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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” (41 reviews)
“meat pie” (24 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

The staff of Wet Lizard quickly accommodated a party of six, and our waitress (Gina) was incredible. We really enjoyed the fish tacos, as well as the pico de gallo. If you are in the cruise port and need a reputable place to eat, or...More

Thank michelleosowski
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in Belize on a cruise and took a snorkeling excursion. We had time before we boarded the ship and stopped at the Wet Lizard. WOW !!! The drinks are awesome with a great pour and the food was incredible. Best coconut shrimp ever....More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by after our Sit and Sip adventure. Cheap bucket of beer! A lot cheaper than the ship! Good service, good food, fun atmosphere. We enjoyed our stop.

Thank terrythompson88
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place for a cruise stop on any ship. It is a part atmosphere, and you tend to meet folks from your ship while you are there. It’s a great way to spend an afternoon out of the sun, drinking yummy cocktails and...More

Thank saxwhit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing out of the ordinary. The staff seemed distracted, missing some of our food order. We had to ask for our bill and it was messed up. Just a mediocre experience overall. Probably would skip if there again.

Thank dkbrig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like extremely loud blaring music, lots of cigarette smoke and slow service...then this is the place for you. We had the tostones (good, but not great). Fish sliders were just a couple of very small overly breaded pieces of fish inside three huge...More

Thank nautifish
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Well, I really don't agree with any of your comments, but everyone is entitled to their opinion. Our DJ faces his music out to the boardwalk, typically inside the restaurant it is not loud, you can still talk over the music, unless you sit right...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

The buffalo chicken French fries and the fried pickles were amazing and the service was excellent. Highly recommend!!

Thank Bailee S
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Bailee: Thanks for stopping in and writing a review. We always appreciate the kind words, and it keeps our staff motivated knowing their hard work is appreciated. Hope to see you again. Laura

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Loved it! I ordered the fried pickles and they were wonderful!! It was so nice eating by the water and the service was quick!!

Thank Keileigh R
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks for stopping in, so glad you enjoyed our little bit of paradise. Not a bad place to go to work. See you again I hope. Laura

Reviewed 9 February 2018

I don't usually have high expectations of restaurants that cater primarily to tourists, but we were tired and hungry after a tour, and it was convenient. My friend got the appetizer sampler and I got the pork tacos and a plate of fried plantains, and...More

Thank Jaime K
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jamie: We actually started a long time ago as a very local restaurant, and we have been fortunate to have the cruise port right near us. Now we have the pleasure of serving both locals and tourists and I am very glad that you...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a beer and free WiFi, during our cruise stop. Very friendly staff in a pleasant location over looking the harbour.

Thank Nick C
llb1212, Owner at Wet Lizard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in, and hope you enjoyed your day with us and Belize. See you again. Laura

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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
6 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
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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