Continental Cuisine on Ambergris Caye

If you've got a hankering for Continental food, don't pass up an opportunity to treat yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a few places in Belize serving this style of food.

With many options, from the informal setting of Cocina Caramba to the cafes where spirits are just as important to dinner as the dishes they serve, it really is possible to find the dish you absolutely love.

Below, peek at the few Continental eateries that you may come across during your vacation. For each of the options, click to view the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Red Ginger

San Pedro | (501) 226-4623

Located near the heart of San Pedro, Red Ginger is a part of The Phoenix. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Continental cuisine and seafood, but here they're also masters of tapas. <p>The Red Ginger serves a nice variety of dishes that are popular throughout the Americas and the Caribbean, with a few other International offerings (like tapas on Wednesdays and Sundays thrown in there as well). The menu includes flatbread pizzas, ceviches, pastas, and seafoods, and a five course tasting menu is available, allowing you to experience the best the restaurant has to offer.</p>

The Palmilla Restaurant

San Pedro | (501) 226-2067

The Palmilla Restaurant, on the premises of Victoria House Resort, is found just beyond the the center of San Pedro. Fine dining is definitely their standard, so patrons who want to celebrate or splurge with Continental cuisine won't want to miss it. <p>Choose from cashew crusted grouper, beef tenderloin or baked chicken.</p>

Cocina Caramba

San Pedro | (501) 603-1652

Situated just outside the heart of San Pedro, Cocina Caramba is on Pescador Drive . Fabulously fresh fish and Continental fare play nicely together at this informal restaurant. <p>The menu is long and varied, allowing customers with very different tastes to all find something they will like. Seafood is especially fresh and popular.</p>

Some of the most unique kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Belize are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. That being said, it's still a good idea to plan ahead. To discover even more about the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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