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La Iguana Restaurant

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100 5th Ave, Portland, TX 78374
361-643-2063
Monday
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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We went there with friends (his choice), the first waiter was nice, courteous and clean cut. It was cold, so we moved. The next one was a female, don't know if she was new or what. She was not that great. Nice but not real friendly and we had to wait longer than expected. They were NOT busy. We... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Shereen B
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Portland, Texas
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Walked in and restraunt was filthy!!! I looked at my husband and asked if he wanted to go somewhere else. We had a good waiter! Our food was served on dirty plates! Food was so so. Health inspector Ned's to go and do a surprise inspection.

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Portland, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We went there with friends (his choice), the first waiter was nice, courteous and clean cut. It was cold, so we moved. The next one was a female, don't know if she was new or what. She was not that great. Nice but not real friendly and we had to wait longer than expected. They were NOT busy. We were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Fantastic food. Had the chicken fajitas with their homemade corn tortillas (best corn tortillas I have had in ages). Service was second to none. If you get the chance to dine here ask for Grace. She is AMAZING. She made sure I was comfortable and taken care of which is nice when you are dining alone....

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Love dropping in to eat a quick bite here! Everything has always been very good, but I love their quesadillas!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Had great service and food was great. Large portions and good prices considering portion. Went with a large party got seated right away.

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Rockport, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It's tough to find decent Tex-Mex on the coast that doesn't use lard or chicken fat. La Iguana is great food and offers many vegetarian entrees. The 3 tostadas were too much for one person but was as good as leftovers. They make their own tortillas and they are superb. My husband had guacamole enchiladas and again it was a... More 

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Portland, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We did'nt like --- greasy food presented in a un-inspiring matter !! Maybe breakfast would be better but we won't go back to try !

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Sasebo, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The breakfast items are my favorite. I highly recommend the Migas. They can easily accommodate a crowd with their table arrangements. No small booths here.

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Aransas Pass, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

A Portland fixture - great place for lunch. Specials daily. Bloody Marys on Sunday. My favorite is their Family appetizer.

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Portland, Texas, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Went back, but still not As good as it used to be :( I can only hope it gets better...what happened ???? Why are the tortillas hard?

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Additional Information about La Iguana Restaurant

Address: 100 5th Ave, Portland, TX 78374
Phone Number: 361-643-2063
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Portland
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 5th Ave, Portland, TX 78374
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 361-643-2063
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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