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Iguanas Ranas Taqueria

574 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2824
+1 860-346-8630
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (11 reviews)
“al pastor” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
574 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2824
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner at a rather quiet time. The waitress very patiently explained what was in the different kinds of food. Between her helpfulness and the menu describing the various edibles in both English and Spanish, there is no reason one...More

Thank justmy2cents4u
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Three of us arrived around 5:45 pm on a Wednesday. We were the only customers to that point. Despite that, our food arrived lukewarm to almost cold. How does that even happen? The flavor and quality of the food was good, I wouldn't say great,...More

Thank happyinvt
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Four of us recently dined at this funky restaurant and were all pleased with the experience. The decor of toy iguanas and frogs is amusing, but the menu was sophisticated. We had tamales which are filled with chicken or pork - both excellent; shrimp ceviche...More

Thank claudia33741
Reviewed 22 February 2016

My fiance is basically an authentic mexican cuisine aficionado, non of that overly cheesy gooey stuff, fresh ingredients, well seasoned - and that is exactly what we got here. We had read about it in an online article and it did not disappoint. The margaritas...More

1  Thank Heather02380
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Well, after a long night burning all our energy at the Roller Rink across the street, and a run over to the frozen yogurt shop down the road, we were still in need of food. The Taqueria still had it's lights on, and there were...More

Thank Happy Girl P
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I gave Iguanas Ranas a 4 rating because having been to Mexico and eaten Authentic Mexican food this is truly Mexican food unlike a lot of the competition. That being said I actually like the Americanized Mexican food better than authentic Mexican food. But I...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

My husband ordered the taco salad and it was a bowl of lettuce with ground beef advertised on the menu as steak. There was no salsa, sour cream or cheese. There was nothing taco about it. He was extremely disappointed. My Suicide Burrito was so...More

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 15 December 2015

You MUST have their tacos. They're the real deal. The service is always friendly and fast. I have never had a bad meal here!

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The fish taco was very good. Cooked well and crunchy. The beef taco was a little dry. It was a nice visit.

Thank pkbehappy
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The restaurant was clean and the staff was friendly. I went during off hours, between lunch and dinner, so was seated right away. To start, the chips and salsa are not complimentary, and would have been disappointing even if they were. The salsa was chunky...More

Thank KHolce
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 574 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2824
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-346-8630
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