Mexican Cuisine on Ambergris Caye

Almost everywhere in Belize, expect to have the privilege of deciding between a variety of restaurants and other dining options. Mexican food lovers will definitely want to check out the various establishments that do it best. Expect to see a pretty good variety of restaurants of this theme.

With choices such as the very casual attitude at Caliente to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Locals Restaurant, you're bound to find something with just the right elements.

The following list allows you to read up on the wide selection of restaurants serving Mexican cuisine in Belize. On each restaurant's name, click to see the full article about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Caliente

San Pedro | (501) 2236-2170

Caliente, on the premises of Spindrift Hotel Resort, is located just outside the heart of San Pedro. In the mood for tacos? Even if it's outside your norm, you might discover that dining here is a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes. <p>Although margaritas are really the most popularly ordered item on the menu, Mexican-Caribbean is their style, with free chips and salsa served with every meal and fresh guacamole offering a refreshing topping. They are know for their curries, ginger rum shrimp, blackened snapper, Jalisco snapper, and authentic sauces. Stop by on Friday for Taco Night, where they offer half price Margaritas, and they have recently added salbutes as a lunch special on Wednesdays.</p>

Caramba Restaurant

San Pedro | (501) 226-4321

Positioned near the heart of San Pedro, Caramba Restaurant is a popular choice for people exploring this town and adjacent locations. Salty, fresh seafood and Mexican cuisine are an outstanding combo at this informal dining option. <p>Three flat screen televisions adorn the bar at Caramba, allowing guests to take in a game while the drink and indulge in delicious food.</p>

Elvi's Kitchen

San Pedro | (501) 226-2176

Located just outside the heart of San Pedro, Elvi's Kitchen is a good choice that's worth considering if you're visiting this town and nearby areas. Travelers who are in the mood for chicken will especially enjoy dining here during a visit to San Pedro. <p>Fish, seafood and more fish abound at Elvi's Kitchen, but you can get some chicken too. Leave the vegetarian at home, unless they're content to drink delicious cocktails all night from Elvi's bar.</p>

Ms. Sara's Kitchen

Ambergris Caye | (501) 226-2870

Ms. Sara's Kitchen, a part of Exotic Caye Beach Resort, is a good choice for travelers who are going to spend some time exploring this part of the island; it is 8.5 miles to the north of San Pedro. While more generally known for Mexican-inspired cuisine, this visitor favorite is particularly known for its pancakes and sandwiches. <p>Dine in, or take your food to go at Ms. Sara's.</p>

Micky's Restaurant

San Pedro | (501) 226-2223

Located in the heart of San Pedro, Micky's Restaurant is a popular choice for travelers thinking about going to this town and its surroundings. While more generally known for Mexican cuisine, this potential favorite serves up an awful lot of hamburgers and pasta. <p>Micky's Restaurant is known for the huge burritos they sell on Wednesdays only. You can get them in your choice of chicken or beef, and even get it mixed with beans, vegetables, salsa, and sour cream, served on homemade flour tortillas.</p> <p>Any other day of the week, you'll find an eclectic menu that offers everything from burgers and fries to pasta and seafood.</p>

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caliente 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Caribbean, Mexican (501) 2236-2170
Caramba Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Caribbean, Mexican (501) 226-4321
Cocina Caramba 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Continental, Mexican (501) 603-1652
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
Elvi's Kitchen 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Latin American, Mexican (501) 226-2176
Habaneros Restaurant 1.3 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker Mexican (501) 226-0487
La Hora Taco 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 629-6757
Locals Restaurant 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 635-0518
Micky's Restaurant 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International, Mexican (501) 226-2223
Ms. Sara's Kitchen Central Ambergris Caye Creole, Mexican (501) 226-2870
My Secret Deli 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 226-3223

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For something different in the same ballpark, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Pupuseria Tipico Salvadoreno (501) 627-3865 Latin American 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Antojitos San Telmo -- Latin American 0.1 mi. East of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
El Zafiro (501) 670-2480 Latin American 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye
Hidden Treasure (501) 226-4111 Latin American 0.9 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
El Sazon -- Latin American 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Popeye's Bar (501) 604-9168 Latin American 1.4 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker
Celi’s Restaurant (501) 226-2014 Latin American 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Wild Mangos (501) 226-2859 Tex-Mex 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Rainbow Grill and Bar (501) 226-0281 South American 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker
Lone Star Grill & Cantina (501) 226-4666 Tex-Mex 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best culinary offerings in Belize are the ones you happen upon during your daytime travels. However, noting at least a couple interesting-sounding restaurants in your plans, means you'll have multiple alternatives, even in a pinch. To find out more information concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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