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“Great Service, food ok” 4 of 5 stars
Review of El Gaucho Seattle

El Gaucho Seattle
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Ranked #97 of 3,923 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $115
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Belltown
Cross street: Wall Street
Description: Named as "the definitive steakhouse in the country," El Gaucho's award-winning menu features 28-Day Dry-Aged Niman Ranch All-Natural Certified Angus Beef(R) Brand Prime steaks and custom aged Certified Angus Beef(R) brand tenderloin filets, ribs, pork, poultry and the freshest seafood, all prepared to perfection over an open bed of glowing coals in an exhibition-style kitchen. Our extensive wine list is award-winning, and happy hour menu is widely recognized as one of Seattle's best. Live music is offered nightly. El Gaucho is the Northwest's steakhouse legacy focused on old-school, tableside service. We revel in helping guests create a night to remember.
Laredo, TX
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21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great Service, food ok”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

One of the most emblematic places in seattle is El Gaucho steak house. The place takes you back in time. Coat required I believe. The place is great for a nice romantic dinner. The steak we ordered had to be taken back because it was under cooked. When they brought it back it was dry and I was not that hungry anymore because I had the onion soup. Very classy, kinda expensive $200 for two, the food is ok.

Visited February 2013
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Council Bluffs
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101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“A step back in time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Steakhouse environment from the past. Enter and walk down grand staircase, dimly lit environment. There is a grand piano at the end of the bar that has a table top with seating around the piano. Service was excellent and food was delicious.

Visited April 2013
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Seattle, WA
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Went here for our Son's Birthday”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

It was restaurant week so they were a bit stressed, but they treated us so nicely. Everyone was friendly and helpful. The food was delicious.

Visited April 2013
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Seattle
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
“Birthday Dinner of the best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

El Guacho will give you a dinning experience like no other. The food is prepared in such ways it will tantilise your tounge from begining to end. you just gotta try the El Guacho .

  • Visited April 2013
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Snohomish, Washington
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Classic Steak”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Classic steak house. Come hungry. Ask the waiter what comes with the meal. Side dishes might be unnecessary as the main dish will have many extras. Not well known the Seattle site has a limited number of quaint hotel rooms and a small theater for exclusive movie showings.

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