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Gaucha

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Getsemani, Calle Espiritu Santo No 29-207 | Centro Historico - Cartagena, Cartagena 0000, Colombia
+57 310 6487942
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18:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful evening in this beautiful restaurant. The steak was cooked to perfection and the wine list very tasty and reasonable. Our waiter, Rodrigo, was very helpful and patient with our limited Spanish (he spoke very good English but we wanted to practice) and helped us to have a relaxing and highly enjoyable evening.

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Thank Josh W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great location, this place has a lot of character. Great services, English menu and English speaking personnall. We've ordered some wine, grilled chicken and a filet mignon. The filets huge and tasted great. It's not a cheap place to eat, expect a bill of 100.000 pesos for 2 persons, main course and 2 drinks. But it's a great way to... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Basic restaurant upon entering. Waiter was polite but overall service was slow. We were the only customers in the restaurant and a party of three. Placed an order of pork loin but was told they were out. Had to order chicken. Menu is very basic and limited with steep prices. Ordered chicken ( no sauce at all) and half the... More 

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Palo Alto, CA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals we had in Colombia. The meat (both beef and chicken) were seasoned and cooked to perfection. Highly recommended.

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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent and this place has a great ambiance. Our waiter Felipe was personable and genuinely lighthearted and witty. He made the evening even more enjoyable!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious, friendly, tasty, excellent. The waitress was perfect, the food tasteful, the wine top, the location is beautiful. A great surprise in this area, I recommend it without any doubt.

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NY
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I had a great meal here. Very good food- Great service. Beautiful room and a good athmosphere. Highly recomended for a good quality meal out.

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New York
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This small restaurant was so unappealing, we did not even sit down for a drink. (There was no bar, so we could not even if we wanted to)

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Thank Tom180
Gaucha W, Gerente at Gaucha, responded to this review

Hi there, I am sorry our Restaurant didn´t meet your expectations, perhaps next time you visit us we will be able to improve. Kind regards, More 

Cary, North Carolina
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Cartagena is a hot and humid place so it is quite possible that you may end up feeling tired and hangry (actual word) at the end of the day. My girlfriend and I were searching for something cheap to eat and get back to out hotel when we stumbled upon Gaucha, which is not cheap. However, for the extra money... More 

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Thank Lcdthethird
Gaucha W, Gerente at Gaucha, responded to this review

Hi Lcdthethird, We are so happy you guys liked our restaurant! That´s our mission, to produce mmmmgasms for our customers. Hope to see you in your next visit to sunny Cartagena. Warm regards, Adriana. More 

Cartagena, Colombia
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Since we entered to the restaurant, we asked for a special dish they had. They didn't have it, ok. The menu is too short I think they have about 6 dishes and they didn't have 3, one of them "Filet Mignon". It was Saturday night and they didn't have 3 dishes? Appart from that I think the waiter was with... More 

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Thank Gia396
Gaucha W, Gerente at Gaucha, responded to this review

Hi Gia396, I am so sorry you didn´t have a good experience during your visit to the Restaurant, your opinion it´s very important to us so we will improve our service and menu. I have to clarify that the tips don´t go to the owner as you are stating, they are divided between the cook and the waytress every night,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Argentinian, South American, Steakhouse, Gastropub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Getsemani, Calle Espiritu Santo No 29-207 | Centro Historico - Cartagena, Cartagena 0000, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 310 6487942
Description
Specialized in Argentina barbecue restaurant. The most juicy and delicious cuts of beef and tail of cuadri ly beef chorizo, accompanied by an exclusive selection of wines and excellent music. Located in the neighborhood of Gethsemane, in a colonial house with high ceilings, floor chess, and outdoor walls, creating the ideal environment for a delicious dinner. See you there!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?