Experience the Best Ambergris Caye Restaurants

Food is an integral part of travel, and finding the best can be daunting, but not when you stay with Mahogany Bay Resort & Beach Club, Curio – A Collection by Hilton. Throughout the village at Mahogany Bay Resort, you’ll find some of the best restaurants in Belize, including over 10 different artisanal dining venues and unique bars, all just steps away from your door! We take pride in providing fresh, locally-sourced, and authentic Belizean cuisine, in addition to exciting cocktails that are bursting with flavor.    

When you stay with us, you’ll be steps (or a golf cart ride) away from the best places to eat in San Pedro, Belize. You’ll be able to indulge in local food and taste hidden treasures that you’ll only find at the best restaurants in San Pedro, Belize. From genuine Caribbean-American dishes to fresh-caught sushi to crispy chicken sandwiches, you’ll find the fare to satisfy every craving no matter where you turn. We can even satisfy your sweet tooth at our dessert shop, serving homemade ice cream and gourmet donuts.  

If you want to cool off and unwind with a refreshing cocktail, we’ve got you covered there too. Our bartenders expertly craft concoctions using fresh fruithousemade infusions, local Belizean liquors, and a whole lot of love. When you dine and drink with us, you’ll feel like you belong here—because you do!  

Whether you’re craving fine dining in San Pedro, Belize, or a casual bite after a day spent on the beach, Mahogany Bay Resort has got you covered with the best places to eat in Belize.

The Great House

The Great House is located in the heart of Mahogany Bay Village in Mahogany Bay Resort and Beach Club, Curio Collection by Hilton. The Great House is home to the welcome desk for guests of the resort, as well as two award-winning restaurants, two bars, the Founder's Club, and event spaces that are perfect for special occasions of all sizes. 

The beachfront restaurant in the Great House sits on the picturesque shores of Mahogany Bay. The building’s unique aesthetic celebrates the grandeur of the country’s historic British Colonial roots. Built with sustainably forested Belizean hardwoods, the restaurant features high ceilings, mahogany shutters, and lush tropical greenery. The wide-open verandas offer cooling effects of the eastern trade winds off the Caribbean Sea. 

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The Verandah

Main Restaurant

The village's prime restaurant for Caribbean and Central American-inspired dining is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Featuring artistic and inspired dishes of acclaimed Head Chef Adán Reyes Jarquin, you will find something for everyone and every mood.

classic cocktails


Lobby Bar

The splendid mixology bar just inside The Great House lobby is the place to mingle and people-watch over a craft cocktail — or two! Grab a seat on the stately front porch and don't forget to snap a photo for the memories while you sip on refreshing, Belizean cocktails.

Shaken views


Cocktail Bar & Grill

On the flipside of Stirred, find a zesty, lively cocktail bar overlooking the Bay Club pool. Take a seat at the bar and watch the master mixologists at work. Enjoy 180º views of both the waters of Mahogany Bay and the 72,000 gallon saltwater pool.

The Village

In addition to the main eating and drinking establishments within The Great House, you’ll also find ten different artisanal venues just steps away from your door in the village center. Start your day with your favorite coffee drink at Rum+Bean, grab some tacos or empanadas for lunch, and dine on the freshest sushi imaginable at JYOTO Japanese restaurant by evening. You can even satisfy your sweet tooth at our dessert shop serving homemade ice cream and gourmet donuts. Be sure to sample some of the expertly-crafted cocktails using fresh fruit, housemade infusions, local Belizean liquors, and a whole lot of love at one of the FIVE bars on-site. Welcome to the village!

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Coffee Bar

From frozen frappés to rum craft cocktails, this innovative coffee bar is an island favorite among locals and travelers alike, landing the title of TripAdvisor™ #1 Coffee Shop on Ambergris Caye. Enjoy warm smiles, gourmet snacks, and a cozy atmosphere with outdoor seating too!

Toshiya with sushi platter


Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar

JYOTO is committed to offering the freshest and highest-grade sushi in Belize, sourcing fresh fish daily from local fishermen on Ambergris Caye. Delight in exquisite dishes prepared by Japanese master chef and owner, Toshiya Tsujimoto, and his expertly-trained Belizean team.

dirty martini bar

Dirty Martini

Tapas & Cocktail Bar

This specialty martini bar serves handcrafted cocktails with house-made infusions, complemented by phenomenal small plates. Admire the fresh ambient artwork by local Belizean artist, Melody Sanchez Wolfe, and enjoy the afternoon breeze with an apéritif.

Taco Shack

Taco Shack

Casual Belizean Cuisine

Home of the tastiest, most authentic tacos in Ambergris Caye! Taco Shack has enjoyed the #1 spot on TripAdvisor™ for over two years. Stop by to get your fill for breakfast or lunch, paired with horchata or fresh-squeezed juice.

chicken sandwiches

The Chicken Coop

Casual Dining

Serving up some of San Pedro's tastiest chicken wings, chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches, and even chicken salad. They’ve also got as many sauces as days of the week — try them all or mix your favorites!

Fried Chicken and Hot Dog stand

Top Dog Hot Dogs

Casual Dining

With a unique menu and delicious combos, you’ll see why Top Dog has the best hot dogs on the island! Indulge in the taste of summertime in America, everyone needs a little bit of home, even while on vacation.

Tea Lounge at JYOTO

Authentic Japanese Tea Lounge & Cafe

Located just upstairs above JYOTO, you'll find the brand-new Tea Lounge. Enjoy bubble tea, specialty coffees, Thai iced tea, homemade kombucha, and hot tea service. You can also browse the pop-up shop, Tiny Cement Factory, which sells small cement handcrafts and pots.

Belizean Lunch

501 Fresh

Casual Cafe

This local shack offers a rotating menu based on the freshest available island ingredients. Stop by for salads, sandwiches, baked goods, and more. Take a seat in the courtyard at the picnic tables under the palm trees and enjoy the authentic flavors of Belize.

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