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Las Iguanas - Cardiff

8 Mill Lane, Cardiff CF10 1FL, Wales
+44 29 2022 6373
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (47 reviews)
“fajitas” (26 reviews)
“xinxim” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
8 Mill Lane, Cardiff CF10 1FL, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us stopped here for some cocktails on a sunny Saturday. Nice place, lovely seating outside. Good value with 2 for 1 cocktails. Good service.

1  Thank MSLR19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very tasty food, and a great change from the usual fare. Cocktails and fajitas/burritos were on 2for1 deals.

Thank SuperMo2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Las Iguanas in Cardiff, both Mill Street and Mermaid Quay, many times over the past few years but we won't be going back anytime soon. We wanted some pre-dinner drinks, before dining elsewhere and I'd received a number of emails recently advertising 2 for...More

Thank ChuckSid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Sunday evening. We enjoys a great variety of tapas food very fresh . Staff very attentive very impressed. Good drinks menu with freshly made cocktails. Well worth a visit.

Thank Kimberleybrown68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A family favourite! Baby loves the free baby food. We love the good deals! Always tasty, fuss free and enjoyable with a happy atmosphere.

Thank weixiao82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went last night for a birthday celebration. Have always had a great experience at the Mermaid Quay restaurant. Sadly not replicated here. Whilst the food was delicious the service was not up to scratch. We were virtually ignored and our food took well over an...More

Thank lianne w
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food is great that's why I have a discount card because I have been a regular customer for so many years. Unfortunately the new manager doesn't seem to care , and has made my last experience there unpleasant. Wouldn't honour my 20% discount on...More

Thank jorafferty13
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter (6) & I came here for a light lunch. Greeted promptly by front of house and seated. Our waitress explained the menu & left us to browse the menu. I ordered the Fiesta Ensalda which was huge and very nice. My daughter chose...More

Thank Wales_needs_sun
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Came in after the rugby for a quick bite before getting a train. Great choice of tapas, atmosphere was great as was the service. will be back next time i am in Cardiff

Thank bobbydymes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

So far, this restaurant has the best and varied vegetarian selection for a meat eating restaurant. I was expecting a small selection but was pleasantly surprised to be given an entirely separate menu with wonderful exciting possibilities. The food was really nice and I will...More

Thank JosedeAbreu
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BoltonWomble
are you able to have tapas at night, or is it just during the day?
12 August 2016|
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Response from Lauren J | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can have tapas at night too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Mill Lane, Cardiff CF10 1FL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2022 6373
  • E-mail
Description
Walk through the doors of Las Iguanas and find yourself transported to Latin America, full of rich, vibrant colours, quirky features and custom-made wooden mosaic tables made especially for the restaurant from sustainable woods in Brazil. Each restaurant is unique and the staff love bringing unusual things back from their travels, ranging from large lobster sculptures to giant drums. The philosophy of Las Iguanas is to serve delicious and authentic Latin American food and drink in an environment which evokes the very best of Latin life. With recipes dating back to the 16th century, the food successfully fuses native Latin American Indian, Spanish, Portuguese and African influences. Working hard to ensure that everything comes from the best possible source, Las Iguanas is proud of its fresh GM free food and top quality ingredients.