Top things to do in Punta Gorda

Top Choice Seafood in Punta Gorda

Asha's Culture Kitchen

Twisted lobster, baked barracuda, cracked conch, whole snapper and lionfish fingers – and the best waterfront deck in PG. There's a lot to like about Asha's, where seafood is the specialty and the sea breezes are fi…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Punta Gorda


Gormiers has moved from his little green shack to a new location across from the waterfront north of town. It's still the best place in PG for organic vegetarian and vegan cuisine, a variety of tofu-based creations,…
Top Choice Cafe in Punta Gorda

Snack Shack

With a breezy upper deck overlooking Main St, this is the best spot in town for all-day Western or Belizean breakfasts, served alongside brain-freezing slushies, juices and shakes.
Creole in Punta Gorda

Leela's Bistro

This cozy little Creole restaurant and bar is a legacy of legendary PG brukdown (19th-century Creole music) singer Leela Vernon, who died in 2017. The menu is traditional Belizean with the likes of rice and beans, s…
Bar in Punta Gorda


This big, breezy palapa (open-air shelter with a thatched roof), a mile northeast of town, is a popular weekend spot, especially for Sunday sessions when the BBQ fires up and everyone goes swimming off the pier oppo…
Seafood in Punta Gorda

Mangrove Restaurant

Chef Iconie is well known locally for her fusion Belizean meals, incorporating locally caught seafood, curries, steak and pasta dishes. Choose from a small selection of mains and sides on the changing blackboard men…
Seafood in Punta Gorda

Grace's Restaurant

A longtime favorite of locals and travelers alike, Grace's offers a wide range of dishes, from Belizean specialties such as stew chicken, fry fish, and rice and beans, to more exotic seafood fare and good breakfasts…
Food & Drink in Punta Gorda

Chocolate Festival of Belize

Celebrating all things to do with cacao and chocolate – the Maya food of the gods – this festival is held on the Commonwealth Day holiday weekend, mainly in Punta Gorda. As well as tastings, demonstrations and music…
Caribbean in Punta Gorda

Marian's Bayview Restaurant

This nondescript 3rd-floor outdoor eatery on the southern waterfront has a good local reputation and great views. Marian serves up excellent east Indian cuisine. Lunch and dinner are served buffet-style.
American in Punta Gorda

A Piece of Chicken

The main ingredient here is chicken – in burgers, sandwiches, wings or with rice and beans. Also hand-cut fries and nachos. The food is good and the 3rd-floor bar is a great place to hang out.