We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Gecko Cantina

) #33 of 852 Restaurants in Cancun American, International,
Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 16 Zona Hotelera | Across the Street From Grand Oasis Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 840 6935
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (493 reviews)
“texas brisket” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary, Mexican, Latin, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 16 Zona Hotelera | Across the Street From Grand Oasis Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (1,182)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,085 reviews

Reviewed 3 days 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 4 days 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 6 days 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the Blue Gecko every time we are in Cancun because it has excellent food for reasonable price. The shrimp guacamole is the best! The owner is an interesting guy.

Thank CAK909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered tacos and appetizers. Loved the jalapeno poppers; nice variety of tacos, drinks, etc. Service was excellent and enjoyed the music and jello shots.

Thank LovetheBeach64
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Careyes
189 reviews
.82 km away
The White Box
639 reviews
.39 km away
Tempo by Martin Berasategui
917 reviews
.81 km away
Fred's House
2,079 reviews
1.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museo Maya de Cancun
1,895 reviews
.45 km away
Flamingo Mall
21 reviews
.83 km away
Xenotes Oasis Maya
1,923 reviews
.45 km away
Manta Divers Cancun
698 reviews
.45 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
nnoeliav
23 November 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
If I recall around $5-6
1
Vote
Jennifer B
31 August 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
Our exchange rate is 18 per 1 USD
1
Vote
rzile
17 August 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from BlueGeckoCantina | Property representative |
Pounds, Euros, USD, Pesos, MasterCard, Visa
1
Vote
Improve this listing

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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing