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Wish Willy - Bar & Grill

near the split - opposite Frenchie's Dive Shop, Caye Caulker, Belize
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (76 reviews)
“teriyaki” (6 reviews)
“lobster” (110 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
near the split - opposite Frenchie's Dive Shop, Caye Caulker, Belize
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place with great food totally captures the character of The Island. Willie is nice and friendly and so is his staff. They accommodated me even though I came well past what was supposed to be closing time cooked up an excellent meal. Definitely...More

Thank Vincent W
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Went here late in the evening and that staff was able to accommodate a large party. Drinks took a long time to come out, and when they finally did the owner didn't charge us because it was slow, nice gesture. The food was fantastic and...More

Thank industryKE
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Had the lobster at Wish Willy which was incredible value for 20 Belize dollars. The food was all very tasty and prepared in front of us. The setting in the back garden of a house is very unique and we enjoyed the atmosphere. Would definitely...More

Thank Seamus C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Willy is awesome, the hospitality he provides is great! He cooks the best lobster I've had on the island.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I went to Belize 15 years ago with a good friend and met Willy. I have been back twice with each of my sisters (and my mom). He is not only a great cook but a great host to travelers. He truly cares about his...More

Thank X B
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We recommend this place. Very friendly atmosphere and the food was terrific. Do not miss this place. We ate here 4 times; 3 grilled lobster dinner meals and a seafood buffet. Meals run $20-25 BZE plus drinks. Cash only but $US or $BZE. Definitely not...More

Thank travel4scuba
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Not a great choice of mene, in fact no menu, Willy will tell you what he has that evening, but the meal was good and excellent balue and the ambience of the garden just eight for a casual meal

Thank Judith B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Quaint little place to stay. It was very nice, and very close to the split. just know that there is no AC in the place, but there is a fan in each room. Restaurant is a interesting place, with and is open outside seating, nice...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

It’s like going to a BBQ in a friend’s backyard! On the evening a group of us went, it was all-you-can-eat BBQ for $20BZD & $3BZD beer or rum drinks. The place was packed, but the vibe was laid back. An excellent choice if you’re...More

Thank MsBreeLJN
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We stayed in the Air B&B on this property and so of course ate at the restaurant a few times. We tried several on the island but this turned out to be our families' favorite. The long tables filled with people each night and eating...More

Thank Deborah J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: near the split - opposite Frenchie's Dive Shop, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
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