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Iguana Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, American,
20 Buffalo Thunder Trl, Hilton Buffalo Thunder Resort, Santa Fe, NM 87506-2790
+1 505-819-2058
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“parfait” (2 reviews)
“carne” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
€€ - €€€
20 Buffalo Thunder Trl, Hilton Buffalo Thunder Resort, Santa Fe, NM 87506-2790
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family of 7 - kids had pizza which was very good! Nice variety of choices! Prices were extremely reasonable! Kids menu - $6.00 meals. Cocktails were expensive though.

3  Thank Reevndee
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The Iguana Cafe is a very good choice for lunch if staying at the Hilton. Tasty food and great service.

7  Thank rgcreate
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Went to 6 different restaurants in our 3 days in Santa Fe & by far this place had the best margarita! House Margarita on the rocks with salt. Really worth the trip, even if you don't gamble!

5  Thank Wendytravels L
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We met my sisters and a friend for breakfast. I thought it was kind of pricey. I do not understand why chefs need to dress up breakfast potatoes. Hash browns, papiptas are great w/ salt n pepper. My tortilla was wet when it arrived, because...More

Thank lortrujillo
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This restaurant was where we had breakfast at our hotel. All 3 days the food was outstanding. We ate from the buffet and ordered from the menu. I personal favorite were the Chilaquiles. Only con was they were under staffed all 3 mornings. So, you...More

9  Thank lashcroft
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick dinner before playing poker. It was about 5:30 on Monday night and we had the restaurant to ourselves. He had tortilla soup and a shrimp cocktail. I had fish tacos. We had tonic with lime to wash it down....More

7  Thank sandyandskip
Reviewed 2 January 2018

The breakfast buffet was good and the staff very nice and professional. Anita the hostess was very friendly and informative. A great asset both at the Red Sage and the Iguana.

10  Thank Edgard B
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Family friendly restaurant. Food was average. Margarita was yummy! It took them a while to serve the food. We felt the Fish Tacos were stale and so was the rice and beans that came with it and also with our Chicken Fajitas. The guacamole and...More

Thank ShabnamCA
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I really like Iguana Cafe, but they close it for dinner during the weekday in off-seasons. If you want a nice meal, with an upscale feel and service, then visit Red Sage. If you want a no frills and a good meal, then visit Iguana...More

10  Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 27 November 2017

After a five hour pampering and massage at the spa at Hilton Buffalo Thunder hotel, we decided to venture down to Iguanna Cafe. The guacamole and salas is so delicious! After eating the small snack er decided to enjoy the carne tacos, then the wonderful...More

9  Thank silleco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Buffalo Thunder Trl, Hilton Buffalo Thunder Resort, Santa Fe, NM 87506-2790
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-819-2058
Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Iguana Cafe and Cantina! Delight in our Hilton buffet or a la carte breakfast options. For lunch and dinner, savor Mexican entrées such as Tacos, Enchiladas, Fish, Fajitas and Burritos alongside our rich and flavorful local cuisine and house specialties. Our extensive Margarita Menu features only 100% agave tequilas, and no added sugar!
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