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Riverside Tavern

2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
+501 223-5640
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (71 reviews)
“onion rings” (17 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Pub, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great find for us. The prices weren't cheap comparatively but the food (fresh red snapper, garlic mash and green beans) was delicious and the local beer was cold!

Thank taffyemmie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a chef I appreciate the expense that can come to create a great experience for your taste buds, especially in a Central American Country. This restaurant has delicious food, hands down some of the tastiest dishes in Belize City. The downfall however is the...More

Thank MetaphysicalCreator
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a traditional Belizean restaurant. It has an interesting vibe though, and offers delicious meals. My favorite was the Jalapeno Burger and the Belizean hot sauce is a must to try.

Thank PakinamMoussa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To me, a bit nicer than a 'tavern' but still with that relaxed pub feel. They have a great selection of burgers and they are delicious. Decent price for the quality of food you're getting here, good sized portions. Belikins are priced right too! On...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the few places that serves draft beer so we had a pitcher. It is closed on Sunday. The hamburger was very good and the cerviche was much larger than anticipated.

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

close to work, so decided to try it. i don't regret it one bit. i recommend it 100%. i went there with a couple co-workers, best lunch break ever. the space is really nice and warm. the service is awesome. they make u feel at...More

Thank Nahim98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Riverside Tavern was close to our hotel so we decided to check it out. We sat outside on the patio by the river which was very relaxing after a long day of travel. The draft beers were cold & delicious & the food was...More

Thank Elaine206
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Riverside was close to our hotel so we checked it out, recommended by our sailing tour guide in Caye Caulker. Food was good, service was great (think our servers name was Alex, and he took good care of us!). The menu is large, lots to...More

Thank Candace B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this place. Food was well above my expectations, draft beer and good value. Alex our server was very welcoming and helpful. Would go back. And far enough away from docks that it was not a cruise ship place, thank goodness

Thank williamcrisp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for some appies and a drink and it did not disappoint! Had the grouper empanadas, chicken taquitos, and beef flautas. My friend had the Riverside Punisher drink and loved it. The staff was super friendly and polite. Our server Alex was on his...More

Thank Ami S
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20 December 2017|
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Response from Alaine N | Reviewed this property |
The Riverside Tavern will be closed from the 24th December, 2017 and reopen on Wednesday 27th December, 2017.
Annie N
28 June 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Belize sorry
29 December 2016|
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Response from Ray-n-Sol | Reviewed this property |
We saw a couple of NFL games showing on the screens when we were there. I would not liken this to a sports bar in the USA however.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize District  >  Belize City
  • Phone Number: +501 223-5640
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