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Tango Restaurant

464 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02474-5106
781-443-9000
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Ranked #15 of 88 Restaurants in Arlington
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Price range: $21 - $30
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Cuisines: Argentinean, Steakhouse, Eclectic, International
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Medford Street
Transit: Arlington Center Bus Stop.
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Arlington, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I had one of the best steak dinners here in my life. Lovely romantic atmosphere, sat at bar and still cozy. Good drinks and excellent food.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I love Tango, but I can rarely eat there. They open at 5pm and even if you show up at 5pm if you order steak it takes almost an hour to get your food. I don't mind the wait since the meat is cooked per your order and it really is one of the best ones around but if you... More

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

The food is delicious. You must try the churrasco, the tango fries and the empanadas. The sauce they serve with the bread is amazing.

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Arlington, Mass
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We recently went to dinner at Tango on a Sunday evening and had a really good meal with exceptional service . We live in Arlington and it was a treat to have a nice restaurant close by on a cold late winter night. The waiter was knowledgeable and helped us chose the wine , they have quite a selection. The... More

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Tango is a very nice Argentinian style steakhouse in the heart of Arlington Center. The prices are a bit on the high side for Arlington, but very moderate compared to restaurants of similar quality in Boston or Cambridge. There is public metered parking nearby. The food is very good, and similar to European Continental cuisine, with a certain flair from... More

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Oxford, CT
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I was looking for a restaurant that served steak (our daughter loves steak) but was a little different from your traditional steakhouse so we chose Tango. Nice decor, ample seating, good parking (about 2 mins walk) and good food. Good appetizers were Chorizo y Morcilla, Dátiles al Tocino (bacon wrapped dates) and Chuletitas de Cordero (lamp chops). My wife had... More

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Belmont, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We went here for dinner on a Saturday night and really enjoyed the meal. The chimichurra sauce and the empanadas were amazing and everything came out piping hot. I have travelled to Argentina for business and this food was as good as the food I had there. They had an extensive wine selection (lots of fabulous Malbecs of course) and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The Boston area has many great features, but a surfeit of latin restaurants is not one of them. Our adventure lead to Arlington: on street parking, nice New England town which lo and behold is home to Tango, a bit of Argentina in the bleak cold. We went early, the restaurant, decorated in a charming, rustic style, slowly filled up.... More

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Mouans-Sartoux, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Spending a couple of days on business in Boston, we were looking for a nice and quiet place to have a good meal after a long day of work. We've find a nice place, not too crowded, easy to access (park) with a warm welcome from the staff. We had some appetizers (mix of meat and veggie empanadas) and we... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

This was my second visit having gone the forst time in mid- December 2013. "Rustic" Argentine decor. Full bar. decent wine list - good malbec by the glass: Ruta 22 Variety of typical Argentine appetizers: Provoleta (grilled provolone), empanadas (meat or veggie), delicious lamb chops (2) in quince sauce, chorizo y morcilla (sausage and blood sausage). Entrees: Churrasco, Sirloin Steak,... More

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