San Ignacio

Ko Ox Han-Nah:

From the lamb quesodillas to the lamb curry to the omlettes, breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all covered here. they raise almost all of their own animals at their farm. located at 5 burns avenue, one block from downtown. ko ox han-nah website

Hodes Place:

Great for kids of all ages! everything under the sun can be found here. video games, air hockey, pool tables, playgroundin a small orchard, jukebox, and a small casino too. try the burritos, they are big and cheap. located next to macaw park, one block from the market. hodes website

San Ignacio is one of the more tourist-friendly towns in Belize, with a variety of restaurants keeping longer hours than in many other towns. There are a wide variety of restaurants, and many have both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.

Check out the Best of Cayo webpage for the best restaurants by category! Best of Cayo website

South Indian Restaurant:

Try their ginger lime juice, it'll have you wanting a pitcher of it. this little hidden treasure is well worth seeking out for very tasty dishes including fish or chicken curries and several vegetarian options - their simosas are what they are known for, and must be tried. located in the plaza del rio mall, which is a 5 minute walk from downtown. their menu can be found at: menu


Maxim's chinese restaurant, one of the best chinese restaurants in san ignacio, located about 2 blocks from downtown on bullet tree road, menu including: delicious fried chickenwhat they are known for ranging from $5 and above, fried rice, chao-mein, chop-suey, kun-pao, and etc.

Mr Greedy's Pizzeria:

Best pizza in town, and a great burger too. greedy's has been completely redesigned; they've added a great bar, giving the place a much more open look and feel. they have an excellent menu, with plenty of great appetizers - try the onion rings; they are the best in the country. they offer free highspeed wi-fi for customers, located on burns ave.


Vivian's coffee and ice cream shop is great. their coffee smoothies are always great to cool one off. good ice cream too. all the local students go there, which is a good sign. located on joseph andrews drive, 3 blocks from downtown, next to sacred heart college, and across the street from mom's place. vivian's website


Mincho's is the fast food place of san ignacio. they are only open for breakfast and lunch. they have all the belizean fast food: tacos, burritos, salbutes, panades, and garnaches. they have the best fresh juice in san ignacio, and it's only $1 per glass. located on burns ave, downtown. mincho's website