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Tango lesson

Entrance was 180 pesos per person on Saturday. Ambiente is nothing special but the (beginner) tango... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
via mobile
Tango into the early hours

La Viruta has good classes which cater for all standards of dancers and keep the tempo going with... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Joseph M
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Calle Armenia 1366, Buenos Aires C1414DKD, Argentina
+54 11 4775-0160
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent tango experience with an alive orchestra. Nice dancing where you can meet people from all ages

Thank AugustoMeijide
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a professional ballet dancer and teacher from New York and visited La Viruta for my first tango lesson early in the evening. They form three groups between beginners, intermediate, and advanced dancers and you choose which you attend. Because I am new to...More

Thank Jessruhl
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to learn tango (I was an absolre beginner) with teacher speaking English if needed. Authentic tango club for Porteños, very few tourists. The location is a regular club, difference made by the people. Amazing dancers. Don't be affraid if going on your own...More

1  Thank Léopoldine V
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Saw Tanghetto and Cahivache there. Can't wait for Otros Aires and Narcotango. Great venue. 3-400 dancers. amazing.

Thank rlau2014
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We went to La Viruta with some friends to get the atmosphere of Argentinian music and dance. We ordered food and drink and some of our friends danced , then at about 10 pm the Tango started and we were all urged to join groups...More

Thank vagabondafelice
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This place is for tango lovers. No matter your level, you can take tango lessons. Then after the classes are over, you can stay up until 4AM watching the locals dancing as professionals. Get dinner somewhere else, the food there is not their specialty

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Entrance was 180 pesos per person on Saturday. Ambiente is nothing special but the (beginner) tango lesson was fun.

Thank rainzzigainz
Reviewed 7 December 2017

La Viruta has good classes which cater for all standards of dancers and keep the tempo going with good humour and tolerance. The dance floor is extremely good (as good as Canning in my opinion) and the dancers are respectful and well-mannered. The service is...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Imagine 300 people dancing at the same time on 5 different levels of either tango, rock n roll, salsa, bachata or swing at the same time, while football is on television in the bar at the end of this huge room. There is just nothing...More

1  Thank Kerstin L
Reviewed 17 September 2017

It's not a very glamorous place. It's just a basement, food is horrible and you not gonna get a good cocktail (stick to beer and wine - also, it's cash only). But it's true that's this is where "average people" come to dance and learn...More

2  Thank GCK76
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Rachel S
1 March 2017|
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Response from Dom B | Reviewed this property |
No need to book, however we did email ahead to check on timings of classes. You pay on the door - very cheap from memory!
Beverly W
23 February 2017|
Response from AlessandraMatilde67 | Reviewed this property |
I took part to group lessons, unfortunately not individual lessons, so I cannot give you information about the last one. The cost for group lessons is roughly US$12, you can enter at 6pm and take all the group classes you... More
15 January 2017|
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Response from Mimoza M | Reviewed this property |
I think you can dance with whoever you want as long as you tell your teacher that you don't want to swap the partners . It's common that everyone circulate and swaps parents during the practice .