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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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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“parfait” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (5 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 6 days ago

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

4  Thank lashcroft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

4  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.

8  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

7  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

6  Thank silleco
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I ate breakfast at the Iguana all four days of our visit. The custom omelet bar met my needs quite nicely because they had egg whites -- the cook was friendly and accommodating. Each day, I took my omelet to the breakfast bar and smothered...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Truly over-priced for what you get here. Can't say I got a good meal here for each of the two times I tried. Other patrons had meal coupons, so I guess if it was free, people would have little or no reason to complain. I...More

Thank ABQfamilyguy
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My wife and I were at the Hilton Resort & Casino in Santa Fe, NM, and elected to dine at this restaurant. The soft taco dish we had was outstanding, which was served with beans & rice. The service level was as good as our...More

8  Thank cherokee47
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Breakfast is a real delight with menu or buffet. Just great food and delightful service. Evening meals have delicious soups.

7  Thank Larry G
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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, Local cuisine, Kids, 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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