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Geckos Bar & Tapas

$$ - $$$American, ,
3500 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1446
+1 505-262-1848
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good40%
  • Average29%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (4 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3500 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1446
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Very down to earth place. Great waitress and food was delicious. Had the Green Chili chicken and lobster and a couple of Local beer. Nice place to eat late night

Thank Wander_Lust1969
Reviewed 17 November 2017

First the bad: we where told 4 times "We will be right with you". That did not happen for a while. Somebody was busy punching data in the register instead of attending the customers. (-1 Star) The good: Margaritas, beer and food where good and...More

Thank crackerguyandgal
Reviewed 14 November 2017

If I would not have been so hungry I would have gone somewhere else. A good overall cleaning is in order. The menu's are dirty, the tables were sticky and the server couldn't care less about much. The menu says the 8 oz burger is...More

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We (family of 4 with 2 young teens) totally stumbled across this place after a long day of touring around Albuquerque. We were just looking for a quick bite, and found Geckos after driving around on Central for a bit. It turned out to be...More

Thank Seagulls34
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We googled best happy hour in Albuquerque and this place came up as a top pick. It's in a quirky neighborhood with a funky vibe - lots of people enjoying outdoor seating. Good selection of beverages, and food items. The tempura lobster tail was yummy,...More

Thank TravelWiseN0W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I wandered into the Gecko after exiting the horrible establishment next door when waiting 30 minutes for drink service. I saw outdoor seating and tables inside. I perched near the door. "How are the margaritas?" The spike-haired waitress responded, "Boozy!" It was a match made...More

Thank Aurora_Guy
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Great for an afternoon of chilling in Nob Hill. Good for people watching. Inside is nice and cool, and the food is good. Happy hour starts at 4pm.

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We had a drink there on a Saturday night. Sat at the bar, the place was filling up around 10:00pm. Service was efficient. The decor is not out of this world but they have tables and little booths. You can also sit outside when it's...More

Thank Laurence L
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My friends and I decided to stop in for a quick beer and after three beers we finally left. The staff was attentive and very friendly. I would definitely recommend this place to everyone. We did have a couple of sandwiches which were huge.

Thank Luv2beonvacation
Reviewed 21 April 2016

From the minute you walk in, you feel welcome in this cool neighborhood bar in Nob Hill. I live nearby and it's my go-to place when I feel like having a good drink and a tasty bite surrounded by friendly people (where everybody knows your...More

Thank LisaLa0602
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1446
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 505-262-1848
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