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El Gaucho Steakhouse

) #90 of 322 Restaurants in Karon ££ - £££ Steakhouse, International,
509 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 76 396 139
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“churrasco” (7 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“skewers” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, International, Brazilian, Barbecue
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
509 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Way too little waiters and staff in this restaurant. However the few remaining did the best they could and where very sorry of the slow service. The food was just okay after having eating more original Thai tasting food for the half of price in...More

Thank Marko H
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Marko, Thank you for recently posting a review on our TripAdvisor's page. As we are a steakhouse, I am assuming you are talking about OrientAsia, our Thai restaurant next door. I have shared your concerns with our Director of Food & Beverage, who will...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Just ate here tonight after a recommendation. Enjoyed it but not the best we've had since coming here. Got a couple of sirloins, a water, a fanta and 2 glasses of wine and bill was 3000baht. Probably about the same as I'd spend back home....More

Thank L5NHM
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear L5NHM, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our steaks and liked the location and atmosphere. We hope to see you again at El Gaucho! Best regards, Stefano C.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We really enjoyed the steak here ,the service was very good, the setting right next to the beach , great facilities,

Thank MichaelSmythe
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear MichaelSmythe, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on our page. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and hope to see you again soon at El Gaucho Steakhouse. Best regards, Stefano C.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We were last year here it was really great. but this year really dissapointed, the service slow and the beef was overcook 2 times. my friend has ordered thaifood was ok but not good enough for this price.More

Thank peter h
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Peter H, Thank you for posting your comment on our TripAdvisor's page. Sorry to hear you were disappointed by the speed of service; please note that I have shared your comments with our Director of Food & Beverage, who will be looking into fast...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We went there 3 times during our 10 night stay at the Movenpick , Nice Meals & Friendly Staff :) All you could want in a Restaurant :)

Thank Bradley H
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Bradley H, Thank you very much for posting a review on our TripAdvisor's page. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our food and quality of service from our staff. We hope to welcome you again soon at El Gaucho. Best regards, Stefano C.

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant and great food. I had a ribeye steak and the wife had lamb chops. Ribeye was excellent quality and cooked perfectly. Its not cheap but worth it. I dont understand why people give it bad reviews for price as surely you look at...More

Thank phukets
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Phukets, Thank you so much for your review on our TripAdvisor's page. We are very happy to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your meal with us. Indeed, we focus on bringing the best quality to your plate and are glad you appreciated...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had churrasco menu, quality of meat is very bad. It's overpriced , plus they are charged 10 % service+7% tax, price in menu is not final price!!!! Huge mistake!More

Thank Jan P
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Jan, Thank you for your time writing a review on our TripAdvisor's page. Our apologies, as it seems you and your friend didn't appreciate our Churrasco experience. I have shared your concerns with our Executive Chef. As for the pricing, indeed, our prices exclude...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I have just this evening returned from El Gaucho and have to say am feeling somewhat cheated into paying for an expensive meal which failed to deliver the promised meat feast of any good churrasco. The protein consisted of chicken, prawns, squid, lamb and beef...More

Thank rozario
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rozario, Thank you for your time posting a review on our TripAdvisor's page. Really sorry to hear that your expectations weren't met during your recent visit. Our Churrasco experience is indeed an all-you-can-eat selection of beef, chicken, pork, lamb, sausages, prawns, mussels, usally followed...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The quality is not bad on overall, but is is very over priced and not worth for what they serve. They charged us 100$/person for a normal steak without drink.More

1  Thank RAMIN8
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ramin8, Thank you for your time recently reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the quality, though you found our prices to be excessive; I'd like to point out that the most expensive steak I person can eat...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Me and my partner dined at this restaurant on our last evening in thailand and it did not disappoint. The staff are lovely and very attentive. The menus are very large, and offer thai and Brazilian grill. The food was incredible - the steak was...More

Thank Megan T
Stefano C, Public Relations Manager at El Gaucho Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Megan, Thank you for your time reviewing our venue on TripAdvisor. Pleased to hear that we offered you the best steak you've ever eaten. The team is looking forward to welcoming you again at El Gaucho Steakhouse! Best regards, Stefano C.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$57
Cuisine
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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
  • E-mail
Description
A wine-focused steakhouse serving Churrasco and premium cuts of meat in a relaxed & casual restaurant alongside a fresh, wide array of salad greens, antipasti, pasta salad, condiments and much more to complement the sumptuous grill. A-la-carte dishes also available. Designed with industrial urban theme with inside and outside seating areas overlooking ocean view.
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