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The Salty Iguana

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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4931 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049-4830
+1 785-312-8100
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11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 07:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 07:30 - 22:30
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McPherson
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143 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They do an excellent job of accommodating large groups, bussing tables and making sure the customer is satisfied. Jacob is the man!

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1 Thank barrett68
Denton, Texas
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316 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visitors to the area and apparently Bill Self has some interest in this cafe and does radio and TV spots. We found the service to be very good and the portions large. They will make most things to your liking with spice so don't be afraid of getting something that might be too spicy. Chips looked homemade as... More 

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1 Thank Paul K
Albuquerque
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92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I love, love, love this place. The blue corn taco is fabulous! The salsa is great. The Spanish Rice is awesome. Really good happy hour. The fajitas are delicious but the tacos are better. Cute atmosphere with murals of iguanas living life.

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1 Thank Margie T
Anna, Texas
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We were visiting friends over Thanksgiving and had dinner here. One group in our party found a very large hair in her fajitas. My salad was gross with old spring mix and chunks of hard and tasteless chicken and the cilantro lime dressing was disgusting. Our server was nice but I would definitely not recommend the place to others.

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Thank Angela S
Missouri
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190 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to grab a bite before a game. Food is fresh service is fast, even if there is a wait you will get seated quickly

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Thank 2014ksmith
Texas
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a trip to visit daughter in college. Ate at Salty Iguana with a large group. The restaurant is located west of Campus in a strip mall area, away from the hustle and bustle of Massachusetts Ave. Readers should set their expectations accordingly- college girls picking a Mexican food restaurant in Kansas! The atmosphere was lively and nice.... More 

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Thank JFilardi
Deming, New Mexico
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475 reviews
362 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had a great mexican meal. Salsa is very good and the chips are thin and fresh. Service was good, price was reasonable and the food was hot and tasty. If you go for lunch go to the back page of the menu and get a great deal.

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Thank dqdick
Kansas City, Missouri
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The food is terrible. Had soft chicken tacos. Chicken was dry. Ordered the Chicken quesadillas. They were soggy and shredded chicken had no flavor. Ordered beef crunchy tacos. No flavor. The Queso dip was the only item we would recommend. We certainly will not ever visit this location again. Gave one star because our server was friendly.

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Thank Fundraiser1988
Lawrence, Kansas
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81 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Very standard popular priced Mexican joint. Food is OK. Service is fast. I do like theTacos. GM is a very nice and hard-working gal. Walls are fun to look at, and they have a cool patio.

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Thank Travelinman721
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great Iguana dip. but everything else isn't very good, It's pretty pricey, and for a Mexican restaurant I thought they would have great Mexican food. so, I was a little disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4931 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049-4830
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-312-8100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?