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El Fogon

) #8 of 137 Restaurants in San Pedro €€ - €€€ Caribbean, Seafood, Soups
# 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%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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1 - 10 of 1,465 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I ate here last week. He had shrimp coconut curry and I had the lobster with tomatoes, onions, etc. (Can't remember what the dish was called on the menu but it was one of the local favorites.) Both were excellent. We were...More

Thank saroy523
Reviewed yesterday

Family owned restaurant of native Belizean food. Resonably priced. Wonderful service. Loved shrimp shish kebobs with mango sauce.

Thank margo072
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here is based on family recipes that go back as long as the restaurant has been around. The staff appears to be all part of the same family and they are proud to serve you their best with a smile on their faces....More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's been 6 months since I've been to El Fogon, and I sometimes find myself craving the coconut curry meal I had! It was unbelievable. I had tried coconut curry before on the mainland and wasn't that impressed, but my server at El Fogon insisted...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here twice the food is excellent the service was excellent and good prices.. Very clean and quiet

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great lobster and phenomenal seafood curry! Highly recommend the curry. Outdoor seating...can be hot.

Thank wadekellenm
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was voted number one by the family. Don't be put off by the first look. Food unsurpassed and service unmatched. Large groups seated at a picnic table so watch your drink glass.

Thank onjerrys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eight of us went to dinner at El Fogon. The food was fantastic. I had the Seafood special in coconut Curry. Outstanding. I will go back.

Thank gwconner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious and authentic Belizean food. Traveled here by water taxi because food here was better than my fancy hotel. I was greeted promptly and warmly. The venue is very relaxed with sand on the ground and modest decor. The prices were reasonable as were the...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stop for food when arriving on the island after a recommendation from our water taxi driver. The food and atmosphere exceeded our expectations.

Thank Mootks
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Larry M
Do they deliver to Grand Caribe and what are the charges?
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
I am planning to bring friends for a farewell lunch on Sunday. what are hours? Thanks, Bill Menezes
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, Drinks, Lunch
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
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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