Restaurant Options in Chetumal

Chetumal is a great destination for diners thanks to the fact that the town is so close to Belize.  Visitors will find many restaurants offer some of the best meals from both Mexican and Belizean traditions, where hearty flavorful dishes that utilize local seafood and produce over all else are especially popular. 

Caribbean and Local

Vacationers will have lots of opportunities to experiment with local flavors and dishes throughout their time in Chetumal. Unsurprisingly, Mexican cuisine is definitely a sought after option. Be sure to remember that you can click on the links to read further info.

Spezias is a lunch and dinner spot found in southern Chetumal. Set inside an impressively large colonial style building, this restaurant is much more intimate than you might expect. It has an elegant bistro feel to it, and paired with the friendly service and delicious Italian cuisine, it is no wonder why it is such a popular place to eat. They are located at 301 Avenida Boulevard Bahia.

Zayzu Restaurante is a good restaurant in the area that's worth considering. An open air dining room under a palapa and surrounded by gardens, this chipper restaurant is often described an oasis that serves some of the best organic dishes around. If you'd like to call before booking a room, you can do so at (983) 144-0104.

Marisqueria El Taco Loco: Known for serving the best, freshest seafood in town, there isn't an item on the menu that isn't recommended. Whether you're craving empanadas or a plate of spaghetti, you simply can't go wrong. Guests will find them at 87 Jose Maria Morelos.

Below are the 6 places serving this flavor.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Chetumal
Name Location Type Phone Number
La Petite Crepe Downtown Chetumal French, Mexican (983) 103-3227
Marisqueria El Taco Loco Downtown Chetumal Caribbean (983) 832-1213
Restaurante Riveros Calderitas, 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Chetumal Mexican (983) 834-4635
Spezias Downtown Chetumal Italian, Mexican (983) 129-2774
Ventolera Downtown Chetumal Mexican (983) 267-3370
Zayzu Restaurante 1.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown Chetumal Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 144-0104

European and Asian

If you and your group are looking for a change of pace, you can find one French-style restaurant in Chetumal, as well as another which serves Italian cuisine.

The chart down below has the possible relevant restaurants in Chetumal.

European and Asian Restaurants in Chetumal
Name Location Type Phone Number
La Petite Crepe Downtown Chetumal French, Mexican (983) 103-3227
Spezias Downtown Chetumal Italian, Mexican (983) 129-2774

American and Other

Though you'll find some familiar dining options, you'll also be able to try some Mexican and Middle Eastern dishes.

Diners may enjoy trying Applebee's Chetumal. Your neighborhood grill and bar now has a home in Chetumal. Stop by for great burgers, friendly service, and a full bar for lunch and dinner. They're located at 2 Calle Tzisauche.

Burger King Chetumal: There are no surprises here. Burger King sells a variety of Angus beef burgers, chicken sandwiches and nugges, market fresh salads, and pairs them with onion rings or french fries and a soda.

The table below will show you the 5 different options you will be able to see while in Chetumal.

American and Other Restaurants in Chetumal
Name Location Type Phone Number
Applebee's Chetumal 1.2 mi. West of Central Chetumal American (983) 127-2706
Burger King Chetumal 1.2 mi. West of Central Chetumal American --
Pasion Turca Downtown Chetumal Middle Eastern (983) 832-7869
Restaurante Almina Downtown Chetumal International (983) 144-3857
Zayzu Restaurante 1.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown Chetumal Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 144-0104
 

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