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Iguana Cantina

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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Paseo Herencia Mall, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
297-586-9375
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went for a late supper, certainly not expecting to find a great little Mexican-themed restaurant with the best margaritas (cheap too!) Really friendly service, good food at a reasonable price, and an open air venue that really does evoke the feeling of a cantina.

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Chicago
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been several times and really looked forward to dinner here. We have had positive experiences here in the past. Food and service both great. This time it was much different. I don't like to write negative reviews, but want to be honest in my reviews. We arrived on Wednesday about 7:15 or so, we waited about 15 minutes... More 

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Thank kam175
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here two years ago and it was excellent. We were eager to return on this trip and again, we enjoyed everything. The service was very good. We had fajitas, burritos, and chimichangas. The food was very fresh, well cooked, and nicely presented. We will definitely go back!

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Thank John C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited the restaurant last week August 10th or 12th and the food was awesome!! Our waiter, Gabriel was outstanding! He took care of our every need, brought our food right away. The food was excellent and the drinks were superb! But the service and overall atmosphere was great. We had eaten at the sister restaurant(Iguana Joe's) the day before... More 

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Thank triplethrees
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been here a few times as it's nice to have different types of food in a more than week-long vacation. I would say that the food quality is average and satisfactory, but nothing to shout about. We've ordered the salads, burritos, ceviches and fajitas. Dining is pretty much open air but if you don't get seated at the balcony,... More 

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Thank Ylean
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took an hour to get food with a big party food was delivered over a 15 minute period.. Burrito was loaded with rice.. Average.. Drinks were pretty good.

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Thank Will B
Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were traveling with 4 other couples. The first night we arrived we decided to go to this restaurant as it was close to the villa we were renting. We arrived at the restaurant about 930. Our party of 10 was turned away as it was 39 minutes before closing. Two nights later we tried again this time as a... More 

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Thank Courtney R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We often come here when we are in Aruba and decided to visit this time. Had to wait about 20 minutes for a table at 8pm but a good sign that they are busy. We got a great table at the edge overlooking the fountains which is the best place to sit. The service we got from Gabriel was really... More 

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Kings Park, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in Paseo Herencia, this place has great Mexican food. It overlooks the courtyard of a shopping center where there is a fabulous water show at 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 PM.

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Thank Bruce W
GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I found this Mexican place in the mall area down from the Hilton. Good chunky salsa and crisp chips with a fajitas chicken platter. Cold beer and good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $25
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Herencia Mall, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: 297-586-9375

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