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Beach Front, Caye Caulker, Belize
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Really tasty !

We walked past Fran's many times and she was always inviting us to sit down. There's just a few benches and so you just squish in wherever you can. We ordered the only 2 things she had which were lobster and honey glazed barbecue jerk chicken. Both came with 2 sides and rum punch. The food takes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

There really is no other word to describe it. As a group of 16 we thought we were getting a great deal for 20BLZ for a meal with meat, 2 sides and unlimited rum punch however we were so wrong. After an hour and a half waiting our food arrived but I wish it hadn't. It consisted of 2 slices... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We walked past Fran's many times and she was always inviting us to sit down. There's just a few benches and so you just squish in wherever you can. We ordered the only 2 things she had which were lobster and honey glazed barbecue jerk chicken. Both came with 2 sides and rum punch. The food takes along time but... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Loved the curried lobster and chicken dishes that were serves up for us. Fran was ill so unable to cook but another lady made our food and did a superb job. Love the fact the menu only has a few options, home cooking style! Really good value for money, portions Are very filling and the location is gorgeous right on... More 

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perth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Fran called us in, and we had a great dinner. All meals came with a pineapple rum drink. The garlic bread! Oh so good! And three thick slices of its crisp on the outside, fluffy on the inside goodness. Curry shrimp with rice was excellent, and the prices were right.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Fran is probably the top saleswoman on the island and knows how to sell you a deal. The thing is it's always the same deal for everyone, $25Belize Dollars and yes you get a free piece of chocolate cake with that! The food is fine but not amazing unlike her competition, Terry who is sometin of a maestro with Jerk... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The lady is a husler lol, she will sell you on this place and make you believe that it will be amazing. It is ok and feels over-priced for what you get. You get tiny portions and tiny FREE alcoholic drink and tiny cake, in all I ate and went accross the street ten feet away and bought a two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Loved fran's grill. Amazing food. Fran is great, she got us all singing. We turned up with 9 girls and she gave us one free meal. We went back twice during our stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We went for dinner one night. You have to go reasonably early, I think it kicks off at 6.30pm, otherwise you have to wait a while/won't get a space. The lady who runs it prepares food in a little shack on the beachfront and then barbecues it outside. Guests sit outside on benches and it's a great way to meet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Absolutely fantastic dinner, really good value. Delicious chicken with two sides, two rum punches and a slab of chocolate cake for 20 Belize. And Fran was a babe.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Food was very good with a selection of fresh fish, shrimp and chicken. The coconut curry sauce was full of flavor and complimented the shrimp. The chicken was good, but not as spicy as described. Enjoyed the meal and watching Fran work the crowd.

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Address: Beach Front, Caye Caulker, Belize
Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
Cuisine: Caribbean

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  • Address: Beach Front, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

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