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East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-4094
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (100 reviews)
“crab” (40 reviews)
“coconut curry” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
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11 - 20 of 776 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super yummy - and inexpensive. I got a burrito and it was massive. The shrimp was fresh. It’s BYOB so you’ll have to walk across the street to the grocery store if you want a beer.

Thank Mbois509
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Omars is BYOB and we avoided it the first few days. One day we saw a wheel barrel full of fresh seafood being pushed down to Omars. At that point we knew we would have to try! The food was amazing! I had a 4...More

Thank Jennifer Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, reasonable price. Was busy so took a while to get our food but wasn’t a big deal. Nice open patio seating

Thank Kewan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there to quickly grab lunch for my wife and I. I got a grilled fish fillet, unfortunately I can't remember the type, but was told they had just been brought in earlier that day, and it certainly tasted that fresh. My wife got...More

Thank gatzbus
Reviewed 11 April 2018

They were not quite open but they let us in anyway, serving the best garlic butter shrimp I've ever had. It's BYOB, so we ran across the street for cold beers at the grocery store. The owner's kids were the same age as ours so...More

Thank ksiss0n
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

ate here our first night and had fresh off the boat barracuda steaks. Outstanding says my chef wife. Also walk across the street to the grocery and bring your own beer or wine over to your table. Also ate here our last lunch and lucked...More

Thank gary p
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Omars restaurant was recommended to us by our taxi driver and the resort where we were staying. It was wonderful! Brian, our server, made recommendations on what to order and he was so right! The crab was amazing and the shrimp perfectly cooked. The restaurant...More

Thank michbeachlover
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We had barracuda steaks which were ok but offered no positive surprises. Service is not very professional. They do not serve any alcohol, you have to cross the street to buy it from supermarket which is not big issue. But they should have bottled water!...More

Thank Nina S
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This tradional eatery offers great Caribbean seafood, often featuring what Omar has caught that day. I had barracuda steak in Caribbean sauce—spiced perfectly.You can buy wine and beer across the street and bring it in.

1  Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The star of the place is the fish, so fresh and cooked to perfection so don't pay attention to the rest and just enjoy the delicious food as well as backing up a local business. I went twice, for the fish and for the shrimps,...More

Thank guaso2000
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18 February 2018|
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Response from Wanderlust81506 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do; however, you might want to take a look at how much you'll get charged for using a CC in Belize. We've found it much cheaper to pay in cash and not have to cover the 3 percent or so to use a CC.
4 December 2015|
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Response from Eli B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they don't. But the taxis are located about 100 feet away from the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-4094
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