San Pedro Restaurants

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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 cuisine is extremely popular in San Pedro. Because this kind of fare contains elements borrowed from so many different cultures, even the pickiest diners can find dishes to their taste at Caribbean-style restaurants. Remember to click on the restaurant names to read more details.

Caliente can be found at Spindrift Hotel Resort and is a laid-back restaurant found within San Pedro. 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.

Palapa Bar & Grill has a variety of dishes to try, including barbecue and desserts. Grilling up pulled pork or fresh fish is just one feature of Palapa bar & Grill, which is most popular for their ever flowing drinks. Enjoy floating on the water in an inner-tube with beers gently bobbing along beside you. They are located on Tres Cocos Street.

Caramba Restaurant: Known for its amazing food, Caramba Restaurant is a friendly, clean spot to fill up and relax after you've spent a day exploring the area. They're located at 20 Pescador Drive.

Look through the table just below if you want to see all the Caribbean possibilities that can be found inside San Pedro.

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

Vacationers will encounter no shortage of chances to enjoy trying local dishes throughout their time in San Pedro.

Celi’s Restaurant can be found at San Pedro Holiday Hotel and is a local eatery offering hamburgers and seafood 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.

El Fogon is another restaurant you might like to 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. You will find them at 2 Trigger Fish Street.

Elvi's Kitchen: Fish, seafood and more fish abound at Elvi's Kitchen, but you can get some chicken too. Leave the vegetarian at home, unless they're content to drink delicious cocktails all night from Elvi's bar.

The chart below will show you all 23 different options you can visit inside 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

Diners hoping to enjoy some European cuisine will find a number of different options to pick from. In addition to Italian cuisine, you'll be able to choose from Continental and Mexican restaurants too.

Casa Picasso is a dinner possibility located within the heart of San Pedro. 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.

A good nearby restaurant you might want to try is 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.

The Palmilla Restaurant: This continental and seafood menu is complimentary to the romantic setting of the restaurant. You'll find them at 22 Coconut Drive.

A notable restaurant in the vicinity to be aware of is Bella Italia. You can get some delicious Italian cuisine every day of the week from 11:00 a.m. to midnight. If you have questions and want to call ahead of time, you can do so at (501) 637-3798.

Just below you can look through the 10 places cooking this type of cuisine.

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 fare is an especially popular choice in San Pedro. For less adventurous guests, there are 7 restaurants that offer typical American cuisine.

Fido's Steak and Lobster is a lunch and dinner spot located in San Pedro. Operating hours are from 11:00 a.m. until midnight every day of the week. Find them at 18 Barrier Reef Drive.

Ambergris Brewing Company: Closed on Monday, the restaurant is open from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. If you're looking to call before booking a room, do so at (501) 206-2533.

A good nearby restaurant you might like is Legends Burger House. 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 have questions, call them at (501) 226-2113.

Doc'ks Tiki Bar & Grill is a local breakfast and brunch possibility located within San Pedro. This is the perfect place for families and large groups because they serve delicious Mexican and Creole inspired dishes at amazing prices. Locals are regulars and love spending time meeting tourists from all over the world.

Use the chart below to find more information on these types of choices within the area.

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

There are more establishments offering other types of cuisine in San Pedro.

Black Orchid Restaurant is a fine dining facility located in southern San Pedro. While most of the dining options in this town are relaxed, open-air establishments with a beachy-vibe, Black Orchid has decided to go a more formal route -- without being too over-the-top. To reach them, call (501) 206-2441.

Travelers might want to think about visiting Blue Water Grill. This restaurant offers a fresh display on both Creole and Asian fare, where seafood stars, but other options include beef tenderloin, pizzas, and pastas. If you want to know more, call them at (501) 226-3347.

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. If you'd like to call ahead of time, you can do so at (501) 226-2103.

Lone Star Grill & Cantina offers several different dishes to choose from, including fish and chips and hamburgers. This sports bar and grill is known for having some of the best Tex-Mex in the area. Cold beers, mixed drinks, and filling food paired with a lively crowd and friendly service makes this a favored spot, but perhaps their biggest claim to fame is the fact that they have a nine-foot high definition television with surround sound that they use to broadcast sporting events. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (501) 226-4666.

Pineapples is located at Ramon's Village Resort and is an eclectic restaurant located in 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.

Just below you can find the 18 options serving up this type of cuisine.

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 --
Wild Mangos 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central San Pedro Tex-Mex, Vegan, Vegetarian (501) 226-2859
 

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