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Wet Lizard

Belize City, Belize
+501 620-5933
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (39 reviews)
“meat pie” (23 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice food and cold drinks -- good place to hang after doing your "cruise port shopping" and kicking back before returning to the ship!!

Thank AgentSea
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way back to the cruise ship. I wanted to have authentic Belizian food (red beans and rice and plantains). I was disappointed to discover that they had run out of plantains! The service was average but being on the waterfront...More

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped here to grab a quick bite for lunch before returning to the cruise ship. Food was a bit overpriced for the quantity and quality. I had coconut shrimp. It was decent. Had to ask multiple times for different things...ketchup, Jezebel sauce, napkins, etc....More

Thank tuscaloosapoliceman
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Stopped for a quick break after a DI employee gave us the recommendation. Local beer was good, and we splurged for conch fritters (though we thought they were a tad too pricey). They were very good even with the spicy dipping sauce. Sat by the...More

Thank cathyl546
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Before venturing out into the city. Great place for cocktail! Friendly staff! Didn't have a chance to try the food. Owner is from Atlanta!

Thank SonnyandKelley
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I've not had abundant luck at port restaurants in the past so I was reluctant that my party chose to stop here for lunch but I'm glad they did! My daughter and I shared the Belizean Platter and it was great. She is vegetarian and...More

Thank 3DStiles
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

I am so glad you didn't just walk on by because we were in the port. We strive to keep the quality of the food and service to a high degree. So happy you enjoyed your Belizean Platter. We created that so you could get...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

The Wet Lizard is a great place to Chill out, have some fun, great drinks and food while listening to a cool DJ! Definitely want to check this place out.More

Thank Ben C
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Well, Mike the DJ will be happy to know that he is cool, thanks so much. He definitely loves making sure that the guests have a good time, while eating and drinking. Did you get on the dance floor? We are working on some more...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Wet lizard had very good service, with good price drinks and a very friendly staff. Food is also very delicious.More

Thank Casey B
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi Casey: We truly appreciate reviews, that is the only way we can keep improving, and making sure everyone stays happy. I am so glad you enjoyed yourself at the Lizard, and I'll be sure to pass your comments on to the staff. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

The food in a restaurant is really fat, unhealthy and not tasty. In restaurant nobody said to us that all the prices are in USD not Belizian Dollars, in a menu you can find only amount but any information about the currency. They told about...More

Thank Artur K
gonetropic, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

What an unfortunate review. If you would have taken a moment to read the whole menu it indicates that all prices are in US dollars, just like every other establishment in the cruise port area. Our prices are very reasonable. Do you mean that 2...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to getaway to during the day! Drinks are always cold and good people are always around.More

Thank Marco G
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Marco: Sounds like you've been here before. Thanks, we work really hard at keeping those Belikin beers icy cold in this hot caribbean sun, and have unique tropical cocktails. We have been very fortunate, that our staff has been with us a long time, so...More

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Questions & Answers
Shameless B
19 October 2017|
Response from gonetropic | Property representative |
Just let us know what design and size. We will give you total cost for shipping and get it right out to you Glad you stopped by. Laura
Judy R
5 July 2017|
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Response from BobF291 | Reviewed this property |
I really can't say, it's been several months since I have been there. They do have a good menu, very fun place. Give yourself time to enjoy it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belize City, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize District  >  Belize City
  • Phone Number: +501 620-5933
Convenient location on the pier of the Belize cruise ship port. Downstairs offers great cocktails and light snacks, the upstairs is a full restaurant offering the best of Belizean cuisine. Conch, shrimp, fresh fish. Everything is made fresh daily. A great place to spend the day, to relax, or get up dance and party with us.
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