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Gecko

#110 of 1,779 Restaurants in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
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89 Hang Bo St, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3828 8773
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Helsinki, Finland
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111 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just walked in to this nice restaurant from crazy busy street. even it was early afternoon it was quite full of people having late lunch / dinner Service was good Please try sorrow of the war cocktail it is worth if trying

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Thank Kirsi T
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for some western food we were recommend this place by our hotel. The food was amazing, home made chicken nuggets were a great hit with kids. Pesto chicken pasta was also lovely. Pizza had nice flavours just not as thin based as we were hoping for. Overall a great western meal in Hanoi 😊

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Thank Bal S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sit upstairs at one of the balconies and watch the madness of scooters and traffic at junctions. A beer in hand, a superb papaya salad in front and the day just can't get better. A delightful bar with easy service and relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank Alison2143
Lidkoping, Sweden
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We walked by Gecko by a coinsidence and now we know how lucky we were! The food was really really good (we had the steamed fish with dill, Mango/avocado salad & garlic/cheese bread). We also tried the famous "sorrow of the war" drink and we did absolutely not get disapionted! You must try it if you visit!

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Thank michaelaohman11
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We came for a dinner randomly, and really liked it! So we came again the dinner the day after! A lot of different dishes, you will find what you want, and different range of price. A really good restaurant.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Good food I ate there twice when I was in hanoi and it was great both times The food is delicious and it's cheap compare to hanoi restaurants enjoy.

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Thank hakiee s
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

True to their advert, it's cheap good food. Also, music was pleasant - not too loud and not rock-a-bye-baby type either. Inside the restaurant was cozy while there's a table outside for smokers. We thoroughly liked the seafood basket, gin fizz, mojito and whiskey. Like all Vietnamese restaurants we've been to these last 5 days, service was 👌🏻 and staff... More 

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Thank Christine J
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70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

I liked this place so much I went twice which is rare as I like to try and eat out in different places whenever traveling. The chicken, cashews and rice is great.

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Thank Birdfuller
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We had nice meals and drinks there a few times. I accidentally broke a small pepper shaker and they tried to charge AUS$14 for a $2 pepper shaker broken by accident. Good place overall, just don't break anything.

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Thank RobVess
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1,634 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 646 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

they have a few outlets all over hanoi. if you are looking for some cold beers and pub food then any gecko in hanoi will be good place to chill out. good service and the prices are reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, Vietnamese, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Hang Bo St, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3828 8773

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