The Red Iguana restaurant opened its doors in 1985 to resounding applause and numerous local and national awards. The Cardenas family has had the pleasure of serving its dedicated patrons in the Salt Lake Valley since 1965 with the Casa Grande and Red Iguana restaurants. Ramon and Maria created unique yet traditional Mexican recipes, now passed on to the Cardenas children who are proudly continuing the family tradition.Serving the Salt Lake Valley all these years has been an honor and we are very grateful to all our loyal patrons.
We serve delicioius beverages as well as numerous Mexican cuisines that have been voted Best of State by City Weekly more than 4 times!
Our signature moles have been featured throughout national newspapers and have been featured on "Diners Drive-in's and Dives!"