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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%
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“moles” (88 reviews)
“enchiladas” (63 reviews)
“mole verde” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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866 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1137
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1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like mole then you've hit the jackpot. Unfortunately, we don't care for the sweetness of the mole. Thank goodness for the plate of mole samples that they bring to the table prior to placing your order. We found found the other dishes that...More

Thank TRH1145
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this location while visiting Salt Lake City based on the reviews. They were correct. The food is outstanding and unique. Our server was very knowledge and helpful to help us decide from the extensive menu offered. If you are a first-time guest, ask...More

Thank kevps133
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very good Mexican dinner at Red Iguana 2. The only downside was a long wait in a drafty vestibule on a chilly Tuesday evening. The menu is extensive - I went with one of their signature moles and was happy. Plan on...More

Thank MRM1655
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice phone call and welcome at RI #2 after the wait was too long at RI #1. the restaurant is in a bit of an industrial area, but turn the corner and there's a neighborhood. There are multiple parking lots and some on-street parking. Though...More

Thank suebtravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The folks at the SLC Hampton recommended this place. its about a 5 minute ride from the airport, and well worth the drive. Some of the freshest made Mexican this side of the border! Everything is cooked/prepared to order, NOT from a can. The combination...More

Thank johnbD6513CX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BEST MEXICAN FOOD IN TOWN. THAT SIMPLE. excellent choices for moles as well as other traditional Mexican dishes. Great sangria. Friendly helpful wait staff. Busy most evenings but well worth the wait.

Thank The_Parentals
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to try Red Iguana 2 because the waiting line at their Iguana 1 was longer than the time e wanted to spend for lunch. The food was exactly the same and flavor of their 1 restaurant and we got right in without the...More

Thank DutchyGeezers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good but it was a little slow to get to the table. in fairness we were a rather large group.

Thank s d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived here for 22 years. I have never heard a bad thing about this restaurant and just seeing the lines on weekends tells the story both summer and winter. People seem to really like this simple but consistent restaurant. I have had out...More

Thank dennis l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went her cause it was on Triple D. Maybe we went expecting too much. It was good but did not live up to the hype.

Thank David M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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