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Loco Gecko Beach Shak: Great For Drinks and Fun
The next time you are looking for a cool summer drink and a good time, head down to the Loco Gecko Beach Shak, just one block away from hotel BLUE. Loco Gecko is popular among couples and families and is great for a sunny afternoon on their deck, an evening inside at the bar, or lunch in the shade before hitting the beach. Curious about what makes this resort restaurant so popular?
Here are the top 5 reasons to check out Loco Gecko:
1. Beach Style Bar
The bar at Loco Gecko is pretty awesome. Topped with a color-changing gel, the bar top changes color when you touch it. From blues to yellows to greens, it’s a constant light show under your drink. There’s nothing else like it! The bar also sports a spacious U-shape, offering plenty of room for guests to kick back and relax.
2. Killer Beach Views
The breezy beach views from Loco Gecko can't be beat! Whether you prefer to sit outside for an afternoon margarita or have a beer under the Myrtle Beach night sky, the view from the outside deck it perfect. If you choose to sit on the Ocean Boulevard side, you can people watch and enjoy the sights and sounds of "The Bully". Or, if you sit on the other side, you can overlook the ocean and the sandy beaches that lie just past Loco Gecko. A drink with a view is the perfect way to drink!
3. Tasty Tropical Drinks
If you are thirsty, Loco Gecko is the place for you. Serving up a variety of margaritas, daiquiris, mixed drinks, beers, and of course tequilas, Loco Gecko offers something for everyone’s taste. Whether you want to try the Cactus Margarita made with Sauza Hornitos Reposado Tequila, pineapple juice and piña colada mix or if you want to sip on Loco's Twisted Lemonade made with sweet tea vodka and pink lemonade, your taste buds will thank you. The bartenders are also happy to serve up your favorite mixed drink or beer - they have everything you need to relax after a long day at the beach!
4. Awesome Bartenders
The bartenders at Loco Gecko are some of the best on the Grand Strand! They know how to make a good drink and to make you feel like you are amongst friends every time you sit down at the bar. Many of our bartenders have been here for quite some time, so you might recognize them when you come back next year for your favorite drink. Our bartenders are also happy to provide recommendations on their favorite drinks or menu items, making it easy for you to choose from our extensive selections.
5. Mouthwatering Food
Loco Gecko offers a tasty variety of food for hungry patrons. Served up hot and fresh, your appetizer, pizza or burger can be served inside at the bar or outside on the patio. Or, you can even take it to go and enjoy it on the beach! Start your meal off with Crispy Onion Strings and Seasonal Fresh Fruit then dive in to your main course which may include the Pizza Schmizza Burger (complete with pizza fixin’s like pepperoni and mozzarella cheese), Fish & Chips Ahoy! (a basket loaded with fresh fries and filet of fish), The Barnie Club (grilled chicken with Swiss, bacon and honey mustard), or get a large Hula Pie Pizza to share with your friends. No matter what you choose you will not be disappointed! Plus, did you know that you can order Loco Gecko food right from our very own Proximity Lobby Bar? You don’t even have to leave!
It's not hard to see why Loco Gecko Beach Shak is a favorite among hotel BLUE guests! Be sure to check out this hip, happening beach bar during your next stay!