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Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue

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629 Main St | Alberta, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B1, Canada
+1 403-678-9886
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
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Sat - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love this place - it's expensive but totally worth it for the occasional treat! Very accommodating for our baby daughter too.

1 Thank markicof
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food amazing, best service ever. Everyone makes you feel like family. The Lamb with honey mustard one of the best ever tasted.

1 Thank Carlos J
Cirencester, England, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the idea and were keen to try. Could have overdosed just on the buffet salads etc. but the meat was all fantastic. You need to like your beef/lamb rare otherwise you will struggle but that was fine for us - the rarer the better. Really enjoyed the Coconut Ice Cream and barbequed pineapple dessert. Enough for two though.

1 Thank Alison W
Canmore, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Living in Canmore, I have the chance to enjoy the food at Gaucho once in a while. The quality of food and service is steady. I am a meat lover so a place like Gaucho suit me very well. The salad bar is pretty diversified but could improve a little bit. Other than that, I recommand this restaurant.

1 Thank Michel R
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Soooo good!! Lovely selection of meats salad bar and drinks! Service was nice and helpful. A must do if you are vacationing in Canmore

1 Thank Graeme S
Albany, New York
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having lived in Brazil and visited a number of times, I have a fair idea of the cusine (particularly since I stayed a while in the South) and this place was pretty exceptional - not just considering the location (Canmore?). I guess it makes sense - it is cattle country. We did the take out and the feijoada, beef and... More 

1 Thank StephenBee
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160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is probably a great restaurant if you're really hungry! There's no real menu, just a quite basic salad and sides buffet and continuous skewers of different sorts of meat which keep coming as long as you want. The waiters bring them out in turn but the meat is being continually basted and kept warm. This means that although the... More 

Thank Lazzagear
Spruce Grove, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great selection of items and they definitely keep the food coming as long as you want. Highlights were the chicken hearts and the chicken thighs but all the meats were really good. Lots of selection on sides as well, service was fantastic. Was disappointed they didn't have Sangria on the menu but they did make it for us...wasn't the best... More 

1 Thank Rob H
Canmore, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We have been here a few times, always great! The service is unreal. The salad selection is really good. The meat is to die for. We will definitely be back!

Thank Jboyd24
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The service was spectacular! The buffet was delicious and the Brazillian BBQ meats NEVER STOPPED being delivered. Great value for the lunch meal...we were stuffed!

2 Thank SHERYL H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$34
Brazilian, Barbecue, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 629 Main St | Alberta, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-9886
Feel transported as ancient Brazilian traditions come alive in our churrascaria - our house of barbecue - and special place that bursts with authentic South American atmosphere. Enjoy the rich sights and sounds that echo our unique history and dedication to superior taste, while traditionally dressed servers offer an incredible selection of perfectly roasted meats to choose from. Celebrate any occasion in these perfect settings, located in Calgary and Canmore, AB.

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