While exploring Belize, expect to come upon a great number of places to sit down to a meal. Fans of eclectic cuisine should pay attention to those restaurants where it's always on the menu. Expect to encounter quite a broad selection of restaurants within this culinary category.
With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal favorite named Licks Beachside Cafe to the lingering deliciousness of breakfast and brunch at Latitudes Cafe, there's something in store for each traveler and every style of vacation.
The list below allows you to preview the numerous restaurants specializing in eclectic food awaiting Belize's guests. For each restaurant, you can click its name to learn more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.
Barrier Reef Sports Bar is a good option for vacationers who are going to check out this part of the island. It is 12.2 miles south of San Pedro. Hoping to indulge a bit on comfort food during your stay? If you say yes, remember the name Barrier Reef Sports Bar and make it a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes. 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.
Tropical Paradise Restaurant is a part of Tropical Paradise Hotel, and is a good option worth considering if you're going to spend some time exploring this side of the island. From the restaurant, San Pedro is 12 and a half miles (20 kilometers) to the north. The character and formality of this fun little destination is completely casual, and that's good because at least your crew can really sit back and enjoy good conversation as they indulge in the sweet eclectic offerings. This is a cozy little spot with a full bar, its fancy enough for cloth napkins and and has an old fashioned feel.
Licks Beachside Cafe is located near the center of San Pedro. Fresh fish from Belize's coasts and eclectic flair are a great pair at this informal place. The cafe is located right on the beach, overlooking the Belize Water Express ferry dock.
Buena Vista Restaurant is located at Captain Morgan's Retreat, and is a smart choice worth considering if you are thinking about exploring the island. In case you're wondering, San Pedro is three and a half miles (six kilometers) to the south west. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering eclectic creations and one favorite, hamburgers, but it's also quite the favorite for seafood. 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.
Set near the center of San Pedro, Pineapples is a part of Ramon's Village Resort. Affectionately identified as an informal style of restaurant, it's not hard to see why people come here to "put their feet up". Enjoy thatched hut seating overlooking the sea. It's both majestic and kitsch at the same time. Indoor seating is also available.
|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|
|Licks Beachside Cafe||0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro||Ambergris Caye||Eclectic||(501) 226-5425|
|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|
Some of the best foods in Belize are the ones you run into naturally while trekking the town of your choice. However, having at least a couple dining options in your daily itinerary, might save you in a pinch. To learn more regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.
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