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Pupuseria Salvadoreno

Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 000000, Belize
+501 226-3237
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pupusas” (372 reviews)
Closed Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Salvadoran, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 000000, Belize
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lobster season in San Pedro is seasonal and Pupuseria Salvadoreño is the place to always have my first plate of lobster every year. As a local service is secondhand to foreigners which is ultimately disappointing. I had an impressive service experience with Liam the server...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

We live here and frequent The Papusseria. The portions are huge. Prices are right and some of the BEST food on the island!

Thank R C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The folks here are quite hospitable and make a homey restaurant where you can sit streetside and watch the passersby. The carne asada was tasty and good deal at $7.50 usd. I have had better pupusas.

Thank BorneAppetit
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit when in San Pedro. Excellent food and affordable prices. They even offer Lobster items during lobster season.

Thank granmarquee714
Reviewed 1 week ago

The re fried beans here with the pastry was unforgettable! This is a cool little place you don't wan to miss!

Thank Deborah O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a cheap but great dinner at this pupuseria. The ladies cook the pupusas outdoors right in front of the restaurant. Nice authentic ambiance and feel. Everybody was very friendly. We went back a second time for lunch, but they were closed. The hours...More

Thank djl485
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So good and very affordable meal for the whole family. Good drinks and very nice to watch the street traffic.

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pupusas are griddled maize pockets stuffed with cheese, beans, and your choice of meat (chicken, pork, or lobster) and then topped with pickled lettuce, tomato sauce, and hot sauce. The melted cheese oozes out of the doughy goodness. It's a popular El Salvadoran street food...More

Thank krawner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch - in heart of San Pedro easy to find on main road - as we wanted to try more local food than the more touristy restaurants. There was a frozen pineapple (n/a) beverage that was amazingly refreshing. The pupusas are...More

Thank Adrienne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a small scale menu. You can see food being prepared in front of you. Pretty much all is hand food. Shredded cabbage and salsa can be added to all the dishes The papusas are great and varied. The flavors are good. Nothing too...More

Thank Winslow11111
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are their prices in usd here or belizean dollars?
28 December 2016|
Answer Show all 11 answers
Response from Karla R | Property representative |
Belize dollars
Clara I
What are the hours for lunch?
2 April 2016|
Response from Karla R | Property representative |
all day is the same menu all day we open from 11:00am to 5:00pm
Does this place accept Credit Cards or Cash Only
4 November 2015|
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Response from TwinMomAlabama | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember about the credit cards, but they accept both US dollars (not change, but dollar bills) and Belize dollars, as does everywhere else in Belize.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pescador Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 000000, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize Cayes  >  Ambergris Caye  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +501 226-3237
Family owned authentic hand made pupusas, fajitas, civiche made to order. Tostades, carne asada, Belizean rice and beans and delicious burritos.
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