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Los Gauchos

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Av. Tulum Sm 1 | Mza. 9 lote 1, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
Wed - Mon 13:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times and its alway been good. On previous visits I've had pasta dishes and they were excellent. But this time I went for the ribeye, and I must say, it was very good. Cooked right, seasoned right and a good size portion. My wife had the broiled fish filet with tomatoes and olive oil. She... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here with another couple at table on sidewalk; enjoyed street performers while dining. Three of us had rib eye steaks -- they were prepared carefully and were delicious although the cut was a little different from U.S. style. The 4th person loved the chicken marsala. Very friendly waitress from Argentina; when one of us accidentally left his credit... More 

Thank DadDave
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a wonderful meal at Los Gauchos. Great service and happily we just happened to have picked flamenco night without knowing. We stayed for both sets -- fabulous musicians and dancer. Another night we went back and watched young people dancing tango on the street in front. Seems a popular spot with the local community and the food is... More 

Thank Biz2017
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

A group of 4 of us celebrated my Birthday there last night. We speak very little Spanish and yet the lady taking care of us was super and very service oriented. The Food was excellent, we each had something different , we all share potions of our meals with each other as it was outstanding / fish / steak/pasta/ pizza.... More 

Thank Mac H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

....go visit Los Gauchos! Even if you prefer empanadas to popcorn when watching movies, you can order home delivery. As long as you are checked in @ Puerto Morelos. I haven't tried other stuff, to be honest. My love for those empanadas always takes a win over the curiosity to try other things @this place.

Thank MionaBoricic
Salem, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

this was so inexpensive and so delicious. The empanadas were great. I got the baked rather than fried. I am coming back next year.

Thank orygungal
Brockville, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

If you want to spend 2.5 hours eating beside a band with percussion so loud it can give you a migrane then this place is for you. Reasonable priced and very friendly staff but be prepared to wait forever. Rib eye steak was thin and leathery and I ordered it rare. Not my fav so far.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were able to get a table outside and had a lovely dinner. Empanadas are the best in Puerto Morelos; fettucine and pizza also were good. Dulce, our server, was very helpful. We will return!

Thank MNKate2016
Wolcott, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We had dinner one night on a recent visit to Puerto Morelos, With so many restaurants to choose from it's hard to know where to go. We were glad we decided to check it out. Caprese salad, empanadas, fresh pasta Bolognese, and fresh grouper. Besides the tasty food and friendly server, there was a flamenco and musicians to enhance the... More 

Thank Larry C
Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Three of us ate here and ordered all different items. Garden salad - excellent, large serving, a meal in itself Empanadas - ordered 3 and all were very tasty, you have the option of deep fried or baked Fettucini alfredo - large portion, tasty, could of used more sauce. Chicken Marsala - very good, unique taste, large serving Bunch of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Argentinian, Latin, Spanish, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Tulum Sm 1 | Mza. 9 lote 1, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos
  • Phone Number: 2069243

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