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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%
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“chicken” (76 reviews)
“teriyaki” (6 reviews)
“lobster” (111 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 1 week ago

Wish Willy is a must. Maurice and Monique are so warm and friendly! The food is always amazing and the vibe is right up my alley; chill and laid back! I celebrated my birthday (again) at Wish Willy last month! Wish Willy is always my...More

Thank Godsey333
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met Maurice one day walking around the island looking at the restaurants. He was headed to the dock for that day's seafood, and told us what he expected to find (lobster, snapper, conch, shrimp, maybe grouper) and what he would do with it. (Grill,...More

Thank RePete0930
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 883seamusc
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
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
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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