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Tango Sur

#222 of 7,678 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3763 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3718
+1 773-477-5466
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Great steaks at great price. Authentic Argentinian meats with great friendly service. Definitely will go again.

Thank Dadbbq
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We went early since we know the place gets very busy at night. The place is cozy, nice decor. The waiters are Argentinian which is really nice!. We brought our own wine. The portions are really big, so, we decided to split them, one for two people. Then we were told that they will split them for a fee of... More 

Thank naya58
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

The food at this restaurant was excellent, but it is a meat-eaters heaven. The empanadas are excellent! My daugher and I shared the Lomo Relleno with chimichurri sauce. It was incredible! This was enough for 3-4 people so we had a lot of leftovers which heated up well the next day for another meal for two people. This is a... More 

Thank MamaGal
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

It isn't exactly Argentina, but in the City of broad Shoulders it's my favorite joint if I do have to eat steak. Prices a bit high, but not compared to the other steakhouses in this area. Busy for a reason; the bifes there are pretty divine.

Thank hogiebear33
Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Was able to sit outside at Tango Sur. Empanadas were awesome, as always. Had a little of their hot eggplant dish. Not normally one for such a dish, but it was quite tasty. And then the steaks (we had two different kinds) were excellent. We brought our own adult beverages as they allow and had a great meal. Service was... More 

Thank JWK1969
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great food!! Cooked just right! Great staff. BE prepared to wait if you go on a Friday or Sat night after 8

Thank bocajr101
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Visited early Saturday evening. Very busy. Got table outside. Slow service because it was very busy. Decent steak. Good price.

Thank John M
River Forest, Illoinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Tango Sur is an Argentine steakhouse with decent (but not outstanding) quality meat. Some of the cuts in our large group were more fatty than they should be. But the meat was well flavored and cooked as ordered. Empanadas were very good appetizers. Salad okay, not special. Flan for dessert was quite ordinary. The biggest problem was noise. Hard parallel... More 

Thank Henry F
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

I 've been there twice with friends, so I had the chance to try different plates. Loved the empanadas (appetizer size assorted pies), eggplant appetizer, Fillet Mignon and Mixed Grill (the meat is so good)! The ambience is great and the music really makes you wanna get up and dance. The staff is very well trained, too. Our server Max... More 

Thank Katiakarak
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food!!! We love it. Try the filete mignon AWESOME! Bring your own wine and enjoy a perfect night.

Thank Sofiaa C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
Latin, Argentinean, Steakhouse, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3763 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3718
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Wrigleyville
  • Neighborhood: Wrigleyville
  • Phone Number: +1 773-477-5466

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Wrigleyville

Neighborhood Profile
This energetic sub-neighborhood, part of the larger Lakeview neighborhood, has a split personality. In the daytime you can stroll along its streets and enjoy a quiet meal, shop for gifts, walk along the row homes or sit peacefully in Graceland Cemetery. After dark, the neighborhood springs to life. Go bar-hopping along Addison and Sheffield Avenue or join the crowd at the historic Wrigley Field for live music. If there’s a Chicago Cubs baseball game in town, be prepared. Cubs fans can get a little rowdy and may prove to be a bit overwhelming if you're not expecting it.
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