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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (78 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (17 reviews)
“fajitas” (38 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Caliente our first night on San Pedro. We were looking for somewhere to eat near Chicken Drop Bingo, and this is as close as you can get without being right in the action. The deck was a great place to have...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank kdub2384
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Had the blackened red snapper there for dinner - excellent food and nice atmosphere on the water. Wait staff attentive.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We visited Caliente one evening and were seated on a nice deck overlooking the beach. Our waiter was attentive throughout, helping us order something the kids would like and watching over our visit to make sure that we enjoyed. Both of us ordered a burrito...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nevergo33
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this place. The food was delicious and we got to hear a small band play for us all night! Hector was our server and he catered to us like we were royalty. Can't wait to go back!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Curious780644
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch at this charming mexican restaurant. Breeze on the deck was wonderful and the view everything you could desire for casual carribean beach front dining. We Had a spicy seafood stew and fajitas. Top notch food and super friendly service. Highly recommended! And...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jrose3823
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Our family had a wonderful dinner last night with Hector as our server. The food was outstanding-we had the bacon wrapped shrimp with rum sauce, the fajitas, & the Jalisco special. Highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rebeccashafer2017
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

To say this is the best restaurant in Belize would be a gross understatement. This is the best place I've been to in the past year. My wife and I are vegan and they were able to suggest some great options for us. Our waiter,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great lunch here while staying in San Pedro. We ordered the Sopa de Lima and Stuffed Potato with Steak - everything was FABULOUS. They also served up a great margarita.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank victoriabD5921HI
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We came across this restaurant strolling on the beach front and stopped for Chips, salsa and guacamole (one of the few places that actually has guac) and a beer and frozen sangria. All were delicious and the waiter, Kinan (I think his name was) was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Bethaniemueller
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Food was okay! Nothing too special. The wait staff was incredibly friendly though. And the atmosphere of being right on the beach was nice.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jaiman2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
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
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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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