Restaurant Options in San Pedro

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San Pedro is the heart of the culinary scene on Ambergris Caye, and you'll find dozens of restaurants in city limits. The best part of it all is that there are so many different cultures represented in the food. Of course, local fare is prevalent, but you'll find American, Asian, European, and International offerings all around town.

Caribbean Cuisine

Hidden Treasure

Caribbean dishes are especially easy to find in San Pedro. Because this kind of cuisine contains features from so many different cultures, almost any type of diner can find something they'll enjoy at Caribbean-style restaurants. Be sure to remember that you can click on the links to read additional information.

Caliente can be found at Spindrift Hotel Resort and has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Caribbean and Mexican. 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. If you have questions, call them at (501) 2236-2170.

Palapa Bar & Grill has various different dishes to try, including barbecue and desserts. When still on solid ground, choose from chicken wings, sausage dip, pulled pork sandwiches, smoked fish spread and many specialties of the house. Also enjoy less unique dishes like onion rings or a simple hamburger. They are situated on Tres Cocos Street.

Caramba Restaurant offers a couple of cuisines to try, including Caribbean and Mexican. Not only does Caramba specialize in Mexican and Caribbean fare, but you can bring your own days catch from the sea and the cook will prepare it how you so choose. You can find them at 20 Pescador Drive.

Below you will be able to see the 12 eateries offering visitors this type of food.

Caribbean Restaurants in San Pedro
Name Location Phone Number
Aba Isieni 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro --
Ambergris Brewing Company 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 206-2533
Caliente 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 2236-2170
Caramba Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 226-4321
Crave Restaurant Central San Pedro (501) 226-3211
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro --
El Patio Restaurant Central San Pedro (501) 226-3063
Estel's Dine By The Sea 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 226-2019
Hidden Treasure 0.9 mi. South West of Central San Pedro (501) 226-4111
La Esquinita Deli 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro --
Palapa Bar & Grill 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 226-2528
Rico's Bar and Grill Central San Pedro (501) 226-3739

Local Cuisines

Travelers will encounter no shortage of chances to enjoy local flavors throughout their stay in San Pedro.

Celi’s Restaurant is located at San Pedro Holiday Hotel and is a casually themed restaurant located in the heart of San Pedro. This simple restaurant has a small amount of seating which allows for an intimate meal with very focused service and the food is consistently raved about by prior guests. If you would like to call before making reservations, you can do so at (501) 226-2014.

El Fogon is a nearby dining venue you could visit. Authentic local cuisine like gibnut, stew chicken, and chaya tamales served with rice and beans are the staples of the dinner menu. The lunch menu, however, rotates each week and you can check the chalk board for a hand-written rendering of a menu. Guests will be able to find them at 2 Trigger Fish Street.

Elvi's Kitchen offers a couple of cuisines to try, including Latin American and Mexican. Elvi's Kitchen specializes in seafood, from mussels to conch to crab claws. Friday night they feature a Maya bugget To reach them, call (501) 226-2176.

The table just below collects all 23 different possibilities you will be able to see within San Pedro.

Other Local Restaurants in San Pedro
Name Location Type Phone Number
Antojitos San Telmo Central San Pedro Latin American --
Cafe Cubano 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Cuban (501) 226-3022
Caroline's Cookin' Central San Pedro Belizean --
Celi’s Restaurant Central San Pedro Latin American (501) 226-2014
Chon Saan Palace San Pedro Central San Pedro American, Belizean, Chinese, Indian (501) 226-3627
Cocina Caramba 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Continental, Mexican (501) 603-1652
El Fogon Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 206-2121
El Sazon Central San Pedro Latin American --
Elvi's Kitchen 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Latin American, Mexican (501) 226-2176
Island Time 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 226-4220
La Hora Taco 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 629-6757
Lily's Treasure Chest Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 226-2650
Locals Restaurant Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 635-0518
Micky's Restaurant Central San Pedro International, Mexican (501) 226-2223
My Secret Deli 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Mexican (501) 226-3223
Nautica Seafood Grill & Bar 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean, Fusion (501) 226-3265
Pirate's Treasure Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 668-2156
Pupuseria Tipico Salvadoreno Central San Pedro Latin American (501) 627-3865
Robin's Kitchen Central San Pedro Jamaican --
The Reef 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 226-3212
The Reef 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 226-3212
The Snack Shack 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean (501) 670-8001
Waruguma Central San Pedro Latin American --

European and Asian

Those looking to enjoy some European cuisine have several options to choose from. In addition to Italian-style cuisine, you'll also be able to find Continental and Mexican restaurants too.

Casa Picasso has a couple of cuisines to try, including American and Asian Fusion. The chic eatery invites guests to "dine artfully" on a menu that has been designed by a highly ranked chef named Hasni Ghazali. Between the gourmet global tapas and the extensive wine list, you won't find a swankier spot on the island.

Hungry guests should consider dining at Red Ginger. Named for the Red Ginger flower, which is native to Belize, this restaurant is located at the Phoenix Resort and serves both guests of the hotel and anyone in the mood for delicious food and excellent service. Reach them at (501) 226-4623.

The Palmilla Restaurant: This continental and seafood menu is complimentary to the romantic setting of the restaurant. Visitors will be able to find them at 22 Coconut Drive.

Vacationers should consider dining at Bella Italia. You can get some delicious Italian cuisine every day of the week from 11:00 a.m. to midnight. If you are looking for something specific and want to call in advance, you can do so at (501) 637-3798.

Use the collection just below for more detailed information on these types of choices in the area.

European and Asian Restaurants in San Pedro
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bella Italia 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Italian (501) 637-3798
Casa Picasso Central San Pedro American, Asian Fusion (501) 226-4443
Chon Saan Palace San Pedro Central San Pedro American, Belizean, Chinese, Indian (501) 226-3627
Cocina Caramba 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Continental, Mexican (501) 603-1652
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro American, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Vegetarian --
Emerald Chinese Fast Food Restaurant Central San Pedro Chinese (501) 226-2312
Pirate Pizza San Pedro Italian (501) 226-4663
Planet Pizza Central San Pedro Italian --
Red Ginger 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Continental (501) 226-4623
The Palmilla Restaurant 1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro Continental (501) 226-2067

American

American food is tremendously popular in San Pedro. For less adventuresome travelers, there are 7 restaurants where you can find characteristic American cuisine.

Fido's Steak and Lobster is an eating establishment offering fish and chips located in San Pedro. Operating hours are from 11:00 a.m. until midnight every day of the week. The property is situated at 18 Barrier Reef Drive.

Ambergris Brewing Company has a couple of cuisines to try, including American and Caribbean. Closed on Monday, the restaurant is open from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Legends Burger House is a dining establishment you might like to visit. The menu at Legends is filled with a wide selections of burger variation like the "Jerry Garcia" which has swiss cheese and grilled mushrooms or the "Wyatt Earp" burger, which has bacon, cheese, and onions. The fries are also great. If you want to call in advance, do so at (501) 226-2113.

Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill has a few different cuisine options to try, including American and Caribbean. Join the friendly staff at Doc'ks anytime for great food and drinks inspired by the spices and hot flavors of the Caribbean.

The chart directly below will show you the 7 different options you will be able to see while in San Pedro.

American Restaurants in San Pedro
Name Location Phone Number
Ambergris Brewing Company 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 206-2533
Casa Picasso Central San Pedro (501) 226-4443
Chon Saan Palace San Pedro Central San Pedro (501) 226-3627
Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro --
Fido's Steak and Lobster 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 226-2056
Legends Burger House 1.9 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro (501) 226-2113
Roadkill Bar Central San Pedro (501) 628-6882

Other Restaurants

Black Orchid Restaurant

You will find some other establishments that offer other types of cuisine in San Pedro.

Black Orchid Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant found within southern San Pedro. The menu here is an international array of hearty favorites, with meats and seafood paired with complimentary sides that are elegant and mouth-watering. Much of the food is sourced locally, and everything that can be baked or made on site is. If you're looking to call in advance, do so at (501) 206-2441.

You might want to think about dining at Blue Water Grill. A family owned restaurant set right on the beach, it is often listed as a top choice in area polls. What really stands out about this spot, aside from the fresh and delicious food, is the service.

Caprice Bar Grill: This open air bar and grill is located at a hotel but welcomes everyone to stop by for a delicious meal or even just a few drinks.

Lone Star Grill & Cantina offers various different specialties to try, including fish and chips and hamburgers. All of your Tex-Mex favorites are on the menu, including nachos, tacos, and burritos with fajitas, quesadillas, and fish and chips being the top sellers. But the offerings don't stop there, burgers and fresh seafood are equally as popular among guests, and you can't leave without sampling the chocolate rum cake. If you want to call before booking a room, do so at (501) 226-4666.

Pineapples is located at Ramon's Village Resort and is a local eclectic option located within the heart of San Pedro. Renowned for their friendly staff, you'll feel welcome at Pineapple's. The location couldn't be better, right along the beach. Customers can contact them at (501) 226-2071.

Take some time to go through the chart just below in order to see the relevant options that can be found within San Pedro.

Other Restaurants in San Pedro
Name Location Type Phone Number
Black Orchid Restaurant 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro International (501) 206-2441
Blue Water Grill Central San Pedro International (501) 226-3347
Caprice Bar Grill Central San Pedro Fusion, International (501) 226-2103
DJ's Seaside Bar & Restaurant 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro International (501) 206-2464
DandE's Frozen Custard and Sorbet 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Eclectic (501) 660-5966
Hurricane's Bar and Grill San Pedro Eclectic (501) 226-4124
Hurricanes Ceviche Bar & Grill Central San Pedro International (501) 226-4124
Island Secret 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Eclectic (501) 226-3335
KAMA Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Eclectic (501) 610-2004
Latitudes Cafe 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Eclectic (501) 636-8454
Lone Star Grill & Cantina 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro Tex-Mex (501) 226-4666
Mambo Restaurant San Pedro International (501) 226-5010
Mesa Cafe Central San Pedro Contemporary, Vegetarian (501) 226-3444
Micky's Restaurant Central San Pedro International, Mexican (501) 226-2223
Nautica Seafood Grill & Bar 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Belizean, Fusion (501) 226-3265
Pineapples Central San Pedro Eclectic (501) 226-2071
Sun Up 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Eclectic --
Tacklebox Bar and Grill San Pedro Tex-Mex (501) 226-4313
Wild Mangos 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Tex-Mex, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2859
 

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