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Friends restaurant - CLOSED

Front Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
+501 660-1550
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good0%
  • Average11%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible0%
16 Jul 2014
“Hmmm...”
2 Jul 2014
“Average food, dry at times”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Front Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 17 July 2014

We ordered tabouli and were served salsa. There was too much tomato, was not impressed, could have just told us there was no parsley available. Cilantro is NOT a substitute for parsley. Also not much choice other than fried foods, more like a bar establishment.

Thank dreemee
Reviewed 2 July 2014

I really enjoy this food and tried it several times on the island. The first sandwich i had was good and decided to come back again and ate another same one that tasted old and dry. Just seemed that they may have just reused stuff...More

Thank devildog0800
Reviewed 23 April 2014

I tried to eat here a couple of times and both times was dissapointed by the quality of the food... the falafel seemed like it had come frozen and was fried in old grease, the salad was pale and uninspired. Great location though... wouldn't be...More

Thank WatermellonFlower
Reviewed 9 March 2014

I found the prices at Friends Restaurant to be expensive for what we got. The portions were not particularly generous and the falafel was very dry, which was not helped by the minimal amount of hummus that came with the meal. The waiter seemed too...More

Thank Colite1990
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Best bar selection and a bartender that knows what to do with it. Throw in some great cooking and you've got one of our favorite places on the island. Conch ceviche was the best we've found. The signature roast chicken perfectly cooked and delicious. It's...More

Thank Lynne Z
Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

At night, they have great music, friendly staff (owner), very good Arabic food, shisha, and an especially good place to meet people. I recommend this place to everyone, no matter where you come from or which language you speak.

Thank Sofi_the_Canadian
Reviewed 12 February 2014 via mobile

Best chicken livers I've had in 50 countries! Mellow bar, great staff, houkas, cool people. Definitely the cool people bar.

Thank Resounding2000
Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

We arrived late the first night so a lot of places had already closed! Lucky for us this place had not! This Lebanese restaurant serves the best falafel and hummus!!! Everything is freshly made and the prices are very affordable! Loved the chilled atmosphere, the...More

Thank Anmcanmc
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We stopped in here for dinner, after going to Wish Willys and being told there was no food (sadly). The food here was very good. I will have to agree the that humus isn't the best I have ever had, however, it was still very...More

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 6 January 2014

I have no idea what made the owner decide on Caye Caulker as his final destination...but I am very glad he did. I would never have guessed I'd be able to find a big, tasty dish of hummus, replete with delicious pita, available on the...More

Thank Ben_Malisow
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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: +501 660-1550
  • E-mail
Description
Middle-Eastern & American favorites served in dining room or outdoor terrace 50 feet from the Caribbean Sea.
Enjoy the view of the World's 2cd largest barrier reef.
The Trade winds blowing onshore from the East make for a pleasant Tropical ambiance.
We serve Hummus, Babba Ganoush, Stuffed Grape Leaves, Kafta, Kibbeh, Veggie plates, Kebabs of all sorts, as well as US favorites.
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