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Casa Sofia

Mile 59 George Price Highway, Unitedville, San Ignacio 00000, Belize
+501 669-6689
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (5 reviews)
“goat cheese” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, International, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Mile 59 George Price Highway, Unitedville, San Ignacio 00000, Belize
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We ordered 2 pasta dishes, bottle of wine and a salad. The wine was good and the garden was beautiful.

Reviewed 5 May 2018

I went today to this restaurant with my sis and a friend for the first time. We’ve driven by plenty of times, but have never stopped, so on our way back from Spanish Lookout we stopped by for lunch. The owner Luigi (from Sicily!) was...More

Thank Blewize42
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I have been returning to Casa Sophia on a regular basis for years. It used to be one of the best restaurants in Cayo. Sadly, this year my friends and I were greatly disappointed in the quality of food and service. As I understand it...More

1  Thank frequentmoteller
Reviewed 5 July 2017

At Casa Sofia, expect to wait for your food, even if you are the only table there. The homemade lasagna and pastas with homemade sauces (with 3 meats) are good. I have had both lunch & dinner there several times and the portion size is...More

Thank Drama G
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We arrived prior to opening and the owner was kind enough to open up. He served us some drinks at the bar and excused himself to get started for the evening. We had beers and played chess while we relaxed. We had goat cheese and...More

Thank Shaynie S
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I wanted to love this place so badly. We stopped in here for dinner one night after a very long day of adventure. This place looks absolutely amazing. The building, the fountains, the sculptures, we were all blown away. The owner, Luigi, was very friendly...More

Thank Jillian J
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Think church decor meets Italian villa and Zen garden. Personable owner from Sicily who runs the whole place and caters to his people. He built this place over a long time and still has phases under construction. Luigi is awesome conversationalist. Many expat from other...More

Thank Wes S
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Spent two nights here. The owner, Luigi, is a character. Proud Italian with stories to tell, engage in a conversation and learn about the hidden gems in the region. He cooks and runs the lower/main area. Focused on your safety. Great brick-oven pizza. If the...More

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Nestled in between Belmopan and San Ignacio on the George Price Highway sits an Italian restaurant that will take your taste buds on a tour of Sicily. Homemade pasta, gourmet wood-fired pizzas and fresh mozzarella sticks are a few of their specialties. (I'm still dreaming...More

Thank KarrieRockwell
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had lunch here on New Year's Eve day for a special occasion. We were the only people in the restaurant. The owner Luigi suggested if we wanted pizza, he would get the oven started up. Soon the fire was roaring and our pizza was...More

Thank LeeMike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 59 George Price Highway, Unitedville, San Ignacio 00000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Cayo  >  San Ignacio  >  Unitedville
  • Phone Number: +501 669-6689
  • E-mail
Authentic and traditional Italian cuisine comes together at Casa Sofia's restaurant. Join us for an open-air relaxing dining experience surrounded by an eclectic decor, lush gardens and a very unique architecture for Belize. Savor the pure flavors of homegrown fruits, vegetables and garden herbs that we grow ourselves; try our made-to-order Sicilian pizzas, our braised or grilled local meats and fish or simply indulge in one of our many signature sauces paired with any of our handmade pastas of choice. Then, relax and let us treat you to the perfect selection of wines to compliment your meal and dining experience. "Good Food, Good Times, Good Friends" BAR-LOUNGE After a day of Belize excursions or a long week at work, our Bar-Lounge area is the perfect place to relax and meet new people. We offer a selection of fine wines; ice cold local beers and classic cocktails including favorites such as martinis and daiquiris, as well as our very own signature drinks. ACCOMMODATIONS At Casa Sofia Inn we are dedicated to providing you with the best experience possible. Our accommodations are one-of-a-kind and were designed by co-owner Luigi Lungarini. Cayo is blessed with a bit of everything for everyone and not all that is beautiful resides outdoors at our place. Enjoy the comfort of one of our five rooms all designed with their own spacious private bath and each offering their own very unique flair and countless details. Casa Sofia Inn is an eclectic experience and redefined way of traveling to the villages of Belize. We provide a restful, comfortable and affordable place to stay while experiencing Unitedville picturesque village of rolling hills. Although our establishment is located outside of the city boundaries of San Ignacio and Belmopan, we are very accessible by public bus or by vehicle and within close proximity to all major attractions the Cayo district has to offer. Our rooms and amenities were planned with your ultimate comfort in mind and our friendly staff will ensure that all of your special requests are met. From room service to planning a last minute excursion, we will provide the best possible services and experience.
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