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“Cool breeze and delicious food”

Aji Tapa Bar & Restaurant
Ranked #18 of 185 Restaurants in San Pedro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$30
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: A one of a kind 5 Star Tapas Lounge and Restaurant situated on the enchanting island of Ambergris Caye, Belize. Come visit us for an exotic cocktail under our Palapa bar, or bring the family to dine in our outdoor beachfront restaurant. Enjoy the myriad of flavors our tapas menu has to offer and relax in the moonlight inside the tropical Tapas lounge . Looking to celebrate? Our beautiful property is perfect to house your wedding, or specialized private event, alongside our event coordinators. .If you plan on visiting Ambergris be sure to visit Aji, where you will be captivated by the tropical, romantic atmosphere, fine food and fun friends you will make while visiting.
Cypress, Texas
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Cool breeze and delicious food”
Reviewed 30 November 2013

Had the stuffed grouper for dinner last night along with the chocolate rum cake for dessert. Both were fantastic. The setting is amazing with little dining areas created among the palms and rocks, etc. Super atmosphere and staff is great; would highly recommend.

  • Visited November 2013
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Bernardsville
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Good restaurant north of San Pedro”
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Along the beach with a terrific setting, it's a bit out of the way. So it has to be good, and good at a fair price, to make the walk worthwhile. And worthwhile it is. First with the manager: Victoria greets you and looks after you like you're family. Then the service staff - Iris, Lionel, others - were very customer-focused. The setting is wonderful, under a covering of vegetation and a good view of the water but a few feet away. Most importantly for me, the food was very good in taste and quantity at a fair price. The paella is good, and my wife enjoyed the coated grouper. We went a couple of times because it was worth it.

  • Visited November 2013
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HoustonTrav
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting and wonderful food on the beach”
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

We ate lunch at Aji for our first visit. Manner greeted us and took us to a table with a tropical breeze. We had fritters and shared the fish tacos. Superb! Then we went back for dinner a few nights later. Manner greeted us like old friends! We had lobster tails--caribbean and grilled. The dish included 2 tails so they set it up for us to have one of each. There was rice salad, geilled veggies and coconut rice as the sides. Prices are fair.
Be sure to being a flashlight to walk to dinner if you are staying at one of the nearby resorts.

Visited November 2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting and great food!”
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Aji is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu choices for each not only look fantastic but they actually are fantastic. My husband and I will most definitely be repeat customers! Don't leave San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize without stopping here for some amazing food!

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Daily favorite”
Reviewed 17 September 2013

We stayed at a small resort just down the beach from Aji, so ended up eating there often throughout the week we were in Belize. After our first dinner, we didn't go anywhere else. Food was unique, wonderful, fresh and wow! The resturant is outside right next to the water and the setting was beautiful. Staff were so nice and accomidating; we had a great meal everytime we went to Aji!

  • Visited August 2013
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