Many people travel to see new places, experience different cultures and to experience new foods. Belize is a destination not only with stunning natural beauty, but unique and delicious cuisine not to be missed. Having a mix of cultures brings a rare and exotic flair to Belizean Cuisine. Not to mention, one best ways to experience the culture of a destination is through its food.
Sunshine and blue skies; we’re dining outside.
With the COVID-19 pandemic limiting movement, many of us have been left craving delicious meals from a selection of dining outlets countrywide. Despite having the option to pick up or get delivery, the ambience of a restaurant is a large part of the experience. Be sure to make a reservation, in accordance with Belize’s COVID-19 restrictions.
Belize – Excellent outdoor dining
Belize has always been a destination designed around enjoying the outdoors. With warm weather and beautiful scenery, many restaurants have been designed for guests to tuck into their favourite dishes in an outdoor setting. After all, using the great outdoors has its benefits during this time of Covid. Now locals are able to dine at these open air restaurants with social distancing to be maintained throughout.
Restaurants Now Open Post Covid
Here are some of the best local outdoor dining options now open for business.
Biltmore Bistro – Belize City
Belize Biltmore offers traditional Belizean cuisine blended with American dishes. It’s the perfect place for working lunches and relaxing dinners.
Book Your Table: +501 636 6597
Celebrity – Belize City
Celebrity Restaurant offers traditional Belizean cuisine blended with Mexican, Turkish and other worldly dishes. It’s latest dining feature is a garden area allowing guests to dine inside our outdoors at your leisure.
Book Your Table: 223-7373
Tipsy Tuna – Placencia
Vibrant beach bar and restaurant in the heart of Placencia Village offering a wide sepection of food and drinks. The restaurant will reopen May 20th with a special wings Wednesday evening !
Book Your Table: +501 614-3890
Naia Resort Beach Bar and Grill – Placencia
Naia Resort is opening its doors. As of May 22nd the Beach Bar and Grill will be open daily serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy a wonderful waterfront settings as you dine on fresh and authentic Belizean meals. Each dish is crafted with locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients that showcase bright and natural flavors and include healthy options designed to nourish you from the inside out. For now the 1981 Restaurant remains closed until further notice.
Book Your Table: +501 523 4600
Belizean Dreams Woven Palms Restaurant – Hopkins
The Woven Palms Restaurant and Beachfront Tiki Bar is now open. Come and dine by the sea with open from 7am-7pm Thursdays through Sundays! Tiki Beach Bar located onsite at Belizean Dreams Resort serves a unique blend of Caribbean and Meso-American flavors in a beachfront setting. Our Master Chef prepares an island fusion cuisine showcasing Belize’s fresh and local ingredients.
Book Your Table: +501 522-2400
Hopkins Bay Drum Bar – Hopkins
Hopkins Bay Resort is opening for local business starting Thursday, May 21. Open weekly from Thursday – Monday you can enjoy 20% off all food and beverages at open-air dining available at the Drum Bar. Drum Bar, the poolside beach bar offers an authentic taco bar for lunch and offers drinks poolside daily.
Book Your Table :+501 822-1272
Palapa Bar – Ambergris Caye
Enjoy a front row seat to the clear blue Caribbean Sea at Palapa Bar and Grill. Located on the seafront of Boca Del Rio, you can enjoy a cool breeze at the over-the-water establishment. Try a variety of custom tropical drinks and food with live music.
Book Your Table: + 501 226 2528
Blue Water Grill – Ambergris Caye
Blue Water grill is now open for dine-ins. It is the ideal setting for group and family dining. Their hip atmosphere blends seamlessly with their Caribbean infused seafood cuisine, and their rotating menu keeps patrons coming back!
Book Your Table: + 501 226 3347