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Top Choice International in Around Punta Gorda

Jungle Farm Restaurant

If you have only one dining splurge in Southern Belize, the restaurant at Copal Tree Lodge is the place to do it. The location, high on a jungle hilltop, is superb and the restaurant is a delight with its large deck…
Top Choice Cultural Center in Big Falls & Indian Creek

Living Maya Experience

Two Kekchi families in Big Falls village have opened up their homes as a cultural experience for visitors and both are excellent. The Cal family demonstrates ancient Maya lifestyle from tortilla- and chocolate-makin…
Top Choice International in Placencia

Maya Beach Bistro

Maya Beach Hotel's popular bistro is a Placencia landmark, offering excellent international dishes using fresh local ingredients. This is the place where restaurant folk come to eat seafood and coconut chowder, lobs…
Top Choice Bar in Hopkins

Driftwood Beach Bar

Ever-popular Driftwood has moved closer to the center of the village but still has a great beachfront location, Hopkins' best drumming nights and pizza (from BZ$16) and tacos (BZ$10). This is a popular social hub an…
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 Fusion in Placencia

Rumfish

Rumfish is a gastro-style wine bar a la Central American style. Head up to the balcony of the beautiful old timber building and sample starters such as Peruvian ceviche or specialty mains such as Yucatán chicken or …
Top Choice Seafood in Placencia

Omar's Creole Grub

Omar's has been around a long time and still serves some of the freshest seafood in town. Step into the small and rustic streetside shack and choose from crab, lobster, shrimp or conch prepared as either traditional…
Top Choice Seafood in Sittee Point

Chef Rob's

Well-known locally for his sublime seafood creations and steaks cooked over hot rocks, Chef Rob's changing menu here might include sautéed red snapper, grilled jumbo shrimp kebabs or rib-eye in rum sauce. Put togeth…
Top Choice Burgers in Sittee Point

Loggerheads Pub & Grill

The best burgers in town are served here on homemade rolls. Try the gorgonzola-stuffed beef burger with bacon or the to-die-for surf and turf with garlic lobster and brie. Or build your own burger. The breezy upstai…
Top Choice Belizean in Dangriga

Tuáni Garifuna

Belizean and Garifuna dishes such as hudut (fish with plantain in coconut curry), pigtail, fried plantain and stew beans are the specialty at this lovely little waterfront restaurant and bar. Also good for a local b…