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Waruguma

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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Salvadoran, Central American
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Pescador Middle Street | between Angel Coral street and Back Street, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 206-2893
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Columbus, Ohio
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first (and one of our favorite) meal in San Pedro, It was a short walk from our hotel and is unassuming from the street. It's open air (as may places are) and simple in decor, but very clean and had attentive and pleasant service. if it's in season, get the lobster, period. My GF had twin tails... More 

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Houston, Texas
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was not that busy but service was not that good. last time I saw the waiter was when he brought my food. I didn't even see the bill, I just left some money on the table. The Food was good though. I ordered the one in the picture!

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Cerrillos, New Mexico
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The manager at our hotel recommended this place to us. We bought a whole roasted chicken which came with over a dozen fresh tortillas and pico de gallo for 10 bucks US. We took it back to our condo for a quick delicious lunch and had the rest the next day. Not really a good place to dine in, there... More 

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Missouri City, Texas
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tons of food for the dollar, well prepared, fast service and cold beer. Really good experience if you are looking for a lunch place while you tour town.

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Denver, Colorado
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After doing some scuba diving we asked our local dive master his favorite place to eat and Waruguma is where he told us to go. It was a little tough to find but asking a couple locals got us there. Had the lobster fajitas and they were great. We also ordered some of the little things they were cooking out... More 

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Atlanta
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Waraguma twice while on vacation! The lobster nachos, fajitas and dinner plate were awesome! Delicious large chunks of lobster!!! Thank you Waraguma!

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Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit hard to locate, down middle street, but once you arrive you will not be disappointed. Dirt floors to begin with, but they just add character. Ate here twice in the week we were on the island. Had lobster in coconut the first time, and BINGO it was delicious. Second time we had the pupusas's, authentic and tasted great.

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Chicago, IL
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great. It is a couple of blocks from the tourist area and it really has a local flair and cute vibe. The lobster burrito was amazing and the prices were very good compared the rest of the island. I think it was $15 US for the burrito and it had tons of lobster meat (2-3 tails), plus... More 

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Port Lavaca, Texas
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lobster burrito is huge but had cabbage in top that I wasn't expecting. The lobster quesadilla was good and the lobster fajitas were too. The portions are huge and we could've all shared.

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Stevensville, Montana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommended I wasn't impressed....a very large selection and variety of food but it was overcooked and a little on the greasy side. It was very busy with two large groups all showing up at the same time which, in their defense, may have overwhelmed the chefs. We only tried it once...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Salvadoran, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pescador Middle Street | between Angel Coral street and Back Street, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 206-2893

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