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Parrilleria Vacas Gauchas

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Road 115 km 11.8, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico (Formerly Parrilleria Vacas Gordas)
+1 787-529-1200
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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New York City, New York, USA
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a real surprise. Our first time here and it was either our # 1 or # favorite. The steaks were excellent.

Thank LaRupert
Kinnelon, New Jersey
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's an Argentine restaurant - so steak rules supreme! Nice atmosphere, really good service, and amazing steaks, pork, sausages. Okay, salads and veggies (grilled asparagus) were good too, but when in Buenos Aires EAT THE MEAT!

Thank Hungry-Roger
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

all right not much to said excellente service , the steak great , and the tuna wao! full house but outside with tables , A nice atmosphere good wines and the attention of first, is not cheap but worth it,Call for reservation and do not wait too much even though it was full

Thank Francisco N
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Magnificent place to have the best dinner in the Island . They have always the best specials, best products and the best service. Don't miss the opportunity to visit this place and have the experience of your life.

Thank MCC96
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants. For appetizer we had the Foie grass with a ron de barrilito reduction on top of guineito niño and crostini de mallorca ( yes it was soooooo good I learned the whole name), but we should have ordered the 4 oz portion, We just wanted more.... Then I had the 8oz beef tenderloin, pure perfection!!!... More 

Thank Frida V
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great service and the steaks were right on point and delicious with the mamposteao rice and the glutten free cake. Thanks!!

Thank Jimmy M
Fenton, Michigan
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112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

If you like a Great steak in a small romantic setting while in Rincon, this is the place. The meat comes from the US fresh and the cook does a masterful job of giving it flavor. The service was personal and friendly. Look no further for a steak place in the area.

Thank Jimmie4370
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

High end steakhouse Hidden by a dive shop and food trucks. Clean, modern. Chef makes it when you order. Steak seafood was exceptional. The personal touches with the food made it a lovey evening.

Thank ZombieMommers
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We had an opportunity to have a business discussion at this Restaurant with a lot of great reviews and recommendations. The Caldo Gallego was good and savory, more light than traditional, but very good. The falling off expectations was the meat temperature requests and the tenderness of them. We ordered medium and medium rare rib eyes and got them over... More 

Thank JO D
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

My wife and I were looking for somewhere upscale to eat in Rincon. I am glad we chose this establishment. We both got the filet with the goat cheese topping with a red wine reduction. This was by far the best steak I have ever had. The service was fantastic and the prices were great considering the quality of the... More 

Thank Keith R

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 115 km 11.8, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico (Formerly Parrilleria Vacas Gordas)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-529-1200

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