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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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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spicy shrimp” (16 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
South Coconut Drive | 2.5 Miles South of Town, After the Croc Lagoon, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

Our best dinner on Ambergris Caye. We all had different meals; chicken, shrimp, steak, fish. All were excellent. We also thoroughly enjoyed the margaritas and then moved on to their signature cocktail. Definitely give it a try when you are there.

Thank amcVictoriaBC
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Second visit to Amber Gris Key and the fourth time we have eaten at Black Orchid! Simply the best! Orange grouper and coconut rice is the best we have eaten. Totally consistent, superb service (Jordanna and Ethel are fabulous) and the owners Tom and JudyAnn...More

Thank Ike I
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of my top 5 restaurants. Great food. I always get the steak and my wife usually gets the sea bass. Anything on the menu is great. We also like the fried calamari for appetizer which is in rings and very good. The staff is...More

Thank Sammy B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Dined last night as a group of 7. Seated quickly, service was good and the food was very good. A bit on the pricy side, but then everything is here

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are rare times when you leave a restaurant after several visits and ALWAYS feel satisfied! BLACK ORCHID RESTAURANT is one those fabulous places!! This hidden gem is located in the southern part of Ambergris Caye and if you are coming to the island for...More

Thank Jon J F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a 5 star dinning experience be sure to stop by the Black Orchid restaurant! Im a VERY picky eater.... And man o' man did they do a fantasic job! Don't miss this jewel!! Their menus accommodats anyones need.. They vary...More

Thank Ethel V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always enjoy the Pork Medallions with mushroom sauce, and once again they were delicious. My companion had Scampi which she found overcooked. The twice baked potatoes were good, but obviously had been sitting for a while (not really hot). The grilled zuchinni was excellent....More

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Black Orchid Restaurant is one of the best restaurants that I, and my two companions, have ever dined in. The food is incredible and is only outdone by the awesome service. Ethel was our server twice and she was very friendly and very efficient. The...More

Thank carol404
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend Black Orchid. Great food. Friendly. Superb service. Ethel remembered my name from last year! A little bumpy ride South but well worth it!!!

Thank StacyB60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gordana was such a pleasure! Made our experience great...my family and I will definitely be back! 🙂

Thank GinaSowa
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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
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
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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