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Tango Tapas

Avenida Gran Canaria 36 | Apartamentos Los Molinos, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928720117
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Tapas
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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82% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Amsterdam
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We ended up visiting this place twice during our holidays. The pretty Swedish waitresses really made us feel welcome & are very bubbly & nice. Nothing pretentious about the food... they're just simple tapas with yummy taste. Especially the cheese-filled Jalapenos & the lamb stew.. fabulous! Never get enough of them. Great work, guys!

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York, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Stumbled upon this place by accident when driving around the resort - so glad we found it. The outside eating area is really ambient and the inside is very rustic. We ordered a variety of dishes between four and no one dish was negative in the slightest. The dishes come out one by one once prepared in a traditional tapas... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I eat out almost every day and rarely have to complain about food. With all the good reviews about Tango Tapas, I feel it's only fair to say how disappointed I was with this restaurant. The entrecote steak looked good but was tough and tasteless - I had to send it back, the first time in years. The mojo pepper... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This is the best restaurant in Playa. Excellent food and great atmosphere. We come back every year and pray it is still there and it never fails to disappoint. GO GO GO

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Espoo, Finland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Only restaurant on the area that we could find that served a good variety of tapas. Great experience, really nice staff. Great food, Mojitos were excellent, I think it was the owner lady who made those. Loved the old guy with the guitar. Table reservation is a must.

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

From start to finish an excellent evening. The service was friendly and helpful, the food was excellent, the prices were very good and the ambiance upbeat. A good range on the menu served in a well chosen order, the house red was very good and not over priced, a singer playing traditional songs. Great for couples or families or big... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

On our second night we did quite a bit of research into Playa Del Ingles restaurants keen to have some quality food. I found Tango Tapas on tripadvisor and took a taxi down there and plonked down in the outside seating area which included umbrellas, blankets and cushions. Very cosy! Upon arrival the staff were very attentive and happy to... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This is a great tapas restaurant and is very popular so try to reserve a table if you can. The manager is very welcoming and friendly, as are the waitresses. The food and service were fabulous - we had dinner there twice in our 7 night holiday. Highly recommended!

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Lyme, Connecticut
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Food and atmosphere are top notch. Do not hesitate to eat here. Prices are reasonable and the owner Juan is a joy! He makes you feel right at home, even if you have never eaten tapas before. The restaurant is called Tango Tapas, by the way, not Tango Y Tapas.

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

If you want to try real spanish tapas then this restaurant is the place to go. Great variety, lovely environment, good service, nice live music and over all one of the best tapas in Playa Ingles! Thanks for a wonderful evening=)

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