El Gaucho - Portland

319 SW Broadway PortlandOR97205
Payment Methods: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club
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Named as “the definitive steakhouse in the country,” El Gaucho’s award-winning menu features 28-Day Dry-Aged Niman Ranch All-Natural Certified Angus Beef® Brand Prime steaks and custom aged Certified Angus Beef® brand tenderloin filets, ribs, pork, poultry and the freshest seafood, all prepared to perfection over an open bed of glowing coals in an exhibition-style kitchen. Our extensive wine...
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Know Before You Go:
Be very specific about how you'd like your meat cooked; medium-rare arrives closer to rare, as a rule.
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch
Save Money:
Indulge in the luxe flavors with the bar menu, offered 5pm-7pm and 10pm-1am for $10 to $15.
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch

Member Reviews

Best steak and fine dining in the US:
El Gaucho is one of the most awesome restaurants I've had the pleasure of dining at. It is top notch in all respects.

Both the Chateaubriand and the Bananas Foster (specifically prepared by Sherwood) have both won multiple James Beard awards, which means they are the best in the nation.

The staff is completely professional and the service is top drawer.

I have been eating here for years and I always take my out of town business associates here for dinner. It's amazing that over the years the quality of both the food and the service has been rock solid every single time.
by AlexVan on October 29, 2010

Editorial Reviews

El Gaucho Restaurant Review:
A dinner at El Gaucho, an independent Northwest steakhouse chain, is always something special. Tender, marbled meat is, of course, the main attraction, ranging from the eight-ounce filet mignon to the 34-ounce porterhouse for two. Everything verges on excess, from the über-attentive tuxedoed waiters to the lamb shish kebabs on a silver saber, to the oversize steaks and the butter- and...
by gayot on November 14, 2016 from gayot
Rated Food26 Decor25 Service26 Cost$63 Ratings are out of 30. Key to ratingsQuestion

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by zagat on September 10, 2014 from zagat
Succulent steaks, tableside cooking and a clientele of Portland's elite make for great dinner theater.:
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The upscale dim dining room features dark wood fittings, huge, comfy chairs and a dramatic open kitchen, providing diners with old-guard steakhouse fare. Classic starters include...
by by Contributor at Citysearch on March 03, 2006 from Citysearch

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El Gaucho Portland, Portland, OR. 5,302 likes · 194 talking about this · 35,832 were here. El Gaucho is the Northwest's steakhouse legacy focused on elegant, old-school, tableside service for people...
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