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Tango Sur

#224 of 7,710 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3763 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3718
+1 773-477-5466
17:00 - 23:30
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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
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In a very nice ambience in Chicago on Southport avenue, a nice evening of great Argentinian steaks, lovely parrillada with chorizo, short ribs and morcilla. Size of the parrillada for one and two is more than expected, and the empanadas were also great as an appetizer. The breaded beef was also very nicely prepared and the churrasco and the chicken... More 

Thank Ramon N
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Omg this place is absolutely delicious 😍I loved the food, the atmosphere, and it's BYOB! We made reservations a few days in advance and were seated right away when we got there. The tables are all candlelit, which in my opinion, creates a very romantic setting. Our waiter was very attentive and helpful. Since it was our first time he... More 

Thank Sharell A
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Simple food done well is an art. With no complicated sauces and preparations, you cannot hide a poorly cooked meal. Tango Sur makes an amazing steak and for a reasonable price. Great friendly service in a quaint spot on Southport. It's is also BYOB, so bring your favorite wine that pairs with a good steak. Reservations are only for parties... More 

Thank jim590
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I looove this place!! Almost every date night we end up coming back! Whenever we go elsewhere, we wish we just went to Tango Sur. Haha we always end up spending almost 2 hours here just enjoying the atmosphere and each other. Be warned there WILL be a long wait!! So come early and get your name... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 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
Reviewed 8 March 2017 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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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 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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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 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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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

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
Level Contributor
32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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?

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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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