Type of Food: American-style BBQ
Neighborhood: Chelem, 2 blocks past the Municipal Building on the beach
Address: Calle 17 between 24 y 26
How to get there from the Centro: Go north on Prolongación Paseo de Montejo, heading toward Progreso. Continue under the Periferico overpass and continue until you reach the Chelem exit. Continue until you reach a glorieta (roundabout) with a police station on the right side. Turn left at the glorieta, heading towards Chelem Centro. Turn right on the 2nd street past the Chelem Municipal Building. Lizard Joes will be on the left when you reach the beach road on the beach side.
Air conditioned: No, but beach breezes
Outdoors: Open air palapa
Drinks: Tea, Soft Drinks, Beer, Wine, Liquor
Payment options: Cash
Hours: Winter, Fridays, 6PM – 1AM, Semana Santa & Summer, Fridays & Saturdays, 6PM – 1AM
Notes: Lizard Joe’s BBQ is a barbecue restaurant (American style BBQ) and the Yucatan home of Texas Music Legend Joe King Carrasco. Lizard Joe’s has all your barbecue favorites and traditional side dishes, a full bar and some of the coldest regional beers around. There are vegan and vegetarian dishes. The place is kid friendly, musician friendly and just plain friendly. There is live music every Friday night, outdoor showers, projection TV, a PA system, games and just but anything else you need for a great day at the beach. Lizard Joes seeks to nurture and support the legacy music/musicians from the past, the present and the future to sustain the creative talent of local and visiting musicians by providing a special venue and incentives for artist from all genres to share their works in front of a diverse audience. If you want a nice place for a Private Party ask them about catering for parties of 10 or more.