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Riverside Tavern

) #1 of 71 Restaurants in Belize City $$ - $$$ Caribbean, ,
2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
+501 223-5640
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (17 reviews)
“burger” (82 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Pub, Central American, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For us one of the services TripAdvisor provides is introducing us to restaurants we might not choose on our own. The building is plain but with lots of room inside. This is not fancy by any means. There is an extensive menu with enough choices...More

Thank Winslow11111
Reviewed 3 days ago

Been in Belize City for 3 weeks and we tried a variety of places to eat. My absolute favourite remains Riverside Tavern for its great atmosphere, good food with a big range of choices, excellent service. I recommend a table in the garden at back...More

Thank Ada V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently had lunch here and it was very good. Cold, fresh lime juice and the fish and chips. Unfortunately, the fish was just a bit overcooked. Not typical for the Tavern. Service was excellent.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The food was delicious as always, but we were in a hurry and our waiter, I believe his name was Carlos, was so great! He helped us get our food quickly, so that we had time to enjoy our meal and still get back to...More

Thank Momtobsj
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The best burger place in the whole country. The ingredients are very fresh and burgers are well made.

Thank MephistoUS
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I ended up having two meals here! Lovely staff, good food, great relaxing atmosphere. Staff were excellent in getting me a taxi after my meal.

Thank Rowena S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

After reading reviews on Trip Advisor, we went to Riverside Tavern for a late lunch. The restaurant was lovely, the food and the service were outstanding.

Thank mmhealey
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This restaurant have a lot of different meals on the menu list, with a very good quality. On the riverside are a lot of table's for a nice outside evening dinner, and a lot of places inside. A lot of secured parkingspots.

Thank R B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The wife was saddened when she saw the menu, fearing that we would be in for cheap bar food. Turns out, we were in the right place for really tasty bar food and a great menu with lots of choices. We had tacos, nachos, burgers...More

Thank SemajT
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The experience was very good, the service was favorable. The food was just perfect. The only thing I would say is the space can be expanded. There need to be more space we were too close to others on the deck.

Thank Belize G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is this a sports bar with U.S. NFL football games being broadcast on TV?
30 December 2016|
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Response from Rasharra_Solarix | Reviewed this property |
We saw a couple of NFL games showing on the screens when we were there. I would not liken this to a sports bar in the USA however.
Boris K
How I can reserve table for two people 01/27/217 Friday 7:00 PM Thank you
5 November 2016|
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Response from PoppaTom | Reviewed this property |
I've never had to wait for a table at Riverside, but Friday and Saturday nights are crowded. For reservations you can call Belize phone number: +501 223-5640
Hi I'm trying to find out how much for 2 person to have dinner?
31 August 2015|
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Response from Santino C | Reviewed this property |
Not more than US$40 per person for their best meal including a good drink.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mapp St, Belize City, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Belize District  >  Belize City
  • Phone Number: +501 223-5640
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