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Wish Willy - Bar & Grill

near the split - opposite Frenchie's Dive Shop, Caye Caulker, Belize
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (77 reviews)
“lobster” (115 reviews)
“teriyaki” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
near the split - opposite Frenchie's Dive Shop, Caye Caulker, Belize
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stumbled on Wish Willy right at opening time (I think it was 6) and loved it. It's a back yard in a fairly quiet part of the island. There area a bunch of picnic tables and a big grill. The food was so good...More

1  Thank cmcl13
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We were relentless to go. After explore everything else, Maurice was like an oasis. He sat us where He wanted. Feed us with whatever he wanted and charged us what he liked. WE WERE PERFECTLY HAPPY WITH EVERYTHING. Flavor wise, he served two fresh fish...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017

We booked a large group for new year's eve ahead of time and I am still stunned at how we were greeted (not even served--simply greeted!). As long as this manager is there, don't bother to go. A couple in our group was there the...More

Thank CMR-US
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Do not miss Wish Willy's while you are in Caye Caulker! We stayed in Wish Willy's huts for the week we were in Belize and ate there most nights. Maurice is the chef and is married to Monique who runs the lodging there. The food...More

1  Thank Abigail M
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This place had the best food. We made it out there for a late dinner so I missed out on the Conch curry and pretty much got stuck with the pork chops Which I had no desire to eat but was that a blessing in...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We ate at five different restaurants on Caye Caulker. Wish Willy was easily the best—and the price was the least! Locals with whom we talked recommended it and their recommendation was accurate. It had a set menu of only four alternatives; barbecue pork or chicken,...More

1  Thank williamhS4270EY
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Having read some great reviews, I had to go and try the delights of Wish Willy bar and grill. It's a little off the beaten track, but easy to find as there is a sign pointing the direction from the main beach. Upon arrival you'll...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

My first day in Caye Caulker, I was blessed to call this place my first meal in Belize. Come for the chill environment and accommodating service. Stay for the amazing grilled lobster meal. Happy Travels!

Thank Chin O
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We have had the chicken and lobster and a rum punch or two! The food is perfectly cooked by people who love food. They are awesome friendly and fun. We have been a few times and its consistently amazing every time.

Thank bikencat
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant doesn't look like much and is on a side street but don't miss it. We went twice it was so good. I had jerked chicken the first visit and lobster the second. Both were served with grilled fresh vegetables. The lobster was the...More

Thank Suzanne D
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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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