Spanish Cuisine in Belize

If you've got a hankering for Spanish food, you might have an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. You may be a bit limited in your options, but there are a few locations in Belize specializing in this this type of food.


With options including everything from the very casual attitude at Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar to the cafes where drinks are just as crucial as the the food on the plate, there's something special waiting for each traveler and every style of vacation.

Before your trip begins, you can read more about the limited selection of Spanish eateries you'll encounter during your stay. For each restaurant, you can click its name to view more information about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Bull Frog Inn Restaurant

Belmopan | (501) 822-2111

Bull Frog Inn Restaurant is found in outside the center of Belmopan. Fresh seafood and Spanish flavors make a nice pair at this enjoyable place. <p>At Bull Frog you'll find a menu of Spanish dishes like Escabeche, as well as come Caribbean offerings like conch coup, curried beef, and shrimp creole.</p>

The Meating Place

Belmopan | (501) 820-2031

The Meating Place, which is part of Roaring River Golf & Accommodation, can be found in Central Belize, in Belize; 19 miles (30 and a half kilometers) to the east-northeast of Belmopan. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Spanish cooking and their signature staple of chicken, but they're also good at seafood. <p>Dining is available in crisp, clean dining room with a view of the river, or out on a covered terrace.</p>

Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar

Placencia | (501) 523-3335

Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar is located in the heart of Placencia. Fresh fish from Belize's coasts and Spanish food share the same plate at this super casual favorite. <p>Creole lobster or cheesy shrimp are featured on the entree menu, while lunch might be cow food soup. The options here are truly authentic, not redefined for foreign palates. Wendy's is a gastronomic adventure.</p>

Similar Food

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You may crave something slightly different, in which case you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Mangos (501) 533-8102 Belizean 6.8 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf Belize
Robin's Kitchen -- Jamaican 0.7 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Iris's Place (501) 523-7019 Belizean Hopkins, Central Belize Belize
Old Belize Bar and Grill (501) 222-5588 Belizean Belize City, Central Belize Belize
Yoli's Pizza (501) 824-4187 Italian 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Ignacio Belize
Grace's Restaurant (501) 702-2414 Belizean 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Punta Gorda Belize
Lily's Treasure Chest Restaurant (501) 226-2650 Belizean 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye
Tyson's Diner (501) 523-7017 Belizean Hopkins, Central Belize Belize
Pirate Pizza (501) 226-4663 Italian San Pedro Ambergris Caye
PepperOni's -- Italian 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Ambergris Caye Ambergris Caye

Or you can sink your teeth into the mainstay dishes at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Red Ginger (501) 226-4623 Tapas 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro
Aji Tapa Bar and Resturant (501) 226-4047 Tapas 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro
Casa Picasso (501) 226-4443 Tapas 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central San Pedro

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best foods in Belize are the ones that you happen upon during your exploration of different cities. But of course, it's still smart to have a concrete plan for some meals. To read more regarding the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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