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Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant

2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
+501 226-4047
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (106 reviews)
“tapas” (77 reviews)
“carrot soup” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
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1 - 10 of 782 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice restaurant on the beach. Enjoyed a wonderful dinner and great service. Really nice, quite location on the beach. Very romantic spot for dinner. Food was really good and service was excellent. Definitely will return here on the next trip.

Thank topgunid
Reviewed 4 days ago

The waiter was very friendly and remembered we had walked by a couple days earlier. I enjoyed the coconut snapper very much and the view was great right there by the water's edge can't be the atmosphere.

Thank Frances W
AJITAPAS, Public Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your great review Frances W. Our waiters are the best. The Coconut snapper is one of our specialties. Very Delicious indeed. The view is spectacular and we are glad you enjoyed every bit of your experience here at Aji! Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant on our last night to celebrate our wonderful Belize vacation. The restaurant is located right off the water. We were served complimentary dinner rolls and enjoyed the spicy pasta, calamari and paella entrees. They had a good assortment of wines...More

Thank pczetroc
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recommendation pczetroc. Glad you decided to visit us for Dinner at Aji! We are glad you enjoyed your experience and meal. The wine does compliment the setting. :) Our staff thanks you and we look forward to seeing you on your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the north end of the island. We walked along the beach to get here from our hotel, El Pescador. The food was really good. Service a little slow, but we were in no hurry. Calamari and ceviche highly recommended. Grilled octopus was ok....More

Thank SteamboatScott
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are grateful for your review SteamboatScott. The Belizean Paella is one of our specialty and glad it was one of your choices. The atmosphere and setting does make Aji Tapa Bar and Restaurant worthwhile. Thank you for the recommendations and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic! The warm summer evenings here, eating delish meals on the shore, was perfect. Inviting ambiance did not dissappoint!

Thank Thea S
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

TheaS, we are appreciative of your review and contented that you enjoyed your meal. The ambiance is indeed fantastic and the setting makes it extra special.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely one of those hidden gem kind of spots. Tucked away, right on the beach. Beautiful at night! The paella was absolutely amazing, good drinks too! Sangria and rum punch here was delicious! Loved our server! We will be returning for sureMore

Thank 719cassandrah
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! The view at night is spectacular. We are glad you enjoyed the paella, it is one of our specialty and goes well with any of our signature drinks. We have the best Sangria and rum punch on the island! Our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our dinner! Paella was delicious and local fish dish was divine! Easy stroll down the beach from the Grand Caribe. Would definitely go back the next time we visit.More

Thank dianakoelliker
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Grateful for your review dianakoelliker. Aji is down (Up) the beach from Grand Caribe and is a short beach-walk from the other neighboring resorts. We are so happy you had a wonderful evening at Aji and had a taste of our special paella and fish...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The early evening started with happy hour and Tittos vodka, definitely no short pours here. The Garlic shrimp appies were over the top. WE will be back just for those. The fried cheee was ok but the shrimp wow. Main courses coconut encrusted deep fried...More

Thank Larry H
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many Thanks LarryH! We are delighted you stopped by and discovered Aji! Glad you enjoyed our happy hour! :) The Garlic Shrimp is delicious and certainly compliments the Coconut Encrusted Fried Grouper. We certainly look forward to welcoming you again. We are happy to have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I loved every minute at this unique restaurant. Fantastic service and good all around. Average pricing for the quality, did not think it was over priced. We ordered two apps and an entre to share, plus drinks. Go here!

Thank Heather M
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the phenomenal review Heather and congratulations on the engagement. We are happy to have hosted you and we look forward to welcoming you again. :)

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in at Aji one night while staying on Ambergris Caye and were lucky enough to get the last table in the bar area for dinner. The restaurant was maxed out at capacity the entire time we were there and we realize now how...More

Thank PRDallastraveler
AJITAPAS, Guest Relations Manager at Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

PRDallastraveler, we are grateful for your feedback and thank you for visiting us. Reservations are recommended but we do our best to accommodate when these circumstances arise. We are closed on Tuesday's only. We are happy you enjoyed our delicious seafood. The authentic setting does...More

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CJHFoodie
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Response from VirginiaBoater | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we used our credit card. There are new owners who are very hospitable.
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Response from GETAWAYLADY61 | Reviewed this property |
No they only took cash when I was there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2.5 Miles North San Pedro Town | Belize, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 226-4047
  • E-mail
Description
A one of a kind 5 Star Tapas Lounge and Restaurant situated on the enchanting island of Ambergris Caye, Belize. Come visit us for an exotic cocktail under our Palapa bar, or bring the family to dine in our outdoor beachfront restaurant. Enjoy the myriad of flavors our tapas menu has to offer and relax in the moonlight inside the tropical Tapas lounge . Looking to celebrate? Our beautiful property is perfect to house your wedding, or specialized private event, alongside our event coordinators. .If you plan on visiting Ambergris be sure to visit Aji, where you will be captivated by the tropical, romantic atmosphere, fine food and fun friends you will make while visiting.
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