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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (78 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (17 reviews)
“fajitas” (38 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 yesterday

Nice and friendly beach bar. My wife and I have liked our meals each time we were there. Kenny G is also a very good waiter. Not the cheapest but good food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MichaelB113
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed this restaurant and the personal service by the owner. The steak fajitas were seasoned very well. Everything was super fresh!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DevotionsbyDeli... D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This chicken soup is so good that you better not take your Jewish mother-in-law there because she'll never talk to you again. There is no way her chicken soup can touch this. My wife and l fly to San Pedro at least twice a year...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank matanzasinnlet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Melli for a most memorable evening. We gave a rehearsal dinner for our son’s wedding last week and everything was perfect. The food was excellent and the staff were so friendly. We are so grateful for you all and we are especially thankful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Caliente yesterday. Good service and nice outdoor patio. The margaritas were just so so, but the chicken and steak tacos were delicious as was the burrito. I was a little surprised by the prices on the menu but after seeing to portions...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank daniarwen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very colorful festive restaurant authentically Great!!! Loved the Patio seating with music playing underneath on the beach at night! There's also indoor seating as well. My reason for going was the stuffed jalapenos and they were absolutely Divine. Streaming with real cheese and the perfect...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Divadee876
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Great beach side Mexican cuisine . Central location not to far from the ferry dock. Good wait staff .

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Truckpro49
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We enjoyed the guacamole and margaritas along with the coconut curry, the burrito, and a special that included snapper, shrimp, and lobster. Everything was very tasty and the portions were huge. Service was attentive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CalicoLil
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

The fish and shrimp tacos were great! Loved the atmosphere. The drinks were good. It’s close to Ramon’s and worth visiting.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Raquel P
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 married couples trying to have a nice dinner but the young waiters were so enamored with one of the husbands it made the rest super uncomfortable,the husband embarrassed. Can’t we just enjoy our company without the interruption of staff?? The food was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KetronIslandgirl
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Restaurant Details

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