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Blue Iguana

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
165 S West Temple, Ste 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1407
+1 801-533-8900
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“mole” (38 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (25 reviews)
“tinga” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 S West Temple, Ste 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1407
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1 - 10 of 438 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a cool little restaurant. Off the beaten path, but worth it. The food was delish. Great options for people who need gluten free!!

Thank Krista H
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 19 that was served by Kate and I have to say she did a fantastic job. Not only was the service great the food was very good as were the drinks. It is a fun atmosphere in the center of...More

Thank Midge M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We’ve been looking for good Mexican food and I think we found it. Chips and salsa were authentic. Enchilada Suiza, ground beef tacos and chili rellenos were great! No wait and satisfying food!

Thank tftaylor
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting Salt Lake City. We walked from our hotel to view the amazing Christmas Light display in the Temple Square. Our plan was to go to the Red Iguana for dinner afterwards due to it’s Triple D fame. However, we...More

Thank jakp993
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Mexican Restaurant, We have dined here before, we use a 2 for 1 coupon on a lot of restaurants and this place hasn't disappointed us. Remember>>>>>>> if your not satisfied with the meal tell them, when the hosts or the waiter or waitress asks just...More

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is a beautiful little restaurant. My visit could not have gone better. The food was delicious, portion size was huge for a lunch, reasonably priced. I wish all restaurant visits were as positive as this one.

Thank B A
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Nice little underground place. Tasty horchatas and fajitas. I would say it's 80% authentic. Anytime sometime brings put the cheddar cheese and black olives brings a star down on any Mexican place, at least on my list.

Thank LadyGourmande
Reviewed 10 November 2017

With so many people in town and so many looking for a good place to eat, we found this just perfect! The wait was not that long and they were very accommodating. The food was very good and authentic Mexican, just right! The atmosphere was...More

1  Thank jl0zan0
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The location and atmosphere are really unique and it looks like a great Mexican restaurant but it's mediocre. We love Mexican food and eat it all the time so we we're disappointed when the food didn't meet the standard set by the ambiance. The waitress...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Food was typical Mexican fare, good but not exceptional. Service was good. I thought the beer was overpriced, but I don't know Salt Lake City prices. I liked the decor. It was a little hard to find as it was down an alley.

Thank David R
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15 November 2015|
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Response from Bradford W | Reviewed this property |
1. Blue Iguana Validates for parking. I don't remember the prices, but it is reasonable. 2. Yes they do. 3. It is more expensive to park on the Street. The Parking terrace is covered, and with the Utah Snow it is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 S West Temple, Ste 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1407
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-533-8900
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