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Mambo Restaurant

) #63 of 159 Restaurants in Ambergris Caye ₹₹₹₹ Caribbean, Seafood,
Mata Chica resort North ambergris caye | 5 miles North of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (15 reviews)
“key lime pie” (10 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, International, South American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Mata Chica resort North ambergris caye | 5 miles North of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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11 - 20 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We just had dinner at Mambo and I don't know where to begin. We are staying at Costa Blu and the Matachica Resort, where Mambo's is located, picked us up promptly for dinner at 7:30pm by van. Once we arrived at beautiful resort we were...More

Thank Temsumbum
Reviewed 3 February 2017

For our anniversary the concierge at our resort (a different one) arranged for Mambo's to setup a private table at the end of the their beautiful new pier and have private waiter service for a fantastic three course dinner. This was unlike anything we had...More

Thank Mohabat F
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place is a hidden gem! Loved it. Food and service were top notch and the place itself? wow. just finely decorated and we relaxed there all night, played pool, walked around, sat around the outside seating etc... practically did not want to leave. Just...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We enjoyed an exceptional dinner at this restaurant. The food selection was outstanding, only to be outdone by the service. The waitstaff literally ran from kitchen to table, slowing only to avoid a collision with the table. They were extremely courteous and helpful with the...More

Thank SirJohn2014
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Three of us are staying at a house not far from Mambo, and we decided to go for dinner - so glad we did. Food was excellent, service was attentive (thanks Alfredo!), and the atmosphere was delightful. My husband had the filet mignon, my friend...More

Thank Marjorie D
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is tucked away at the Matachica Resort on North Ambergris Caye. They were to pick us up in a boat but the wind was too high so a cab arrived for us. The road to this resort is VERY bumpy but the dinner...More

Thank ViviennetheJavaQueen
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I think we are an exception and did not get as good service. But, they tried. I could see the potential. They offerd a complimentary boat ride from our resort, and then cancelled it and never told us. We waited 45 minutes before we finally...More

Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 26 December 2016

The setting and service were top-notch and we very much appreciated the pick-up from our hotel. The waitstaff went above and beyond, and the wine selection was superb.

Thank foodietraveler9
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We have been to Matachica Resort 4 or 5 times for dinner. We have never stayed at the resort. I called the main number for dinner reservations. I was told to call the restaurant's number. I made dinner reservations for 4. I was told the...More

Thank tom b
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, peaceful, elegant yet casual dinner this week at Mambo. We walked down the beach from our rental home with our 16 and 18 year old kids and enjoyed excellent food and service in a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere. My daughter ordered the seafood extravaganza...More

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9 June 2016|
Response from joanne516 | Reviewed this property |
I suppose this is to late, but no, there is no dress code, some people were dressed up, and some were casual, (Jeans / shorts)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mata Chica resort North ambergris caye | 5 miles North of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye
  • Phone Number: 011.501.223.0002
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