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All 5 Dangriga Restaurants

Riverside Cafe

Riverside and Oak Street, Dangriga, Belize
501-661-6390
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Ranked #3 of 5 Restaurants in Dangriga
Price range: $3 - $15
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Fast Food
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: We serve seafood like shrimp, lobster, conch(seasonal), fish fillet, and fried or streamed whole fish(snapper) daily for Dinner. For Lunch we serve the best of Belizean cuisine like rice and beans or stew beans served with beef, pork, chicken or fish. Breakfast consist of Fry Jacks or flour tortillas with all the trimmings. RiverView Restaurant is also a tourist resource center with maps and fliers about Dangriga destinations.
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English first
Sacramento, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Looks like a very simple cafe but the food was priced right and really tasty. Super nice staff and owner.

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Ate here a few times. Food was delicious. My wife is vegetarian and they were happy to whip up something not usually on their menu. Very friendly. Great place to get information about heading to cayes or going on fishing/snorkelling trips

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Mesa, Arizona
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73 reviews 73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great food, good service. Had the rice and beans and chicken and it was served as typically would be.

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Belize Cayes, Belize
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

You'll get everything Belizean on the menu here, plus hamburgers, at a great value. This is the meeting place for all boat trips out to Tobacco Caye, and the staff are friendly and helpful. The ambiance could best be described as utilitarian but basically clean.

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Antigua, Guatemala
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I was traveling with my boyfriend who doesn't speak/understand much English, and I have a slight hearing problem. So, the complete lack of menu was difficult for us as I had to hear and understand the waitress and translate everything she said. Also, as there was no menu, we have no clue what we should have been charged. She was... More 

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New Orleans
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75 reviews 75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The fry jacks are great! Often they have fresh juice. Great value. Consistent good food. Coffee is nescafe. This is my "go-to-place" when in Dangriega. Nothing to look at from outside. right by dock where oen can catch a boat to Tobacco.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Dangriga is a friendly place with a lot of genuine charm. It is also a very gritty place and its hard to find a nice clean restaurant. Look no further. This place is impeccably clean from the rooftop dining area to the bathrooms. That's right, a honest to goodness clean bathroom! Don't waste time with other places this place is... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Riverside Cafe is like going home from a long trip. The locals hand there, people that are going to Cayes or fishing gather there, MR. Egburt and Ms. Madeline are very gracious hosts. The food is always good.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

On May 2nd, we went to the old location and found out they had moved to a much nicer location which is located west of bridge. The food was great...I had fried fish with coconut rice and beans and my friend had chicken with rice and beans. The owner Mrs. Maudeline Westby was very pleasant and provided us with great... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Tried my first taste of garifuna cuisine at the riverside and it was fantastic. Tried two local soups, the deliciously sweet Hudut and the hearty bundiga. Also tried Madeline's house special fish fillet, cassava fries and rum, tomato and soy sauce. Madeline is also very helpful with information for travellers. She let me into the kitchen and we made a... More 

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Additional Information about Riverside Cafe

Address: Riverside and Oak Street, Dangriga, Belize
Phone Number: 501-661-6390
Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Dangriga
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 15
Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Fast Food

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