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Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant

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2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a birthday meal and our second time to eat here. Service and food were excellent. Well worth it!

Thank Chandler A
Bari, Italy
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The location is amazing, a few minutes drive out od San Pedro town. A few tables among the trees all covered by little lamps, along the sea side A very romantic location perfect for couples or friends The tapas are really good, while main dishes are a bit disappointing (most of all the paella, really far away from spain) prices... More 

Thank Luca E
Muscat, Oman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great romantic setting - tables with sea (and full moon when it's time!) view, surrounded by trees covered in little lamps and nice music... pina colada was great.. Hummus, mussels and meat balls were fantastic.. had a great time:) have to get back to try deserts!!

Thank Natasha B
Columbia, Missouri
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Large family group, including 4 grandkids, stayed at Coco Beach Resort and so glad we found Aji. It is the best restaurant that we visited on the north end of Ambergris, and compares favorably to Wild Mangos and Bluewater grill. The wait staff are super friendly and accommodating. I don't think any of our group of 12 was disappointed --... More 

Thank DeanJ
San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Food was spectacular! Best food we had in Belize! Service was great! They were attentive and friendly! Location was beautiful!!! Small, cozy, and breath taking by the sea!

Thank 932jordann
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

One of the most romantic places in Ambergis Caye! The tables have a great view of the water. The paella was amazing.

Thank CRS4
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Positives: setting is very nice!!! Very beautiful and romantic! Great service. Negatives: the food is really below average. The chef needs to do some training. We had ceviche and artichoke deep for starters. Ceviche was tasteless - the chef needs to go up to tulum to learn what ceviche is. Artichoke dip felt like a supermarket meal. Also not sure... More 

Thank Evgeniy K
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

Aji was one of the best meals we had while on the island!! The food was delicious, from the rolls they start you off with to the killer paella. We also loved the ambiance. The whole property is decorated adorably.

Thank clzeigler
Eastvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Romantic ambience but still good for families, great service, dinner for 4 was approx $100US, walking distance from Grand Caribe

Thank MoBay1023
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Perfect romantic setting, bug free, great ambiance dining under lighted trees. Juan Pablo provided us with exceptional service and was very attentive to our needs. Meals we're fresh and delicious!! Drinks nice n cold! Lovely evening!

Thank Roshan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $30
Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: 2264047
A one of a kind 5 Star Tapas Lounge and Restaurant situated on the enchanting island of Ambergris Caye, Belize. Come visit us for an exotic cocktail under our Palapa bar, or bring the family to dine in our outdoor beachfront restaurant. Enjoy the myriad of flavors our tapas menu has to offer and relax in the moonlight inside the tropical Tapas lounge . Looking to celebrate? Our beautiful property is perfect to house your wedding, or specialized private event, alongside our event coordinators. .If you plan on visiting Ambergris be sure to visit Aji, where you will be captivated by the tropical, romantic atmosphere, fine food and fun friends you will make while visiting.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?