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Black Orchid Restaurant

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2 Dawson Lane, Burrell Boom, Belize
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were only two other groups there. One couple and one group that had 4 kids that were really well behaved. My husband asked the owner the next morning if it was always this quiet.nShe said on the weekends it was usually booked with locals. The breakfast was wonderful with lots of fresh fruit.We left on our adventure to Hopkins... More 

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Thank Doris M
Saratoga Springs, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed only 1 night before our actual adventure trip in Belize started. This place was super clean & super friendly! Unbelievably peaceful. They have a lovely restaurant open for B, L & D. A cool screened-in bar by the pool and everything is situated right on the Belize riverbank. The all-included breakfast was terrific!! Our driver, Walter was excellent.... More 

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Champaign
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This place deals adequately with hunger and the food is well prepared so you don't need to worry about getting sick. The shape of the room and wall colors are quite striking, and you can choose a table that is on the screened porch which wraps around the dining room. But there is nothing even remotely "excellent" on the menu.... More 

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Thank Kenneth G
Pembroke, New Hampshire
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Quick stop for lunch. Nice surroundings. Quesadillas were yummy. Would suggest for anyone in the area.

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Thank HappyCamperShannon
Germantown, Maryland
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We asked our guide to take us somewhere with local food and he brought us here on the way to our resort. The national dish is beans & rice, which we ordered with chicken and it was delicious. Service was fast and the waitress was super nice.

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Thank desiree_simmons
San Pedro, Belize
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed here for nights two and three of the Ruta Maya race. The hotel is very nice and the staff are great; especially Sham the bartender (thanks for the Aloe Sham!). The drinks are a bit pricey for a jungle lodge in Boom but you are paying for the atmosphere. Rooms were nice, food was great, and the location... More 

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Thank ddbelize
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017

the rooms are excellent the restaurant in comparrison is outdated and just ok. The waiters are friendley once they open up.

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Thank Lies D
Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

attentive service, good food, nice variety, good view of the river and the wild life - included continental breakfast was limited, ordered off the menu for breakfast

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Thank hjlsnl
Anchorage, Alaska
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We stopped here during the Altun Ha and River Wallace excursion from Carnival Cruise Lines. I had my two boys with me (13 and 8) and we only had two options for food, rice and beans or cheeseburgers and fries. My kids wouldn't even finish them and we were pretty hungry. They were fine, just not great and it was... More 

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Thank Heather R
Oregon Coast, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Breakfast, lunch and dinner, the quality of the food, the presentation and the quantity exceeded our expectations. Local cuisine favors jerked vegetables, meat and fish, with a heavy emphasis on seafood. Soups are superb, fresh homemade breach melts in your mouth, and fruit juices are freshly squeezed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Caribbean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dawson Lane, Burrell Boom, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize District  >  Burrell Boom

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?