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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” (149 reviews)
“stew” (95 reviews)
“creole fish” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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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1 - 10 of 1,584 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had dinner here one night and had the pork stew. It was delicious. Service is great and food even better. Try the key lime pie custard if they have it.

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A couple at our resort recommended this place to us. Luckily as we were leaving on our last, we asked a worker at the airport where we should eat and he recommended El Fogon. Thanks goodness because this was the best food I had on...More

Thank ericababyyxoxo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Started with a yummy shrimp ceviche and then had an amazing snapper curry! The snapper was so tender and came with coconut rice and a selection of cooked vegetables. It was so delicious I wanted to lick the plate! The restaurant was cozy and the...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best Meal in San Pedro! Recently tried the Belizean Creole dish. Hot Sauce is amaziiiiing! 🔥 Excellent food & Service! Highly recommend...

Thank Sinz_89
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I tried the Gibnut Stew. My husband had the chicken kebab. Food was excellent, service very friendly.

Thank Nadine L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great ppl and food You got to try the lobster, oh so good and nicely priced. Just a stone throw from the airport.

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered sides as a carryout for a party. The rice and beans and coleslaw were quite good. El Fogon accommodated our request for larger portions. No food was left.😆😆😆

Thank lmgard2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Look no farther for a classic Belizean dish. Everything on the menu was delicious. Returned 3 times on seperate nights to try a meal. The staff also gave us great recommendations as to what to do in town, they were friendly and courteous.

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here on a friday night before leaving. Food and service was very good. The place was recommended by the locals as a place to get authentic local dishes. We were not disappointed.

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful dining experance. Beliezian prepared with great service. I had whole snapper grilled to perfection. Wife enjoyed lobster and shrimp kabobs that she says is as good as she has eaten anywhere. Don't go to San Pedro and not dine here.

Thank parrington569
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Questions & Answers
Larry M
4 June 2017|
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Response from ElFogon1 | 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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unclewillie2015
23 July 2015|
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Response from Shannon M | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sunday opened 11a -9pm
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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
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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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