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El Fogon

# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 206-2121
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“conch fritters” (159 reviews)
“stew” (76 reviews)
“pork steak” (19 reviews)
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed today

We like the energy here, The food was very flavorful and spicy. The service was great. We loved the sand on the floor for that authentic feel. Make sure your shoes can handle that. As we were wrapping up the owner came by to see...More

Thank Ronni C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

OMG I think we must of tried everything it was sooo good kept on eating tasting everything -super great service

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 4 days ago

good experience, food very good, pleasant atmosphere, shared table with two others, our choice, would return

Thank travelinggrandm0m
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were able to walk to this restaurant from our hotel which was nice. Food was very authentic. Highly recommend.

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant gives you a great taste of local food! It’s in the downtown area of San Pedro and was about a 15 minute walk for Ramon’s Village (which is where we stayed). The seating is in an enclosed patio which could get a little...More

Thank Jaycee T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I dined here with my family. The food is very good, service a bit slow but the place was packed. It can also get pretty hot inside but there are fans running. We also tried this place on our food tour. The fried fish balls...More

Thank HOTelGirl12
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I wanted to get away from our hotel and explore the town of San Pedro, so we asked our snorkel guide what restaurant we should check out while in town. He recommended El Fogon, and we're glad he did! We had the...More

Thank Kjir S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fried lobster was delicious! With mango dipping sauce. Coconut rice and coleslaw. I'd definitely go back.

Thank April_Rain412
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, good environment live music nice waitstaff and good food, it was just a little pricy for us travelers🤣. We recommend it as a place to celebrate a special occasion while traveling.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great lunch here. Everything we tried was delicious. the pig tail, The coconut curry fish was so tasty and the pork stew was like home made by grandma. Worth it

Thank sanap501
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Questions & Answers
d h
12 February 2018|
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Response from arivera11082 | Reviewed this property |
Most places where belizean on the menu. We always asked to be sure
23 November 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. If they have a website I'd try contacting them directly.
Larry M
4 June 2017|
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Response from ElFogonSP | Property representative |
Sorry but we only deliver within the town limits. We would be happy to organize a taxi delivery. Thanks you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 206-2121
  • E-mail
El Fogon meaning the "fire-hearth" specializes in Authentic Belizean Cuisine. Our lunch menu includes Stewed Meats, Seafood & Soups. The items on the menu are all local favorites. Dinner consists of Grilled Seafood, Shrimp in Orange and Ginger Sauce or a Mango Sauce, Seafood Creole platter, Seafood Kebabs and much more...All served with a choice of Coconut White Rice or Rice and beans cooked on the open fire. Frozen Key Lime, Coconut Cheesecake and Local Ice Cream makes up our nightly desserts.
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