A restaurant that happily refers to itself as a "hole in the wall beach bar" is actually a bit nicer of a spot than they let on. Located right on the beach, the atmosphere is quite relaxed, but the dining deck is kept clean and well-maintained.


Although margaritas are really the most popularly ordered item on the menu, Mexican-Caribbean is their style, with free chips and salsa served with every meal and fresh guacamole offering a refreshing topping. They are know for their curries, ginger rum shrimp, blackened snapper, Jalisco snapper, and authentic sauces. Stop by on Friday for Taco Night, where they offer half price Margaritas, and they have recently added salbutes as a lunch special on Wednesdays.

Caliente is a bar and grill that offers Caribbean and Mexican cuisines, as well as tacos. As far as the style of dining and food goes, the setting is very casual. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy brunch, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to enjoy this option at almost any meal.


Due to the passably spacious stretch of this restaurant, travelers should expect to steer clear of extended waits during peak times. Additionally, this makes for an ideal eatery if you and your traveling companions are eating with a large group.

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.


Located just outside the heart of San Pedro, Caliente is a part of Spindrift Hotel Resort.

If you'd like to combine your visit to the restaurant with some local sightseeing options, you'll find a handful noteworthy things to see within close proximity, like Ambergris Museum.

One point of interest found this neighborhood is Bermuda Beach, which is nearby beach where the entire family can relax.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners trying to find another restaurant in the region with some similar types of food or similar prices, there are several nearby dining spots to choose between, including Estel's Dine By The Sea. It is found less than a hundred yards to the northeast of this restaurant.

But of course, if you're looking for something different, this part of Ambergris Caye provides a wide range of dining possibilities that will be sure to satisfy nearly any type of diner. For example, you can also try eclectic cuisine at Latitudes Cafe, which is a short distance northwest.

Hours and Other Info

Prices are purposely kept low, with options ranging from $4 to $20(USD).

This restaurant is open from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. every day of the week except Monday, and they also serve breakfast from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Contact Info

Location: Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

Phone: (501) 2236-2170




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