While exploring Belize, expect to happen upon a tempting spread of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat eclectic food won't want to miss the various establishments that do it best. Fortunately, there's quite a broad selection of places that feature it on their menus.
Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual backdrop at Hurricane's Bar and Grill to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Barrier Reef Sports Bar, there is something to suit each and every person in your party and every mood.
Use the list below to scan and read details about the wide selection of eclectic eateries throughout Belize. For each restaurant, you can click its name to see the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.
Pineapples, on the premises of Ramon's Village Resort, is situated in the heart of San Pedro. Searching for hot, shareable plates of food in a friendly, informal location? Then start strolling towards the free-and-easy atmosphere here. <p>Enjoy thatched hut seating overlooking the sea. It's both majestic and kitsch at the same time. Indoor seating is also available.</p>
Buena Vista Restaurant is on the premises of Captain Morgan's Retreat, and is a viable choice that's worth considering if you're going to be visiting the island. From the restaurant, San Pedro is three and a half miles (six kilometers) to the south west. While more generally known for eclectic food, this visitor favorite is known for its hamburgers and seafood. <p>Depending on how formal you're feeling, you can dine at the poolside buffet or order from a menu of barbecue, seafood, homemade breads, and even vegetarian offerings. Try the house hamburger which, with grilled meat on a homemade roll and topped with salsa cilantro and pineapple, is said to be one of the best burgers on the island.</p>
Tropical Paradise Restaurant, which is part of Tropical Paradise Hotel, is on Luciano Reyes Street; it is 12 and a half miles (20 kilometers) to the south of San Pedro. The style of service at this fun favorite is pretty casual, which is important because your gang should feel relaxed as they come to indulge in the sweet eclectic offerings. <p>This is a cozy little spot with a full bar, its fancy enough for cloth napkins and and has an old fashioned feel.</p>
Barrier Reef Sports Bar is a logical selection for travelers thinking about spending some time seeing the island. From the restaurant, San Pedro is 12 miles (19 and a half kilometers) to the north. Visitors who are in the mood for comfort food will particularly love dining here during a trip to Caye Caulker. <p>The food at Barrier Reef Spots Bar and Grill is everything you would expect from a sports bar. Nachos, burgers, and hot wings are on the menu, as well as a variety of seafood, quesadillas, and salads. The bar menu is endless with both bottled and draft beers available.</p>
Caribbean Colors Cafe is a part of Caribbean Colors Art Gallery, and is a viable choice for vacationers visiting this part of the island. San Pedro is 12 miles (19 and a half kilometers) to the north. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just eclectic cooking and their signature staple of salads, but wouldn't you know they're also good at sandwiches. <p>Breakfast is a favorite, but you'll also find seafood, sushi, sandwiches, and vegetarian options for lunch or dinner.</p>
|Barrier Reef Sports Bar||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker||Caye Caulker||Eclectic||(501) 226-0077|
|Buena Vista Restaurant||3.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Australian, Eclectic, Vegetarian||(888) 653-9090|
|Caribbean Colors Cafe||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker||Caye Caulker||Eclectic||(501) 668-7205|
|0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 660-5966|
|Hurricane's Bar and Grill||San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 226-4124|
|0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 226-3335|
|0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 610-2004|
|Latitudes Cafe||0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 636-8454|
|Pineapples||0.3 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 226-2071|
|0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||--|
|Tropical Paradise Restaurant||1.5 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker||Caye Caulker||Eclectic||(501) 226-0124|
You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best food and drink options in Belize are those that you find unexpectedly while journeying to and from your hotel. However, having the names of a couple of restaurants in your daily itinerary, might save you in a pinch. To read more information concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.
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