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Blue Gecko Cantina

Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 16 Zona Hotelera | Across the Street From Grand Oasis Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 840 6935
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (510 reviews)
“texas brisket” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary, Mexican, Latin, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 16 Zona Hotelera | Across the Street From Grand Oasis Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Blue Gecko was great! The food and drinks were fantastic, especially the texas taco and the bang bang shrimp taco! You can't beat $3 dollar beers! The service was awesome, our waitress Sheila and bartender Raul were loads of fun and made sure everything was...More

Thank lsteve124
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited the Blue Gekko with family after having read the rave reviews on TA and given that it was within walking distance from our resort. Found the place very small and cramped and unsurprisingly full. Staff were completely rushed off their feet, but managed to...More

Thank MiiTMO
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came to Cancun for 2 weeks and accidentally came across this GEM! Liked it so much we came back twice! Great food, great drinks, great ambiance and GREAT service! Loved the music and REALLY APPRECIATED the free wifi! Sheila & Raul are THE BEST!...More

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to visit Blue Gecko based on trip advisor reviews and we were not disappointed! It's a small independent place, serving Mexi-Cali food, Although it isn't quite traditional mexican food, it was really nice for a change. The visit was made particularly special with...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed eating at the Blue Gecko Cantina. We walked along Avenida Kukulkan from the Marriott CasaMagna and were not disappointed. Its a small open-air venue that had excellent food.

Thank curbysplace
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG I had the chicken taco salad. Nothing like I got back home. It was amazing cooked onions and peppers with roasted chicken corn and cheddar cheese with sales and guacamole.

Thank Courtney F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place while avoiding some rain on our vacation! Very fun little dive bar. Great tacos and margaritas! We had stopped to buy beer and snacks for our hotel room and the bartender noticed and put it in their fridge while we drank...More

Thank mountjoyjenny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing experience with decently priced beverages. The service was good and the place was clean. We were asked if we would like more drinks throughout our experience. Pleasant and would recommend others to come and visit this bar!

Thank Dean R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know if I could call this place a restaurant since it is so tiny and next to the Kukulcan Blvd than looks more like a bus stop with a roof than a restaurant. Aside from that comment, the food is simply great. Every...More

Thank TboneQuasimodo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This food is delicious. Atmosphere is great too. Can't beat the price, especially for the quality you are getting. Won't regret it. (Tried the: Texas Taco, Korean BBQ Taco, Jalapeno Poppers, and of course the Guac, all amazing!)

Thank Alexa M
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nnoeliav
24 November 2016|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
If I recall around $5-6
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Jennifer B
31 August 2016|
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Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
Our exchange rate is 18 per 1 USD
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17 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 16 Zona Hotelera | Across the Street From Grand Oasis Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 840 6935
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Description
Blue Gecko Cantina is a fun filled atmosphere providing excellent quality food for a very reasonable price. No black ties or white table cloths here!
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