Mexican Cuisine in Belize

During your visit to Belize, you'll be able to sample a delicious array of places to dine. Can't resist Mexican food during your holiday here? Guests can't afford to miss the restaurants that dub it their specialty. This isn't a rare option either, considering there's an enormous pool of restaurants just within this category.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal setting of Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill to the lovely brunch, dinner and lunch at Caliente, there's something special waiting for each guest and style of vacation.

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Take time to get a taste for the rather large selection of Mexican restaurants to be found. For each restaurant, you can click its name to view more information about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Caliente

San Pedro | (501) 2236-2170

Caliente, which is on the premises of Spindrift Hotel Resort, can be found just outside the heart of San Pedro. Don't overlook San Pedro when you just can't help your cravings for tacos. <p>Everything is super casual and laid back here, down to the miniature toy donkey who wears a colorful sombrero. The restaurant is also known for stunning views of the Caribbean Sea.</p>

Ms. Sara's Kitchen

Ambergris Caye | (501) 226-2870

Ms. Sara's Kitchen, which is part of Exotic Caye Beach Resort, is on South Coconut Drive; it is 8.5 miles to the north of San Pedro. While more generally known for Mexican food, this local spot likes to suggest its pancakes and sandwiches. <p>No matter what time of day you stop in, breakfast is what you'll find on the menu at Ms. Sara's Kitchen. Bagels, breakfast burritos, waffles, pancakes, french toast, and waffle sandwiches are all options to choose from. Come lunch, you can pick the rotating daily lunch special, or order for a list of sandwiches.</p>

The Shak

Placencia | (501) 622-1686

Situated in the heart of Placencia, The Shak is a smart choice for people thinking about visiting this part of Stann Creek District. Out-of-towners who desire smoothies will fully enjoy stopping here during a trip to Placencia. <p>Breakfast is served all day long, alongside healthy Indian and Mexican dishes.</p>

Caramba Restaurant

San Pedro | (501) 226-4321

Situated near the heart of San Pedro, Caramba Restaurant is a good choice for guests who are going to spend time visiting this town and its surroundings. Lovely, mild seafood and Mexican panache make for an exciting meal at this enjoyable 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 near the center of San Pedro, Elvi's Kitchen is on Pescador Drive. Got chicken on the brain? If this describes your cravings, you might discover that dining here is the go-to solution that satisfies everyone. <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>

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cactus Plaza 0.4 mi. South West of Central Corozal Belize Mexican (501) 422-0394
Caliente 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, Mexican (501) 2236-2170
Caramba Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, Mexican (501) 226-4321
Cocina Caramba 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Continental, Mexican (501) 603-1652
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
Elvi's Kitchen 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Latin American, Mexican (501) 226-2176
Habanero Bakery Placencia Belize Mexican (501) 523-3565
Habaneros Restaurant 1.3 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker Mexican (501) 226-0487
Hot Taco 0.4 mi. North of Central San Ignacio Belize Mexican (501) 675-7000
J. Dee's Restaurant and Bar Stann Creek District Belize International, Mexican (501) 503-3351
La Hora Taco 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Mexican (501) 629-6757
Lamanai Riverside Restaurant 0.7 mi. East of Central Orange Walk Belize Caribbean, Mexican (501) 302-3955
Locals Restaurant 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Mexican (501) 635-0518
Micky's Restaurant 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye International, Mexican (501) 226-2223
Ms. Sara's Kitchen 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye Creole, Mexican (501) 226-2870
My Secret Deli 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Mexican (501) 226-3223
Puccini's 0.4 mi. West of Central Belmopan Belize Italian, Mexican (501) 822-1366
Purple Toucan Bar 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Corozal Belize Caribbean, Fusion, Mexican (501) 402-0157
Rolson Cocina and Cantina San Ignacio, Western part of Belize Belize Mexican (501) 824-2730
The Shak 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Placencia Belize Indian, Mexican (501) 622-1686

Similar Food

Wet Lizard

Also worth considering if you really love Mexican food, there are similar flavors to be experienced at places like the following:

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
El Zafiro (501) 670-2480 Latin American 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye
La Cabana Restaurant and Bar (501) 822-1577 Latin American 1.0 mi. South West of Central Belmopan Belize
Nerries (501) 223-4028 Latin American Fort George, Central Belize Belize
Bamboo Grill (501) 607-1514 Latin American 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker Caye Caulker
Waruguma -- Latin American 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
El Sazon -- Latin American 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
King Burger Restaurant -- Latin American Dangriga, Central Belize Belize
La Ceiba Restaurant (501) 824-3350 Latin American 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Ignacio Belize
Wet Lizard (501) 610-4316 Tex-Mex Fort George, Central Belize Belize

Some of the most unique places to dine in Belize are those you happen upon while trekking the town of your choice. Although, you'll save yourself some stress if you know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To discover more concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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