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El Gaucho Argentinian Steakhouse is an established restaurant group currently operating 21 venues in Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Latvia.

Kaļķu iela 6, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia

Opening hours: Daily 11AM until late
Last order at 11PM

Kalku iela is one of Riga’s longest streets, which was merged with Brīvības iela and Brīvības bulvāris, and is located in the medieval Old Town of Riga, Latvia.

The Chimneysweeper House – a retail house with apartments located at Kalku iela 6, which was built in the 18th century, later rebuilt in 1896 and reconstructed in 2004.

Our El Gaucho restaurant is a 2-floor corner location, located inside this famous historical building. Philippe Halsman, who lived in this house until 1929, was known as one of the world’s ten greatest photographers in 1958. Numerous works of his have appeared in several popular cover magazines including Vouge, Time Magazine, Life Magazine and many more.

Designed with floor to ceiling glass windows, surrounding the entire restaurant, the atmosphere is cozy and open at the same time. It is suitable for couples, family, friends and business gatherings, or any leisure occasions. The restaurant offers a rustic ambience and creates a welcoming environment with a touch of Argentina.

Valnu iela 19-1A, LV-1050, Riga

Temperarily Closed

Valnu street is one of the famoust streets of Riga in Old Town. It’s nice and good for walking and watching old and historical buildings.Today past meets the presence on this historic street full of cafes, wine bars and restaurants and became one of most popular spots to go out in town.

You can find El Gaucho in historical building in Valnu street 19-1A and enjoy elegant enviroment and inviting atmosphere at the bar or one of restaurant areas. The restaurant rooms can be booked for private events. More info on Private Events / Special Occasions.

The restaurant has a smoking area outside, on our summer terrace. Nearest and closer parking is around 50m from restaurant on Aspāzijas Bulvāris street near to Kempinski hotel. The closest taxi pick up next to Statue of Freedom on Aspāzijas Bulvāris 20.


Let your sense of taste be awoken with an aperitif, let the juicy meat melt in your mouth, dive into the latest wine treasures and find in a selection of cigars a peaceful retreat from the bustling world around.

Our restaurants are proud to serve the finest steakhouse-style food, using only the best products and ingredients, especially in regard to our beef – High-quality, natural Prime Black Angus US grain fed. Combine your dinner with one of our Old and New World wines which can transform a fine meal into an unforgettable moment.

Enjoy the taste of our Argentina!

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