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Salty Iguana Mexican Restaurant

) #26 of 205 Restaurants in Independence ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican,
17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
+1 816-350-8003
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“tacos” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
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17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is very colorful and nice atmosphere. I really enjoyed the enchiladas and blue corn tacos. Servings were ample portions and good value. Free chips and salsa were tasty as well. Even though it wasn't crowded, service could have been better. Waitress seemed preoccupied and...More

Thank 10cj
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good service and good food. It is a very colorful and unique place with the walls painted in beautiful desert and Mexican scenes on them and we had a Great time. A lot of bang for your buck.

Thank michelle2016OSU
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at this establishment a few times and I have no complaints. Nothing really to rave about either. My husband tends to choose Mexican restaurants by the caliber of their salsa! I'd eat here again.

Thank Stharp48
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by for Mexican after choosing salty Quiana over other nearby Mexican restaurants. With new similar restaurants nearby they need to be on the ball, keep up the quality and tier one service. We saw none of that last night. Service...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This place serves the best Mexican food I have EVER had. Almost anything with cream cheese is the best! Even our 18 month old loves the food. Always wonderful service as well.

Thank Meaghan W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stopped in for a beer and some Mexican food when we were in the KC metro area. The place has murals all over the entire restaurant of Iguanas riding bikes, going to school,etc. Our little one was thrilled and enjoyed looking at the entire...More

Thank ISPmotor
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Have been here on many occasions! The food is always good and the service is great! Have tried anything from smokin nachos to the chimichanga and its all very good.

Thank Grate1313
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Stopped in for nice lunch after church with the girls. Decided to try something different on the menu and soooooo glad this was done. CARNITAS.

Thank Pbaglaw
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Chips were stale and when asked for fresh chips she said they are all the same. Waitress was very rude and very slow to take order or bring water.

Thank shelby m
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I used to work in this area and enjoy eating here. I went in with one of my friends and I told them that they had a nice crispy tacos and taquitos. They stopped carrying the taquitos. But, the blue corn tacos where still good....More

Thank V P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-350-8003
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