Las Iguanas - Mermaid Quay

(124 Reviews)
Unit 27 Ground Floor Mermaid Quay, Cardiff, S Glam, CF10 5BZ
South American
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Top offer

Nightlife menu - £14.95 per person

Menu available Sunday - Thursday from 6:30pm. We may need to change or withdraw this menu from time-to-time due to local events


Main course: £9
Food spend: £17

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 12:00 - 23:00, Friday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:30, Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30.

Restaurant description

In the heart of Cardiff Bay, Las Iguanas Mermaid Quay is situated amongst a vibrant mix of wine bars and restaurants. Serving Latin American cuisine, Las Iguanas complements the chic night life of this fashionable area in Cardiff.

Transporting you to the vibrant heart of Latin America, Las Iguanas presents an eclectic fusion of pan-continental influences, blending native Latin American, Indian, Spanish, Portuguese and African flavours. An informal yet exuberant eatery, Latin American artefacts punctuate the surfaces at Las Iguanas restaurant, and the interior features bespoke tables made from sustainable Brazilian wood, with vibrant colours throughout.

Full of authentic and tasty Latin American treats, the Las Iguanas menu features sizzling steaks, chicken fresh from the barbecue, and traditional dishes from all corners of South America. Meat and fish-free dishes and delicious meals designed for children are in ample supply, and the Las Iguanas bar stock is legendary: bursting with cocktails, wines, beers, punches and coolers.

In this beautiful bay side location, Las Iguanas restaurant in Cardiff is just a 5-minute walk from Wales Millenium Centre. Cardiff Bay Rail Station is just a 7-minute walk away.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Las Iguanas - Mermaid Quay
(based on 124 reviews)

of diners recommend this restaurant

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  • Ambience
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  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (4)
  • al fresco (14)
  • breakfast (2)
  • business (8)
  • child friendly (32)
  • dinner (102)
  • entertainment (8)
  • large parties (60)
  • lunch (68)
  • luxury (8)
  • private dining (14)
  • romantic (34)
  • trendy (50)
  • value (38)
  • views (39)
  • By Peter B from Swansea
    27 July 2019

    Wasnt as good as I had been told it was

  • By Philip G from Cardiff
    6 April 2019

    Excellent service, food was great and the atmosphere was good. Will definitely return.

  • By Yiannis Y from Cardiff
    20 January 2019

    Good location and food was ok

  • By Beverley T from cardiff
    14 December 2018

    good service, nice food, great choice for vegetarians

  • By Cheryl P from Mermaid Quay
    24 November 2018

    Great atmosphere , food well presented and very tasty Nice cocktails , but a little weak

  • By Kim J from Cardiff
    18 November 2018


  • By Lisa M from Cardiff
    7 September 2018

    Great service, good food

  • By Stewart G from Cardiff
    18 August 2018

    Excellent service, delicious food and great value for money...

  • By Ceri C from Barry
    7 July 2018

    Good food and service

  • By Jackie J from Maesteg
    30 June 2018

    Really busy. Food was lovely. Bar service was really slow. Not enough staff to accommodate the amount of customers.15minutes waiting for drinks

Restaurant Location Map
Las Iguanas - Mermaid Quay
Unit 27 Ground Floor Mermaid Quay, Cardiff, S Glam, CF10 5BZ

Available offers

  • Nightlife menu - £14.95 per person
  • Friday Bottomless Brunch - £24.95 per person
  • Bottomless Brunch - £29.95 per person
  • A la carte
  • A la carte (deposit required)
  • Bottomless Brunch - £24.95 per person
  • Christmas Anytime Menu
  • Christmas Lunch Menu
  • A la carte (deposit required)
  • New Year's Eve Menu - £25pp 3 courses and a welcome drink
  • A la carte
  • A la carte (deposit required)

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