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479 W Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1268
609-898-7750
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Follansbee, West Virginia
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Looking for a dinner for two, we found just the right place. The Bruschetta Camponada was delicious! Five pieces of bread topped with an eggplant bruschetta! Pulled lamb flatbread & black bean cakes provided enough for dinner & lunch the next day, too. Very friendly service.

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Thank Becky8910
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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350 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of ten stopped here because they had outside picnic tables which could seat all of us fairly close together. My husband and I each had the vegetable Panini which was so large that we could have split it; in fact I stopped eating the bread and just ate the vegetables. It came with red cabbage slaw which my... More 

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Thank Teramo48
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant by mistake. Best mistake ever! Food is delicious and service is good. Only restaurant we visited multiple times while at Cape May.

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Parkersburg, West Virginia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We always like to try a new "off the beaten path" restaurant when we visit Cape May. Gecko's did not disappoint! We shared the quesadilla which is easily a meal for two. The service was just "ok". The server seemed to be swamped and this made service a bit slow, however it was worth the wait. As with most of... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I expected more from this cute little place. The food was mostly ok, nothing great, but the chicken was very tough and inedible. The service was horrible, very disorganized and rushed. The girl who served us seemed very uncomfortable and never responded when we would say thank you, she just walked away quickly. The flavors of most of our meals... More 

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Thank ctheworld024
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

As a parent of a child with a shellfish allergy dining out in Cape May is challenging! Thank goodness for Gecko's! Fresh food! Great menu! Friendly staff! Wonderful garden dining! Highly recommend!

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Thank courtney1232016
Cape May, New Jersey
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We like to go here for a nice dinner or lunch. Usually the food is very good although the last couple times I visited the food was not the greatest. You can't go wrong though with the 3 sister quesadilla.....

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Thank cherylbythesea
West Cape May, New Jersey
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We have eaten numerous times at Gecko's. The specials are always interesting and tasty. Also, a variety of soups are available and the main courses are quite tasty. You order your food at the main counter and it is delivered to your table, either indoors or outside.

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Thank Alan M
Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The decor was nice, the service was excellent. The ingredients were good but some combinations didn't work. The bruschetta was super good and the soups. We'll be back to try more of the menu, starting with the bruschetta.

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Thank John R
Shelton Ct.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This place was a big surprise to us! We had actually wanted to eat at Key West Taco which is joined together with Gecko's but Key West Taco was closed Wednesday. We were disappointed until we walked into the a friendly, very clean, cheerful environment of Gecko's ! Every bite was a food sensation we sat in a shaded little... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $18
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479 W Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1268
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: 609-898-7750
Description
Serving casual cafe fair with a variety of regional dishes. Enjoy lunch in our cozy dining room or relax outside in our shaded garden. Call us for take out.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?