News & Awards

GHG’s Annual Iron Chef competition is ON!

Gecko's Launches Month-Long 'Iron Chef Challenge' Olivia Letts, Sarasota Magazine During the competition, each Gecko's location will design a special Iron Chef Menu and a winner will be chosen each week Starting today and running through Sunday, June 9, diners…

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Dockside and Dry Dock top list of great locally owned restaurants for stone crab

28 great restaurants for stone crab in Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice by Wade Tatangelo, Florida Times-Union Stone crab season runs through May 15 Take note, fans of Florida’s famed stone crab claws. Season continues through May 15 and then stone crab claws will…

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Gecko’s Hospitality Group scores again in Sarasota Magazine Best Of awards

Best of Sarasota 2019 Sarasota Magazine editors' picks for the best new restaurants in Sarasota-Manatee Best New Way to Drink for a Good Cause The Shark Lady In the middle of last year’s red tide crisis, the folks at Gecko’s…

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Menus with a Mission: Gecko’s Hospitality Group promotes local farms and seasonal fare

Menus with a Mission: The Gecko's Hospitality Group promotes local farms and seasonal fare by Abby Weingarten, Edible Sarasota Growing sustainable partnerships with local farms is a hallmark of the Gecko’s Hospitality Group, and the weekly menus at their numerous…

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Gecko’s Opens New Event and Meeting Space

Signature Events & Catering is located in The Landings, in the original Gecko’s location that closed in 2017 by Cooper Levey-Baker, Sarasota Magazine The company that owns and operates six Gecko’s Grill & Pub locations, plus a handful of other…

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Restaurant News: Here Comes a New Catering Venue for Gecko’s

Dining, drinking out info and deals for Sarasota and Manatee counties Sarasota Herald-Tribune, March 7, 2019 Gecko’s new venue Mike Gowan and Mike Quillen have enjoyed a presence at The Landings in Sarasota since the opening of their Gecko’s Grill…

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Signature Events & Catering to Open March 15, 2019

Gecko’s new event and catering space opening March 15 by Laura Finaldi, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, March 4, 2019 Did you know that the first ever Gecko’s Grill & Pub opened in The Landings in 1992? It’s hard to imagine Sarasota without…

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Gecko’s Hospitality Group Serves Up New Catering Venue

Popular restaurant chain serves up new catering venue Staff Report, Business Observer, March 2, 2019 Gecko’s Hospitality Group, one of the largest restaurant companies in the Sarasota-Bradenton region, plans to open a catering and event venue in Sarasota later in…

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Skip the Straw, Make a Difference

Dry Dock aims to lessen environmental impacts SNN News "It's well known that plastic straws can harm and do harm sea turtles and shorebirds." By skipping the straw, you can make a difference. View the news clip here.  

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Dry Dock Waterfront Grill a delicious part of enjoying the Great American Pastime

The 2019 Spring Training Guide to Tampa/St. Pete, Orlando and SW Florida by Scott Rouch, wheretraveler.com Discover the hotspots while traveling through the Grapefruit League. When planning your Florida spring training trip to preview the 2019 Major League Baseball season,…

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