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Gecko's Grill & Pub

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American, Bar, Pub
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7228 55th Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34203-8018
+1 941-727-8988
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 12:00
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Perth, Canada
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49 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Everyone is always friendly, with fast service and good prices. Reward program is quite good, and easy to redeem.

Thank Candid_Patron
Durand, Michigan
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

has a good menu with specials daily. Service is very good with moderate prices. Easy parking as it is located in a plaza

Thank Dale N
Sarasota, Florida
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572 reviews
368 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

We have always been fans of this pub cum sportsbar cum casual restaurant. Good food, pub atmosphere reasonable prices. Once there were just a couple and now it seems like there's a Geckos everywhere. The salads and sandwiches are great and the bison burger is outstanding.

Thank JordanS8
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

This place looks like a run of the mill burger bar from the outside but don't be fooled. They offer a great selection of food and some great beers making it well worth a visit. The staff are friendly and welcoming, the bar / restaurant is very well laid out. When we visited it was $5 burger night so the... More 

Thank Keith C
Fort Myers, Florida
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

We waited 25 minutes to be seated ( Sunday afternoon ). Once we were seated we got our drinks right away, but waited a very long time to get our entree order. Then they got my order wrong. Once we got our food it was very good.

Thank Ken B
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Dropped in on a Saturday and was pleasantly surprised by the fun atmosphere, variety of food on the menu, good service and smiling faces. The food was excellent and it was a bonus to have a strong FSU presence since we're Seminoles fans. A wonderful lunch outing!

Thank Kalley W
Bradenton, Florida
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We gave this a place try a few weeks ago, and it has become our new weekly go to restaurant. The menu has good variety and we always getting greeted and treated well by the staff. They have local craft beers and 2 for 1 house wines (during happy hour). Good food at very reasonable prices. We bring our granddaughters... More 

Thank Knitknee1969
Chicago, Illinois
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88 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

Go on Monday. Dine in only – $5.00 hamburgers and EVERY DAY- ALL DAY 2 for 1 drinks. Burgers are Hugh, delicious and the Margaritas are excellent. Can’t eat like this all the time but an occasional burger is good, especially on Monday for $5.00 So go and enjoy! When the weather is less humid eat outdoors and enjoy the... More 

Thank Alice34203
New York City, New York
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129 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Sports bar, family-friendly, very good value. Exceptional service at our last visit. Waiter offered to bring a sample of a seasonal beer before we ordered. Burgers done perfect. Their fresh made potato chips are "the side" to go with your meal. We did a take-out order to bring home. Several of us go here often and order burgers, sandwiches, wraps,... More 

Thank VanCortlandt
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196 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

This is an average evening bar haunt with food on the side. Typical of chain establishments. Can't say anything bad about it, but nothing especially great either. Service was prompt and courteous. Food was fresh and not over-priced.

Thank Philip2009

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7228 55th Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34203-8018
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-727-8988
Whether out on your own, with your family or joining a group of friends, Gecko's Grill & Pub is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the camaraderie of a favorite neighborhood grill and sports bar.Serving lunch, dinner and a complete late night menu, Gecko's features gourmet pub food, nightly chef's specials and a full bar featuring 2-4-1 Happy Hour drinks ALL day.Locally owned and operated since 1992, Gecko's truly is Sarasota and Bradenton's very own Cheers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?