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Gecko Cabane Restaurant

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1/36-37 Soi Ruamjit, Maharat Road, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 81 958 5945
11:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a short walk from the market area, so away from all the hussle and bustle. Looked very cosy and inviting so we gave it a try. Service was excellent and the food was fantastic. Very cosy place, decor quirky and lots of fans to cool you down. There were families with children there so suitable for everyone. Excellent... More 

2 Thank Diane9994
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can really recommend this restaurant. The food was delicious and the prices were reasonable. The owner and staff were very kind and friendly. I am sure I will come back to this place again.

3 Thank Łukasz K
Dublin, Ireland
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to eat here after seeing its great reviews. we were not dissapointed. the restaurant is beautifully decorated and has a real charm to it. We ate the Massaman curry(vegetarian) , fried rice with pork and veg and returned the next night for the curry fried rice with vegetable. the service was some of the best we have received... More 

2 Thank Dotsie2118
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about this place is perfect: - service - location - food Besides we order our food and roughly 15 minuetes after it was served in our table.

2 Thank Diego B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gecko Cabane is unique and delicious. The ambiance is not a typical venue appealing to western tastes (music, decor, menu, etc), but is instead its own thing. The owners are very welcoming and willing to accommodate food allergies. We were in Krabi Town for 4 days, and decided to return for our last night. We left on a positive note.

2 Thank Frank C
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overrated - nice penang curry but fried chicken was a bit disappointing. Fishcakes were quite good. The whole meal was 650 baht for a starter, 2 mains, a mango lassi and big bottle of water.

Thank GabryLondon
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mussalam curry and three sauce fish were absolutely Excellent. As well the a banana flambé and thaijito. Price are also quite good related to the food quality. The stuff is nice and gentle. Very good!

3 Thank Frank P
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best red curry I've had so far, but not best curries. You can totally hit a secret and authentic spot that has really great curries. However this place has a nice and Romantic atmosphere with great service.

3 Thank elladela
Bristol, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'd rate this restaurant 5 stars on the basis of their "fish in 3 sauces" alone. It was the best fish dish either of us have had anywhere for quite a while. Aside from that it is a really pretty restaurant, hung with lanterns and nice furniture. The rest of our food was good and the service was excellent -... More 

3 Thank Memma3121
Calgary, Canada
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333 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My final rating of Gecko Cabane is very fair as based on four elements for a restaurant rating; Service, Food, Value and Atmosphere. I found the atmosphere of the restaurant to be quiet while dining on the porch with the fans circulating in the background, the vibe seemed ideal for couples, less for the solo traveler. The down side of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
French, Fusion, Asian, Thai, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/36-37 Soi Ruamjit, Maharat Road, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Krabi Town
  • Phone Number: +66 81 958 5945
Small gastronomique restaurant running by one chef and her team. 40 places maximum - group more 8 persons reservation necessary for evening time - group 10 persons and more reservation necessary all day. reservation by phone and contact in restaurant only. +66 8 19 5859 45.

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