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Tango Cafe - CLOSED

5806 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2302
+1 412-421-1390
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Oct 2012
“This restaurant is now closed, owner returned to Argentina”
1 Sep 2009
“Simple Food With Outstanding Flavor”
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Cafe, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
5806 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2302
Neighbourhood: Squirrel Hill South
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Reviewed 19 October 2012

Food and atmosphere were wonderful, but as stated above, this is now closed. Since this site wants me to make the review longer, i'm not sure what else to say other than this restaurant is a great loss to the community.

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Reviewed 1 September 2009

The Tango Cafe is a marvelous little Argentinean cafe right here in Squirrel Hill. The food is simple, just sandwiches, empanadas, salads and desserts mainly but the taste is incredible. It's surprising how good homemade bread and the right ingredients can make a sandwich. And...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2008

This is a great little Argentine cafe. The sandwiches and pastries are tasty, the drinks are refreshing, but the real draw is the people. Great place to practice Spanish skills.

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Reviewed 3 December 2007

The empanadas are savory and a nice snack.

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Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 16 August 2004

This is a wonderful little authentic Argentinean coffeehouse in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood, run by a friendly Argentinean family. They serve cofee, tea, and Argentinean máte drinks (máte is an infusion made from the leaves of the South American Yerba Mate tree, very popular in...More

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  • Address: 5806 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Squirrel Hill South
  • Neighbourhood: Squirrel Hill South
  • Phone Number: +1 412-421-1390
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