurant. The steaks and side dishes(macncheese, potatoes au gratin) were amazing. The owner even shared a few shots with us, it was a very nice gesture.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Walking from 38C into the cool interior was heaven. The décor & music evoked B A and the food followed suit. Complimentary bread rolls with garlic butter were a perfect beginning and the steak was the real thing. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Nice finishing touch an ice cold liqueur on the house. Unlikely that I will go again... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Argentinean, European, South American, Gluten Free
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Xuan Dieu Street, Quang An Ward | West Lake District, Hanoi 71000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3718 6991

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