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Salty Iguana Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
+1 816-350-8003
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (13 reviews)
“burrito” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
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11 - 20 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My Fiance and I have been numbers of times..how ever on this particular trip our service was horrible,didn't bring app until 2 secs before the food arrived...the food however was really good!!

Thank Vivian H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Friends and family enjoy this place so I go along. It's ok. Not great, not bad, just ok. They have TV's to catch the game on.

Thank kcbarbie
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Took my wife to the Salty Iguana for some tacos. The waiter came and took our order but didn't write anything down. Some people are real good at remembering things but this guy didn't have a clue! How do you screw up an order for...More

Thank Chef-TK-KC
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for 30 on a Saturday afternoon. Had a great server named Chrissy. She did an excellent job The food came out fast, hot, and just as we had ordered. The Manager Brian came around a few times and checked to see how...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great place to take the whole family -- especially on Tuesday night. Free Face Painting (but be nice and tip her!) -- Great service, great drinks, great place for kids and family. Queso. Lots and lots of queso!

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic chips and salsa. Food was tasty and fresh with large portions (plenty for a meal for the next day), and our server was spot on. Pleasant and very accommodating.

Thank SmithBurg
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I love the tacos. The meat is the best. I even asked the manager how it is done. She explained to whole process. We love to eat tacos on Mondays. My husband also loves the Taco Burrito. The salsa is also very good.

Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is very colorful and nice atmosphere. I really enjoyed the enchiladas and blue corn tacos. Servings were ample portions and good value. Free chips and salsa were tasty as well. Even though it wasn't crowded, service could have been better. Waitress seemed preoccupied and...More

Thank 10cj
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good service and good food. It is a very colorful and unique place with the walls painted in beautiful desert and Mexican scenes on them and we had a Great time. A lot of bang for your buck.

Thank michelle2016OSU
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at this establishment a few times and I have no complaints. Nothing really to rave about either. My husband tends to choose Mexican restaurants by the caliber of their salsa! I'd eat here again.

Thank Stharp48
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Lisa A
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Response from Clovis A | Reviewed this property |
The Independance one have two rooms. Each one exits to a different street. May be they do reserve for parties but you have to call them. Looks like their phone number is 816-350-8003. But check their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-350-8003
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