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Lazy Lizard

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$$ - $$$
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American
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The Split, Caye Caulker, Belize
+501 634-9714
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Lincoln Park, New Jersey
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150 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

So... The Lazy Lizard had construction going on when we visited in early April (I'm sure it's complete or nearly complete now). We were disappointed to learn this ahead of our trip and wondered how the construction would change the experience. If you're on Caye Caulker you learn to be quite fluid and go with the flow so we went... More 

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Thank AJNJ44
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went here to grab a drink and visit one of the most popular locations. Once repairs are done, it will be amazing. For now, you can still jump in the water or grab a drink at the bar. I believe the renovations are scheduled to be complete in the next month or so. While there, they were moving fast.... More 

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Thank Courtney C
Corte Madera, California, United States
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were just three weeks early on the completion of extensive renovation. Which meant they were closed and construction noise. Pretty hard to be fair but the Facebook updates could have served better in terms of having the correct expectations. Wish we could have had a dinner and night at the Lazy Lizard. I heard the cook was the best... More 

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Thank Mitchell M
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fun place to spend the day with drinks and incredible food. Adults as well as kids can enjoy the water and beach activities. The chef is a local star. Best fish I have ever had!!!!

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Thank Mintra R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The spot at the north of the island is great to watch the sunset. The cocktails are not amazing but they are quite cheap during happy hour, so you get what you pay for. Snacks are nothing special. Staff are friendly.

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Thank wilshak
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this review

Hi wilshak, Thanks for your review. Did you try the Coconut mojito? It is delicious!!! We have a large selection of frozen cocktails. Hope you make it back again to sample a few more of them :) More 

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440 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A nice place next to the split to get a drink. A great place to watch boats and people. It is an out of the way place at the end of all the other businesses. The view of the water is t bad either. You can see both sides of the island.

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Thank 406Foodie
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this review

Hi 406Foodie, Thanks for your review. We have recently completed the upgrades to our seawall and swimming area. Hope you make it back again to experience everything the Lazy Lizard has to offer :) More 

australia
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here, the sunset is the star and the drinks come a very close 2nd. we loved playing the corn throw game as the sun came down. the cocktails were delicious.

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Thank happy-sydney09
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this review

Hi happy-sydney09, So glad you enjoyed your time at The Lazy Lizard. Cant miss the sunset at the Split while visiting Caye Caulker :) Hope you make it back again soon!!! More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cool reggae bar, Fun place to chill out and meet people. Decent food. great cocktails. including a powerful green lizard drink! Always fun to jump off the pier into the water. just be careful of the sometimes strong current flowing between the opposing island (This is a tidal current, so it changes depending on the time). Young children could have... More 

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Thank Andy P
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this review

Hi Andy P, Thanks for your review. Sounds like you enjoyed yourself :) We have just recently completed our swimming area. Its a great spot for the kids to safely swim. Hope you make it back again soon to experience all the improvements we have made in the past couple of months!!! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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210 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A top place to enjoy cheap drinks during happy hour and watch the sun set over the sea. Very popular in the evening and on a nice bit of beach where the swimming is best.

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Thank Tom M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great bar. Cheap buckets of beer, right by The Split with a swimming spot, games on the sand, and tons of both locals and tourists. Great atmosphere.

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Thank Melissa K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $13
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Split, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: +501 634-9714
Description
The Most Popular Hang out spot on the beautiful Caye Caulker Island is at 'The Split'. Join in the fun with great people from around the world. Enjoy swimming, games, or just hangout in the sun or on the beach and finish the day by catching a spectacular Caribbean sunset, all this accompanied by a cold beverage and amazing Caribbean style food. We can guarantee you won't want to leave!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?