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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
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“taco” (226 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, 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 1 week ago via mobile

Went there everyday for drinks and sometimes food. Andy is always friendly. Good place for mojito Ivan and Dan

Thank shaver18
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, glad you enjoyed our place..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here before and it was great then and it is great again. I debated on posting this place because I like that it is a hidden secret, but the people who own it from Texas deserve to be recognized for having such...More

Thank travelskeeker
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, glad you keep coming back!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time visiting this spot but it came highly recommended by others we met on our trip. Small, thatch roof community table restaurant and bar that reminded us of a cool surf spot that only locals know about. Drinks were amazing and...More

Thank Foxfield252
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and it was nice to meet you. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love Love Love the Blue Gecko!!! Sometimes we come back to Cancun just for their tacos! Met the owner this trip and he told us they’re his wife’s recipes, which are amazing! Great staff, atmosphere and food. Say hi to Roxanne, yes the one from...More

Thank Doug K
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and it was nice to meet you. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Blue Gecko has the best fish tacos I have ever had. Very reasonable prices, good cocktails. It is an open air, small restaurant. I was able to get my tacos with my preferences, even though it was not on the menu. The fish tacos...More

1  Thank karen k
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and it was nice to meet you. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a sit down restaurant but a fun place to pull up a stool, have a drink, and enjoy tacos! Not too expensive and the staff are very friendly! Would highly recommend.

1  Thank betsyjohn99
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friendly cozy bar for some drinks. Nice cocktails and very good atmosphere. We didn’t eat, just had a few drinks, so can’t write anything about the food. Great place to hang out!

Thank Miketogo
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and hope to see you again soon to try our food!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read the reviews on Trip Advisor thinking this place would be good...not at all. When we pulled up, the place was almost empty, and that should've been our clue to leave. First beware of what this place is going to cost you: *Menu prices...More

Thank BertaSuzzanne
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I would like to address YOUR ISSUES. 1. You arrived at our restaurant at 1:45 PM, pretty much after the lunch crowd is back at the pool. 2. The prices are in dollars and have been the same prices for over two years.The reason being...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Fun little shack with bar stools that over looks the main drag. Wait staff was very nice. Has a t.v for watching games. There was a lively crowd of single spring breakers having a good time there. Got a Miami Vice (half strawberry daiquiri and...More

1  Thank atlantaaunt
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

While we appreciate your response, everyone has their own opinion. The review below states we have the very best fish taco ever. The Hurricane Fish Taco currently is our number one seller and all the pilots for all the airlines order it every week. It...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

My wife and I found this little street side cafe across from the JW Marriott. The food, drinks and staff were awesome!! Mike drop!

1  Thank Steven T
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and hope to see you again soon!

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Jared Alyssa D
5 November 2017|
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Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
We have 5 different shrimp tacos, 2 different fish and 1 salmon taco
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nnoeliav
24 November 2016|
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Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
$3 for all beers
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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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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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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