Italian Cuisine in Belize

Throughout Belize, expect to come upon a delicious array of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Guests who already have plans to eat Italian food won't want to miss those restaurants where it's always on the menu. There's an over-abundance of dining options just for this type of food.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal locale of Pizza Caulker to the fantastic dinner and lunch at PepperOni's, you might come across a dish that tempts your taste buds.

Take a moment to peek at this full list of restaurants serving Italian cuisine to be found. For each option that interests you, click the name to get further details about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

The Mare Restaurant

Placencia | (800) 746-3743

The Mare Restaurant

Positioned near the center of Placencia, The Mare Restaurant is on the same premises as Turtle Inn, and is a good option for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this area of Stann Creek District. Lovely, mild seafood and Italian cuisine play nicely together at this crazy tasty restaurant.

The Mare Restaurant is an open air establishment with a tiki hut style thatched roof and casual wood furnishings.

Miller's Landing Restaurant

Placencia | (501) 523-3010

Miller's Landing Restaurant, which is on the premises of Millers Landing, can be found in the northern outskirts of Placencia. You certainly don't want to pass up Placencia when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of pizza.

Reminiscent of an old-time country kitchen, Miller's Landing Restaurant is a cozy little spot to grab a meal.

Pinocchio's Italian Restaurant

Ambergris Caye | (501) 226-4447

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Pinocchio's Italian Restaurant is a logical selection for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this side of the island. If you're wondering, San Pedro is approximately eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) to the south. As part of a menu decked with Italian culinary creations, this possible dining pick eagerly offers their pasta and pizza.

Pinocchio's has the only firewood island in the oven, giving the pizza a taste like none other. Th restaurant also uses the firewood grill to prepare steaks and lobsters, and all pastas are made home made. To further increase the flavor quotient, Pinocchio's only uses produce grown locally or imported from Italy.

Pasquales Pizzeria

Belmopan | (501) 822-4663

Pasquales Pizzeria is located toward the heart of Belmopan. In the mood for pizza? Then make this restaurant the easiest decision you'll make all day.

The owner of Pasquale's makes all of the pizza dough and bread fresh daily, and the entire kitchen staff is constantly testing new products and ingredients to ensure they are passing high quality products on to the customer. Pasquale's Pizzera serves pizza, pasta, subs, wings, and beer.

Capriccio

Stann Creek District | (501) 533-4117

Capriccio, which is part of The Placencia Hotel and Residence, is located south-southwest of Riversdale, a hamlet in Stann Creek District; it's within taxi range to the north-northeast of Placencia. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Italian goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but here they're also good at seafood.

The fresh seafood steals the show at Capriccio, but the menu is filled with other local favorites and Italian offerings. Pair your meal with a selection of wine from the 9,000 bottle wine cellar.

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bella Italia 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Italian (501) 637-3798
Capriccio 3.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Riversdale Belize Caribbean, Italian (501) 533-4117
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
Don Carby's Pizza Ladyville, Central Belize Belize Italian (501) 625-1197
La Dolce Vita 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Belize Italian (501) 523-3115
Mama Mia's Pizzeria Belize City, Central Belize Belize Italian (501) 223-1444
Miller's Landing Restaurant 2.2 mi. North of Central Placencia Belize Caribbean, Italian (501) 523-3010
Mr. Greedy's Pizzeria & Bar 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Ignacio Belize Italian (501) 804-4688
Pasquales Pizzeria 0.5 mi. West of Central Belmopan Belize Italian (501) 822-4663
PepperOni's 8.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye Italian (501) 226-4515
Peppers Pizza Belize City, Central Belize Belize Italian (501) 223-5000
Peppers Pizza 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central Belmopan Belize Italian (501) 822-0666
Pinocchio's Italian Restaurant 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye Italian (501) 226-4447
Pirate Pizza San Pedro Ambergris Caye Italian (501) 226-4663
Pizza Caulker 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker Italian (501) 206-0666
Planet Pizza 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Italian --
Puccini's 0.4 mi. West of Central Belmopan Belize Italian, Mexican (501) 822-1366
Tan's Pizza Orange Walk, Northern part of Belize Belize Italian (501) 635-0867
The Mare Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Placencia Belize Italian (800) 746-3743
Yoli's Pizza 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Ignacio Belize Italian (501) 824-4187

Similar Food

Portofino Restaurant

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Rain Restaurant & Rooftop Terrace (501) 226-4000 Mediterranean 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
The Meating Place (501) 615-5069 Spanish Central Belize Belize
Bull Frog Inn Restaurant (501) 822-2111 Spanish 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central Belmopan Belize
Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar (501) 523-3335 Spanish 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Belize
Portofino Restaurant (501) 678-5096 European 6.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Finn and Martini (501) 623-4789 Spanish 1.0 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Flight Cafe (501) 608-3035 French 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Agave Restaurant and Lounge (501) 226-0403 Mediterranean 1.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker
The French Touch (501) 631-2600 French 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Green Parrot Bistro (501) 678-5096 French 6.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye

And you could opt to sample the signature offerings served at the following restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Nook Restaurant (501) 605-4071 Pasta 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro
Jaguar Bowling Lanes Restaurant (501) 601-4434 Pizza 6.7 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf
The Smuggler's Den Restaurant (501) 600-9723 Pizza 7.4 mi. Northeast of Central Corozal
Feliz Bar & Grill (501) 615-4490 Pizza 1.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro
Black Orchid Restaurant (501) 206-2441 Pasta 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro
Pickled Parrot Bar & Grill (501) 604-0278 Pizza 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia
The Truck Stop (501) 226-3663 Pizza 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro

Some of the most unique places to grab a bite in Belize are the ones that you happen upon while walking the streets near your hotel. Of course, you can't go wrong when you plan on visiting specific venues. To read even more regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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