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Main Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
501-226-0064
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Clean,convenient and caring wait staff

Right on the beachfront is a great spot popular with local families as well as tourists. My niece and I were there on a Sunday morning. Every table was filled with local families .The breakfast menu had plenty of options. The fry jacks that came with our egg entrees were perfect. A variety of hot... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is an OK spot for breakfast. The coffee is not as good as other options. Great spot for lunch, especially if you are craving a hamburger. They have really wonderful hamburgers! We went back a second afternoon to have them again.

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Work
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

They have some of the best food on the island. The prices are great too. When lobster is in season you can have a lobster breakfast for $20 Belize ($10 US). Nice atmosphere too.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Right on the beachfront is a great spot popular with local families as well as tourists. My niece and I were there on a Sunday morning. Every table was filled with local families .The breakfast menu had plenty of options. The fry jacks that came with our egg entrees were perfect. A variety of hot and cold drinks,juices and smoothies... More 

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

In the past we have dined in this restaurant and enjoyed the food. But not this time! As soon as we entered the restaurant, we felt that we were unwelcome. And it got worse! A surly man eventually took our order but when it arrived it was inedible. We were happy to pay the bill (rather than try to eat... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We were recently in Caye Caulker for your wedding. We had dinner here one of the nights. There were 10 of us. We had an assortment of dishes and almost everyone loved their food. Someone didn't like the pasta but I think it was just personal taste. Just my wife and I had breakfast another morning. You must order the... More 

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Livingston, Guatemala
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

For over a week I have been having wonderful breakfasts, sometimes as brunch, from the good variety of dishes. The evening meals are freshly cooked to order, ample and very tasty. The menu, I guess, will suit all tastes. Easy to find on the Main Street. On certain days, it may be best to reserve a table for dinner if... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

According to our friend who has lived on the island over 20 years the stewed chicken with rice and beans is great. I had to agree. It was the best I ate on the island.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Despite the name, they don’t have lobster year-round, especially since when we went, lobster was not in season. Our group of 5 stopped in for a late-ish lunch on a weekday. We sat outside on the porch and our group of 5 ordered drinks, sodas, pork chops, (clearish seafood) soup, a burger, chicken fingers, and a special fish. None of... More 

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Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

3 of us just left the restaurant.... We asked if we could pay separately....waitress .said we would have to go to the bar to do that. Not a problem for us as for the past two weeks that is exactly what we have done in all the other restaurants on the island without issues. One of us went to bar... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Tried this restaurant as we were passing by, just wanted a quick meal. An excellent meal, well presented, reasonably priced, friendly staff and well worth the price.

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Address: Main Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
Phone Number: 501-226-0064
Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
Cuisine: Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: 501-226-0064

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

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