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El Fogon

# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 206-2121
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“conch fritters” (157 reviews)
“stew” (70 reviews)
“pork steak” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went here based on reviews and wow...it was delicious!!! We each got the mixed meat buritto and they were so good it was ridiculous! We also got a few tacos and each was a delicious little snack as well! The best...More

Thank Linds9151
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the opportunity to actually meet the owners. She even shared her delicious event Ham The food was well prepared and great portions. If you are in San Pedro this is a must stop. The servers were efficient and courteous. The owner and her daughter...More

Thank Joseph F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food was delicious! Loved the fish skewers with mango sauce! Many of us shared and there was plenty of food. Restaurant was not air conditioned and we sat behind a 5 ft fence right on the street. Smell of golf cart fumes not very appealing...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great sauces, that were just right for each dish. BTW, hadn't seen fried plantains at any of the places I'd eaten so asked our waiter, and he brought me out a plate full! Don't know if they were on the menu or not, but be...More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Locally owned. Food is authentic & awesome. Loved the Kabobs. The kitchen stayed open late for us to have dinner!! Friendly staff. Owners were lovely.

Thank Cher M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The conch fritters are amazing! My wife had a papaya colada that she loved and a Chicken stew (the stew is not like a soup but more like a marinated chicken ) that was great. I had salbutes that were extremely good. The food is...More

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You eat on picnic benches and a sand floor at this "local specialties" restaurant. We had the ceviche for an appetizer and a mixture of their seafood specials for dinner. Highly recommend. Located right next to the airport so it is easy to find.

Thank SteamboatScott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice during our four day stay. Service and food was awesome. A stand out was their pork tostada. My hubby felt it was the best meal in town that he had. Highly recommend. Easy to find by the airport.

Thank Elaine925
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had gone one time before this was our second and as always it does not let us down me and my partner both ordered the grilled chicken dish which was full of flavours!! Our waiter was really attentive to us!! Keep up the great...More

Thank Eder B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While I was in San Pedro, I had to go to fogón a couple of times. The spring ceviche is amazing and the coconut 🥥 frozen dessert delicious.

Thank cindani
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d h
12 February 2018|
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Response from arivera11082 | Reviewed this property |
Most places where belizean on the menu. We always asked to be sure
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eobunk
24 November 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. If they have a website I'd try contacting them directly.
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Larry M
4 June 2017|
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Response from ElFogonSP | Property representative |
Sorry but we only deliver within the town limits. We would be happy to organize a taxi delivery. Thanks you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 206-2121
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Description
El Fogon meaning the "fire-hearth" specializes in Authentic Belizean Cuisine. Our lunch menu includes Stewed Meats, Seafood & Soups. The items on the menu are all local favorites. Dinner consists of Grilled Seafood, Shrimp in Orange and Ginger Sauce or a Mango Sauce, Seafood Creole platter, Seafood Kebabs and much more...All served with a choice of Coconut White Rice or Rice and beans cooked on the open fire. Frozen Key Lime, Coconut Cheesecake and Local Ice Cream makes up our nightly desserts.
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