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033 Xuan Vien Street, Sapa 330000, Vietnam
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+84 20 3871 898
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07:00 - 23:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a very simple authentic french lunch..very minimal waiting time after the first order. They make nice and fresh lime juice with little sugar. Like their pumpkin soup. All young staff are very courteous with a smile. very authentic french environment inside and outside varandah area. Inside there were nice wall hangers depicting the original people of Sapa..very clean... More 

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Thank NathaPushpa d
Canberra, Australia
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118 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This little restaurant was just around the corner from our hotel. As we were coming home from dinner I noticed that there was the most tantalising array of cakes, pantries, tarts and pies out the front. After much deliberation I decided on the apple pie. The cost of all their cakes etc is $40,000VND which just under $3AUD. This pie... More 

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Thank Glammaa
Canberra
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were friendly, good service. We ordered a pizza and chicken fried rice, both meals were ok, but certainly not the best in Sapa. Dessert was good! Probably wouldn't eat here again

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Thank E_Mac1983
Austin, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was a perfect warm spot for dinner. We were surprised at how good the salami pizza was! And the tagliatelle crema was good too. Bihn and all the waitstaff were friendly and provided an excellent experience. Highly recommend!

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Thank Kathryn H
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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183 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good without being anything special, service was good and quick and with a smile.Prices are ok.

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Thank Nobbynonads
Sydney, Australia
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The main courses and dessert selection at this restaurant are great. Service is friendly and quick. The food is on the expensive side but it's worth it for a decent meal, there are lots of places in Sapa that will give you a cheaper but far lower quality meal. We came here twice during our stay in Sapa and really... More 

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Thank Elle P
Brisbane, Australia
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272 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast Lunch or Dinner this is the place to dine in Sapa. Clean and comfortable with a good selection of well prepared meals at fair prices. Kept coming back during our 4 days here. Friendly staff and good wifi.

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Thank searover69
Ottawa, Canada
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105 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Formal, attentive service from beginning to end. Extremely professional staff with a talented bartender. Our food was great; we mixed it up and had nem along with the bruschetta and a pizza. My sister had a sangria and she was a big fan. Overall, it was the best service we have received in SaPa with good food and drinks to... More 

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Thank susanr0se
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Le Gecko quickly became our favourite Sapa spot! Very reasonable prices, waiters speak good English and French, service unobtrusive yet quick. Great action-watching on the balcony but inside is very pleasant if the noise is too much. The gecko tea with Apple and cinnamon is delicious!! Great range of French, Vietnamese and Western opinions, extensive drinks menu. The sweet potato... More 

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Thank Alice F
Phuket, Thailand
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant I have been in Sapa. The staff understand English and do everything they can to please you. The food is good, providing you don't expect a level that doesn't exist in sapa. I have been to many places, I have always been disappointed except in this one.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 12
Cuisine
French, European, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 033 Xuan Vien Street, Sapa 330000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Lao Cai Province  >  Sapa
  • Phone Number: +84 20 3871 898
Description
Located in the center of Sapa town opposite the postal office and Sapa church, Le Gecko ( Hotel & Restaurant ) is known as a unique and trustful destination for tourists when they come to visit Sapa.The only French & Vietnamese hotel -restaurant in Sapa.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?