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Las Iguanas

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
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About
Walk into Las Iguanas Newport and expect your senses to come to life with the energy and colour of the Latin living. Our Friar's Walk restaurant brings you all the delicious Latin American favourites alongside a legendary cocktail menu. Pop-in for lunch, a family-friendly bite to eat that all the family will love or a catch-up with friends. We're open 'til late, and with 2FOR1 on Happy Hour cocktails, Las Iguanas Newport is the perfect place to party the night away in Latin style.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Mexican, Brazilian, Latin, Central American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve visited las iguanas newport on the past with no issue so when friends recommended the bottomless brunch option currently advertised, we felt this was a good option. Part of our party not drinking accommodated and food good. However, we were told about the ‘clock’...(90 minutes) and our first orders of cocktails went in with them being received a reasonable five minutes later. Our next order of drinks resulted in over a ten minute wait which then caused a bit of frustration as we were sat with empty glasses for some time, not feeling we were getting the ‘bottomless’ option we were paying for. All continued ok as we ensured we ordered our next drinks before we finished our current ones though we inevitable still sat with empty glasses in between. Had the venue been busy we would have understood a little, but there were many empty tables and seemingly insufficient staff for the tables occupied. The point came when I ordered another cocktail as one was delivered (I had ‘small’ cocktails so they didn’t take long to finish) and I was told that I had to finish the one I had first. I explained that we had been waiting for long periods for other orders and the server remarked ‘I’ll need to check how many you’ve had’ (I didn’t hear this but a friend did). I understand there’s a right to refuse serving but we had only consumed 4 drinks at this point and had been sat at the table for over an hour, plus we’re still waiting for our mains (which finally arrived at 3.15pm of our 2pm 1.5 hour booking). No one was loud/drunk/misbehaving so I and my friends were quite offended by this remark. Needless to say, the drink didn’t turn up and I was again left looking at the bottom of my glass at a bottomless brunch for a good ten minutes. Although I felt the food and drink for this ‘deal’ was ok, I did not think it it was any sort of bargain and would not recommend this option to anyone. It has also put me off visiting in the future. Luckily, I had great company and enjoyed the food and drink that I had, it just wasn’t the bottomless experience advertised.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great time was had by all. Friendly efficient staff. Didnt have to wait too long for drinks or food. The cocktails ate absolutely gorgeous but not strong. Food was very tasty. We all enjoyed ourselves

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch, great service and Jimmy had great recommendations for lovely cocktails. Can’t fault the service from Jim - wonderful. Jess and Martina were really polite and accommodating, Roberto was also super friendly and looked after us. 10/10

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really friendly, great service from Jim! 10/10 would recommend. Great and ideal place to go for some cocktails.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Popped in for cocktails. Got served by Jimmy who gave great recommendations for cocktails, was friendly and served us promptly! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent service and cocktails. Out with friends to celebrate a friend birthday our server Jim was fantastic.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here as a walk in for the bar to get some cocktails and enjoyed the staff, environment, bevvies, plus delish cheese and mango empanadas!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing service! So kind and the waiter smelled amazing. Shout out to Jimbo!!! The drinks tasted just as fab as normal and arrived extremely fast.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service and with a smile. The food was amazing and very prompt and delicious. Had a lovely time

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Brilliant service from Jim!❤️ Food and drink was lovely- amazing service from a very kind waiter. Thank you, Jim!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Yes, Las Iguanas is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Las Iguanas is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4