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El Gaucho Steakhouse

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, International,
509 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 76 396 139
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“churrasco” (7 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“bbq meats” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, International, Brazilian, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
509 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutey great and tender beef which melts in your mouth. Yum! If you love beef, this is the place. We had an enjoyable evening at this restaurant with drinks and dinner. A bit pricy, but that is to expect when you are eating at a...More

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Felt we had to write a review on this restaurant was worried about eating here based on some bad reviews we have to say this was the best meal of our trip hubby had beef tenderloin and it was cooked perfectly I had chicken breast...More

Thank eblamey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the Movenpick resort and went to this restaurant couple of times for a dinner. Staff was extremely helpful and a super-friendly - hostess Pai, waitress Helen and a beverages and food manager Wat. Not a very extensive but nice choice of...More

Thank SAMMYKO
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sammyko, Thank you for your time reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our food and many thanks for mentioning the names of our outstanding team members. We hope to welcome you again in a near future. Best...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is lovely it is out in the open air. The staff are really friendly and the service was great. The food was nice. It was quite expensive for what you get.More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our venue on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our food and the location of the restaurant. Please rest assured that we regularly compare our prices with our competitors to ensure our...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has got vegetarian and gluten-free options in pizzas and that is one of the reasons we went to this restaurant for dinner. The gluten free option is not mentioned in the menu however just let the staff know and they will make it...More

Thank evanbaxter
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear evanbaxter, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our venue on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your dinner with us and appreciated the quality of our food and professionalism of our staff. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We visit El Gaucho in Oktober 2017. Looking forward for a big nice tomahawk steak. As starter we order a baby spinach salad which was ok. Then the big disappointment: the tomahawk steak was over coooked, we ordered it medium an it was well done...More

Thank Daniel H
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Daniel H, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our restaurant on TripAdvisor. I am so sorry to hear that the steak you ordered wasn't prepared to your liking. Please rest assured that I have shared your comments with our Director of Food &...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for my wife's birthday as we were staying at the Mövenpick resort. We were looking for lobster mornay & although lobster was on the menu the staff initially didn't understand they brought chef Poppy out. He is a wonderfully experienced chef having worked...More

Thank KeithWilkinson
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Keith, Thank you for your time reviewing our restaurant on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the night out with us and got served a delicious lobster. We hope to welcome you again on your next trip to Phuket. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is nice and open air. The staff is friendly and nice. But the food was terrible. It had no taste and was served cold. We did not enjoy our meal at all. I do not recommend this place. A little pricey as well.More

Thank Karen B
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Karen B, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. We are sorry to hear that the food you ordered was served cold; this is certainly not our standards and I'd like to apologize. Please rest assured that we compare our...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Like Mint, it has friendly staff and a very promising menu, but the food itself is such a let down. It is expensive, which would be fine if the food was satisfying, but sadly it isn't.More

Thank Twoand
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Twoand, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. I am sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with the food that was served to you. I have shared your comments with our Kitchen Team, who will be looking into...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Food and serve was 1st class no complaints here . Staff very friendly. Highly recommend if in the area. Hostess Pai was very good . Great greeting right through to the endMore

Thank Dave E
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Dave, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our restaurant on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and thank you for mentioning the name of our outstanding staff. We hope to welcome you again very soon. Best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon
  • Phone Number: +66 76 396 139
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Description
ocated on the second floor of Karon Beach Square, overlooking the Andaman Sea, El Gaucho restaurant offers a wide selection of prime steaks grilled to perfection in an industrial urban décor. Already reknowned for its Brazilian Churrasco, El Gaucho's new menu of lava-grilled Australian steaks and seafood is complemented by an extensive new selection of wines and creative cocktails. Dine al fresco on the terrace overlooking the Andaman Sea, or in our air-conditioned interior for an unforgettable culinary experience at El Gaucho!
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