Nearby Jaguar Creek, San Ignacio offers an array of Belizean experiences for you. The best restaurants in San Ignacio can give you another taste of the cuisine and dining while you’re on your Belize rainforest vacation.
Join us at our Belize eco lodge and you will find every reason to come back again. We’re proud of our local community and hope you’ll support it too by stopping in the top 5 restaurants you’ll find in San Ignacio.
1. Erva’s Restaurant
Tucked away in San Ignacio, you’ll have to hunt down Erva’s Restaurant. Ask the locals and they’ll point it out. It’s certainly not what you would expect on the outside, but looks can be deceiving. Besides, you’re not eating the exterior, no matter how hungry you might be after epic rainforest adventures.
At Erva’s you’ll discover Belizean cuisine like the fabled rice and beans that are a staple of every meal here. The stewed pork is a wonderful option as are the burritos that bring forth a Caribbean flavor in every bite.
2. Crave House of Flavour
Helmed by Chef Alejandro, Crave House of Flavour offers a visually enhanced experience, allowing you to see magic happening in the kitchen. Each day, the menu features a handful of dishes, giving you a new experience every time. It’s a cozy and inviting place where you’ll indulge in a world of flavors that you’ll likely continue to crave until you return to Belize again.
3. Cenaida’s Belizean Food
For delicious food, Cenaida’s offers more Belizean cuisine to try. We’re firm believers in the fact that you can’t get enough of the cuisine of Belize. Try it all and you’re bound to be a fan for life. Here, you’ll find all the usual staples of Belizean food, though there are daily specials like smoky pork chops that have been grilled to perfection. If you’re in Belize for the holidays, they have themed meals too that should not be missed!
4. Cucina 1904
One of the newer restaurants to grace San Ignacio is Cucina 1904. You’ll find that juicy, perfectly cooked steak here plus succulent pork chops, salads, and more, even an array of wonderful cocktails that are the perfect libations for any vacation. The kids will love it too, for the desserts are truly scrumptious, especially the crepe dessert of the day. Wine lovers will also enjoy, for the menu features a great selection.
5. The Guava Limb Restaurant & Cafe
In an old colonial-style wooden house, you’ll find the Guava Limb Restaurant & Café. Enter the gate and you’ll feel like you’re going to dine at a dear friend’s lovely home. The cuisine features organic options with international flair, taking influence from North American, Asian, Middle Eastern, and Caribbean flavors.
A popular item is the grilled lamb, while the other imaginative options like vegan lasagna ensure that there is something delicious for everyone to enjoy. The menu is vast with everything from salads that brim with locally-grown greens to thin-crust pizzas and just about everything in between. This is a great place to go with a group of friends or your family when everyone in your party wants to eat something different.
Belizean Dining Done Right at Jaguar Creek
Our own restaurant in the Main Lodge of Jaguar Creek is a place we await serving you too. While we hope you will enjoy your meals here, we also encourage you to visit the local area and support the rest of the community.
Stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner where we will treat you to home-cooked Belizean meals made from fresh, locally sourced foods. Our set menus change regularly to ensure you don’t have the same foods every day of your stay. We want you to explore the best of Belizean cuisine and we’re sure we’ll introduce you to some new favorites.
We have kid friendly foods as well as accommodate dietary restrictions and food sensitivities. Please let us know if you have any dietary needs before your stay so we can ensure everything is prepared properly for you.
One thing that is incredibly important to us at Jaguar Creek is that we support our local area and rainforests. We do so with sustainable practices and by sourcing our items from nearby. We hope you will support us in our endeavors to keep this area just as it is, a beautiful slice of heaven in the middle of the jungle.
You’ll be able to eat your meals while indulging with impeccable views of these lush surroundings. There’s nothing quite like eating freshly made Belizean cuisine while watching the wildlife in action on the outskirts.
Eat your fill and then enjoy our incredible amenities. Or retreat to your cabana for a quick nap before your next adventure. There’s no wrong way to enjoy your time at Jaguar Creek. With specials to help you save, you can plan your epic adventure today!