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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really like this place. Delicious margaritas—try the one with the sangria in it. Love the curry. We always recommend it to our guests.

Thank Fowlerp2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fortunately, the waiter talked me in to trying something new. It was the mayan snapper with corn sauce. I had never even heard of corn sauce and this was our third time to Belize. It was fresh, light, different and delicious. The snapper was cooked...More

Thank Lrcat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, even on a Thursday night with a big crowd for the Chicken Drop. Kenneth is the friendliest guy you'll ever meet and had excellent suggestions which we wouldn't have otherwise thought about.

Thank Craigerator
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked by our first evening and we met Kian at the entrance along the water. He started chatting with us and we decided to have dinner here. Not only was the food good but Kian provided great service and was so friendly and welcoming....More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travel with friends regularly to San Pedro. This was our 8th trip. We've always enjoyed Caliente's and did to a certain degree this time. It seemed to be a hit or miss night. I had a nifty side salad and really wonderful lime &...More

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 1 week ago

we actually ate lunch one day and came back for dinner the next. nachos are awesome. fried chicken was the best!! we were there for lunch on cinco de mayo and had the special. it was very good. locally owned. owner was super nice. service...More

Thank Cher M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent happy hour specials, food and drink excellent and very reasonable prices. Kenneth and Eure were the best. Had 2 dinners there and both were great! We will definitely visit again on our next trip to San Pedro.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice out of the six nights we were there. I had there special both nights the snapper grill was so fresh and the coconut parmesan cream shrimp and fish will forever make my mouth water! Right on the water next to where...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bedt margaritas on the island. And their frozen red sangria is to die for. Fabulous fun staff. Friendly owners. Great food always. If in San Oedri....go there. Its right on the beach

Thank Winnipegians
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is delicious and the servings are very generous. We ate here twice during our week in San Pedro. First after an excursion so the large serving was great since we had worked up an appetite. Hector, our waiter talked with us for a...More

Thank afrank9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
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, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, 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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