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Barracuda Bar and Grill at Beaches and Dreams

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Seafood,
Beaches and Dreams Seafront Inn | Lot 1, Sittee Point, Hopkins, Belize
+501 523-7259
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut flan” (36 reviews)
“wild boar” (27 reviews)
“paella” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beaches and Dreams Seafront Inn | Lot 1, Sittee Point, Hopkins, Belize
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Barracuda Bar and Grill at Beaches and Dreams
1. Amazing View!
"Very lively porch dining overlooking the ocean. Beautiful view. "
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2. Extensive Menu, Great Prices
"A great menu in an out door setting serving breakfast and dinner…"
Sandy J
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3. Great breakfasts
"We had breakfast here each morning of our week stay in Hopkins."
Teresa S
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Reviewed today

Happened upon here one night and it was a great find! Waiters very friendly but not overbearing and the food was delicious at a great price.

Thank Jena M
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We ate many meals, lunch and dinner, at Barracuda during our week in Hopkins. The beach setting and the great food and drink was a blissful combination. Our favorites included Daiquiris that invoked visions of Hemingway, coconut encrusted snapper that was grilled to perfection, and...More

1  Thank ST-BT
Ryan J, Owner at Barracuda Bar and Grill at Beaches and Dreams, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you so much for reaching out and letting the team know their efforts are appreciated. We work hard to be the best, and although we might not achieve that every time, it's great to know that we were able to give you great experiences...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but we felt we tried much better in Hopkins. However, it was lovely, the view was great and the service was amazing! My husband made a comment that he liked the bread so the waiter brought us more, which showed they...More

Thank Livwilliams1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was attentive and the location on the beach was great - especially with an evening breeze. Would have been "buggy" if not for the breeze. Fish was cooked well and very fresh. Limited bar menu, but they did have some fun cocktail options. They...More

Thank JennLandPA
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The only restaurant in Hopkins that rivals Chef Rob. Both are pricey (relatively speaking), but offer amazing food. I would have given 5 stars if they would have kept the cat and dog out of the dining area. In their defense, it is a covered...More

1  Thank ExtendedFamilyGuy
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The staff at the hotel restaurant are amazing..The cooks are top notch only downside is the pricing and bugs won't allow you to enjoy the meal the wonderful cooks have prepared..

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We loved our dinner here and it is a wonderful ambiance. The staff was very nice (everyone in Belize is!)

Thank seasonit
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The food here was good, typical of many other places in the world as opposed to locally focused. Pasta with heavy cream sauces or seafood with lots of rice. The insects however are terrible and my wife and I had to rush through dinner. This...More

Thank TravelingChihuahuas
Ryan J, Owner at Barracuda Bar and Grill at Beaches and Dreams, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

We're super sorry to hear you had tough time with the mosquitos the night you were here. We take every step we can to protect our diners, but every once in a while, it's our night to get hit!

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Unique meal options that are a welcome change in Hopkins. Many places have similar menus. High quality and right on the beach.

Thank Art G
Reviewed 5 June 2018

My girlfriend and I went here on our last night in Hopkins. She had the wild boar ragu over a pappardelle pasta. I had a dish called the cubano which was a seafood and vegetable dish. Both of these were amazing. Cesar was our waiter...More

Thank phess134
Ryan J, Owner at Barracuda Bar and Grill at Beaches and Dreams, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to reach out. We'll pass on the compliments to the chefs!

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Allen S
30 September 2016|
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Response from jordandonna161 | Reviewed this property |
Most places prices are in Belizean dollars but they will give you back American money.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beaches and Dreams Seafront Inn | Lot 1, Sittee Point, Hopkins, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Hopkins
  • Phone Number: +501 523-7259
  • E-mail
The Barracuda brings together fine dining with a casual, seafront atmosphere. We have the most extensive brunch menu in Belize, including a daily breakfast buffet. In the evening, choose from our selections of fine seafood, steaks, and pasta. We also have an extensive drink menu available for both meals.
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