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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%
Travelers talk about
“taco” (218 reviews)
“sliders” (31 reviews)
“texas brisket” (17 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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 1 week ago via mobile

We usually like to try new places but the Blue Gecko is too good not to make a return visit. The food is amazing, the portions generous. Both the Arachera and the bacon wrapped shrimp tacos were wonderful. The service is excellent. While it is...More

1  Thank Tom1378
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food it's delicious, nice beach decorations, geckos exotic flavored drinks are super good too, great ambient and music, a place to come back

3  Thank Eilin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We read some great reviews about this place and decided to try it out. It is extremely small and is only an outdoor establishment but has a whole lot of character. The staff was friendly and very helpful. I would describe the food as the...More

1  Thank Magnifico2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in November and again in February. We sought out this "taco stand" after all the favorable reviews on TA. Trust me, they were right! The best tacos we have had anywhere...and we have xonsumed our fair share. The owner, which is usually there,...More

Thank Toledobabs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place looks like a taco stand, so it would be easy to overlook--but don't. It is now 2 years later and my bf and I still discuss the best tacos we've ever eaten. I do hope there are plans for a minneapolis satellite restaurant.

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

Thank you very much! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the greatest restaurant in cancun. we didn't go all inclusive so we could eat at restaurants like this. A very short walk to our hotel. fun place

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

Thank you very much! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited day 1 in Cancun. Small but very lovely! Cocktails were spot on. Couldn’t fault the food, very delicious & very generous portions. Staff were all lovely, the atmosphere & decoration inside is great. It was quiet the night we visited but we have passed...More

2  Thank Josh51423
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stop by with family; services was fantastic. Dealt with our picky daughter. The spicy garlic shrimp was to die for and my green Chile pork tacos are the best kept secret!!

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

Thank you very much! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked over here a couple of evenings ago after reading reviews, and they were spot on! Located under a palapa, there are wooden stools and benches for seating for approximately 30 people. Don’t texpect true comfort, but do expect excellent service and great food. Reminds...More

1  Thank Doreen L
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place isn't fancy but don't let that fool you. Looks like a taco stand on the street but the food will not disappoint you. Very big portions, with excellent customer service. My whole family enjoyed the food and drink selections. We will visit again...More

1  Thank Trisa C
BlueGeckoCantina, Owner at Blue Gecko Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again soon!

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moneil114
July 5, 2018|
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Response from jkesn228 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
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Jared Alyssa D
November 4, 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
November 23, 2016|
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Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
$3 for all beers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
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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