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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
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (493 reviews)
“texas brisket” (16 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary, Mexican, Latin, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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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 yesterday via mobile

We stumbled upon the Blue Gecko while staying at the Oasis Resort and walking to the local shops. We saw a "shack" that offered frozen drinks during our hot walk. This place is way more than a "shack that offers frozen drinks" the have a...More

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 5 days ago

You an call it a Shack, a small restaurant or Street Type Food, but its a must when you visit Cancun ! Great Atmosphere, the Owner is involved himself and make sure all the patrons are taken care of. They made some mean margaritas, The...More

Thank ansh1977
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service , friendly servers . Yummy Mexican local Good ! Loved the desserts as well ! Wish they would have Churros.....

Thank Priya V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the restaurant the tacos were honestly amazing and the owner is a great guy. We really enjoyed visiting with him and the place was very comfortable relaxing and delicious we will definitely be back

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived in Cancun a few hours early to check in to our hotel. Killed some time exploring the hotel zone in our rental car and getting our bearings. It was around 1pm on a Friday afternoon, we would spend six days and five nights at...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't just walk by. This small place has the best taco's. The fried avocado taco is to die for. They also make terrific drink. Try the Texas iced tea! Lost of fun with the staff and friendly patrons.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Blue Gecko after reading all the rave reviews. When we got to the restaurant, we were kind of surprised to find a small shack-like restaurant. We were hesitant but a little girl who was eating told us that the food was really...More

Thank Min C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't really like Cancun...too commercialized, so I use it as a jumping off point and try to spend as little time as possible there. We always had a hard time finding a place to eat which wasn't an American franchise (Subway, Outback Steakhouse...ugh), or...More

Thank Chefbobbydesab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my crew on a airline layover. We all eat out many times a week. So we are hard to please. Every single one of us agreed these were the best tacos we have had. I was so impressed with the quality of their...More

Thank Spike545
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hit the Blue Gecko 3 or 4 times during our stay. Great variety of tacos at reasonable prices. Staff was very friendly (shout out to Sheila!) and drinks were top notch. Nothing gimmicky about this place, just great food/drinks with really good people. May...More

Thank Dorff74
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nnoeliav
24 November 2016|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
If I recall around $5-6
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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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rzile
17 August 2016|
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Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
Pounds, Euros, USD, Pesos, MasterCard, Visa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
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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