Tango, perched between Capitol Hill and downtown, is upscale without being pushy or slick about it. It’s posh but comfortable, and the tapas and other Spanish favorites are reliably good. The high-backed wooden booths in the bar are always full, and the crowd is cute and varied.
Tango Restaurant & Lounge
1100 Pike St,
Hours: Restaurant: Sun-Thu 5 pm-10 pm, Fri-Sat 5 pm-11 pm
Lounge: Daily 4:30 pm-close
Bar/Happy Hour, Dinner, Good for Groups, Takes Reservations
Full Menu, Happy Hour, Good for Groups, Snacks Available
Daily 4:30-6 pm; Mon 5-10 pm ($2, $5,and $8 food menus, $7 cocktails, $5 draft beer, $6 wine, $4 sangria).