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Blue Iguana

12727 Shoppes Ln, Fairfax, VA 22033-3834
+1 703-502-8108
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
4 days ago
“Quiet, but Good Food”
2 weeks ago
“Food was good! Drinks not so much!”
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American, Bar, Fusion, Pub, Halal
$$ - $$$
12727 Shoppes Ln, Fairfax, VA 22033-3834
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went here while staying at a local hotel. The place was fairly quiet over the lunch hour, but the lady was very friendly and the food came out fast. My husband really enjoyed his burger, I enjoyed the “homemade” feel of the Cobb salad....More

Thank Kewellbeans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt despite the big party they were taking care of, we had good service. Our issue was the specialty drinks were far from special. The pomegranate margarita was quite bland and tasted like nothing, the blue wine cooler was just very sweet. When we...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I had the best Hummus plate and Mediterranean Steak Salad for lunch. This is a hidden gem in Fairfax and I highly recommend you check it out!

Thank LMHealy
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Walked in at 9:15 with a group of 10 (45 min before they quit serving food) They handled it perfectly. The menu has a wide variety, food was very tasty and presented with flare. The waitress was awesome and fun. I would have no problem...More

Thank FLSTC08
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Blue Iguana has a lively, friendly feel with nightly specials, a lengthy happy hour and entertainment that ranges from DJ's to Poker to Trivia nights. Would be fine for families at lunch or brunch, but definitely best for adults in the evening. The menu offers...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Loved it! Loved it so much, we went back the next day for brunch! Service is super friendly, no wait both times when we went, pleasant decor, ample seating, comfortable booths and tables. The happy hour is from noon till 8 p.m. and drinks are...More

Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

I went there after arriving into town late. They stay open until 2 with music, food and the drinks are extremely affordable.

Thank LaTrelya B
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

This place has got the home town feel with the all you would expect, but wait there's more! There food is over the top! So you can't go wrong. Plus, I had to widen my grin when I got my very cold beer. Man life...More

Thank Stanimal14
Reviewed May 8, 2017

My group of girlfriends likes to get together for brunch at different places in the area. We were pleasantly surprised by Blue Iguana in Fairfax because we could make a reservation easily for our group via their website and they were accommodating for those of...More

Thank TZ138
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and helpful, it was my first time there since I was like 10. The happy hour deals are great and it goes till 8 everyday including the weekends. The chicken quesadilla and mac an cheese were good and only 5...More

Thank Aliyah M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $30
American, Bar, Fusion, Pub, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12727 Shoppes Ln, Fairfax, VA 22033-3834
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-502-8108
  • E-mail
For over 21 years, The Blue Iguana has been a fixture here in Fairfax, Virginia. One of the first of the new school of Chef driven restaurants, The Blue Iguana was finally sold by it's first owners, whom have retired, to veteran Clifton & Nargiza Wilcox in August of 2013. Since 2013 a lot of great changes were made. We strive to give every guest the best experience at Blue Iguana. So come have a drink, come have a bite, enjoy the best SUNDAY BRUNCH, BEST HAPPY HOUR and get to know our family of the great staff in Northen Virginia.
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