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Boiton's BarBQ

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Mile 63 Western Highway, Santa Elena | Nr. Hawksworth Bridge, San Ignacio, Belize
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Canandaigua
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253 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Having tested three spots in the area, we've decided that nothing can match state-side BBQ. What you get is a quarter of a chicken, no pulled pork or chicken, and no brisket. Chicken here is over-grilled and chewy. Order dark meat rather than white. The price is reasonable at $5 Belizean but there's not much meat on the chicken either.... More 

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Thank jazzie F
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

THE Place to go for a relaxing family evening meal. Serves the Belizean favorite: Barbeque chicken and rice and beans.

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Thank Otto F
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

First off you can't beat the price here nice portions and easy on the wallet. It's just a small walk across the bridge from downtown maybe 5 min from Burns Street. Everyone raves about the chicken which I found ok but nothing to write home about. On the other hand the pig tail was finger licking good. I know I... More 

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Thank Othy's O
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

So this is as local as it gets, limited menu basically they only do two dishes both are chicken, but man what good tasty food and quick service. You want to see what the locals eat come here. Also price so nuts cheap..and to top it off amazing deserts! Loved everything about this place..if you are coming to look at... More 

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Thank Kilmurry68
Fort Worth, Texas
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Caught this place on the way out of town. The smell of smoke from the grill lured us in. Options were few but overall it was pretty decent and unexpected. They have a ton of home made cakes and pies that were also good. Service was a tad slow, but it was the lunch rush in all fairness. The place... More 

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Thank jrod82
San Ignacio, Belize
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Right next to the highway in Santa Elena Town. We always have a great time when we stop by for delicious BBQ plus yummy pastries. Ideal place for all my family to relax and enjoy family time, especially when we find something for everyone.

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Thank Carla J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This BBQ is so good and it comes with rice and beans. Good price and good food! Easy to get to .........coming from San Ignacio just after you cross over the Hawksworth Bridge on the right hand side just a hundred feet from the bridge. Enjoy!

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Thank bzreef
Belize
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Barbecues from here is some of the best in the area and comes hot off the grill with several meats to choose from. Their cheesecakes and flans make the perfect sweet treat to match the savory barbecue.

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Thank Tony H
Dallas, Texas
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

The pork is great here too... Everyone talks about the chicken but the pork is equally as good... It is not to be missed... I have been here at least four times when coming through San Ignacio on business and I always make this my lunch stop.

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Thank K B
Ocracoke, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

My husband and I came here on the recommendation of locals. Everything was fantastic. We even splurged and shared a piece of coconut cake, it was heavenly! The prices are great, service friendly.

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Thank Denise H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 63 Western Highway, Santa Elena | Nr. Hawksworth Bridge, San Ignacio, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Cayo  >  San Ignacio
Description
This is a tiny place by the road where you eat excellent BBQ chicken + tortilla + sauce for Bz$5 or with backed beans and coleslaw Bz$8 Good for budget travellers

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?