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Gauchao da Picanha

) #8 of 18 Restaurants in Baleal ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Steakhouse, , Barbecue
Av. da Prala-Baleal, Baleal, Peniche 2520, Portugal
+351 262 758 064
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“picanha” (10 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
“black beans” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Av. da Prala-Baleal, Baleal, Peniche 2520, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always good food and service is efficient and good. Kitchen is open later than most of places, prices are very enjoyable and quantities too! Even the Fish dishes are very good!

Thank Severine V
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Good quality meat served on the hot stone with basic rice salad and chips with large windows to watch the sun going down. Staff are efficient and the better wines reasonably priced. Still a good venue I say serving locals mainly, don't expect haute cuisine.

Thank Kdaines
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The location from the outside seems unappealing, the inside is not much better, tables and chairs seems more appropriate to a canteen. I tried the typical brazilian steak and the fried banana, I was not imoressed with any of that. The bill came up heavier...More

Thank Marco T
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Is for this restaurant!!! The steak on the stone just never disappoints!!! Friendly service and good food, just about what you need from a restaurant isn't it? A very unassuming place from the outside but go in, you will not be disappointed!

Thank imps1208
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Over the years we have enjoyed great 'meat on a hot stone' at 'Gauchao da Picanha', but our visit at the end of summer was a disaster. The meat was heavity water injected, and saline water was oozing out of the pale meat when placed...More

Thank Brandulph C
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Good place for meat, great location, good service. I recommend for everyone who likes red wine with meat.

Thank Mahmut S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

You could realistically consider ordering one portion for two people especially if going with kids. Superb tender and tasty meat. Good value.

Thank AgeingStatham
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Gauchao da Picanha is a very well located restaurant on the coastal road of Baleal Beach in Peniche,It helps to go early or make reservations ahead of time to dine at Gauchao or risk having to wait for a table. Good but delayed service from...More

1  Thank Vmfro
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Great place to eat and good value. The steak on the stone is excellent. The cut of meat and serving size excellent. A truly casual good value and good food. Would recommend to anyone to eat here. Also guitarist/singer on the Friday evening which was...More

Thank mandy193
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The grilled beef steak was so good that it almost made me cry of happiness. Definitely go for the beef grilled steak, medium rare. Beef picanha was also very very good, but definitely the grled beef steak was the star of the table.

Thank Alexandra H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. da Prala-Baleal, Baleal, Peniche 2520, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Peniche  >  Baleal
  • Phone Number: +351 262 758 064
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