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Gecko Cafe & Grill

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Playa Piuta, Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
+506 2758 1558
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (8 reviews)
“puerto viejo” (4 reviews)
“made in house” (2 reviews)
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Contemporary, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Playa Piuta, Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. The Best Location
"Amazing ocean view, cool breezes, a welcome change from downtown Limon"
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2. Delicious food!
"Great cheeseburgers and nice drinks.."
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3. Out of this world Mojitos :p
"this is definitely one of/the nicest place to eat in Puerto Limon!"
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe that helps Costa Ricas homeless dogs. Part of all procedes go to the animal rescue. Offers light lunches, smoothies and shakes. The dog rescue is behind the cafe, so you can go hang out with the pups. And maybe take a pup...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

A nice place for lunch a little outside of Limon on the water. Very modern with a nice menu of burgers & a few other things. My husband enjoyed his fish sandwich but my shrimp wrap was just OK. Parking is a little tight.

Thank Saltspringsgirl
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Recently I returned to the Gecko with a large group of 20 persons while traveling to Puerto Viejo. Prior to my visit, I was able to communicate with Adriana and place all of my orders ahead of time. When we arrived my group received a...More

Thank coelectronic
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a cold beer and a tasty bite. Located at the beach, and near to my place. Recommendable in this little village.

Thank koenb193
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Nice place to relax. The food was really good, service excellent, very friendly staff, even offered us dominoes to play! Nice variety of craft beers.

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 13 May 2018

I visited this place with a group of guest visiting from the states. The service was good the food was excellent. The owner was very polite accommodating and share a little history of the area. I will be sure to return.

Thank coelectronic
Adriana C, Propietario at Gecko Cafe & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you sooo much for your comment!! We are very glad that you enjoyed our restaurant and really hope you could visit us again.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great cheeseburgers and nice drinks... this is definitely one of/the nicest place to eat in Puerto Limon!

Thank Laura19456
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Good, simple food in a nice setting. Great for a pint and burger after a warm day of work / holiday. Safe bet when in limon.

Thank MRE007
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing ocean view, cool breezes, a welcome change from downtown Limon. Situated just minutes from downtown Limon , Geckos is a fabulous little Lunch spot ! The pace is modern and very clean . Tasty sandwiches, burgers and pita bread . All the Bread is...More

Thank chilerojo
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This was a really nice spot. The hosts and cooks were awesome and so friendly. We really appreciated their service and the food and drink was great! Good prices and all in all just a really great experience. I highly recommend this hidden little gem

Thank Kevin C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Contemporary, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Piuta, Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Limon
  • Phone Number: +506 2758 1558
  • E-mail
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