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Caliente Restaurant

Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
+501 226-2170
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken wrap” (109 reviews)
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“sopa de lima” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the best meals we had on the island. Beautiful outdoor dining right on the beach. Attentive service. Couldn't have asked for more.

Thank Kentuckytennis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was initially drawn in by the promise of the best margarita I will have ever had and I will have to agree. Fresh limes were used, no mixes and no soda water or sugar, just don Julio tequila and grand marnier. They have a...More

Thank Tyrant37
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were doing some shopping and everyone we asked had Caliente on their list of places for lunch. Great suggestion. The staff was great (even sang Happy Birthday to my wife) the food and drinks were fabulous. Thank you all around.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well - you are really in for it if you visit Caliente. True it looks like nothing special when you walk in from the beach promenade, but wait until the owner (was it him?) greets you. He wants you to relax, enjoy yourself and have...More

Thank glbtrvler
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just returned from Belize for 4 days. We went to this restaurant twice. The staff there is so exceptionally friendly and kind and sweet. The food and drinks were great and the price reasonable. The atmosphere right on the beach cannot be beat. I highly...More

Thank LiseHouston
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Caliente is one of our favorites especially on taco day. Go early as they will run out. They usually have night entertainment also.

Thank R236MJlauraa
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a must!!! We absolutely love the food and the staff is so friendly & awesome!!! The best food on the Island !!!!!

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food reasonable prices! Lunch is the best time to go! Hospitality is awesome WiFi is fast! Right by the beach with great views!

Thank Awillix
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was better than some of the other places we went, but nothing amazing, especially for the price. The portions are large at least, so we had leftover. The fajitas were good, enchiladas ok.

Thank sarah s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great restaurant on the beach. Cuisine is best described as Tex-Mex fusion. The coconut curry was delicious ... blackened lobster burger lobster. They have specials daily ... everything we tried there was amazing. The Owners are very accommodating (Milly and her husband). Wait staff,...More

Thank spinto13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrier Reef Drive | Beachfront -- At Spindrift Hotel, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye C.A., Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 226-2170
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Caliente is located on the beach in the center of San Pedro. Our restaurant has been serving a delicious combination of Mexican and Caribbean cuisine in San Pedro since 2001. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. 1/2 Price margaritas on Fridays. Closed Monday.
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