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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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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (40 reviews)
“lime pie” (14 reviews)
“island burger” (11 reviews)
10:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Central American, 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 yesterday

Our party of eight had a wonderful Valentine's Day dinner here (reservation recommended on special days!). Grilled Dorado was excellent, huge pork chops, spicy lobster, and a couple of steak dishes. All nicely prepared and presented with an excellent view. Wait staff was attentive and...More

Thank BandDMarquezTX
Reviewed 2 days ago

I think everyone should come here just to have a drink and enjoy the fabulous view. It's really worth it! The food was actually disappointing in terms of flavor and texture. The fish taco was bland. The fried conch batter was soft and mushy and...More

Thank YanikPhoto
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic Views, Great Food and just plain wonderful. Had the Grouper and enjoyed every bite with a cold beer. Will be putting this funky restaurant on the list to enjoy again this upcoming April.

Thank colovistor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good out of the way place. Great food, large portions. Beautiful views & setting. Outside dining, very quaint place, loved the atmosphere. Prices reasonable.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like style of this cantina and we enjoyed food very much last time. So we came again. This time we were not so happy due to two reasons. 1) it was very difficult to order drinks, because one of waiter was small boy and...More

Thank Tomáš D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very impressed with the food and service. We started with a eggplant fondue appetizer and jerk chicken then it number of beers. Both appetizers were excellent and we followed up with a conch fritters main with fried bananas and vegetables side. It was...More

Thank Doug K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It just keeps getting better. Ok just to get it out of the way, the view is fantastic, but the food is better. We started off with an order of papusa, a must try. I had the grilled shrimp with the lime sauce my wife...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my fourth visit to Temporary Cal's once again, it didn't disappoint! The view of the south coast is gorgeous and there is nothing on the menu that is not amazing. Among the four of us we had fried spicey lobster (you have to...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun. Great views. Good food. Nice staff. Get there early. My second visit to Roatan... rained almost entire trip so finding this place was a great way to still feel like you were on vacation. Must visit.

Thank karen g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We w ere on a birthday outing for my husband and stopped by after monkeys ans sloths. It was a perfect stop for a couple of cocktails and a great snack that turned out to be dinner for us.

Thank Deb K
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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
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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