“We are pleased to have the opportunity to invite like-minded partners, who share our values, and the passion for what we do to become part of the Casual Dining Group family of brands.” Steve Richards CEO
Las Iguanas offers delicious fresh Latin food and a bar renowned for high quality Latin inspired cocktails, as well as the largest selection of rums and tequilas in the UK. Now with over 50 restaurants, up and down the UK, the brand is in an exciting period of growth, with over 10 restaurants opened in the last 12 months. Set to hit the international scene soon, across the Middle East and beyond, the fresh & authentic Mexican, Brazilian & South American food & cocktails are sure to find ever more loyal amigos.
To keep true to its Latin roots, the team have close ties with South America including friends, suppliers, charities and organisations. Regular visits serve to keep enhancing the brand and the authenticity, making sure the design and menus are best in class.
Appealing to a wide age group, with a loyal following amongst millennials
A market leading cocktail menu, with huge bar trade potential
Unique in offering Latin American food, that goes beyond Mexican dishes
Suited to a range of locations
We are looking for experienced operators wanting to expand their portfolio across the UK, Europe and beyond, and offer an unrivalled franchise support package, and access to one of the UK’s largest restaurant supply chains, with no cost passed on to our partners.
Franchising with Las Iguanas means:
Site selection and restaurant design
Benefit from our extensive experience in property requirements and store design, with access to both external and internal design teams. Innovative restaurant designs ensure our estate sets trends and maintains its position in the casual dining market place.
Award winning menus
Recreate the dishes that bring millions of customers to Las Iguanas each year, and receive guidance and assistance on how to localise our menus for your chosen territory. Tap into our widely accredited UK supply chain, one of the largest in the industry, and enjoy pricing at the same price as our own restaurants.
State of the art operations portals
Keep up to date with brand developments with our online, mobile optimised operations portal and applications, and receive the complete guide on how to start and continue on the journey of operational excellence.
Restaurant visits and business reviews
Quarterly business reviews to ensure your Las Iguanas business delivers maximum customer satisfaction and financial performance, coached by your dedicated business development manager.
Pre and post opening training support
Enjoy both pre and post opening training for both front and back of house teams, from a dedicated training team with extensive UK, international and brand experience. Our team will support all stages of the process ensuring our brand standards are delivered for all new openings.
Access our brand marketing collateral and menu designs on your online marketing toolkit site, where all branded point of sale and marketing collateral is readily available for you to customise and download, ready for print. We are also on hand to help with website and digital presences including social media and PR, to help you build annual marketing plans and review progress against it.