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At Tango Durham, you will experience the ultimate in comfort food with a modern twist. Located in one of Durhams most iconic buildings constructed in 1771 as the bridge house for the city’s famous world heritage site 'Old Elvet Bridge, we serve all your favourites from mouth-watering twists on the classic burger to healthy cuisine inspired by the Middle East with fresh in house made calorific desserts to top it all off. All truly locally sourced and produced fresh in house by the Tango team. If you are looking for a drink in a relaxed atmosphere, then we are the place, with fresh cocktails made in front of you at the bar by our team of trained mixologist’s to coffee’s brewed by our trained baristas.
US$8 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Grill, Bar, British
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, awesome choice of burgers and the Korean boosted fries are a must. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Reg0989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit and the quality and service was just as good as the first time. We be going back next time we are in Durham.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tony R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really, really nice food. We both ordered a tango burger and shared a portion of bacon and cheese chips and a portion of Korean chips. We ordered a cheese bomb each too! The burger was delicious, full of flavour, very filling. The bacon and cheese...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank amazingrevelations
Reviewed 10 February 2019

Came here for a late lunch on a Saturday afternoon. We had booked and I was glad that we did as the place was full. We were sat at the window overlooking the river which was nice. The food was very good. I had a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mirfie
Reviewed 21 January 2019

Great burgers, great salads and appetizers in a prime location near the city centre and Durham University. Terrific, friendly staff. Bar was great. Make reservations. Quality food and nice atmosphere. This Yankee felt right at home.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lee C
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Called in for a drink and the service was second to none .the drinks we ordered were so good proseco chilled just right and beer smooth as it should be .. certainly be calling in again for food next time high five for the staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Called in with the kids for dinner, all enjoyed it, great food and great service! Food choices are excellent, deffo recommend x

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Susan_M584
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Visited here when in Durham for Christmas markets. Great atmosphere, super quality food and friendly staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SueE1293
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

A New Year Friday night treat! Burger heaven! Tasty, juicy, fresh burgers. And sweet potato fries on the side. Very accommodating on a busy night, welcoming & fast, friendly service. Dog friendly too! Highly recommend - the best place for food in Durham.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Zoe B
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Made the journey into Durham especially to eat at tango tonight only to find it closed! Website stayed it was open til 9,30pm we arrived at 7:30pm. Disappointed as tango was recommended and we'd been looking forward to our visit. Not sure we'll make the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sjones-mackie
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Response from 253alecw |
Little late to the party but they do have an option to swap any bun for a gluten free bun!
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