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Mannerheimintie 12, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 3 5896801855
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good39%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“carbonara” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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All hours
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mannerheimintie 12, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good location, very near the Central Train Station. Very nice staff. Comfortable and clean. Menu includes salads, Mexican food, burgers and pizza. Full bar. Food is ok, but not great. Free wifi.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We happened upon Iguana after trying two Irish Pubs near our hotel-one was a bar only, the other was too crowded. We decided a pizza at Iguana would suit us well. We ordered pizza and it was very good.The young lady who served us was...More

Thank jimmarg37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were craving some Mexican food for supper after a long day of sightseeing around Helsinki on foot. We sat and sat and sat waiting for a server to come take our order. We almost walked out actually after 10 or 15...More

Thank eharm
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We should have listened the TripAdvisor reviews :) Iguana is the worst Mexican restaurant we have ever been to. The only advantage is that it is open until late hours and if you read the reviews most of the guests were there because of that....More

Thank Mehmet S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Very delicious carbonara and very nice service :) Prices very low as for the center. All around beautyfull women

Thank Jakub S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Knowing how expensive it is to eat in Helsinki, this establishment is great value for money. My wife opted for chicken pasta, she says it's was very good, alas she didn't finish it as if was too big, I had veg burger, I not a...More

Thank mrandmrsDorset
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I took fajitas.Nothing really special, nothing really bad. The place is quite nice, the service is quite professional. If you are looking for a decent meal in the centre and you budget is around 15 Euros, you can consider it.

Thank Vaggelis D
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch. Tables were dirty, staff not friendly. Portions are big, but nothing special.

Thank 073Ief
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We liked the Iguana. The food is perfectly acceptable for a large city and there's a decent choice of pasta and pizza dishes. The service was absolutely fine and quick. You can either order at the bar or be served, whichever is your preference. For...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

In a beautiful day in Helsinki with more of 18 degrees, i was in the center just chilling and looking for a place for eating before leaving from Finland. You know in Helsinki, the center, is full of places like restaurants, coffees and many more,...More

Thank dario0_0dario
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mannerheimintie 12, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 3 5896801855
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