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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken wrap” (109 reviews)
“guacamole” (72 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well - you are really in for it if you visit Caliente. True it looks like nothing special when you walk in from the beach promenade, but wait until the owner (was it him?) greets you. He wants you to relax, enjoy yourself and have...More

Thank glbtrvler
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just returned from Belize for 4 days. We went to this restaurant twice. The staff there is so exceptionally friendly and kind and sweet. The food and drinks were great and the price reasonable. The atmosphere right on the beach cannot be beat. I highly...More

Thank LiseHouston
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Caliente is one of our favorites especially on taco day. Go early as they will run out. They usually have night entertainment also.

Thank R236MJlauraa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a must!!! We absolutely love the food and the staff is so friendly & awesome!!! The best food on the Island !!!!!

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food reasonable prices! Lunch is the best time to go! Hospitality is awesome WiFi is fast! Right by the beach with great views!

Thank Awillix
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was better than some of the other places we went, but nothing amazing, especially for the price. The portions are large at least, so we had leftover. The fajitas were good, enchiladas ok.

Thank sarah s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great restaurant on the beach. Cuisine is best described as Tex-Mex fusion. The coconut curry was delicious ... blackened lobster burger lobster. They have specials daily ... everything we tried there was amazing. The Owners are very accommodating (Milly and her husband). Wait staff,...More

Thank spinto13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific location, friendly service and the coconut curry was divine! The outdoor patio is the perfect place for some cold drinks and a bite while looking out at the Caribbean or people watching!

Thank kellynomad
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited San Pedro, had the distinct pleasure of dining at this wonderful place. The food(all of it, as I visited several times during the week I was there) was stunning! The coconut shrimp was delish! The drinks, same as the salsa. are all...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place serves up some really great food. Be it for lunch or dinner, their menu has some great selections. For lunch you must try their loaded potatoes. Also top it off with a pitcher of frozen sangria. The service is also great, right on...More

Thank Travel L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 226-2170
  • E-mail
Caliente is located on the beach in the center of San Pedro. Our restaurant has been serving a delicious combination of Mexican and Caribbean cuisine in San Pedro since 2001. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. 1/2 Price margaritas on Fridays. Closed Monday.
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