Vegetarian Cuisine in Belize

Throughout Belize, expect to encounter a variety of places to eat. If you have a taste for vegetarian food in particular, then you won't want to miss the places where it's always on the menu. Expect to encounter several restaurants that offer this favorite.

With lots to try, from the informal backdrop at Wild Mangos to the unmistakable breakfast, brunch and lunch at Mesa Cafe, you are sure to find something worth fighting over.

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Before your trip begins, you can browse the wide selection of vegetarian eateries to be found. On each restaurant's name, click to find out more about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Mama Caribe

Ambergris Caye | (800) 316-4229

Mama Caribe, which is on the premises of Captain Morgan's Retreat, is a logical choice that's worth considering if you're going to be spending time seeing the island; it's 3.7 miles to the northeast of San Pedro. Sure to please everyone, Mama Caribe isn't just vegetarian food and hamburgers, but it's also masters of seafood.

Truly tropical the restaurant has doors that open on to a patio so guests can either sit outside or enjoy the view from inside. The decor inside features a mishmash of patterns, and local artwork, while outside the patio style furniture is comfy and inviting. The atmosphere invites relaxation and fun, with a wide range of entertainment available on different nights of the week.

The Crow's Nest Cafe

Placencia | (501) 620-7320

Located near the heart of Placencia, The Crow's Nest Cafe is a part of South Water Resort. Seafood and vegetarian fare get along famously at this relaxed establishment.

The Crow's Nest Cafe is a nautically themed spot set within a relative tiki hut. The bar is shaped like a boat and flags float down from the roof, blowing in the breeze. To say that this restaurant is a relaxed spot would be an understatement.

Wild Mangos

San Pedro | (501) 226-2859

Located toward the center of San Pedro, Wild Mangos is a smart choice for travelers who are going to be spending time seeing this town and the surrounding area. When the whole group's looking forward to a memorable vegetarian atmosphere in a setting that makes you comfortable, this simple restaurant hits the spot.

A beach front restaurant with an open air dining space, Wild Mangos is casual and carefree.

Mesa Cafe

San Pedro | (501) 226-3444

Mesa Cafe, a part of Vilma Linda Plaza, is located near the heart of San Pedro. Not only do they have festive fare including vegetarian goodies, which yes, includes coffee, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at sandwiches.

Breakfast and lunch favorites with a twist is what Mesa Cafe has to offer, such as scotch eggs, vegetarian croquettes, and a spicy chicken burger. Some of the most unique menu items are the Mesa Mac and Cheese, which is Mexican chorizo, onions, and cheese or the Caribbean Shrimp Sandwich with pineapple salsa.

Robin's Kitchen

San Pedro | (501) 651-3583

Robin's Kitchen is found near the middle of San Pedro. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its vegetarian goodies, which yes, includes barbecue, but here they're also quite the favorite for chicken.

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

vegetarian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caliente 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2170
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
El Divino Restaurant 0.7 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, Vegetarian (501) 226-3890
Finn and Martini 1.0 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Belizean, Caribbean, International, Spanish, Vegetarian (501) 623-4789
Flight Cafe 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye American, French, International, Japanese, Vegetarian (501) 608-3035
Gomier’s Restaurant 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central Punta Gorda Belize Vegetarian --
Iguana Juan's Restaurant and Bar 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye American, Belizean, Caribbean, Vegetarian (919) 400-7654
Ma Ma Chen Restaurant Downtown Belize City Belize Asian, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 223-4568
Mama Caribe 3.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Australian, Eclectic, Vegetarian (800) 316-4229
Mesa Cafe 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Contemporary, Vegetarian (501) 226-3444
Nook Restaurant 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, International, Vegetarian (501) 605-4071
Robin's Kitchen 0.8 mi. South West of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian (501) 651-3583
Sandy Toes Beach Bar and Grill 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Belizean, Caribbean, Vegetarian (501) 226-2030
The Crow's Nest Cafe 0.9 mi. South of Central Placencia Belize Eclectic, Vegetarian (501) 620-7320
The Truck Stop 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Asian, Latin American, Vegetarian (501) 226-3663
Wild Mangos 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Ambergris Caye Tex-Mex, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2859

Similar Food

If you seek even more options in this same genre, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at places like Belly Happy and Rain Restaurant & Rooftop Terrace, which both offer up vegan dishes.

Some of the best places to try any cuisine in Belize are the ones that you find unexpectedly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. At the same time, you can't go wrong when you know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To discover more details about the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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