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Gecko

#101 of 1,809 Restaurants in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
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89 Hang Bo St, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3828 8773
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England
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So pleased we found this little gem of a restaurant. Service and food excellent and very reasonable. Had a lovely 2 course meal last night. Would highly recommend.

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Thank 676markandrewg
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We found this fantastic restaurant by accident and so glad we did. The food is first class and it's so clean. The beer is quite cheap and the staff excellent. They cater for most taste and what will liked was how extensive the menu was... If you visit Hanoi in the old 1/4 then this Is the place to eat..... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good food and cheap. The staff were friendly and helpful and their English is good. The food hear is really tasty a nice change to get some good western food. They offer a huge menu with a range of food. From Vietnamese to western. We visited a couple of times within a week. The foot long sandwiches were fresh,... More 

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Thank Abigail P
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is really cozy here and makes you to come back again. We were eating there for three days and every time the food tasted great! Very flavourful and satisfying not for stomach only but for soul too. The servings are quite big, dishes are clean (well that is quite important for me as a picky person). They have... More 

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Haworth, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Almost a regular there.. in fact I was invited to take Graduation Photogrphs for one of the Staff but I had to return to Saigon.... This cafe describes it self as cheap and cheerful and is very popular with the Tourists, the ownner and I always talk JAZZ when I am there, and I prroud to showcase some Photographs, very... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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271 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in the old quarter of Hanoi for one week we have visited gecko 3 times, each time we have had different dishes and every time we have really enjoyed the food. The staff are lovely and speak a little English . This restaurant is quite small but I have seen 2 more gecko restaurants in nearby streets so... More 

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Neston, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate there a couple of times in the evening, because it was closer to our hotel than some other restaurants. We preferred eating downstairs as the atmosphere was more enjoyable. All the food was good and the service was fine particularly downstairs (not sure why this was). It was clear from what we overheard that many people come back... More 

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Thank Richard C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's really awesome view on rush busy street, which you can not see at your home! 😉 Atmosphere here is really nice and calm. Inside there Is really tasty aroma of some food and peaceful atmosphere. Outside on balcony you can feel busy rush street life. I really appreciate this atmosphere and prices here are so good, friendly staff, nice... More 

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Thank Matúš K
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Gecko restaurant last night as we couldn't find many restaurants and wanted a proper meal before travelling today. Food was fantastic! Great service, big portions and very good prices! I had spaghetti carbonara and the others had chicken with chips and vegetables. Everyone enjoyed theirs. Highly recommend

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Vietnam
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109 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was close to our hotel,and a spot that we used often for fussy eaters. The staff are great, the food is consistently good and they have a huge menu offering local and European food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, Vietnamese, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Hang Bo St, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3828 8773

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?