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Erva's

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$$ - $$$
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4 Far West Street, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 824-2821
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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201 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked behind the main street this simple restaurant serves some really tasty local food. It is not fancy at all and a bit slow - as it seems everything is prepared fresh - but we really enjoyed the food.

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Thank HendrikM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is great, from the location, great food, ambiance and friendly staff they got it all. 100% recommend Erva's.

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Thank Nans R
Salem, Oregon
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Erva's my first night in SAN Ignacio because of a review I read on Trip Advisor and was not disappointed. We sat on the patio facing a quiet street and were immediately greeted by our waiter who brought us our drinks. Two of us had the fish with fresh vegetables and one of us had a pork... More 

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Thank Karen H
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was undoubtedly our best meal during our vacation to Belize. We had shrimp curry, pizza, and coconut fish. Everything was delicious.The owner and his employees were wonderful and I'm glad we ate here.

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Thank honestabe1992
Texas
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went early for dinner and were the first ones to arrive. Spoke with the chef and explained we are vegetarians and what we can eat. He made suggestions and explained what the dishes are and helped us decide. Food was great and very reasonably priced. Later, the restaurant got crowded and we were waited by a second person. When... More 

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Thank texas6006
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service was fast and friendly but the food and drink were only ok. We ordered vegetarian fried rice and foundnit was a bit overpriced for the quality. The fresh juice was also a bit watered down but not bad.

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Thank Jill S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

It was our first meal in Belize and It was so good!! We had curry shrimp and stewed chicken, and the fried chaya as an appetizer. Everything was tasty and tasted very fresh!

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Thank Sonal K
Galway, Ireland
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We had dinner at Erva's after talking to a local. Food was delicious! I had the coconut shrimp, which had lots of nice vegetables in it and my other half had the shrimp coconut rice, which was also really nice. The outside of the buidling is not that attractive, but the food and service definitely makes up for it!

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Thank Emily M
Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Was recommended this place by a local. We ended up having New Year Eve's Dinner here! Food was very very good! (Maybe marginally salty but it really depends on your threshold.) The bbq smoked pork chop was soooo good! like a really well smoked slab of smoky ham (this one was not too salty). Everything else we had - some... More 

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Thank aprilapr
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We were at Erva's twice and it was honestly the best food we had while staying in San Ignacio. While we tried a couple of the "busy" spots (busy with visitors), they paled in comparison. If you want great, fresh Belizan food for a very fair price, this is the place to go! We even took some of their homemade... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Far West Street, San Ignacio, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Cayo  >  San Ignacio
  • Phone Number: +501 824-2821

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