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Gecko's Grill & Pub

$$ - $$$
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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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my long-time favorite restaurants! Food is always great,service is always good. Due to the insidious trend of our local businesses to allow dogs and their owners to have access to all facilities,including now this restaurant,I will not go back. I have had enough! Not everyone wants to have their leisure time interrupted by some Knucklehead's dog,and to allow... More 

Thank Robb D
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back again this year and more than met expectations...we all ordered different meals and were served quickly and with a smile! Very reasonably priced and if you take your golf score card for the day you get a free drink! We have already been back and it was just as good as first time....we will return next year!

Thank judith b
Aurora, Illinois
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The food is average, period. Not bad, not outstanding, just consistently average. I've had burgers, salads, and sandwiches...not bad, not remarkable. The are a great family restaurant and service is consistently good.

Thank Ree12_12
North Las Vegas, Nevada
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239 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

They have been in business for several years, but we just heard about them. They have an all day $5.00 special for hamburgers with one side order. These are large hamburgers, cooked to order with whatever topping desired. Cheese is $1.00 extra; otherwise no gimmicks. We got there around 5:00 and waited about 10 minutes, when we left just after... More 

Thank Larry R
Cheshire UK
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Geckos has some great food, boom boom tacos, tilapia,bison burgers something for everyone. The staff are friendly and welcoming, they must have a good training programme. They have specials such as Monday $5 burger, Friday $10 fish and chips.It is a sports bar but you don't feel overpowered by the tvs

Thank Sacha10
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Family when hearing one evening for dinner and all of us ordered something different. Each of us thought the food was great tasting and a good value.

Thank Paul L
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195 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Don't overlook the All You Can Eat Barbecue at Geckos on Route 70 in Bradenton. I am a connoisseur if good barbecue and THIS IS GOOD BARBECUE!! The plate comes with tender, succulent pulled pork and your choice of two sides for $9.99. Burger Monday is awesome but don't overlook Barbecue Tuesday!!

Thank Louis S
Bradenton Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have eaten here a number of times. Food is good.minday nights they have a $5.00 hamburger, which is huge. Place is always busy. I've have everything from a burger to a salmon dinner. Drinks are two for one all the time. They have many TV'S going all the time. Great place for families or just to unwind..

Thank RoeP64
Tampa, Florida
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Waitress wasn't very good. Took forever to get her to come back after we got our food. Understaffed. My burger was over cooked.

Thank Corey K
Bradenton, Florida
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Every Geckos has its own ambiance. This particular one is more like a "Cheers" atmosphere where many are regulars and everyone knows your name. The food there is very, very good. A wide variety and some unique specials will cross your way. Always 2 for 1 on the drinks and the drink prices very affordable (we always get bar brands... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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