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Maldita Milonga

Peru 571 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 2189-7747
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Great band, variable service

Went to Maldita after booking a table and this was done very quickly and efficiently. The band was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joseph M
Great night!

We were recommended here by a tour guide and it did not disappoint! At 9 there was a tango lesson... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Liz H
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"Maldita" is the milonga you want to be in Buenos Aires. A space where dancing and live music vibrates together, mixing traditional spirit and new musical concepts. This place is filled with an intense vibe that comes from the mystisicm of the orchestra, the decoration and dark ambience of the room, and the fact that this place used to be the "meca" of punk-rock´s local scene in the 90s. We have tango classes for beginners and intermediates (9pm). The Orquesta Tipica El Afronte plays its live music with a powerful new sound, breaking schemes and presenting the tango from a young and genuine perspective (11pm) And regulary after midnight, a couple of proffesional guest dancer makes a brief performance. Our milonga is an iconic space in tango scene where you´ll have the opportunity of learn how to dance tango, interact with local dancers, make new friends and truly experience Buenos Aires music of today.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dance floor” (5 reviews)
“great tango” (4 reviews)
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Peru 571 | San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Montserrat
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to Maldita after booking a table and this was done very quickly and efficiently. The band was excellent though they only played for about 40 minutes is my guess. Night begins with lesson for principiantes (beginners) and others. Bit cramped at table but drinks...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We were recommended here by a tour guide and it did not disappoint! At 9 there was a tango lesson, which we did not do. The tango orchestra was at 11 and that was fantastic! During that time anybody could get up and tango. About...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The dancers were incredibly good and I was impressed by the same sex couples that were there! It was inspiring, beautiful and you take the role you choose, either you want to lead or follow. It's kind of hidden and definitely a must-do in the...More

Thank Brandon M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I saw the group playing outdoors at San Telmo Square on a Sunday. The group (12+) included violins, bandoneons, and a great singer. Great tango, some old style. I highly recommend it over the touristy tango shows. You can go to their weekly milongas at...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is EXACTLY as advertised! It's a dance hall where locals come to dance - similarly to a country dance hall if your South/Central Texas. Go on Wednesday or Sunday. We went on Wednesday and walked from our hotel in San Telmo. If you're not...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Only being in Buenos Aires for a week we decided this was our chance to view a tango exhibition - and the reviews seemed great. However, there was no tango exhibition - there was a class, which we enjoyed and a fantastic orchestra but no...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Very nice place to go and dance the beautiful art that is tango, friendly people god selection of tango music and sometimes there is also a live band which is a great experience to dance with.

Thank Frenci30
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This Milonga on wed evening was suggested to us by our language school! It was a great insight we could get and we highly recommend this event to everybody who wants to get into tangoworld and its culture! The orchestra was amazing and it was...More

Thank Raephels
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

To be clear: the band and professional dancers were excellent and well worth the price of admission, but the Tango class beforehand was unfortunately a bit of a waste of time. There were so many people that there wasn't space even to walk, and walking...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 10 November 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a great evening at Maldita Milonga, as part of Tango Night Out with Lucia and Gerry. We were seated at a table right by the dance floor and right in front of the orchestra stage. I was afraid we'd be...More

Thank PapaC50
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Laura R
28 May 2017|
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Response from MarcoBellini75 | Property representative |
Hola Laura! el valor del ingreso es de $ar 160.- Incluye un aula para principiantes de 21 a 22.30 hs. y la milonga hasta las 2 de la mañana, dentro de la cual esta el concierto de la orquesta El Afronte, a las 23hs y... More
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