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Temporary Cal's Cantina

Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
+504 9985-8539
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (43 reviews)
“island burger” (11 reviews)
“lamb pie” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here for dinner after an all day island tour with Cleve's Tours and Adventures. The view and food was excellent! We enjoyed the anafre appetizer, chicken sandwich, and island burger. Everything was very good! While it would certainly be a long hike to...More

Thank WIBoxerLover
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for dinner on Friday and had the lobster! Was excellent! Great friendly place, really enjoyed the rustic atmosphere. Awesome staff at Cal's

Thank klpetersen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made the decision to visit Cal's before we'd even travelled to Roatan based on other people's recommendations. Did not disappoint. The view was amazing - in Canada they'd buy this place and replace it with a condo...The food was reasonably priced - $5 for a...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is crazy good, like unbelievable. Took my first bite of the braised beef hocks and looked over at Cal behind the counter. I just shook my head and shrugged my shoulders as I didn't know what to say..... they were sooooooo good. Cal...More

Thank JDIOntario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is perched on a hillside edge overlooking the green forests below and the ocean off in the distance. The views alone made the trip worthwhile. We ordered the fish tacos and had to take a picture of the dish before eating to capture...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You might almost miss this place as you drive past on the main road, as it's pretty unassuming from the front, but the food is delicious, the service was excellent, and the view down into the bight and down the island is unparalleled. Dining is...More

Thank AstroDiver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My group of 8 had dinner here one night on the deck overlooking the island and water. Terrific view and great place to watch sunset. The menu has good variety, and everybody liked their meal. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

Thank phil461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful setting and delicious food. Price was reasonable and service was excellent. Definitely recommend.

Thank mrsdevildog
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Casual open air restaurant with a great hilltop view. The fish tacos were great, as was the chips and salsa appetizer (unique homemade chips). A couple notes before you go... they only take cash, and call ahead to make sure they are open as their...More

Thank Z463RQchris
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We stumbled across Cal's on our way to the Sloth hangout and boy are we glad we took that wrong turn. I am not surprised to see all the excellent reviews on Tripadvisor and am eager to leave my own. The establishment is so quaint...More

Thank baoberry
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Shari P
9 April 2018|
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Response from Gail H | Reviewed this property |
closed Sat,Sun,Mon during our stay in March
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ilonajane
4 November 2017|
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Response from Elythiel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take a cab.
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Debbie V
28 July 2017|
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Response from MarionRTB | Property representative |
Note our Summer Hours! Wed-Thurs-Fri, 10am-8pm; August & September only. Reservations: 99858539
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Roatan  >  First Bight
  • Phone Number: +504 9985-8539
  • E-mail
Description
Temporary Cal's Cantina is a uniquely constructed restaurant perched high above the hilly jungle of Roatan's south shore. Endless views of the Caribbean Sea spread out before you while fresh tradewinds keep you cool. Our restaurant boasts exceptional and affordable island cuisine prepared by award winning chef/owner Carl Husbands. Don't miss Temporary Cal's Cantina when dining out on Roatan. Hours 10 a.M. - 8 P.M., NOTE SUMMER HOURS: August & September Only: Wednesday-Thursday - Friday. No credit cards.
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