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Charlie's at Blue Marlin Beach Resort offers a cool, calm setting where guests can grab a quick bite to eat or cozy up to the bar for a drink. Their secluded island location is most suitable for boaters on sailing trips in the Southern Belize area.


Charlie's is a bar and island restaurant with a set menu that changes on a daily basis. The menu at Charlie's features a bevvy of fresh seafood such as conch and lobster, as well as your standard American bar grub. Their succulent seafood meals include lobster, conch or fish cooked with a local flare. Fresh home made bread is served daily with that Belizean taste of coconut milk.

The specialty at Charlie's is Seafood, but the influence of flavors is varied, including elements of both Belizean and eclectic cuisines. Anticipate and dress for a dining experience that is very casual. When's the best time to come? They're open for both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.


Set in the open air club house with thatched palapa for outdoor dining over the water, Charlie's is a casual spot where you can play billiards between bites. They offer home style-dining with an ambiance that is cozy and breathtaking, with beautiful sunsets and a view of the Cockscomb Basin and Mayan Mountains of Belize.


This restaurant is on the shoreline, located on the island of South Water Caye, Charlie's is on the premises of Blue Marlin Beach Resort. Travelers who are making a trip to Dangriga might also consider eating here, since it's 14 miles (23 kilometers) to the southeast of town.

Charlie's can be found on South Water Caye, a coral island that is only accessible by private boat. Blue Marlin Beach Resort also features the only dive center on the island, and dive trips can be arranged in advance.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are in the mood for an area restaurant that has some similar menu items and/or a comparable ambiance, you might also enjoy trying Iris's Place, although you will have to drive a little out of the way to get there. Diners will find it in Hopkins.

But of course, if you're looking for a change of pace, this part of South Water Caye provides an excellent selection of dining establishments, which serve cuisine styles ranging from the familiar to the exotic. For example, you can try International eats at Jaguar Reef Lodge Restaurant, which is just steps from the beach.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Charlie's accepts the following credit cards: Master Card and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: South Water Caye

Phone: (501) 522-2243

Secondary Phone: (800) 798-1558




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