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East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-4094
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (38 reviews)
“seafood” (103 reviews)
“coconut curry” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
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1 - 10 of 707 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely disappointed. This restaurant was highly recommended by tourism bureau. Slow and most expensive meal during tour thru belize. $90 blz. Had better lobster on caye caulker for $30 and could not finish

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a good dinner, but could have gone without the smell of sewer in the restaurant area. Good service and food, but nothing to brag about.

Thank bsdvmsu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only wish I hadn't waited until my last night to eat there. I would have gone 3-4 times, easily. Traditional, yummy, fresh - simply amazing food. We loved the first dish so much, we sat back, drank some beers from across the street and...More

Thank skigrl27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Omar's one night while in Placencia. The seafood was amazing!!! Extremely fresh and flavorful!! Omar is awesome!! Great place to eat!!

Thank Howard M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were told by some locals that this was the spot to go for fresh seafood and this was not a lie! We walked up and Omar sat us on the porch (pro tip: ask for a fan). The lobster was grilled with a garlic...More

Thank Ashlee J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As my husband's and my first taste of Belize, we gave Omar free reign to dazzle us. He brought my husband the garlic shrimp and the creole crab for me. The shrimp was very rubbery and lacked flavor, but the creole crab was amazing! Terrific...More

Thank Le_Chef_Sucre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Omar's is good for lunch, lots of food that is local and fresh, we were there during the middle of day and it was still slow service so if you are not in a hurry and want local food this is a good spot in...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I ate here today and the food was excellent. I then looked at the reviews to see what others had to say, then looked at their reviews for other places in Belize. My conclusion is that they want Belizean food to be American. It's not....More

Thank ruthrh
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had dinner and breakfast here...by far one of our favorites! The creole lobster, red curry chicken and grouper fish n' chips were some of the best!! This is a family restaurant and it was a treat to meet them all...so glad they shared it...More

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We thought this restaurant was pretty good but a bit touristy. The fry jacks were tasty though and Were offered at a few different ways.

Thank KG006
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4 December 2015|
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Response from Eli B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they don't. But the taxis are located about 100 feet away from the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Sidewalk | Main Street, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-4094
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