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Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant

2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
+501 226-4047
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (124 reviews)
“tapas” (82 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed a week on Ambergris Caye and ate here our first night, then talked about Aji Tapas the rest of the week as we compared every other restaurant to it. Finally, we decided to come back on our last night because we concluded Aji's...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BigBobby1828
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was fun, right on the beach with great food! Loved the Tapas options; we made a meal out of it!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank roxannee166
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Okay I will start with the Ceviche - carrots?Good size shrimp and good flavors but carrots? Okay I am over it but I will move on to the paella. We were told the Paella would take 30 minutes but showed up in 15-20 minutes. Shrimp,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Vacation214339
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food and setting right infront of the beach with beautiful lighting- every visit the food is amazing! If you’re staying close by definitely make it a night for dinner !!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ilechia F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had 15 people there and the food and service was excellent. Congrats to the owner for an amazing evening. Food and ambience was some of the best I have experienced on the island.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bseachamp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family of three without a reservation during high season. Warm greeting and immediate seating in the bar area due to lack of reservation. Although not under the beautiful night sky, still a good spot with a view and as it turns out the best place...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GoonGloop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting on the beach. The service is great although on New Year eve they seemed to rush you out. I guess they wanted as many tables as possible but was disappointing for us. The paella is great and the grilled lobster is amazing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 4TimesLucky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delicious dinner at Aji. The paella was out of this world! Loved the casual setting with the twinkling lights overhead. Highly recommend, especially if you're staying north of the bridge. We accessed the restaurant from the beachside, and we felt like we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting with a large group and were served house selections family style. The seafood preparations were excellent, vegetable sides were well executed and portions were plentiful. Very attentive staff as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kellyeb341
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The biggest advantage of this restaurant is its convenient location for the hotels that are located a couple of miles to the north of San Pedro, that makes it within walkable distance by the beach or road. We dined there twice, the day of arrival...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nata1717
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February 8, 2018|
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Response from Cathy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we used our credit card. There are new owners who are very hospitable.
May 28, 2017|
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Response from GETAWAYLADY61 | Reviewed this property |
No they only took cash when I was there.
December 20, 2016|
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Response from Chandler A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I didn't see this sooner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $30
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 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: +501 226-4047
  • E-mail
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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