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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” (146 reviews)
“stew” (66 reviews)
“pork steak” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
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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Reviewed yesterday 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 yesterday via mobile

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

Thank Nadine L
Reviewed 2 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 4 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 6 days 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
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

El Fogon is one of the best spots on Ambergris Caye. Their authentic freshly prepared Belizean food is excellent and the service is always first rate.

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

El Fagon is a definite place to dine! The staff is fabulous and atmosphere enjoyable. I must give a shout out to our waitress, Araceli! She was amazing; so sweet and knowledgeable. We wanted to order and eat family style and her recommendations were spot...More

Thank hkwrights
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate at el fagones are food was really good and they didn’t overcharge us like the resort places highly recommend eating here

Thank Paintbucket1
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
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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