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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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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 13 October 2017 via mobile

Lobster Ceviche is LEGIT!!!!! We were there during Lobster season so that’s mostly what our meal consisted of! Had steak & lobster tacos and they were bad to the bone! Margarita on the rocks was extremely fresh tasting a delicious. This was my favorite place...More

Thank Kody L
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I'm from arizona.. nothing wrong with food here, if you want tacos, enchiladas, etc.. taste just like Chillis.. but is that why you came to Belize. There is so many other better options just minutes away from where your at.. if Tex-Mex is what you...More

Thank cmartinbeer30
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

You just cannot go wrong here. Great service and great fresh food. Lots of menu items to choose from. Its our go to place.

Thank la dean b
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It may be a Mexican restaurant, but that is not what you should order. Have the fried snapper, as big as they have. Get it grilled if you are so disposed. You will be sated and happy.

Thank Harold O
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Stopped here for a late lunch. On the beach, great service and food...coconut shrimp was fantastic...margaritas were delicious!

Thank mjwright4
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Excellent outdoor seating patio overlooking the beach and the Caribbean. Our server Carlos was awesome. He was friendly, helpful and filled with stories. Grab a cold Belikin Beer and relax on the patio.

Thank ArizonaJT
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Guillermo took such good care of us. The conch ceviche was a treat! Wings were also way yummy! Great view from the patio. Total enjoyment.

Thank nash0501
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Went in and had a good meal. Service is very slow. Took forever for them to bring us our food. After we ate, we asked for the check. Took 5 minutes for them to bring the check. It was incorrect as we had a coupon...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I went to visit their restaurant recently with some acquaintances. The place atmosphere was amazing because it was on the beach side. The waiters were very attentive and were great company. The food was amazing I cannot remember what i got to eat but it...More

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent, had lunch and dinner and dinner there, had specials and was very happy with the food, also had their margaritas and rum punch which were excellent, I just felt that it was to expensive for what it was.

Thank KRB457
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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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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