Cinco de Mayo All Month Long

IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR WHERE ALL WE CAN THINK ABOUT IS CINCO DE MAYO!

Do you love Cinco de Mayo as much as we do? Do you wish Cinco de Mayo could last more than just one day? Well this year you’re in luck!

Here at Blue Iguana we’ve decided to observe Cinco de Mayo ALL MONTH LONG! You heard that right — Cinco de Mayo for the entire month of May. YAY!

WHAT TO EXPECT

For all of May Both Blue Iguana Salt Lake City as well as Blue Iguana Park City will be decked out to the max in Cinco de Mayo décor. Both locations will also be featuring live music on the weekends, handing out tons of Cinco de Mayo SWAG, and offering tantalizing specials that have you coming back for more. And when you come back, IT WILL BE CINCO DE MAYO ALL OVER AGAIN!

CINCO DE MAYO 2017 SPECIALS

Here’s what we’ve got cooking for Cinco de Mayo 2017. SKIP THIS SECTION IF YOU ARE HUNGRY OR THIRSTY, SERIOUSLY.

DRINK SPECIALS

32oz MEGA MARGARITA

32oz of our house-made strawberry, lime, mango or peach mix made with Patron Silver tequila and agave nectar.

32oz Mega Margarita Cinco de Mayo drink special

32oz MEGA MARGARITA

CORONARITA

Our amazing margarita made with Hornitos Sauza tequila served with an upside down Coronita.

Coronarita Cinco de Mayo drink special

CORONARITA

CANTARITO

Fresh orange juice, grapefruit juice, lime juice, Cazadores Tequila. Served in a clay mug which keeps this drink super cold, perfect for sipping on the patio.

VANPIRO

Mexican sangria, fresh lime juice, grapefruit juice, Cazadores Tequila. Served in a clay mug which keeps this drink super cold, perfect for sipping on the patio.

Cinco de Mayo drink specials - Cantarito and Vanpiro

Cantarito and Vanpiro

CINCO DE MAYO 2017 FEATURED ENTRÉE

Three seared steak medallions, served on a bed of three delicious moles, mole poblano, De Almendra and verde served with grilled vegetables with rice and beans.

Three seared steak Cinco de Mayo special

CINCO DE MAYO THREE SEARED STEAK SPECIAL – $13.99 – ALL MONTH LONG!

CINCO DE MAYO PHOTO GALLERY

Cinco de Mayo sign linking to Cinco de Mayo photo gallery

GALLERY

Think we’re joking about how much we love Cinco de Mayo? Our Cinco de Mayo photo gallery speaks volumes. Click here or the image to the right to see for your self.

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS!

This year’s Cinco de Mayo celebration is extra special because not only are we celebrating all month long but this is our 20th year in business! We intend to go above and beyond in showing our appreciation to our beloved patrons.

AWARD WINNING

Need another reason why you should celebrate Cinco de Mayo 2017 at Blue Iguana? This is our second year in a row winning Best of State’s “Best Authentic Mexican.” We also won “Best Feast for the Eyes” and took second place for “Best Mexican” in City Weekly’s Best of Utah Readers’ Poll.

LOCATION INFORMATION

Blue Iguana Downtown Salt Lake City (click for directions)
165 S West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
(801) 533-8900 (click to call)
Hours:

  • Mon – Thurs 11:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Cinco de Mayo (Friday, May 5): – Sat 11:30 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Fri – Sat: 11:30 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Sun: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Blue Iguana on Historic Main Street Park City (click for directions)
255 Main Street
Park City, UT 84060
(435) 649-3097 (click to call)
Hours:

  • Sun – Thurs 11:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Fri & Sat 11:30 AM to 10:00 PM

THE PATIOS ARE OPEN!

Cinco de Mayo means spring and spring in Utah means gorgeous weather (for the most part). Weather depending, both Blue Iguana location’s patios will be open.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Stay up to date by following us in social media. Below are our favorite channels.

Facebook (Blue Iguana Salt Lake City)

Facebook (Blue Iguana Park City)

Twitter

Instagram

Google+ (Blue Iguana Salt Lake City)

Google+ (Blue Iguana Park City)

SEE YOU IN MAY!

Holiday 2016 Hours of Operation

CHRISTMAS EVE THROUGH NEW YEAR’S DAY

In an attempt to keep things simple on our end and to keep our patrons informed, we have chosen to promote our Holiday 2016 hours via the following page. Below you’ll find a brief highlight for each location as well as that location’s hours for the 2016 Holiday season. Please join us!

Hours for either location are subject to change so please check here periodically to stay up to date.

Blue Iguana Salt Lake City

This year’s exciting news regarding our Downtown Salt Lake City location is that normally we’re closed Christmas Eve however this year we’re opening from 11:30 am to 9:00 pm!  So put on your Santa hat & join us for a cozy evening of great food, drinks & live entertainment.

Official Blue Iguana Salt Lake City Holiday 2016 Hours

  • Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve): 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Sunday, December 25 (Christmas Day): Closed
  • Monday, December 26: 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Tuesday, December 27: 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday, December 28: 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Thursday, December 29: 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Friday, December 30: 11:30 am to 10:00 pm
  • Saturday, December 31 (New Year’s Eve): 11:30 am to 10:00 pm
  • Sunday, January 1 (New Year’s Day): 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Monday, January 2: Return to normal business hours

Blue Iguana Park City

Blue Iguana Park City will remain open throughout the Holidays including Christmas Day as well as New Year’s Day. Come après with us!

Official Blue Iguana Park City Holiday 2016 Hours

  • Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve): 11:30 am to 8:00 pm
  • Sunday, December 25 (Christmas Day): 11:30 am to 10:00 pm
  • Monday, December 26: 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Tuesday, December 27: 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Wednesday, December 28: 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Thursday, December 29: 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Friday, December 30: 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Saturday, December 31 (New Year’s Eve): 11:30 am to 10 pm
  • Sunday, January 1 (New Year’s Day): 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Monday, January 2: Return to normal business hours

That concludes our Holiday Hours summary for 2016. Questions, comments, concerns? Feel free to drop us a line via our Contact Form or simply by calling us at (801) 533-8900.

Happy Holidays!

5 Reasons Why Blue Iguana is the Perfect Downtown SLC Lunch Option

Finding the perfect lunch destination in Salt Lake City can be overwhelming. So many options and so many influencing factors including restaurant location, reputation, quality, amenities, finicky diets, etc. One place we think you’ll all agree on is Blue Iguana. Here’s why…

Location Location Location

At 165 S West Temple our Salt Lake City location is literally in the heart of downtown. Patrons will enjoy easy breezy walks to and from while soaking up the scenery.  Think we’re kidding? Here are distances to a handful of popular downtown destinations:

  • 499 feet or 2 minute walk to Salt Palace Convention Center east entrance
  • 0.2 miles or 4 minute walk to City Creek Shopping Center’s south entrance
  •  466 feet or 2 minute walk to Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre
  • 0.6 miles or 12 minute walk to Salt Lake City’s hotel district

Atmosphere

Location is obviously important but it’s what’s on the inside that really counts. Patrons who lunch at Blue Iguana will enjoy a spacious dining room that handles big parties exceptionally well. During warmer months, we offer one of the only truly shaded outdoor patios in downtown.

Great Food, Great Service

Serving delicious authentic Mexican food in a warm and accommodating atmosphere is our passion. Our main menu offers just about something for everyone including a vegetarian menu. In warmer months, we offer a unique summer salad lunch menu. Aside from great food, we are constantly tweaking our processes. When you decide to lunch with Blue Iguana, we strive to offer you the best experience possible.

Award Winning

Blue Iguana is on an award-winning roll and there’s no stopping us. In 2016 as well as 2017, Best of State recognized Blue Iguana as Utah’s Best Authentic Mexican Restaurant. That’s two years in a row! The Best of State awards were created to recognize Utah businesses for excellence. In 2015, Blue Iguana won Best Holy Guacamole in City Weekly’s Best of Utah 2015 reader’s poll and took a prestigious second place for Best Mexican. In 2016, Blue Iguana took first place for Best Feast for the Eyes & second place for Best Mexican in City Weekly’s Best of Utah 2016 Reader’s Poll.

Free, Password Protected Wireless Internet

For those who simply can’t unplug during the lunch hour or prefer not to erode personal data plans. Our free password protected wireless internet plus convenient location, great food, and spacious dining room makes Blue Iguana one of the best lunch options in Salt Lake City.

It’s A No-Brainer

Hopefully you now have a solution to your Salt Lake City lunch conundrum. The only thing that’s left is to grab your friends, co-workers, fellow convention goers or what have you and head over to Blue Iguana today! Click here for more info on our Salt Lake City location including address, directions, phone & hours. Find our Salt Lake City location on Facebook, Google+, Yelp and TripAdvisor.

Heading to Park City? Great news! We’re located their as well. Click here for details on our Park City location.