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El Gaucho Parrilladas

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Calle Emmel 121 | Emmel 121, Yanahuara, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 274355
12:00 - 23:00
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Miami, Florida
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364 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate at their local when they were located at the central plaza over two years ago, it was good then and so it was again. I ordered the 220g. "American Style Cut Lomo". I asked for it "medium well" not burnt or bloody. Cooked to Perfectuion ! It also did not have any fat on it, perfect. Meat was... More 

Thank CaptainKuddles
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Had dinner here when the meat-siren called...I wasn't disappointed! On the outside, the place looks a bit like a steakhouse one might see at a US shopping mall but the interior was tastefully decorated with a Argentine/pampas feel (of course)...lots of wood/leather and gaucho artifacts. The pisco sour was great, the meats were varied and well presented (we had a... More 

2 Thank Matthew D
Phoenix, Arizona
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great BBQ / Grill place for steak or any meat lovers and for the vegetarians they have great vegtable grills and salad bars. Fried papas from several types of potatoe including camote or sweet potato.

Thank vickey s
GNDC, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Parrilladas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for taking the time to write it. Your words motivate us to continuing working to serve them the best grills of the city and a good service!! In The Gaucho Grills we wait for you with the fondness of always!! More 

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103 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Disappointed that this has closed down because we were looking forward to a good steak dinner and the other places around the square seem to do typical pizzas and burgers.

Thank caligirlUk
GNDC, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Parrilladas, responded to this review

Sorry for the inconvenience , currently our local Portal de Flores is closed for renovations. But we have two other locations, one on the street Emmel and the other in the Lambramani Mall. We hope to see you soon More 

Kiev, Ukraine
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Steak lovers loved it. I had chicken and I thought it was overpriced...good but not great. Everyone who had salad was sick the next day.

Thank Jack M
Oakland, California
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Good menu for meat-lovers but also for others since they have a vergetarian option which in fact was delicious. The service was excellent and the prices quite reasonable, We went to the Yanahuara location (Memel Avenue) but I am pretty sure the one at Portal de Flores should be of equal quality and most accessible to most tourists.

Thank Graciela A
Noosa Heads
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713 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 317 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The restaurant was recommended to us by our tour leader and he certainly did a good job ! We went as a group of ten guys who were on a bike tour and every one of us agreed that by any standard this was a very very good steak ! It was quite reasonably priced - no need to go... More 

Thank James H
South America
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

It was nice to walk into a restaurant on the Plaza de Armas that didn't have someone outside trying to lure you in - score #1! It is on the expensive side however the choices of cuts of meat are ample and perfectly cooked. We ended up getting one of the mixed grills so it was fantastic to have some... More 

Thank Kirsty B
Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Great selection of local and American beef. Decent wine list with slightly elevated pricing though. Service had gotten better over the years, I am still missing the wine recommendations from the waiting staff however. Great place for couples, friends or even business.

Thank MauricevG
Arequipa, Peru
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015

El Gaucho has been my favorite bbq place, I haven't find another place with that flavor, the service is good, sometimes it is really busy. I love it but I need to be honest if you go near 9pm they don't put more salads so you won't enjoy the whole salad bar, the last time I went they told me... More 

Thank Gina C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Argentinian, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Emmel 121 | Emmel 121, Yanahuara, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 274355
A place to enjoy the "Gaucho Tradition,” savoring our delicious variety of Argentine style food.
El Gaucho Parrilladas we have the best quality steaks, our cattle receive the best nutrition and care at our country state "El Buen Pastor"; as a result, we provide our customers a first class product and service.
We also have excellent beef: Black Angus, which is considered one of the best steaks in the world, and guarantee an incredibly taste, as well as tender and juicy meats, with a high percentage of unsaturated fats, reserved for the most sophisticated palates.
We have 3 locations, placed at the most strategic city areas, to give you a personalized service.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?