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Smoky Mermaid

13 Cork Street | Fort George District, Belize City, Belize
223 4759
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Ranked #25 of 52 Restaurants in Belize City
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Brooklyn, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

The food was okay, portions were somewhat small but the service was poor. We received our orders in a very piecemeal manner, spread out over almost an hour. The location was not crowded at all, service was just slow and the server forgot several items on the order but not on the bill, that we just had to cancel at... More

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California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Surrounded by trees and a little turtle pond, this place was a hit with the young kids. We stayed at the Great House of which the restaurant is a part of. The food was plentiful and the fried plantain chimichanga is to die for!

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Right by the top hotel in the area (Radisson) is a lovely little restaurant. The food is very nice and the value is ok. It's an open air restaurant with plants and water around you. Nice setting.

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Dallas, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Ate here because it is directly below The Great House hotel and Belize City isn't the best place to walk around town at night. The atmosphere/environment were good but the food was just not up to par and I'm very easy please when it comes to reviewing food. The french fries were blocks of something that didn't resemble the look... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Tasty food is served at this friendly place with a nice outdoor seating. Lobster was very good and the restaurant will satisfy anyone except those after "excellency" which is pretty difficult to find in Belize. Service is efficient if there are a handful of tables but I can imagine it to lag if the restaurant was full.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Had lunch here and enjoyed the indoor/outdoor ambiance and the lunch prices were a good value. But, the fish was severely undercooked(ok it was raw) while the rice was really overcooked. I'm guessing they just popped it all in a microwave and it cooked unevenly. At the end, they charged me dinner rates instead of lunch so we had to... More

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Gillette, Wyoming
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We nearby one night, so only had one meal at the Smoky Mermaid. I like spicey, but the chicken that night was very spicey even for me. Not usually this way from what I was told. The service was great, the atmosphere was very comfy out doors in a beautiful setting. I would go back. We were with a group... More

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HUDSONVILLE
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We went there for dinner one night and the service was slow, the food was not real good and way over priced. Very disappointed!

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Texas
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127 reviews 127 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This place is just across the street from the St George Hotel and has a nice quite garden with tables and good food.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Good food and great atmosphere! Outdoor type setting, very romantic. A little higher end. Would be great for a date night.

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