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Aba Isieni

Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
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“jerk chicken” (14 reviews)
“shrimp” (6 reviews)
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Caribbean, South American, Central American
Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a hole in the wall. But the food is so good. They run out of food fast. So get there early. We had the stewed chicken rice & salad. It was soooo good. It came with a big bag of fresh watermelon juice....More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This place has the best jerk chicken around. You will be amazed at how good the food is here and how cheap it is.

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I love this little shack. Stop by in the morning to find out when they were going to close. The owner was really nice. His family was in the kitchen prepping for the day. We returned around 12:30 & they had ran out of a...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Awesome food, huge portions, friendly staff, and cheap prices; what more could you want? My advice is to get there well before 1pm because unlike other eateries, they actually run out of food--and then they close for the day. It's a pretty popular place with...More

Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We followed our nose and were not disappointed. Jerk chicken, fried chicken, shrimp, bbq. All of them are fantastic! Get a bag of fresh juice too!

Thank Beth O
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Every meal every time is excellent. My favorite go to is the fried chicken with rice and beans but today I had the jerk conch which was amazing and a new favorite for me. Seriously everything on the menu is excellent, while on the island...More

Thank outsider005
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is a great spot for a quick, authentic, and cheap lunch! Be sure to stop there for some delicious jerk chicken, beans, and rice!

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Aba Isieni "One Love" in Garifuna is a genuinely culinary "must experience". Santos is a real chef!! Formerly cooked in NY, Caye Chapel, and various high end resorts. His gift is Garifuna dishes including Jerk Chicken and Jerk Fish Filet. Everything on the daily menu...More

Thank Billizer
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

When you see a place frequented by the locals, it has to be good. Food was very flavorable and spicy. My daughter, who is spice intolerant, loved the food. It did get hot for her, but the carrot juice they offer for drinks cuts right...More

Thank mark s
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We always stop here at least once when we are in San Pedro. The food here is amazing. All the locals line up at lunch including the policeman on their motorcycles. You gotta try this. The jerk chicken is wonderful.

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Caribbean, South American, Central American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
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