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“A great place to stop for a drink on the North end of island!”

Palapa Bar and Grill
Ranked #29 of 183 Restaurants in San Pedro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $17
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Central American
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: 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.
Mauldin, South Carolina
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A great place to stop for a drink on the North end of island!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2014

What is there not to like about a place where you can float in an enter tube and drink buckets of beer that are lowered down to from the bar overhead!

Visited June 2014
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“Sweet!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

A great location in the water with the million dollar breeze. Good food with good drinks. Pulled pork sandwich was the best! Go there and you will be living the dream!

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Maumee, Ohio
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8 reviews
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“Just go for the view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2014

Forget about all of the reviews for food, service and prices. Just go to this place for some drinks while you look out at the Caribbean. If it isn't too crowded, it's a great place to hang out with friends and have some drinks.

  • Visited April 2014
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Toms River, New Jersey
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“Wonderful surprise”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

Took off for a day exploring island on golf cart and found this bar. Fun time. Food was good great view floated with beers on tubes. Even went back another time!!!!

Visited May 2014
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Tampa, Florida
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“One of a kind!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2014

I recently visited the Palapa Bar and Grill and I have to say that this place is truly one of a kind. I don't know where to start so I will just get to the point, The owners ,Scott and Jodie care more about making sure that each and every guest is happy, comfortable and pleased with their order, over just getting people in there and making a buck. They even have a sign that states" If you enjoyed it then tell everyone and if not then call us personally", and it has their phone number on it! I personally watched as they walked the bar, meeting and greeting patrons , asking if they are pleased and if not they quickly fixed the complaint, not that there were any.. Oh wait, yes, the complaints .....The drinks are too strong. The "Humongous Burger" is too big. The view is too perfect! The water is too clear with the breeze too breezy. The atmosphere is too relaxed. The staff is too accommodating, always smiling in your face, too happy, and then the owners, well, they just care too much. This place is truly one of a kind and with those kind of complaints there is absolutely no reason why you shouldn't make it a must see on your trip to Ambergris Caye. Be it for a cold beverage or a tasty snack or meal. I personally enjoyed the snapper filet with mango salsa and a white sprite(white rum & sprite) but they can concoct anything you can throw at them. The cooks in the kitchen put out food way above any bar I've been to state side, definitely not bar food. The scenery is unmatched with the relaxing tropical atmosphere to go with it. I watched tourist float in inner tubes tethered to the bar and had buckets of ice cold drinks lowered to them. A truly amazing place that will relax and calm any who are looking for the true meaning of paradise!
Scott and Jodie, keep it up because you are making a difference one smile at a time!!

  • Visited May 2014
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