French Cuisine in Belize

If you're a big fan of French food, don't pass up an opportunity to treat yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a couple of restaurants in Belize where you can sample this kind of food.

With lots to try, from the very casual attitude at Flight Cafe to the much anticipated dinner service at The French Touch, there's a menu suited for each traveler and any style of vacation desired.

Below, read up on the few delicious French restaurants you could be curious about during your vacation. For each of the options, click to get further details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Green Parrot Bistro

Ambergris Caye | (501) 678-5096

Green Parrot Bistro

Green Parrot Bistro is located at Portofino Resort, and is a good choice worth considering if you are thinking about spending some time seeing this side of the island. In case you're wondering, San Pedro is six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the south west. The fresh taste of fish and French food make for an exciting meal at this enjoyable dining option.

Some of the options on the Green Parrot Bistro menu are chips and salsa, seaseme chicken wings, mozzarella sticks, calamari fritti, crispy fried shrimp, hummus, quesadilla, nachos supreme, chicken fingers and fish and chips. There are also desserts like bananas foster, sorbet, completely cacao, frozen tropical tundra, rum caramel apple and vanilla ice cream.

There is also a Green Parrot Bar on the beach where guests can enjoy drinks. Margaritas are highly recommended!

The French Touch

San Pedro | (501) 631-2600

The French Touch is found in the heart of San Pedro. Gladly termed a casual restaurant, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town.


The French Touch is well known for their amazing selection of small plates and wines that reflect the flavor of the Caribbean as well as the unique tastes of the strong European culture that surrounds the area. They also offer a great list of cocktails in case you're looking for something with a little more zing to it.

Guests of this restaurant also boast about the amazing and warm ambiance of the establishment, which is just another thing to look forward to with this hot spot!

Pier 366 Seafood House

San Pedro | (501) 226-2565

Pier 366 Seafood House, which is on the premises of Villas at Banyan Bay, is located near the center of San Pedro. Though one might say the overall focus is French cuisine, this potential favorite likes to suggest its pasta and seafood.

Each seafood item on the menu is caught fresh by local fishermen, ensuring an authentic Belizean dish. They offer so many breakfast options from sandwiches to smoked fish Florentine. Ceviche, shrimp gazpacho, Belizean beer battered fish, grilled lobster tail, and more give you a taste of the local flavor. Juicy steaks and Jamaican jerk chicken breast are other options if you are not in the mood for seafood. To top off your meal, delicious desserts such as banana rum cake and creme brulee await you.

Flight Cafe

San Pedro | (501) 608-3035

Located near the heart of San Pedro, Flight Cafe is a popular choice worth considering if you are exploring this town and adjacent areas. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering French cuisine and coffee, but wouldn't you know they're also quite the favorite for crepes.

Whether you have come for the delicious crepes, sanwiches, burgers, smoothies, or coffee, it will seem that the mouthwatering options are endless. You can dine on a variety of sushi. They keep both flavor and presentation as priorities in every item served. Guests will be pleased to know that both sweet and savory cravings can be satiated here.

Similar Food

The Mare Restaurant

For something different in the same ballpark, you will find similar ingredients and influences at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Meating Place (501) 615-5069 Spanish Central Belize Belize
Planet Pizza -- Italian 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Yoli's Pizza (501) 824-4187 Italian 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Ignacio Belize
The Mare Restaurant (800) 746-3743 Italian 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Placencia Belize
Ms. Sara's Kitchen (501) 226-2870 Creole 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye
The Barracuda Bar and Grill (501) 523-7259 Mediterranean Central Belize Belize
Secret Garden (501) 523-3240 Creole 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Belize
Pinocchio's Italian Restaurant (501) 226-4447 Italian 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye
Don Carby's Pizza (501) 625-1197 Italian Ladyville, Central Belize Belize
Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar (501) 523-3335 Creole 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Belize

Some of the best dining destinations in Belize are those you casually come across while journeying to and from your hotel. But, including the names of some reliable-looking restaurants in your daily agenda, is encouraged even for flexible travelers. To read more details about the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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