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Red Iguana 2

866 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1137
+1 801-214-6050
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (51 reviews)
“moles” (188 reviews)
“mole verde” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
866 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1137
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and an awesome tamarindo margarita! Listen to the info about the mole sauce as it's worth it. I had corn tortillas enchiladas with two different mole sauces and totally ate too much because it was so good! Worth the effort to find it!

Thank ALHG
Reviewed 6 days ago

A Mormon friend of ours had recommended this restaurant and even though we got there at 9.30pm after a huge day out there was still a line of people. We were advised that if we wanted to sit at the bar then all would be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We get the Puntas De Filete a La Norteña and the Tamarindo margaritas, so delicious!!! We love the new drink and appetizer waiting area! We always expect a wait but now you can sip on drinks and snack on apps while you wait for your...More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where do I start? If you struggle with a choice, just ask it them to give you a tour of the mole. With over 9 to chose from, there is a perfect flavor, heat and dish for you. My favorites are the coloradito, pablano, and...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel like having Mexican food 3-4X/year. Until. I ate here. The service was fantastic. Our server was friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. Complimentary chips & salsa were good. Chips were thin & crispy. And the salsa and a smokey, roasty flavor. The menu...More

Thank KonaK2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a nice family feel to it and the staff was friendly and informative about the menu. We had the steak fajitas which were tasty but did not even include rice or beans for $16. The chips tastes like they came out of...More

Thank michiganfruitfly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether grabbing take-out, eating with your sweetie, or trying to keep grandchildren this side of mutiny - THIS restaurant is perfect...Atmosphere - Service - Food Quality - Bang for your buck! Best restaurant in Salt Lake City area - and one of the best no...More

Thank dianaelms
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being locals, we often choose Red Iguana 2 for dinner when time is short. The food is the same, the wait time is usually shorter, and parking is good with Valet help. The food comes fast, the chips & salsa are good, the beer is...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Based on a high recommendation of a co-worker we made a point to get to this family run mexican restaurant and glad we did! Very unassuming restaurant in a residential area. Plan on long lines but they move fast. Food was excellent and very authentic....More

Thank boktasofattleboro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can you really even say? This place is an institution in Salt Lake City and for very good reason. The food is always wonderful. Staff is awesome and they always seem happy to be there. I think we could actually go here every day...More

Thank Lala1275
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 866 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1137
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-214-6050
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