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Il Pellicano Cucina Italiana

49 Pasero Street, Caye Caulker 00000, Belize
+501 226-0660
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
49 Pasero Street, Caye Caulker 00000, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

This is probably the prettiest place to dine on the island. It doesn't have a view but the gardens are truly a tropical paradise. The food is Italian and very good. It is more of an adult dining experience.

Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had take away 2 nights in a row as our small girls were really tired. But the setting of the restaurant is so nice, so we decided to have dinner on site tonight. The food is really great and the staff so helpful and...More

Thank Val-Louise
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the few spots that really feels like a state-side restaurant. Properly set tables and service. Great food. Don’t get me wrong, there are tons of great spots on the island that focus on local cuisine, but Il Pellicano was delicious from start to...More

Thank CMGeorgd
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I honestly cried tears of joy over the food here! The drinks were amazing, I highly recommend the Il Pelicano drink and the food was great! Our only complaint was the noodles were slightly too al dente, but honestly the food is amazing. This is...More

Thank kittcat5
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to have some superb Italian cuisine in a beautiful setting. The music is great, the service is great and the food is to die for. The owner is very friendly along with all of the staff. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Pamela N
Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed dinner at the pelican last night and can't say enough good things about our experience. Lobster bisque was fantastic as were the asta dishes we tried. Audrey was very friendly and helpful. Great place with lovely atmosphere!

Thank missamyManchester
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

4 th time. I'll go again. Great food & drinks in a wonderfull atmosphere. No need to say anymore, just go. You'll be happy you did.

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a nice outdoor setting with an indoor option if preferred. The location is down a long-ish street on the leeward side of the island. The service was fast and friendly. I had the shrimp pasta which was tasty. I was disappointed to find...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this place is still relatively new . . the food leans towards Italian and the Eggplant Parmigiana is fantastic. Chicken Marsala also very good. Wonderful ambiance and there was also a "folk singer" performing the night we were there. He was good and...More

Thank Shelly L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at Iguana Reef Inn from the end of December to the beginning of January and stumbled upon IP while going for a walk, as it’s just a few doors down. My husband and I are vegetarian and we ordered the funghi pizza...More

Thank travel193
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Questions & Answers
9 January 2018|
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Response from Luiz Gustavo S | Reviewed this property |
It’s not really necessary!
Michael M
15 July 2017|
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Response from Owner I | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay........we do take MC & Visa.
14 March 2015|
Response from Owner I | Property representative |
Good morning Jane, thank you for your question. Yes, we have several gluten free options at Il Pellicano Cucina Italiana. Our gluten free appetizers are the Caprese Salad (mozzarella, tomato and basil), Pellicano Platter... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Pasero Street, Caye Caulker 00000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Caye Caulker
  • Phone Number: +501 226-0660
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Il Pellicano's commitment is to offer truly authentic Italian cuisine and excellent service in a lush tropical settings, using only the finest ingredients.
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