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East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-4094
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (104 reviews)
“crab” (41 reviews)
“coconut curry” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They have great fresh seafood. They serve you what they caught that day so you know it’s fresh and then they cook it in 6 different sauces. I got garlic and butter but the waiter was like you have to get creole and IT WAS...More

Thank Shala H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here and had burgers with fries (reasonable quality), creole boneless chicken (chicken was a bit dry), crab chowder (good!). They do not serve alcoholic beverages but if you really want this you can “bring your own” from the super market across the street....More

Thank 85dylanl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Had the snapper with creol sauce which was excellent. My part also had shrimp which was good too. Next to main Placencia main road, so in middle of all the action.

Thank jshive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Many local peeps referred us to Omar's for authentic Creole/Belizean cuisine. We loved it and highly recommend his seafood combo with coconut curry. Amazing. Since Omar's does not serve alcohol, my husband bought his beer at the grocery store across the street and brought it...More

Thank Rourke S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't waste your time looking for 'some place to eat' on vacation while in Placencia...just go to Omar's! Authentic, delicious Carib/Belizian food is what you'll be served. The restaurant isn't fancy- it's pretty much a large, roofed porch, which in my opinion adds to the...More

Thank wheelwork
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the Garlic Crab, It was great! All the food here is made fresh to order by an incredible local chef. If you want local “sea fare” this is your place! Wish they served “leaded” beverages though:( It would have made for a more enjoyable...More

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Omar's for lunch. The chicken with rice and beans was really good along with the lobster fajitas. Very friendly staff too!

Thank Drew L
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We went here because it was recommended by a local guide. The food was awesome and the service was good but REALLY slow. We all ordered different dishes but the best was the fajitas. I'm from Texas so I thought ordering the fajitas would be...More

Thank ldtHouston
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I had many locals tell me to go here and they did not disappoint!! I got the blue grab and enjoyed every last bit! Portion was big so i could barely finish them all!!! And I lucked out as homemade key lime pie was for...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018

Omar's was recommended to us from a local. It was fantastic! We had never had ceviche before and we ended up ordering it at every restaurant after Omar's. Hands down they had the best (other than when we made it fresh when snorkeling the reef...More

Thank BudgetTravelAZfamily
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February 17, 2018|
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Response from Wanderlust81506 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do; however, you might want to take a look at how much you'll get charged for using a CC in Belize. We've found it much cheaper to pay in cash and not have to cover the 3 percent or so to use a CC.
Laurie P
December 4, 2015|
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Response from Eli B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they don't. But the taxis are located about 100 feet away from the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-4094
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