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Boiton's BarBQ

Mile 63 Western Highway, Santa Elena | Nr. Hawksworth Bridge, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 804-0403
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“bbq chicken” (2 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
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Barbecue, Caribbean
Mile 63 Western Highway, Santa Elena | Nr. Hawksworth Bridge, San Ignacio, Belize
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to check out bbq place food was good size for price must admit but It was not cook well got sick after eating my whole family was hoping it be throughly cook well but was disappointed will not be eating there again not a...More

Thank jaguarluv
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A favorite on weekends with their BBQ set up across the famous Hawksworth Bridge once gracing an Indian road and installed in Belize in 1947. A mecca for Belizeans far and wide, whenever Rene Villanueva is in Cayo there is no other place no matter...More

Thank Anabel-2013
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We wanted some take away bbq chicken to have with our left over fried rice. We were very surprised to see such a delicious choice of desserts in the cabinet so we walked out with out bbq chicken and a dessert each. The chicken was...More

Thank RetireReady
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

San Ignacio is always a good place to get Belizean barbecue. A local person recommended this restaurant to me so I took his word. the food was ok, but not as great as I had remembered it from previous visits. I also purchased 'milk cake'...More

Thank Jette806
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Having tested three spots in the area, we've decided that nothing can match state-side BBQ. What you get is a quarter of a chicken, no pulled pork or chicken, and no brisket. Chicken here is over-grilled and chewy. Order dark meat rather than white. The...More

Thank jazzie F
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

THE Place to go for a relaxing family evening meal. Serves the Belizean favorite: Barbeque chicken and rice and beans.

Thank Otto F
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

First off you can't beat the price here nice portions and easy on the wallet. It's just a small walk across the bridge from downtown maybe 5 min from Burns Street. Everyone raves about the chicken which I found ok but nothing to write home...More

1  Thank Othy's O
Reviewed 29 December 2016

So this is as local as it gets, limited menu basically they only do two dishes both are chicken, but man what good tasty food and quick service. You want to see what the locals eat come here. Also price so nuts cheap..and to top...More

Thank Kilmurry68
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Caught this place on the way out of town. The smell of smoke from the grill lured us in. Options were few but overall it was pretty decent and unexpected. They have a ton of home made cakes and pies that were also good. Service...More

Thank jrod82
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Right next to the highway in Santa Elena Town. We always have a great time when we stop by for delicious BBQ plus yummy pastries. Ideal place for all my family to relax and enjoy family time, especially when we find something for everyone.

Thank Carla J
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 63 Western Highway, Santa Elena | Nr. Hawksworth Bridge, San Ignacio, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Cayo  >  San Ignacio
  • Phone Number: +501 804-0403
This is a tiny place by the road where you eat excellent BBQ chicken + tortilla + sauce for Bz$5 or with backed beans and coleslaw Bz$8 Good for budget travellers
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