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Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue

100-5920 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0K2, Canada
+1 403-454-9119
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken hearts” (16 reviews)
“lamb” (31 reviews)
“meat sweats” (11 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, South American, International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
100-5920 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0K2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was celebrating friend's birthday and had very good time! Delicious meat, variety of buffet choices, professional friendly staff

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Team_112015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife who is from Rio de Janeiro and I originally went to Gaucho on the recommendation of her cousin who happens to work in the building above. She wanted me to experience a Brazilian Barbecue for the first time; I have been obsessed with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jasonjpeters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our Christmas dinner held at this place this year and that was my first time to this restaurant. Clean, organized and good service. Food is fresh and good and the salad bar is amazing because even before the meat arrives, I took to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jacob L
Reviewed December 11, 2018

You’ll never go home hungry from Gaucho’s that’s for sure! From the salad bar to the different meats and chicken wings that were prepared to perfection! The rotisserie meats on large skewers just keep coming and is cut in front of you and you use...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CaboSunshine
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

We came as a group of friends and had a really enjoyable meal. All of us really enjoyed the meats. But the best thing about the meal was definitely the service. The servers were very friendly, and once they realized our table loved the pineapple,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M L
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

If you like Brazilian BBQ I would recommend taking the time to eat at this restaurant. The food is fantastic and pair it with a nice bottle of red wine you will be in heaven if you are a meat eater. There are salads and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MattyAJ
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Our family of 4 ate at Gaucho's during our recent visit to Calgary. Although the restaurant was empty later on a Monday night, the service was friendly and impeccable and the food excellent. The meats were all fresh and cooked to the correct temperature and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Atravelfan
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Amazing staff! Great restaurant. The meat is delicious! Highly recommended to anyone who loves meat! The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. Will definitely be coming back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joe B
Reviewed October 17, 2018

I highly recommended this place. Great food. Wide selection of salad and delicious meat. What it makes it as a great dining experience is the SERVICE. Our main server is so friendly and efficient. Meat servers, they never forget us and the Manager is so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank andrewgemini2018
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Our server, Filipino guy, goes above and beyond. He is awesome. Their food is fantastic too, although we miss Bolero's grilled pineapple, and their lamb is not appetising at all, but we will be back because of the friendly and courteous staff. The loaded ice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank QueenWanklin
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Carol B
January 2, 2019|
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Response from Piturella | Property representative |
Hi Carol, thanks for the message. Lunch on the weekend is $33 per person and includes 7 items from the grill in addition to the side bar. Thanks so much, hope to see you soon!
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KamandK2
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Piturella | Property representative |
Hi There! Our lunch price is $30. At the Calgary location we have a lunch special Mon-Thurs $26. Dinner Rodizio is $49. Thx for your interest and we hope to see you soon!
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Patrick H
June 18, 2017|
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Hi there, yes we do. Please come into one of our locations any time! Thx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$36
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100-5920 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0K2, Canada
    (58th Avenue & Macleod Trail SW)
  • Public Transportation: A short walk from the Chinook station.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
  • Neighbourhood: Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 403-454-9119
  • E-mail
Description
Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue is located conveniently on busy Macleod Trail. Gaucho means ~ cowboy ~ and refers to our chef and owner Edmilson Rodrigues. Ede comes from the land of the Gaucho in the south of Brazil and has spent a lifetime introducing his food and culture to his guests. In our restaurant we feature a style of dining made famous in Brazil called, 'Rodizio'. Rodizio dining is like nothing you’ve tried before. To do it properly, budget an evening – or at least a few hours – and come hungry! Your barbecue chef of the evening will come around with massive churrasco-style skewers, each with a tender cut-of-the-day. Meat will be sliced straight to your plate, and it won’t stop till your table turns its card over to display the red side. To compliment your barbecue we feature hot and cold side dishes on our side bar. Our side bar is always changing to assure that our food is fresh and in season. Staples on the side bar include feijoada, the national dish of Brazil and bocconcini cheese made fresh weekly by local craftsmen. We recommend you try one of our traditional cocktails to 'open your stomach'- as Brazilians say! Remember to leave room for dessert like our traditional milk flan or the famous Barbecue Pineapple served on coconut ice cream and topped with guava sauce- we call it the 'Crowned King'! Gaucho has something for everyone! Come taste the experience!
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