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El Gaucho

Van Vollenhovenstraat 58B | 3016 BK, 3016 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 414 1602
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (40 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
“baked potato” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Van Vollenhovenstraat 58B | 3016 BK, 3016 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a reservation to celebrate the new year with my husband. We travel from Spain with the hope of having a good New Year's dinner and celebrating together. I received confirmation of my reservation on December 28 and I was happy for the good...More

Thank NicoleRB2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten over 4000 steaks in my life, but this was the best ever. It was very crowded and drinks took a while, but didn’t mind because staff is very friendly. A downside is the extreme smoke in the restaurant. But still give it...More

Thank Lloyd D
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I got the rib-eye nd my friend ordered entrecote. The meat was very good! Love the smokey flavor of the bbq. If you want to make sure to get a table. Just make a reservation. I went there on Monday evening and it was full...More

Thank Simple_Megan
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Maybe a bit too noisy, however incredible, nice and helpful staff! Nice dinner, great meat, strongly advised!

Thank Carlotta B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What a fun and extraordinary culinary experience! And that in Rotterdam! I have never been to R’dam before and have never really thought about R’dam as a city of nice culinary experiences, but tonight certainly was. If you like meat, and good, tender meat, this...More

Thank KSHolm
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We were group of 16. The service was very friendly. All the steaks were good although not all cooked as requested and some were sent back to the kitchen for different cooking. Sauces are not very good. Starters are ok. I was very disappointed with...More

Thank Vidarpedia
Reviewed 15 September 2017

These people know how to prepare a steak! Extensive menu with different types of meat: ribeye, enytrecote, sirloin, T-bone where you can choose size and preparation to your likings. Rare and medium-rare are really served as requested. Something that often goes wrong in my country....More

Thank DeReuf
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I cant define this place propperly, what a theater, pakistaní waiters acting as argentinians, burned and overcooked meats, unbreathable "Well done atmosphere", nothing to remark with the food. An spectacle you have to expirience once in your life, but never return.

Thank Frenando M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Excellent food and service. Fabulous steaks and an extensive menu. I can not recommend El Gaucho highly enough.

Thank paulnorthyorks506
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We were planning to go to a restaurant near El Gaucho but it was closed Monday night. So we went in on the spur of the moment knowing nothing about it. It was a bit dim and smokey from the grill, but has a cosy...More

Thank bmoores
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Vollenhovenstraat 58B | 3016 BK, 3016 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 10 414 1602
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