Travel to Belize on a Budget – Affordable Accommodations, Dinning and Experiences in Belize

If you are planning a trip to Belize there are many options available to combine airfare and hotel accommodations that will save you a lot of money. Most travel websites and agents can be very helpful with package deals. I want to draw your attention to specific hotels, restaurants and attractions in Belize that you can create your own travel package from and still have money. You will be amazed at how relatively inexpensive it is to stay, eat and enjoy all that Belize has to offer. Continue reading “Travel to Belize on a Budget – Affordable Accommodations, Dinning and Experiences in Belize” »

The Smoky Mermaid Restaurant & Bar

The ambience alone, of the courtyard setting of the Smoky Mermaid, makes this a recommended stopover for everyone, if only for a cup of coffee, or a “Frozen Ocean” at the bar. With tropical plants everywhere, and a fresh breeze wafting in from the Caribbean Sea, this is truly a refreshing break in the day. Continue reading “The Smoky Mermaid Restaurant & Bar” »

Clarissa Falls Restaurant

Having frequently mentioned Clarissa Falls Resort, and the delicious food served there, we decided it was high time to do a column featuring the restaurant in its own right. Clarissa Falls has become our favourite San Ignacio area lunch spot, and not only because owner/manager Chena Galvez is high on our list of favourite Belizean persons. The Belizean food served here is dependably delicious, and though we never tire of our usual choices, we are not disappointed by branching out and trying new selections. Continue reading “Clarissa Falls Restaurant” »

Fort Street Restaurant

As you seek out the Fort Street Restaurant in Belize City, you will first notice the lovely old colonial-style residence that houses the establishment. Surrounded by lush greenery, the manor has withstood the tests of time and nature since 1928. While “Number Four, Fort Street” is well known for its fine food, it also accommodates a small guesthouse. Teresa and Hugh Parkey took over the business several years ago, and their hands-on attention has made it popular with locals and tourists alike, for everyday dining and special occasions. Continue reading “Fort Street Restaurant” »

Chon Saan Palace Restaurant

The Chon Saan Palace Chinese restaurant opened for business in Belize City in 1974, and has become one of the city’s oldest establishments. We have mentioned before that nine out of ten restaurants here are owned and operated by Belizeans of Chinese descent. Chon Saan could easily be considered the premier ethnic restaurant in the entire country. Continue reading “Chon Saan Palace Restaurant” »

Best Restaurants in Belize

Belize District

Chon Saan Palace Restaurant:This Chinese restaurant was established in 1974 in Belize City. Live seafood tanks will tempt you with lobster, shrimp and fish, and their extensive menu is sure to satisfy all tastes.

Fort Street Restaurant: A Belize City establishment that offers a wide variety of creative specialties featuring the local bounty of both surf and turf.

Smoky Mermaid Restaurant & Bar:Located in the inner courtyard of the Great House Inn, across from the Radisson Hotel, this eatery is loaded with tropical ambience. Guaranteed a refreshing break in your day, with a wide variety of Caribbean and international dishes. Open all day.

Cayo District

Clarissa Falls Restaurant: A Belizean restaurant that has often been mentioned in articles on Clarissa Falls Resort. Now you can discover all the culinary delights of this Cayo District eatery.

Restaurants in San Ignacio:This town has a wide variety of restaurants, offering everything from Belizean steaks to egg foo yung; here is a selection of our favourites.

The Cayes

Elvi’s Kitchen:Established in 1974, in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Elvi’s has grown from a burger stand to a fine restaurant in a unique setting. Today they serve up a full menu of seafood and local specialities.

Clarissa Falls Restaurant

Having frequently mentioned Clarissa Falls Resort, and the delicious food served there, we decided it was high time to do a column featuring the restaurant in its own right. Clarissa Falls has become our favourite San Ignacio area lunch spot, and not only because owner/manager Chena Galvez is high on our list of favourite Belizean persons. The Belizean food served here is dependably delicious, and though we never tire of our usual choices, we are not disappointed by branching out and trying new selections. Continue reading “Clarissa Falls Restaurant” »

Fort Street Restaurant

As you seek out the Fort Street Restaurant in Belize City, you will first notice the lovely old colonial-style residence that houses the establishment. Surrounded by lush greenery, the manor has withstood the tests of time and nature since 1928. While “Number Four, Fort Street” is well known for its fine food, it also accommodates a small guesthouse. Teresa and Hugh Parkey took over the business several years ago, and their hands-on attention has made it popular with locals and tourists alike, for everyday dining and special occasions. Continue reading “Fort Street Restaurant” »

Chon Saan Palace Restaurant

The Chon Saan Palace Chinese restaurant opened for business in Belize City in 1974, and has become one of the city’s oldest establishments. We have mentioned before that nine out of ten restaurants here are owned and operated by Belizeans of Chinese descent. Chon Saan could easily be considered the premier ethnic restaurant in the entire country. Continue reading “Chon Saan Palace Restaurant” »

Best Restaurants in Belize

Belize District

Chon Saan Palace Restaurant:This Chinese restaurant was established in 1974 in Belize City. Live seafood tanks will tempt you with lobster, shrimp and fish, and their extensive menu is sure to satisfy all tastes.

Fort Street Restaurant: A Belize City establishment that offers a wide variety of creative specialties featuring the local bounty of both surf and turf.

Smoky Mermaid Restaurant & Bar:Located in the inner courtyard of the Great House Inn, across from the Radisson Hotel, this eatery is loaded with tropical ambience. Guaranteed a refreshing break in your day, with a wide variety of Caribbean and international dishes. Open all day.

Cayo District

Clarissa Falls Restaurant: A Belizean restaurant that has often been mentioned in articles on Clarissa Falls Resort. Now you can discover all the culinary delights of this Cayo District eatery.

Restaurants in San Ignacio:This town has a wide variety of restaurants, offering everything from Belizean steaks to egg foo yung; here is a selection of our favourites.

The Cayes

Elvi’s Kitchen:Established in 1974, in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Elvi’s has grown from a burger stand to a fine restaurant in a unique setting. Today they serve up a full menu of seafood and local specialities.