about the blue iguana

Blue Iguana Mexican American Cantina is located on the main level of the Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo Cedar Falls.

The Blue Iguana is a great place to relax with family and friends while enjoying delicious food and exquisite cocktails.  Whether you are looking to enjoy authentic Mexican cuisine in our dining room or sample one of our many beers or cocktails at the bar, the Blue Iguana can accommodate.

The Blue Iguana opened in the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel on December 28, 2018 and quickly received local notoriety by winning the People's Choice "Best Taste" at the Taste of 'Loo 2019.  Treat yourself to our Chicken Enchiladas, Steak Fajitas, Quesadillas, Diablo Chicken Salad, and make sure you save room for our table-side guacamole and house made chips!



Authentic Mexican Cuisine The Blue Iguana prides itself with our Authentic Mexican recipes. Treat yourself to our Empanada Carnitas, Milanesa Tortas, Enchiladas Verdes, and save some room for a slice of Mexican Chocolate Torte or Arroz Con Leche!


Tableside Guacamole Nothing kicks off a meal like the taste of fresh guacamole! Be sure to ask your waitstaff to prepare it right before your eyes. Whether you like it mild, spicy, or extra onions, we can create this dish to whatever your taste. As always, our guacamole comes with our warm house made tortilla chips!


Specialized Cocktails The Blue Iguana can quench any thirst. Our drinks are as eye catching as they are delicious. Try our Hibiscus Margaritas, our towering bloody mary's or one of our numerous rotating draft beers. There is something for everybody at The Blue Iguana


We Cater to your needs Have a special event that needs a little extra spice? The Blue Iguana caters with a customizable menu to suit your guests needs. Big or small, we can make a menu to make sure your guests are satisfied!


We believe in serving authentic Mexican cuisine prepared to your specifications. We believe in using fresh ingredients in a clean environment to make your dining experience something to remember!