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Ajijic Tango

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Morelos 5, Ajijic 45820, Mexico
+52 376 766 2458
12:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:30 - 19:00
Mon 12:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 12:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:30 - 22:00
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Ajijic, Mexico
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The restaurant is basically a steakhouse. The variety of steaks are always cooked the way you want them. The appetizers are very good especially the spinach fritters. Could be a little more imaginable with the vegetables. The staff and service is excellent. The one draw back is that the tables are to close to each other.

Thank James L
Seattle, Washington
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65 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We arrived late close to closing and they let us in. We had pizza and it was great -- thin crust and stringy cheese and fresh tomatoes. I left my wallet on the table and the waitress chased me down to return it....forever grateful to her.

1 Thank yellowcat95
Ajijic, Mexico
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Very generous and very good food. Good service. Bilingual staff. Enjoyable! (I must admit that it is a challenge to get there and find parking when the festival has blocked the roads nearby.)

1 Thank KarenLoweSTFU
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

The best steak I have had in many years... return 2 days later for another. Kid friendly. You need to book a few hours in advance. My wife said the Spaghetti Carbonara was great. Good choice of wine.

Thank D N
Florence, Oregon
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Tangos is a restaurant in the village that is popular with locals and visitors alike. Their food is consistently good, and I think all their waitstaff speaks English, so if your Spanish needs some work, no problem. They have lots of tables, but they do get very busy in the high season. Buen provecho!

Thank LaureenLMT
Santa Fe
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114 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

What is it about some long-lasting places? They have good to great food, a lively atmosphere, attentive service and somehow the formula works. So it is with Tango. We had a great meal with friends who live in the area and they steered us to a few terrific dishes--the spinach fritters as starters, Provencal chicken which was delicious, and steaks,... More 

Thank Charlene C
San Francisco, California
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

A very popular restaurant for a great reason, the staff are wonderful and the food amazing. Right off the plaza it's a fun place to enjoy a night of entertainment.

Thank ddenne
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

My husband and I went here for a late lunch in October. Walking through the doors we were pleasantly surprised by how large the restaurant actually is. We had a quiet corner table. I ordered the grilled octopus, yummmmmy. This was probably the best I've ever had. No thing but fresh taste of the see and some grill flavor. It... More 

Thank CLMTrippy
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We had fabulous margaritas along with excellent Malbec (Chile) along with very cheesy and delicious Dip De Espinacas. The Spinach fritters were incredible and Ensaladas were really good.

Thank Carl M
Atlanta, Georgia
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46 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great food. Great atmosphere, Love it! The food is very good. They have a variety of dishes (steak, pasta, seafood, etc.). Would recommend this nice restaurant to anyone who wants a great, well-priced meal.

Thank WorldTraveler1231

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Steakhouse, Argentinian, International
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 19:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morelos 5, Ajijic 45820, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Ajijic
  • Phone Number: +52 376 766 2458

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