If you live in or around Tampa, there's a good chance you've heard of the Green Iguana at least once.  Since 1990 it's been serving up delicious Caribbean-inspired fare and great drinks to Tampa Bay residents and visitors alike.  With six locations now established throughout the area, we think it's safe to say the Green Iguana is a Tampa Bay institution that definitely won't be leaving us anytime soon.

The original Green Iguana on South Westshore Boulevard started it all in 1990 as a cozy hangout for Westshore District residents who wanted to grab a drink after work or enjoy dinner with the family.  Now it's a full scale haven for those seeking delicious eats, a place to watch the game, or just dance on the outdoor tiki bar.

Green Iguana Anderson is a veritable mecca for those looking for a great night out on the town.  Boasting a huge, climate-controlled tiki bar, 2 more bars, and some of the best DJs in the area on most nights of the week, Green Iguana Anderson will definitely do good for the inner party animal.  Of course, if a more relaxed, romantic evening is more your thing, they've got you covered with a serene, outdoor fire pit perfect for sipping drinks over.

If you're in Brandon, Green Iguana Brandon will treat you right without having to take I-75 all the way into Tampa.  Bring the fam for some great food like huge burgers, naked tacos, sandwiches, entrees, wraps and more.

Catching a Bucs or Bulls game at Raymond James?  Stop by Green Iguana Stadium, just a stone's throw from the stadium for all your pre and post game eating and drinking needs.  Cool drinks like their Absolut Arnold Palmer and classic mojito will have you feeling refreshed in no time.

Ybor City is the party capital of the bay area and Green Iguana Ybor definitely follows suit.  Boasting 2 stories, 5 bars, 12 TVs, and more, Green Iguana Ybor is the place to be if you want a night of letting loose or a nice place to sit outside, people watch, and relax during the day.

As you can see, each Green Iguana has its own charm, but they all share the same mission of serving great food and providing a fun atmosphere for all who visit.  Check one out today and let us know what you think!