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El Fogon

# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 206-2121
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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# 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fun restaurant with outstanding ceviche. Friendly and prompt service, reasonably priced. check it out.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place for delicious food and they have great specials! Fun & casual local atmosphere near the airport.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nisgurl94
Reviewed 5 days ago

Actually easy to find in town - just up from the airport on the 1st or 2nd street to the left. You can see it as you walk up the street that that the baggage drop is on - away from the reef side of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved this restaurant. The only negative thing was that we only got to eat her once. Best conch fritters on the island. Their margaritas were great and traditional dishes were delicious. In downtown area and right next to the airport. It will be the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 1 week ago

El Fogon is a great place to experience local cuisine with a great atmosphere. Tucked away from the bustling city streets of San Pedro, this is a must try for a nicer night out. Dollar value: Depends on how you are travelling. As a budget...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Petitjc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of 8 and both the food and drinks were great. The service was excellent and friendly and it was wonderful value for the experience. Relaxed and low key. Would like to go back and try more of the dishes!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kimbyers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was delicious and we enjoyed every bite. The service was great and we will definitely be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service at El Fogon are wonderful. It is definitely something to try when you visit San Pedro.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CarolinaC1640
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here today based on the great reviews and El Fogon delivered! The waiter recommended the Belizean Creole Fish and it was one of the most delicious dishes I’ve had! My husband ordered the pork chop and he said it was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank skbrou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our seafood dinner here although it was more expensive than it should be. I would eat here again but there were other places that I liked better that were cheaper.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tlroos
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d h
12 February 2018|
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Response from arivera11082 | Reviewed this property |
Most places where belizean on the menu. We always asked to be sure
24 November 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. If they have a website I'd try contacting them directly.
Larry M
4 June 2017|
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Response from ElFogonSP | Property representative |
Sorry but we only deliver within the town limits. We would be happy to organize a taxi delivery. Thanks you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 35
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 2 Trigger Fish Street | Just North of Tropic Air Terminal, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 206-2121
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El Fogon meaning the "fire-hearth" specializes in Authentic Belizean Cuisine. Our lunch menu includes Stewed Meats, Seafood & Soups. The items on the menu are all local favorites. Dinner consists of Grilled Seafood, Shrimp in Orange and Ginger Sauce or a Mango Sauce, Seafood Creole platter, Seafood Kebabs and much more...All served with a choice of Coconut White Rice or Rice and beans cooked on the open fire. Frozen Key Lime, Coconut Cheesecake and Local Ice Cream makes up our nightly desserts.
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