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Stella's Sunset Wine Bar & Restaurant

Stella's is a classy but unpretentious wine bar set in a lovely garden on the edge of the San Pedro Lagoon that affords fine sunset views. Sit on lounge chairs under the trees or at a table in the palapa...

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Blue Bayou

Tucked away from the louder bars and restaurants, this is the locals' favorite at Secret Beach, mainly for the picnic tables partially submerged in the waist-deep, turquoise cove. It's easy to spend an entire day...

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Maruba Beach Klub

The poshest spot on Secret Beach features flowing curtains, an upstairs spa, pulsating techno beats and beach recliners decked out in bright pillows. The Klub has solar-powered everything and a vegan-friendly...

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Palapa Bar

This over-the-water palapa (open-air shelter with a thatched roof), a mile south of San Pedro bridge, serves burgers and tacos, and is a fantastic place for tropical drinks any time of day. There's no law against...

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Rojo Beach Bar

This laid-back beach bar is way up north, but is a great stop on the way home from Secret Beach. Grab a frozen mojito and relax under the palapa (open-air shelter with thatched roof) or in the oceanfront pool,...

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Delicious sangria, funky cocktails, live music and original snacks are main draws at this new installment right across from the park. With its color-changing old-timey lamps and flowing, sheer curtains, it's got...

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The North Island's only real coffee shop serves up all kinds of caffeinated beverages – both hot and cold – using quality Guatemalan beans (BZ$4 to BZ$15). Also sells excellent breakfasts. It's just off the main...

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Crocs Sunset Sports Bar

A new go-to for sunset, this open-air, triple-decker bar has large-screen TVs and picture-perfect views over the lagoon.

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This enormous palapa (open-air shelter with a thatched roof) is decorated with seafaring memorabilia and attracts crowds for drinking, dancing and hanging out. There's plenty of seating, an extensive food menu...

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Dive Bar

A chill beach bar where scuba divers tend to meet in the morning for breakfast and congregate in the evenings to discuss the day's adventures. The food and cocktails are top notch and the SeaStar Belize dive...

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Blue Marlins

A popular pre-disco hangout, this small open-air bar with a plywood dance floor gets packed with locals and visitors alike. The soca and reggaeton soundtrack inside is set to maximum volume, but there is also a...

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Wayo's Beernet

You'll usually find a social crowd gathering at this laid-back bar on a pier off the pretty Boca del Rio waterfront just north of San Pedro's center. Pull up a stool at the well-stocked, palapa (open-air shelter...

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Jaguar's Temple Club

You can't miss this surreal Maya temple, complete with jaguar face, across from the central beachside park. The place does its very best to create a 'wild' atmosphere, with jungle dioramas setting the stage and...

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Wahoo's Lounge

This otherwise innocuous sports bar has made a name for itself by hosting the weekly 'Chicken Drop' (6pm Thursday). Sort of like bingo with chickens, it gives new insight to the origin of the term 'chicken shit.'...

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Pedro's Sports Bar

A little out of the way, this bar inside the hotel of the same name is a popular place to eat pizza and watch sports on the big screen. Wednesday is ladies' night and includes live performances, drag pageants and...

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Roadkill Bar

Feels like a beach bar, but it's actually on the roadside a block back from the water. It's a welcoming place that is difficult to fly past without stopping for a drink. Karaoke on Wednesdays, dollar tacos on...

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Big Daddy’s Disco

Right next to San Pedro’s church, this entertainment complex pulls a crowd once most of the bars around town have closed. There is a bar by the water and a cavernous disco behind.