For many foodies, a super great meal can be a life-altering experience in the most delicious of ways. And when a restaurant or eatery displays key elements, such as consistency, hospitality and creativity plus superb food day in and out, you simply have to let the word out on these gems. But with new restaurants popping up like microwaved popcorn, it is a tough position to be when deciding which spots deserve your hard-earned cash and especially your time. In this guide, we will walk you through a list of 6 excellent restaurants to eat at in Belize.
Guava Limb Restaurant
If the Travel Channel rated this spot in their Top Ten picks to eat in Belize, then that statement should be enough to check it out. This boutique styled eater is set in an adorable turquoise two-story building with a serene outdoor garden area. Fresh organic ingredients are sourced from the owners' farm or local providers to create an eclectic international menu that might include Indonesian gado gado, Thai chicken and lettuce wraps, or Hawaiian teriyaki chicken burgers. Vegetarians will enjoy the wide range of fresh salads, and breakfast is also well-covered with Belgian waffles, crepes and huevos rancheros. This fantastic eating joint can be found on Burns Avenue in San Ignacio in the Cayo District.
Location: San Ignacio, Cayo
The Farm House Deli
This special place is the newest addition to the culinary scene in the Capital City of Belmopan. Since their opening in December of last year, this eatery has gained a consistent five star rating from all its customers. Each decadent platter offered is heavenly constructed with the freshest farm ingredients. From the pastries, to the many types of bread and artisan cheeses this new restaurant offers a world class ambience like no other found in Belize. When it comes to fresh ingredients, delightful surroundings and five star service, you know you can’t go wrong!
Nahil Mayab Restaurant & Patio
Situated in the hub of Orange Walk Town, Nahil Mayab has been thrilling the culinary senses of many of even the most discerning food critic that enters this warm and unique eatery. This indoor or outdoor restaurant serves Latin American-inspired cuisine for all ages in air conditioned comfort, or outside the patio surrounded by lush gardens. This Restaurant is the quint essential venue in Orange Walk for a family dinner, romantic date, or business luncheon. The service is beyond compare as the attentiveness and warm hospitality by all the staff is felt from the second you walk in… Not to mention the aromas permeating from Head Chef’s Angela Lopez’s kitchen! Mmmm mmm Good eats!
Location: Orange Walk Town
Rojo Beach Bar
At Rojo’s you will be feeling like you are on a star-studded island. This trendy little nook on Northern Ambergris Caye offers a sultry ambiance which compliments their fantastic pizzas and other delectable menu items. Rojo serves killer frozen mojitos, martinis, and all kinds of fascinating boozy concoctions. If you feel like cooling off, there is a swimming pool just for bar and restaurant guests. Order at the bar and then eat and sip at the beach or on comfy sofas in the breezy lounge.
Location: Ambergris Caye
Rain Restaurant & Rooftop Terrace
Rain opened its doors in September of 2014 and since then it has gained a luscious reputation for their eclectic flair in their dishes. Located 2 miles north of San Pedro at Grand Caribe, Rain offers outdoor dining (or rooftop terrace). Their decadent menu items features appetizers, soups, salads, seafood, handcrafted pastas & a fine steak selection. Chef Hugo combines his Argentine, Spanish & Caribbean cooking experience to create, new and different dishes.
Location: North, Ambergris Caye
If you are in the City and are looking for a satisfying meal, your best bet is the Riverside Tavern. For most of its clientele, it is the “go-to” place for supremely delicious burgers, exciting live entertainment and fantastic boozy drinks. This upscale Restaurant & Bar located in the heart of Belize City, offers a wide range of dishes inspired mostly by American\Caribbean cuisine.
Location: Belize City
So now you too can be raving about the immaculate dishes and platters you come across while visiting these decadent locations. Welcome to the best restaurants in Belize 2017!