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Lazy Lizard

The Split, Caye Caulker, Belize
+501 634-9714
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Split, Caye Caulker, Belize
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Lazy Lizard is located on the split. This is pretty much the go to spot for hang out during the day. There are tables in the water, a diving platform, a bar for cocktails and food and you can get into a volleyball game...More

Thank BenRunkle1855
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is where you want to be an afternoon of drinking and hanging out in Caye Caulker, hands down. It just simply a must do on the island. The bar food was pretty darn good too. The sights and view are better though. I do...More

Thank BRTiger1212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to hang out while watching the sunset. Caye Caulker is split into two islands, and this place is at the split. Great fishing right off the deck.

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views were great and set-up with chairs / tables in the water would be good if you're in for an afternoon drinking session, but I thought the food and drinks were over priced and not that great compared to many other places on the...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I liked Lazy Lizard- it's really the only bar right on the split so it ain't hurting for business. The tables in the water and the lounging in the split makes for a great place to day drink and chill though, Sip 'n Dip probably...More

Thank Emma B
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emma, Thanks for your review. We have been hard at work upgrading our swimming area and in the water seating. We now also have a diving platform for our more adventurist guests. We have also brought in a dozen or so lounge chairs. Hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely area to sit and relax by the water but the drinks are pricey. There is a nice are to sit in the water and they also have a diving area.

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here in the evening but would have loved to have been here in the day to chill out in the water. It has great views and we came here for sunset. Happy hour is 5-6pm and you can have 2 drinks the same...More

Thank Stephanie M
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephanie, Thanks for your review. You'll just have to come back again to spend the entire day here :) It is very difficult to get the volume of the music right for everyone, but we try our best. You will be happy to know...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit, The Lazy Lizard is right next to the split. First you can take a swim and then get a cold refreshing drink or get a bite to eat. Definitely a party atmosphere and a excellent view from the...More

Thank Frank Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day at Cay Caulker and walked to the split. There we found the Lazy Lizard. We went up to the second floor to have lunch. The view was outstanding with a great breeze to keep cool. We ordered the coconut shrimp and...More

Thank Sammy B
Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Lazy Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sammy, Thanks for your review. Our second floor dining area can't be missed. A beautiful view of the Caribbean sea, a nice breeze and add in a delicious meal and you have the makings to a most enjoyable day!! So glad you enjoyed yourself...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice location. ..excited to see the upgrades...had some conch that was to die for!!!service was excellent could have stayed there all day and every day!

Thank lisa m
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
When we were there in Feb. there was too much construction to enjoy. We're returning this summer but are concerned about all the debris in the water with kids. Do you have plans to clear the debris out of the water so it's safer to swim?
1 April 2017|
Response from Tom A | Property representative |
Hi Theresa41, Yes, all the remains of the old dock, which was destroyed in Hurricane Earl have been removed. We will post some new photos. You can also check our website or facebook page for updates. Looking forward to... More
Mandy C
Is it near the cruise port
2 February 2017|
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Response from Tom A | Property representative |
Cruise ships anchor just off the coast of Belize City. Passengers take a tender boat to the tourist village area of the city. There are tours leaving from the tourist village that can take you snorkeling on the reef off of... More
What's the best way to visit the Lazy Lizard for a few hours if we're staying in San Pedro? Thanks!
18 December 2016|
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Response from Tom A | Property representative |
San Pedro Express has boats leaving from San Pedro at 7:30AM, 8:30AM, 10AM, and 11:30AM. Round trip tickets are $25US. The boats return to san pedro at 3:45PM, 4:45PM, 5:15PM and 6:15PM. You can see the full schedule by... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Split, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: +501 634-9714
  • E-mail
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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