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Tango Bistro

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6920 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0L3, Canada
+1 403-252-4365
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (23 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (5 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6920 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0L3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrated a birthday at Tango - excellent food, attentive and friendly service. Tango also takes dietary concerns seriously and has many gluten free options. Highly recommend Tango.

Thank 739CarlaB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of four for dinner, nice ambience bright and airy as opposed to the darker smugglers interior, good choices on the menu, some innovative ideas, warm fresh bread to start, all of our dishes had nice flavors, well presented, one of the better meals we’ve...More

Thank Econx
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Was our first trip to Tango, and we loved it. Great decor, nice ambiance and soft music. The waiter was knowledgeable and efficient, and our food was delicious. Will be back again!!!

Thank dog-dadd
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I just love the space, the service and that bone-in porkchop (as well as the napoleon dessert). Some of the other dishes can be hit and miss, but, hey, as long as you can do some things superbly, I am a fan.

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed January 31, 2018

We came over on a Sunday for happy hour and lobster dinner and had a wonderful time! Conrad is just great and treated us quite well! Love their happy hour menu! Thank you!

Thank 2Calgarians
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Service is top-notch and the food is excellent. Menu has lots of choices to choose from with reasonable price. Lobster dinner special on Sunday night even superb! Contemporary design with spacious, cozy and romantic environment. Will dine here more often.

Thank McCartney M
Reviewed January 7, 2018

celebrated my wife's birthday recently at this place. A superb food and decent wine selection (was not aware of cork fee..). Highly recomended a pork chop and seafood tower (for 4 people midsize works). No loud music is a big plus. Will go back for...More

Thank rinatsouthpaw
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

We came to Tango for lunch probably 15 months ago, and liked it. We didn’t find it fantastic. Came back this week for a business dinner function. The menu probably has changed, the food was very well done. Salads were very tasty, and good portion....More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Best meal we have ever had here. The lamb and the pork chop were both top notch, as were the sides - fries and whipped potatoes. Word to the wise - the size is very American, so you can safely forego any appetizers. The corkage...More

1  Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I recently went to this restaurant and really enjoyed it, I liked the atmosphere and a $15 corkage fee is nice :) I loved the goat cheese appetizer and ordered the lobster gnocchi which I liked but someone else that had ordered the vegetarian said...More

Thank east_coast_girl08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6920 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0L3, Canada
    (69 th Avenue)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Southeast Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Southeast Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-252-4365
  • E-mail
Smuggler's Inn originally began in 1967 as Bar X Steakhouse, an American company. The current owner, Frank Krowicki, bought out his partners and went to work developing a brand new concept to Calgary. His vision included a mix of casual, late night fine dining and live piano bar. Over the years, the building expanded around Smuggler's Inn, with the addition of Winelite dining room on the west side, and Backstreet lounge and dining room on the north side. As the dining scene in Calgary began to change, Frank too saw a need to change and adapt. The first endeavour was the conversion of Backstreet lounge to Open Sesame in 2000. Open Sesame has been serving fresh, Pan Asian cuisine to happy customers ever since. The conversion of Backstreet dining room to Bolero was complete in 2007. As Calgary's first Brazilian style steakhouse, Bolero continues to satisfy meat lovers with its unique and interactive style of dining. Our latest addition is Tango Bistro, on the west side of the building, which once was Winelite dining room. At Tango Bistro, we bring together fresh, locally inspired comfort dishes with a focus on cold, sustainable seafood and top quality steaks.

In May 2013, Smuggler's Inn celebrated 40 years of serving mouth-watering Alberta prime rib and steaks alongside many original items, which have made us famous around the world. Four restaurants under one roof keeps us busy, but we wouldn't have it any other way. And the rest, as they say, is history! Smuggler's Group Rewards is a unique program that rewards you every time you visit us. For every dollar you spend, you earn points towards FREE Loyalty Certificates from Smuggler's Group Of Restaurants. Whenever you make a purchase, simply present your Smuggler's Group Rewards Card. We will automatically track your purchases and assign points to your membership. For every 200 points you accumulate, you will accumulate, you will automatically receive a $10 loyalty certificate to redeem on your next visit. There is no charge or fee associated with the Smuggler's Group Rewards Program. Just fill out the application, turn it in to us, and start using it right away.
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