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Gecko Restaurant

Sitio dos Matos Brancos, 701-N, Lagos 8600-114, Portugal
+351 282 688 270
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
“seared tuna” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Mediterranean, Fusion, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sitio dos Matos Brancos, 701-N, Lagos 8600-114, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic views on a nice terrace. The card is quite small but what is on offer is high standard and very taste full We came with a couple of friends, where half an hour late but this was no problem for the friendly staff. All...More

Thank Patrick G
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for sharing your comments about our award-winning Clubhouse at Espiche Golf. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the Clubhouse, and we hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for six friends to have Sunday lunch at 13:30, we waited 15-20 mins before anyone came to take a drinks order, then another 30 mins before anyone came to take our food choices. Well that was a joke in its self, the waitress...More

Thank Malcolm P
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your recent experience at the Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf. We are very sorry that we did not meet your expectations, and will ensure your comments are passed onto our management team to help us...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

I had a series of special dinners with wine pairing several in all the year 2017 and the best were the last ones. The chef is improving and became best.

Thank Yves187147
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Thank you again for your review and we hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch Sunday afternoon fantastic food in a great setting will definitely be back before end of holiday, staff very attentive all in all great way to spend a afternoonMore

Thank paintermanPeebles
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Our Clubhouse and Gecko Restaurant have been designed to appeal to a broad variety of clients and we welcome golfers and visitors alike to come enjoy...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Restaurant very easy to find. Terrace is a lovely spot to have lunch with views of the course and the surrounding countryside. Eclectic menu with a mixture of Golf Club staples and some other great dishes. We are in the process of working our way...More

Thank dss321ku
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Our Clubhouse and Gecko Restaurant have been designed to appeal to a broad variety of clients and we welcome golfers and visitors alike to come enjoy...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Booked to eat here...a large party. Only one waitress working along with the chef. Cannot believe that an establishment that promotes itself so hard failed to have enough staff working. The waitress was run ragged but did an amazing job...well done chef...the good was good...More

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EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for sharing your comments about the Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf. While we are very sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations, your feedback is greatly appreciated. Your comments will be passed onto our management team to help us improve our...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I can remember my eldest sons school report always read - trying hard but could do better.... Well that's exactly how I feel about this place. We booked a table for 7 o'clock as we were told the kitchen shuts at 7.30. It was 8...More

1  Thank MariellaLady
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your recent experience at the Gecko Restaurant. We are very sorry that we did not meet your expectations, and will ensure your comments are passed onto our management team to help us improve our levels...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We visited for lunch today - the Gecko Restaurant is a favourite and regular haunt of ours - but today our meal was of exceptional quality delivering a visual and taste sensation that was worthy of special praise. We enjoyed the seared tuna with a...More

1  Thank annlW336AP
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Our Clubhouse and Gecko Restaurant have been designed to appeal to a broad variety of clients and we welcome golfers and visitors alike to come enjoy...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Great people serving great food! Large potions for reasonable prices. Sandwiches are huge! Tuna was very fresh. Fish and chips was enough for 2. Very hot, not greasy. Staff was very accommodating. Even with big crowds of golfers enjoying drinks only. View is spectacular. Worth...More

1  Thank vagabondgolfergirl
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Our Clubhouse and Gecko Restaurant have been designed to appeal to a broad variety of clients and we welcome golfers and visitors alike to come enjoy...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Superb Sunday lunch at the Gecko Bistro, well worth a visit when your looking for a relaxed setting with excellent views, a change from lunch at the beach.The specials where to die for, the best sesame seared tuna, the duck salad what a twist ,...More

Thank jax50
EspicheGolf, Manager at Gecko Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you very much for visiting Gecko Restaurant at Espiche Golf, and for sharing your positive experience with us. Our Clubhouse and Gecko Restaurant have been designed to appeal to a broad variety of clients and we welcome golfers and visitors alike to come enjoy...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sitio dos Matos Brancos, 701-N, Lagos 8600-114, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 688 270
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy locally inspired dishes throughout the day from the stunning clubhouse which sits above the course and provides breath taking 360-degree panoramic views from every angle.
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