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Temporary Cal's Cantina

Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
+504 9985-8539
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (39 reviews)
“lime pie” (13 reviews)
“island burger” (11 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely sunny afternoon at Cal’s. The scenery is beyond stunning. The barman/waiter was friendly and helpful, when I told him I was vegan, he immediately offered me a stir fry cooked in olive oil and dressed with balsamic. It was tasty and...More

Thank GillyChumpyBean
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We finally made it to Tempoary Cal and so glad we did. As we were in Sandy Bay we waited to have a rental car to get there and the maroon chicken and jerk porc was unbelievable. The Barena's help wash all it down nicely....More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven’t had a bad lunch or dinner here yet, the lobster fish chips and salsa are always fresh and cooked perfect the hot sauce is awesome

Thank chadbnichols
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lobster and was surprised to get 4 lobster tails. they were cooked perfect and delicious. the view is spectacular. the secret local drink is worth a try, however if you have too many then someone is likely to end up pregnant! haha!! Only...More

Thank rseeley170
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best anafres! We spent the rest of our trip on the look out for an anafres pot so we could try make it at home lol. The chips were a multigrain type tortilla and they were a great compliment. The views are amazing. We...More

Thank saskgal79
Chef_CarlRTB, Owner at Temporary Cal's Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

And we'd love to have you back! Did you find the anafre pot? Our tortilla chips are made right here, in fact we grind the corn ourselves. Thank you for your nice comments, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our guide at the sloth and monkey zoo (I recommend - nothing like hugging a sloth to cheer you up!) recommended this place. the views are stunning - we ate there for lunch - my niece said the conch fritters were the most tender she's...More

Thank havanario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing meal here. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Our dinner was outstanding. The view breathtaking. This is a must visit, you won't regret it.

Thank Kieko55
Chef_CarlRTB, Owner at Temporary Cal's Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, I hope you'll come back and see us again. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a go-to for islanders and those lucky enough to find out about it since it is not in the West End. Yes, there is good food there but if you want the real thing head east on the main road and head to...More

Thank mbwavanti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve written a review of Cal’s before but I only had drinks & appetizers. This time we had lunch after a round of golf at The Black Pearl. It’s about a 10 minute drive from Pristine Bay (where the Black Pearl is). We started with...More

Thank Goombagirl1
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The food is delicious. The view is gorgeous. A must stop if you are in the area. From burgers to steak to seafood... it was all wonderful.

Thank 4Divers
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5 November 2017|
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Response from Elythiel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take a cab.
Debbie V
29 July 2017|
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Response from MarionRTB | Property representative |
Note our Summer Hours! Wed-Thurs-Fri, 10am-8pm; August & September only. Reservations: 99858539
Nancy B
30 March 2017|
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Response from Letsflyaway2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't recall, but most places seemed very accommodating so maybe stop by and take a look. I know that they are not open every day so be prepared for that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road - First Bight | 1/2 Mile East of Parrot Tree, First Bight, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Roatan  >  First Bight
  • Phone Number: +504 9985-8539
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Temporary Cal's Cantina is a uniquely constructed restaurant perched high above the hilly jungle of Roatan's south shore. Endless views of the Caribbean Sea spread out before you while fresh tradewinds keep you cool. Our restaurant boasts exceptional and affordable island cuisine prepared by award winning chef/owner Carl Husbands. Don't miss Temporary Cal's Cantina when dining out on Roatan. Hours 10 a.M. - 8 P.M., NOTE SUMMER HOURS: August & September Only: Wednesday-Thursday - Friday. No credit cards.
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