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Gaucha Bistro

) #137 of 604 Restaurants in Cartagena $$ - $$$ Latin, South American,
Calle Espiritu Santo No 29-207, Cartagena 0000, Colombia
+57 310 6487942
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
“steak” (45 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
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Latin, South American, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
Calle Espiritu Santo No 29-207, Cartagena 0000, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 19 students and gave them hours of warning to prepare. The service was incredibly slow, the drinks are hugely overpriced and the food just mediocre. Our kids were kept waiting for over an hour for their food, it took half...More

Thank Jamal S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is great! Service is a little rustico, but not a distraction. The night we ate there, it rained, so they brought us inside which proved a little stuffy, but no worries, the music was 70's quasi rock and comfortable. Beer was cold, which solves...More

Thank drbenny82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple of friends & I had a great evening at Gaucha -- delicious food, great ambience, & amazingly friendly, helpful staff. Highly recommended!

Thank WiredBarb
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This is an absolute gem... beautiful restaurant, top notch food and amazing service!! Our waiter Sergio was so attentive, he also helped us to translate the menu and made THE BEST mojitos! We had the medallions with pumpkin and salmon with quinoa... both were perfectly...More

Thank robynstry
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at Gaucha. We went for lunch and the meal included a fresh mango juice, vegetable potage and the entree was a choice of lemon chicken or pork both served with delicious rice and beans, avocado tomatoes and onion salad and...More

Thank Josee_and_Joe
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My boyfriend and I stayed in Cartagena for a week, ate out every night, and Gaucha takes the cake for best restaurant. Our waiter was so helpful and sweet, and translated every meal (while explaining each platter) from Spanish to English for us. We ordered...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I was with a bunch of crazy people, including my wife and her sister. I spilled wine on my wife and my sister-in-law nearly broke a table and a chair. I thought they were going to ask us to leave. But they were very hospitable...More

Thank zacharyrterry
Reviewed 25 January 2017

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)...More

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 17 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...More

Thank René V
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Reviewed 4 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...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 14
Latin, South American, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Espiritu Santo No 29-207, Cartagena 0000, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 310 6487942
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Located in the traditional Getsemaní neighborhood, we offer exquisite Tapas, main courses, gourmet sandwiches, salads, wines and cocktails; In a sophisticated atmosphere combined with colonial architecture that will make unique moments.
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