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Roatán Oasis

A total revolution in the limited food scene of Roatán, the gorgeous Oasis is all about seasonal and locally sourced produce, and may be one of the few places in Honduras where you can find oysters. Come in good tim…
Wildlife Reserve in West End

Roatán Marine Park

Originally set up in 2005 with the aim of protecting the reef system around the West End and Sandy Bay, the Roatán Marine Park now covers the whole island. This nonprofit organization campaigns strongly to conserve …
Gardens in Sandy Bay

Carambola Botanical Gardens

These wonderful botanical gardens have well-maintained trails through 40 acres of protected forest, extending up a hillside known as Carambola Mountain. It’s about 1km to the summit, where you can see all the way to…
Honduran in West End

Creole’s Rotisserie Chicken

A low-key island institution, Creole's offers excellent island-style roast chicken (a quarter-chicken is L70), plus shrimp and fish mains. Choose from eight different fixins (side dishes) – including coconut rice, c…
Honduran in West End

Rudy’s

Right on the beach, Rudy's is popular for its breakfasts, with lots of fruit, granola and pancake options on the menu. Also on the menu is the local cure-all fruit noni, said to heal anything from arthritis to high …
Wildlife Reserve in French Harbour

Arch’s Iguana Farm

The impressive Arch’s Iguana Farm in French Cay is just outside of town. Less a farm than the house of a serious iguana lover, it has iguanas pretty much everywhere you look – on the driveway, in the trees, under bu…
International in West End

Earth Mama's

Something of a secret garden, this secluded place offers up a menu of inventive, high-quality dishes, including savory crepes with smoked bacon for breakfast and lime-marinated shrimp with tomato and cilantro for lu…
International in Sandy Bay

Sunken Fish

The in-house restaurant of a lodge and dive center, the Sunken Fish is open to the public all day and enjoys a fantastic setting overlooking the sea – one particularly apt for impressive sunsets. The eclectic menu o…
Bar in West End

Cafe Escondido

Located above West End Divers, this fine cafe-bar has a lovely, breezy upper deck with fine harbor views, magazines for browsing and sofas for lounging. Sip an espresso during the day or slug on a beer and take it a…
Breakfast in West End

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This pleasant cafe with tables on the veranda overlooking the sea does good breakfasts (L80 to L200), pastries and coffee, which brings in a brisk trade each morning. Later on in the day, it's the German-led menu of…