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Tango Sur

#207 of 7,682 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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3763 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3718
+1 773-477-5466
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Fri 17:00 - 23:30
Sat 15:00 - 23:30
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such amazing food but forgo the weekend crowds and enjoy the empanadas and steak when it's not so jammed. BYOB makes this the bomb! It's already been discovered!

Thank MegVo
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and great service. Highly recommend!!! The portions are big and I love the fact that they are BYOB.

Thank leeanna87
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place on a Saturday night without reservations... Wrong! The place was packed with 2 hours waiting. We made our reservations by phone on Sunday noon. We were a group of 5 to celebrate a friend's birthday. Before we arrive, we bought a couple of bottles of wine because it's a BYOB place. The host took us to... More 

Thank Ney137
Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last night for dinner with friends and was not disappointed. We had so many great dishes and everything was fresh and flavorful. It was a good environment and we all enjoyed ourselves. Would definitely come back.

Thank Kyle D
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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really surprised by the quality and prep of the steaks here, very good quality and grilled to perfection. Everything was very fresh. The service by Erica, was friendly and professional. The atmosphere was warm and inviting. Recommended.

Thank Glenn A
Chicago, Illinois
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We had dinner here last night with some friends. We've lived nearby for a few years, and had always been meaning to go. Definitely lived up to the expectation! We were treated very well, the atmosphere felt authentic, and we had a relaxed and lively evening. This is not a place to go for speedy service, but a place to... More 

Thank dmarie208
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

The ambiance at tango sur is amazing and is perfect for a romantic night out. Since the establishment is BYOB you can purchase a bottle of red wine to pair with the meal prior. The cost is reasonable and the portion sizes are outstanding. It has one of the best wait staffs in Chicago.

Thank Donald E
Frederick, Maryland
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102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

These guys have great food but the portions are stunning. Could not finish half of meal and i was hungry. Very fast and courteous staff

Thank RevDrRobert
Joliet, Illinois
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128 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

My girlfriend and I decided to eat somewhere close to the Music Box theater. Well after looking at the reviews of near by restaurants we decided to try Tango Sur. The food was prepared differently than usual American style with a very pleasurable unique flavor. However the noise and the crowd made for an extremely unromantic evening. Also it is... More 

Thank William U
Buenos Aires
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

The food is really good, Argentinean food. I went for dinner, but there is no light at all. Only candles, so its hard to see your plate really well. Moreover there is a guy who plays the guitar, but the music is so laud that you can hardly talk. You have to take your own wine. The customer service is... More 

Thank Ginaadgz

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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
US$21 - US$30
Latin, Argentinian, Steakhouse, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3763 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3718
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Wrigleyville
  • Neighbourhood: Wrigleyville
  • Phone Number: +1 773-477-5466

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

Staying in Wrigleyville

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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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