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Salty Iguana Mexican Restaurant

17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
+1 816-350-8003
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17717 Hwy 40, Independence, MO 64055-5460
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11 - 20 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great place to take the whole family -- especially on Tuesday night. Free Face Painting (but be nice and tip her!) -- Great service, great drinks, great place for kids and family. Queso. Lots and lots of queso!

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic chips and salsa. Food was tasty and fresh with large portions (plenty for a meal for the next day), and our server was spot on. Pleasant and very accommodating.

Thank SmithBurg
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I love the tacos. The meat is the best. I even asked the manager how it is done. She explained to whole process. We love to eat tacos on Mondays. My husband also loves the Taco Burrito. The salsa is also very good.

Thank Stacey C
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 8 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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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