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Tango & Malbec

#179 of 7,363 Restaurants in Houston
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2800 Sage Road, Suite A 100, Houston, TX 77056 (West Alabama)
713-629-8646
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 87
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    Very good
  • 23
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  • 3
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
expensive but excellent food

We had birthday party at the T&M, the food was fantastic.. the bills were shocking but for the food and service, it was worth it

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
James H
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

We had birthday party at the T&M, the food was fantastic.. the bills were shocking but for the food and service, it was worth it

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Tres Cantos, Madrid
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Another place for meet at Houston. I have to acknowledge that the variety and quality of raw materials was really good, but at the end of the day, it is just meat. Service was really nice and gentle. They response to all our questions and explain all differences form different kind of cuts they have.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This place has some great qualities and some that are not so great. The quality of the cuts of meat is really high, meat lovers will certainly enjoy the variety too. Service was also very nice and helpful. There is a wide variety of wines too. The entrees are really good but small, you might want to order a couple... More 

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Farsund, Norway
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The staff in the bar area were very friendly and helpful. The food was excellent and the beer before lunch removed my thirst ! Went back in the evening and enjoyed an excellent dinner in the restaurant served by a experienced waiter. Unfortuneately there was no tango dance that night. No doubt I will visit this place again.

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Brisbane
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This place not only serves quality cuts of meat, but the taste of the meat is excellent. Too many places sacrifice flavour for tenderness - not here. Rich robust flavours to complement some good Argentinian Malbecs. Service was fine - nothing exceptional, but nothing bad. Only issue is that while having Argentinian (or South American) wait-staff adds authenticity, it doesn't... More 

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Houston, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is the first time going to Tango Malbec. I was a excited since the last time I had Argentinian food was in New York way back in the 80's. The restaurant is beautifully done.... love the décor and very clean. unfortunately, service was terrible, don't know if it had to do with where we were sitting or what was... More 

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Aix-les-Bains, France
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Looking at the menu, the proposals are more expensive than those of other restaurants of same level and the served quantity is definitively smaller than in other restaurants. The list of wine is correct even if, again, quite expensive. The personnel is not well addressed and you are served by too many persons at same time thus creating disorder, the... More 

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Taupo, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I can't remember his name, but there was a large group of us, all first timers in houston, the man who served us what's great, super friendly, entertaining, helped us select food and did wine matching for us. the food was great, the wine as better and the service was excellent.

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Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This was my second visit and I appreciate this restaurant even more! I took my wife and daughter who are not fans of red meat. My wife had salmon and daughter had chicken and they loved their food. My father in law and I had the mixed grill of meats for two and the food was fantastic. The service is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stayed at the hotel just across the road and were delighted to find this restaurant. Coming from overseas, we feel that there are so many generic and chain "restaurants" in America and it's not always easy to find "real" freshly cooked food and good wine. The staff were super friendly and accommodating. There was a superb choice of cuts... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2800 Sage Road, Suite A 100, Houston, TX 77056
    (West Alabama)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: 713-629-8646

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 30
  • Cuisine: South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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