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Black Orchid Restaurant

South Coconut Drive | 2.5 Miles South of Town, After the Croc Lagoon, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
+501 206-2441
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (35 reviews)
“shrimp app” (22 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
South Coconut Drive | 2.5 Miles South of Town, After the Croc Lagoon, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought at first glance that the menu was pricey. But we decided to give it a try and it was wonderful! We actually went back twice because there were too many good things that we still wanted to try. You can't make sauces like...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was withing walking distance of our rental condo, so we were there for dinner two nights in a row. The menu is small, but the food is very good. It is a nice cozy place, open to the outside (they will provide you...More

Thank hbscss
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was staying at Pelican Villas so I decided to have dinner here one night. It is a short walk. It was easy to make reservations. I had the grouper. It was ok but overly impressed. The service was very good. It was early in...More

Thank inthewind2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our last meal of our trip was awesome. The key lime martini was out of this world. Lasagna bowl and orange rum grouper was dinner and they were excellent. The sauce for the fish was spicy to perfection. Ended the night with simple vanilla ice...More

Thank Will H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did a great job of preparing and serving 50 plus meals at Wataview! On South end of island, easy to find

Thank Likestolive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can only give this five stars, because there is no option to go higher. Let's start with service. Maritza (our server) was incredibly kind, and helped us decide on our meals, as well as having the chef prepare something off the menu for my...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was absolutely great but the food was even better! I will be back to this restaurant every time i am here from now on! Great great great! Just amazing!

Thank Brandan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice quaint place with awesome food and drinks, plus lots of atmosphere. The place to go to get away from the hotel and to relax.

1  Thank angie1966d
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We always go toward town to eat but we decided to venture south. We had heard about the Black Orchid but we were a little apprehensive about going there since the times we had driven our bikes or cart that way, we were eaten by...More

1  Thank Sammy B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great food, I had the shrimp scampi it was great. The waitess was very friendly, it was a little out of the way but that made it kind of fun. I would recomend this resturant.

Thank Bluefish49
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Angie, I love your reviews and photographs. Do you have any photographs of this place?
1 June 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
We didn't take pictures either. What you see is what you get. It is VERY nice. But you go in wearing whatever. They don't care. (They'll also give you bug spray if you need it since it is an open air place.)
Amy G
Do you have gluten free options?
16 February 2017|
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Response from Judyann H | Property representative |
Hello Amy, thank you for your interest in the Black Orchid Restaurant....Yes, we have several Gluten Free options to include our Mushroom Butter Braised Pork, Blackened Snapper, Scampi, Teriyaki Chicken and a few others... More
Do you have a menu for me to view?
20 October 2015|
Response from Judyann H | Property representative |
Yes, however Tripadvisor does not allow me to put in my e-mail address....If you go to our website and look under contact information you will find my email address, simply send me the request and I'll get you a copy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Coconut Drive | 2.5 Miles South of Town, After the Croc Lagoon, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 206-2441
  • E-mail
Island Dining at It's Best....Serving Dinner Tuesday through Saturday from 5:30p-9:00p......Happy Hour Social from 3p-5p......Just 2.5 Miles South of town, a quick Golf Cart Ride beyond the Croc Pond and well before the Marco Gonzales Maya Ruins.....Reservations Recommended.
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