Vegetarian Cuisine on Ambergris Caye

Throughout Belize, expect to be overwhelmed by the great number of places to dine. But guests who seek vegetarian cuisine in particular can't afford to miss the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. Luckily, you're likely to come across a respectable number of places that feature it on their menus.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal locale of Mesa Cafe to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at The Truck Stop, there's a menu for every type of traveler and every dining expectation.

Use the list below to get more details about the several vegetarian establishments throughout Belize. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to view the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Mama Caribe

Ambergris Caye | (800) 316-4229

Mama Caribe, on the premises of Captain Morgan's Retreat, is a viable choice worth considering if you are going to explore this part of the island; it's 3.7 miles to the northeast of San Pedro. Speaking of delicious, specialty vegetarian-inspired cuisine, this potential favorite likes to suggest its hamburgers and 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.

Mesa Cafe

San Pedro | (501) 226-3444

Mesa Cafe, on the premises of Vilma Linda Plaza, is located in the heart of San Pedro. While more generally known for vegetarian cuisine, the kitchen at Mesa Cafe is known for its coffee and sandwiches.

The deep blue-violet paint job on the exterior of Mesa Cafe makes it hard to miss, while inside the decor is reminiscent of a bistro.

Robin's Kitchen

San Pedro | (501) 651-3583

Positioned toward the center of San Pedro, Robin's Kitchen is a logical choice for you to consider if you're going to spend time visiting this town and adjacent locations. This local establishment isn't merely vegetarian food and of course barbecue, but wouldn't you know they're also known for putting out great chicken.

Dining takes place under a pointed thatch roof on patio tables for a very laid back ambiance.

Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill

San Pedro

Located near the center of San Pedro, Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill is a viable option worth considering if you're thinking about spending some time seeing this town and the surrounding area. Not only is this restaurant famed for vegetarian themed dishes and of course barbecue, but wouldn't you know they're also masters of hamburgers.

This is the perfect place for families and large groups because they serve delicious Mexican and Creole inspired dishes at amazing prices. Locals are regulars and love spending time meeting tourists from all over the world. Great place to grab a quick bite, large meal or happy hour drinks with friends.

Wild Mangos

San Pedro | (501) 226-2859

Positioned in the heart of San Pedro, Wild Mangos is a good option for vacationers thinking about staying near this town and its environs. Ready for plain delicious vegetarian food in a refreshingly casual and classy setting? Perhaps you'll like the casual backdrop at this dining option.

Consistently delicious and creative, Wild Mangos specializes in using local, organic materials that come from sustainably-minded sources.

vegetarian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caliente 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Caribbean, Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2170
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
El Divino Restaurant 0.7 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Caribbean, Vegetarian (501) 226-3890
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
Iguana Juan's Restaurant and Bar 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro American, Belizean, Caribbean, Vegetarian (919) 400-7654
Mama Caribe 3.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Australian, Eclectic, Vegetarian (800) 316-4229
Mesa Cafe 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Contemporary, Vegetarian (501) 226-3444
Nook Restaurant 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Caribbean, International, Vegetarian (501) 605-4071
Robin's Kitchen 0.8 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian (501) 651-3583
Sandy Toes Beach Bar and Grill 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean, Caribbean, Vegetarian (501) 226-2030
The Truck Stop 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Asian, Latin American, Vegetarian (501) 226-3663
Wild Mangos 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Tex-Mex, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2859

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You may crave something slightly different, in which case there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like Rain Restaurant & Rooftop Terrace where they're offering up vegan preparations.

Some of the best food and drink options in Belize are the ones you didn't expect to find yourself craving as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. Although, it's still a good idea to know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To learn more details concerning the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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