International Cuisine on Ambergris Caye

During your travels through Belize, expect to come upon a savory selection of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. International food lovers can't afford to miss those restaurants known for this style of cooking. Across Belize, visitors will find more than enough options that feature this cuisine.

With many options, from the very casual setting of Hurricanes Ceviche Bar & Grill to the inviting breakfast, dinner and lunch at Cocoblanca Restaurant, you might come across a dish worth fighting over.

Below, preview this full list of International eateries available. For each restaurant, you can click its name to see the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.

Aji Tapa Bar and Restaurant

Ambergris Caye | (501) 226-4047

Aji Tapa Bar and Restaurant, a part of Bella Vista, is a logical choice for travelers thinking about exploring the island; it is three miles (five kilometers) to the northeast of San Pedro. Not only do they have festive fare including International goodies, which yes, includes seafood, but they're also quite the favorite for tapas.

Elegance meets the environment at Aji, where the building itself is made out of local limestone and recycled driftwood, mainly opened to the elements but sheltered by a double palapa roof.

Cocoblanca Restaurant

Ambergris Caye | (501) 226-2846

Cocoblanca Restaurant, which is part of Coco Beach Resort, is a popular choice for people thinking about spending some time visiting this side of the island; it's 4.0 miles to the northeast of San Pedro. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its International food and of course seafood, but they're also quite the favorite for steak.

Cocoblanca's menu offers diverse options that range from traditional to exotic. Start with an appetizer such as classic Caribbean conch fritters, or choose something more international like the Beef Carpaccio. For the main course, there are a variety of chicken, fish, steak, and pork options for you to choose from, as well as pasta specialties. To wrap it up, try one of their desserts, such as the rum cake, coconut pie, or chocolate lava cake.

Blue Water Grill

San Pedro | (501) 226-3347

Positioned near the center of San Pedro, Blue Water Grill is on the premises of SunBreeze Hotel, and is a good option worth considering if you're thinking about going to this town and adjacent areas. Seafood and International fare make for an exciting meal at this noteworthy place.

The restaurant is set right on the waterfront overlooking the pier and the sea.

Caprice Bar Grill

San Pedro | (501) 226-2103

Located in the heart of San Pedro, Caprice Bar Grill is on the premises of San Pedro Holiday Hotel. Because this is a casual place to have a meal, it's perfect for lazy days on the town.

Head Chef Ansel is a highly trained culinary artist creating a fusion of local and international cuisine utilizing simple local ingredients as often as possible, but somehow managing to make them taste flavorful and unique.

Black Orchid Restaurant

San Pedro | (501) 206-2441

Black Orchid Restaurant

Set in the southern outskirts of San Pedro, Black Orchid Restaurant is a smart choice for vacationers thinking about spending some time seeing this town and nearby areas. Not only do they have festive fare including International goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but here they're also fawned-over for another favorite, seafood.

The menu here is an international array of hearty favorites. Meats and seafood paired with complimentary sides are elegant and mouth-watering. Much of the food is sourced locally, and everything that can be baked or made on site is. House wines are available by the bottle or the glass, and the bartender is on top of the action, ready to mix your favorite beverage and keep them coming.

International Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aji Tapa Bar and Restaurant 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 226-4047
Black Orchid Restaurant 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro International (501) 206-2441
Blue Water Grill 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 226-3347
Caprice Bar Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Fusion, International (501) 226-2103
Cocoblanca Restaurant 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 226-2846
Finn and Martini 1.0 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean, Caribbean, International, Spanish, Vegetarian (501) 623-4789
Flight Cafe 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro American, French, International, Japanese, Vegetarian (501) 608-3035
Hurricanes Ceviche Bar & Grill 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 226-4124
Lavish Habit Cafe 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 206-2870
Lazy Lizard Bar & Grill 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker International (501) 226-0249
Mambo Restaurant San Pedro International (501) 226-5010
Nook Restaurant 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Caribbean, International, Vegetarian (501) 605-4071

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best cuisines in Belize are those that you run into while walking the streets near your hotel. But of course, it doesn't hurt to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To find out more information about the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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