12 Places to Dine at Mahogany Bay Village in San Pedro, Belize
The food and beverage experience is an integral part of travel, and some of the best restaurants and bars on Ambergris Caye can be found right on-site at Mahogany Bay Village. San Pedro is known for its fresh seafood thanks to the close proximity of the Belize Barrier Reef, so depending on the season you may try delicious fish tacos, lobster rolls, conch fritters, and of course the freshest sushi imaginable — all within Mahogany Bay Village! In addition to Belize's quintessential Caribbean seafood dishes, you'll find Central American-inspired dishes, traditional tacos and empanadas, burgers and American classics, fresh gourmet donuts, hand-crafted Belizean chocolate, and so much more! Indulge in locally-roasted coffee concoctions, exotic fruit juices, and innovative cocktails of every sort. All of our venues are vegetarian-friendly and can gladly provide gluten-free options upon request.
The Great House
The Great House is the first building you'll spot when entering through the palm-lined entryway to Mahogany Bay Village. This colonial-inspired architectural masterpiece is the largest wooden structure in all of Belize and features interior design by Amanda Lindroth. The Great House is also home to the welcome desk for guests of Mahogany Bay Resort & Beach Club, as well as two bars, two restaurants, the Founder's Club, and several private spaces for special events.
The village's prime restaurant for Caribbean and Central American-inspired dining is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Featuring artistic and inspired dishes of acclaimed Head Chef Adán Reyes Jarquin, you will find something for everyone and every mood. Enjoy dining in a gorgeous indoor/outdoor setting with fantastic sunset bay views from the wrap-around porch.
The splendid mixology bar just inside The Great House lobby is the place to mingle and people-watch over a craft cocktail — or two! Grab a seat on the stately front porch and don't forget to snap a photo for the memories. Belize welcomes you!
Cocktail Bar & Grill
On the flipside of Stirred, find a zesty, lively cocktail bar overlooking the Bay Club pool. Take a seat at the bar and watch the master mixologists at work. Enjoy 180º views of both the waters of Mahogany Bay and the 72,000 gallon saltwater pool. Bask in the warm Belizean sun over good eats and frozen drinks, and perhaps make some new friends!
In addition to the main eating and drinking establishments within The Great House, you’ll also find ten different artisanal venues just steps away from your door in the village center. Start your day with your favorite coffee drink at Rum+Bean, grab some tacos or empanadas for lunch, and dine on the freshest sushi imaginable at JYOTO Japanese restaurant by evening. You can even satisfy your sweet tooth at our dessert shop serving homemade ice cream and gourmet donuts. Be sure to sample some of the expertly-crafted cocktails using fresh fruit, housemade infusions, local Belizean liquors, and a whole lot of love at one of the FIVE bars on-site. Welcome to the village!
From frozen frappés to rum craft cocktails, this innovative coffee bar is an island favorite among locals and travelers alike, landing the title of TripAdvisor™ #1 Coffee Shop on Ambergris Caye. Enjoy warm smiles, gourmet snacks, and a cozy atmosphere with outdoor seating too!
Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
JYOTO is committed to offering the freshest and highest-grade sushi in Belize, sourcing fresh fish daily from local fishermen on Ambergris Caye. Delight in exquisite dishes prepared by Japanese master chef and owner, Toshiya Tsujimoto, and his expertly-trained Belizean team.
Tapas & Cocktail Bar
This specialty martini bar serves handcrafted cocktails with house-made infusions, complemented by phenomenal small plates. Admire the fresh ambient artwork by local Belizean artist, Melody Sanchez Wolfe, and enjoy the afternoon breeze with an apéritif.
Casual Belizean Cuisine
Home of the tastiest, most authentic tacos in Ambergris Caye! Taco Shack has enjoyed the #1 spot on TripAdvisor™ for over two years. Stop by to get your fill for breakfast or lunch, paired with horchata or fresh-squeezed juice.
The Chicken Coop
Serving up some of San Pedro's tastiest chicken wings, chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches, and even chicken salad. They’ve also got as many sauces as days of the week — try them all or mix your favorites!
Top Dog Hot Dogs
With a unique menu and delicious combos, you’ll see why Top Dog has the best hot dogs on the island! Indulge in the taste of summertime in America, everyone needs a little bit of home, even while on vacation.
Savor the delicious stuffed empanadas at Panades Kitchen, a local favorite. They pack a punch of flavor and are available as singles or tasty combinations of fresh seafood, cheese, chicken, or beans. To drink, let Kenny whip you up a fruit shake with the day's fresh produce.
Donut & Ice Cream Shop
Indulge in delicious gourmet donuts and homemade ice cream to satisfy any sweet tooth. Made fresh daily with the finest local ingredients and flavors.
This local shack offers a rotating menu based on the freshest available island ingredients. Stop by for salads, sandwiches, baked goods, and more. Take a seat in the courtyard at the picnic tables under the palm trees and enjoy the authentic flavors of Belize.