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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (71 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (15 reviews)
“fajitas” (36 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 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed out time at Caliente. The food was maybe 3 stars but we give the service 5 stars. Tacos were yummy, and you get 4 for $10US.

Thank kristin361
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was amazing. Came out fast and wash fresh. Their own home made pepper sause was delicious. The servers were super polite and even helped the folks next to us by taking a pic of them. Recommend the creole and blackenes flavours for whatsvedprogdon vef

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our two dives with Aqua Scuba Belize we stopped by this beachfront restaurant for some post dive refreshment. Food was good, service quick, and beer was cold and cheap. We picked up the tab for the drinks for our group of six which included...More

Thank Ramhood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sitting outside with an ocean backdrop, good food and a Belikin.....can't ask for much more. I don't see it on my photos of the menu, but I know we got chicken salbutes here and tostadas, which are pretty much garnaches, and ceviche'. We would have...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I ate here at least four times. Kenny, Kian and Hector were all amazing. They made our meals all that much better. The sopa de lima was one of my favorites. But the chips, salsa an guacamole were awesome too. The prices...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Great food, great service and live music. Right on the beach. We had coconut chicken curry and jalisco snapper both were delicious, as was the frozen sangria! Service was AWESOME and FAST. Kenny is hilarious.

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

While they have really delicious food. I must say that I just keep going back for their frozen sangrias. I’ve rarely found anywhere that can make it quite the same.

Thank Raul Y
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Hector made our trip - we made a friend & enjoyed the food/drinks - the view was great too !!! My collector bottle is the icing on our stay in Belize - a must stop - we did three times !!!

Thank Lori C
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Probably the best blackened conch I’ve ever had. Nice big margaritas, fun atmosphere with local music.

Thank James P
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

It was so good that we had to eat here again amongst the 10,000 other places to eat. Try the guacamole for your appetizer and their daily specials have proven to be great both times.

Thank Christopher O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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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