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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-2170
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken wrap” (111 reviews)
“guacamole” (72 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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1 - 10 of 932 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Caliente is an informal restaurant on the beach. We had a great meal there. My wife had a seafood stew and I had blackened snapper. Both were excellent.

Thank Diver_Runner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Caliente on a Thursday evening for the world famous chicken drop! We were not disappointed! we were able to enjoy delicious food and drinks on the beach and watch the chicken drop!

Thank Lauren F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fish fajita wasnt on the supper menu but they made it for me anyway. Big pieces of fresh snapper. The staff, including the manager, checked on us frequently. 3 thumbs up.

Thank Grant E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in while waiting for our water taxi to Caye Caulker. The tacos were amazing, so much meat and great flavor. The guacamole was really good too. Friendly staff, great view.

Thank MomPortlandOregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here three times during our 10 day stay in San Pedro ... the food was so good we just kept coming back. It can get crowded and it is open only till 9:00 but it was definitely worth visiting. The restaurant is small...More

1  Thank Jon W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We missed the sign twice. It’s way in the back but great views of the ocean. The service was great and the Blackened Lobster burger was outstanding. Great place.

1  Thank airtanker1820
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here on our second night for a group of 14. The staff were very accommodating in rearranging tables to fit our group. It wad quite busy due to chicken drop. Our wait staff was a lot of fun and personable. Blackened conch...More

Thank KathyC1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service. They make sure you are checked on. The food was great and location is awesome. We watched a fisherman clean a fish right by the ocean and a sting ray came up for the left overs he could not use. We got...More

Thank AmorousAmy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best shrimp tacos fish tacos and enchiladas red and green, really good margarita too. They have a great habanero sauce, if you can handle the heat. The service is exceptional. They have seating inside a nice area but the patio seating...More

Thank spatern
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t even ask...just get the special. Whatever it is, it will be awesome. Tonight was snapper, lobster, and shrimp. Delicious!

Thank Lori_G_121
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 226-2170
  • E-mail
Description
Caliente is located on the beach in the center of San Pedro. Our restaurant has been serving a delicious combination of Mexican and Caribbean cuisine in San Pedro since 2001. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. 1/2 Price margaritas on Fridays. Closed Monday.
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