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Avenida Langosta, Caye Caulker, Belize
+501 600-9481
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stewed chicken” (39 reviews)
“burrito” (39 reviews)
“banana pancakes” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Langosta, Caye Caulker, Belize
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I both had the chicken stew. It was so delicious and came with coleslaw, coconut rice and beans and chicken stew! Only 10 Belize dollars each and great service, highly recommend if you’re looking for yummy authentic food!

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Dont: Show up with expectations of glamour, and ritz. This is an authentic local spot where locals eat, not everything is available all the time, so if you have vegan, celiac allergies, staff clear of any local spot and take your but back home/ to...More

Thank MomoJamin
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of four stumbled onto Meldy’s on the recommendation of a local. Recently moved from the main strip, the place is a bit removed from the noise of the beach. A no-frills picnic-table place with absolutely AMAZING food. The kids were thrilled with the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Take it Easy in Caye Caulker and Chill. This is a Special Little Belizean Style Gem ! Meldy is Awesome and so is her Food ! I tried many restaurants on the island, yet I ALWAYS just kept Finding my Way back here. The Price...More

Thank spirithawk9
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

During our stay, the hotel suggested this place for nice eats and it was. We had ordered Rice and beans with stew chicken, fried chicken, and another I forgot. In all, the food was really delicious. I recommend eating here if you're unsure for lunch.

1  Thank MicroTravels
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Small pink house with powerful fried chicken and stew chicken. The down side was the set of location which next to dirt dusty road, every time the wind blow i got little taste of dust! But once the food came, we forgot everything because the...More

1  Thank queenym
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I probably ate half of my meals on the island here. It's not air conditioned, no cloth napkins, no chandeliers. It has a kitchen that works and I mean works and staff that are friendly and committed to sending you home full and happy. Meldy's...More

1  Thank allsense
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Well cooked seafood - not stunning but solidly good. We had the whole snapper deep fried and the coconut broiled crayfish along with some of their fantastic panty rippers. Its a basic location but understand they are soon to move. It was all round solid...More

1  Thank 4myxtc
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Went with a few friends, one having come here everytime she visits and knows the family who runs it. 2 out of the 5 of us ordered the Salbutes. Changed my life haha the other two ordered the quesadellas were on point with the seasoning...More

Thank Fionaxo
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We are at Meldys during our stay this June and I have to day that the food was well priced and well made enough for us to go a few times during the trip. We enjoyed the fresh fish, conch and stewed chicken. We even...More

Thank DillyB_77
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Langosta, Caye Caulker, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: +501 600-9481
If you're the type who enjoy's flavorful food and family style service this is the place to eat. It is located across the only bakery in Caye Caulker and not too far from the only bank on the island, Meldy's is the place for amazing meals at an affordable price. It's a small place, but even if it's a little crowded or if you're in a rush, ask about take out, the extensive menu includes seasonal lobster,fish, burgers and everything in between. Also, be sure to ask about Meldy's bacon wrapped baked chicken, it is nothing short of spectacular. So look out for the little pink and green building on middle street, tell them you came to see Meldy. If she's in, she might be able to fix you a customized menu based dish to suit your taste, just ask, this is your mom's kitchen away from home.
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