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Palapa Bar and Grill

1 1/2 miles north of San Pedro | Boca Del Rio Beach, Out over the Caribbean Sea., San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 12345, Belize
501 226-3111
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish tacos” (165 reviews)
“onion rings” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 1/2 miles north of San Pedro | Boca Del Rio Beach, Out over the Caribbean Sea., San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 12345, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I want to give this place 5 stars because the food and drinks were SO good but our server was noticeably rude and unfriendly. We came here 4 yrs ago and the owner is very kind, laid back and friendly. We enjoyed the food, fresh...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 2 days ago

You can look over the water or at all the decorations and writing on the walls, tables etc. Drinks were average priced and the appetizers we had were quite good.

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great spot. Live music. Swimming off the dock. Reliable food . Good drinks. Nice staff. Great vibe!!!

Thank crimepays1229
Reviewed 3 days ago

The best place for beer as it is $15 US for a bucket of 6 Belikin. We also had the giant burger here which was the size of a meatloaf for only $18 BZD. The palapa over the water gives a cool and breezy atmosphere...More

Thank SoAl42
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome staff. Awesome food. Awesome atmosphere And to top it off Awesome Margaritas Nothing bad to say about this place

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great pulled pork and fish tacos fun staff . Told us a few jokes when we were there. Can be under thatched roof or outside on their peri. Also have inner tubes in the water.mcan take your drinks and hang out in the water if...More

Thank fctravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is huge and overlooks the water. You're even able to get in innertubes and they'll send drinks down to you on a pulley. A great place to eat and drink.

Thank christypayne
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Burgers at the Palapa Bar & Grill are outstanding. The setting is amazing also. Sitting on the edge of a dock, you can hangout in inner tubes and be served beer by the bucket. We sat inside and enjoyed outstanding burgers and onion rings....More

Thank Adonis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great although service was a little slow due to the restaurant being full. Fish tacos are great

Thank FlyFishermansWife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great chèvre, sorry if I spelled this wrong. something on menu for everyone. Reasonably priced. Great relaxed atmosphere. Service a little slow but you are on island time. Go for a float in the inner tubes after lunch. Husband says pizza could have used a...More

Thank denisechandler
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August 23, 2017|
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Response from Sandy G | Reviewed this property |
Scot and Jody did rebuild!
March 2, 2017|
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Response from PalapaBarandGrill | Property representative |
There is only ONE Palapa Bar and Grill. "Palapa Bar and and Grill " is properly registered and trademarked to it's rightful owners Scott and Jodie Harnish The original was located north of the bridge and the PROPERTY was... More
June 27, 2015|
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Response from nyynkez | Reviewed this property |
The sea grass around the coast of the island is a constant hassle. However, specifically at Palapas Bar, it's never been an issue for me. They have a roped off swimming area and an easy access ladder into the water that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 1/2 miles north of San Pedro | Boca Del Rio Beach, Out over the Caribbean Sea., San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 12345, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: 501 226-3111
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MOVED into Town,Onto the Wet Willies Pier. Located 300' over the Caribbean overlooking the beautiful Reef. Enjoy cool breezes, no Mosquitos. Fresh Tropical drinks, ICE Cold beer. Delicious food,fresh made daily. Specialities are Humongous Cheeseburgers, BBQ Pulled Pork sandwiches, BBQ Beans, Fish Tacos, Shrimp and Snapper Dishes, Smoked Chicken Wings, Fresh Salsa, Sausage Dip. Bring your fresh catch and we will cook it for you!!!! Float in inner tubes in the cool Caribbean while you get cold drinks by the bucket.
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