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Lazy Gecko

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) #14 of 32 Restaurants in Sooke $$ - $$$ Mexican
6631 Sooke Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0A3, Canada
+1 778-425-2142
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (22 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 19:00All hours
$$ - $$$
6631 Sooke Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0A3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying in Sooke BC, for a few days and stopped in here for lunch. OMG the food was delicious! I had the tortilla soup and hubby had soft shell tacos, both were really good! Our waitress Lane, was AWESOME! So sweet and friendly!...More

Thank harleychick1962
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Lazy Gecko many times since they opened. I usually always have the crispy tacos and my hubby usually has the super sized burrito although last night he opted for the soft tacos. I agree with other reviews that the dishes...More

Thank Spyhopper12
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Friendly service and fresh delicious flavours. We are returning customers who enjoy supporting local and eating authentic Mexican cuisine and they make a mean Margarita. My only complaint is that they are always out of or don't have fresh guacamole.

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The staff are friendly. The owners are very involved in the business. I LOVE the nachos (usually with refried beans and beef added). There's a nice view too.

Thank couponqueen66
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The quality of the food was very good. The salsas were not good though. I was glad they had regular bottled hot sauce at least. The food was great though.

Thank 123kd123
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Went here for dinner one night since it was rated fairly well online. The staff are friendly enough, but I found it a bit odd that we were informed where the water was and to help ourselves when we were first greeted. If that is...More

Thank Frank_Hew_Very_Much
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Every time I eat here the food is fantastic. Their Beef taco salad is amazing and huge. Staff is great!

Thank Corrine V
Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you like Mexican food you will like the Lazy Gecko. Good simple food at great prices. The Burrito is big enough to share.

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Homemade salsa every morning from fresh ingredients, a genuine Mexican running the kitchen according to his mamas recipes in Guadalajara, awesome view from the veranda.

Thank cobra517
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I had tacos with refried beans and rice and my guest had a burrito. It was the biggest burrito I had ever seen. All the food was delicious. The only thing I could nit pick about was the warmish beer which came from a keg...More

Thank mugsyvictoriaB_C_
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6631 Sooke Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sooke
  • Phone Number: +1 778-425-2142
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