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Riverside Tavern

) #1 of 72 Restaurants in Belize City $$ - $$$ Caribbean, ,
2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
+501 223-5640
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (18 reviews)
“burger” (83 reviews)
“grouper” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Pub, Central American, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

As a local of Belize City, I often buy from Riverside Tavern every two weeks. I'll be honest, comparing to when they had just opened, they're food has dropped in standard. Even with this drop in standard, however, they're the number one burger spot in...More

Thank einzmar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each time I go to Tavern I receive heartfelt and professional service when I'm in the city! Food is great go for the steak!

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was fine but I should have tried something different. Wasn't wowed but the staff was wonderful.

Thank Ldcaples
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want excellent service and an assortment of great burgers, this is the place. You can choose the size of burger in ounces. Also have a bunch of other very good food to choose from. Peaceful atmosphere.

Thank Otto F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For us one of the services TripAdvisor provides is introducing us to restaurants we might not choose on our own. The building is plain but with lots of room inside. This is not fancy by any means. There is an extensive menu with enough choices...More

Thank Winslow11111
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Been in Belize City for 3 weeks and we tried a variety of places to eat. My absolute favourite remains Riverside Tavern for its great atmosphere, good food with a big range of choices, excellent service. I recommend a table in the garden at back...More

Thank Ada V
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We recently had lunch here and it was very good. Cold, fresh lime juice and the fish and chips. Unfortunately, the fish was just a bit overcooked. Not typical for the Tavern. Service was excellent.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The food was delicious as always, but we were in a hurry and our waiter, I believe his name was Carlos, was so great! He helped us get our food quickly, so that we had time to enjoy our meal and still get back to...More

Thank Momtobsj
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The best burger place in the whole country. The ingredients are very fresh and burgers are well made.

Thank MephistoUS
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I ended up having two meals here! Lovely staff, good food, great relaxing atmosphere. Staff were excellent in getting me a taxi after my meal.

Thank Rowena S
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Annie N
29 June 2017|
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Ray-n-Sol | Reviewed this property |
We saw a couple of NFL games showing on the screens when we were there. I would not liken this to a sports bar in the USA however.
Boris K
5 November 2016|
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Response from PoppaTom | Reviewed this property |
I've never had to wait for a table at Riverside, but Friday and Saturday nights are crowded. For reservations you can call Belize phone number: +501 223-5640
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize District  >  Belize City
  • Phone Number: +501 223-5640
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