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Belize City (9)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (7 Listings)

Orchid Garden Eco-Village Restaurant
14.5 miles, Western Highway, Belize District ~ PH: 00501-225-6991
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Mexican, Taiwanese, International, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A mostly vegetarian restaurant that's part of The Orchid Garden Eco Village Hotel. The owner is vegetarian. Serves Mestizo, Mayan, Mexican, Garifuna, Kriol, and Taiwanese dishes, bread, and hibiscus flower iced tea. The restaurant is a large, tranquil space with low walls constructed out of river stones, topped with lengths of thick bamboo harvested from the banks of the Sibun River. Natural light streams into the space. Also features a unique eco-museum location with butterfly corridor adjoining. Breakfast served from 8am, lunch from 12pm, dinner from 6pm. .Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Back-2-Live Cafe Living Delight
Southern Foreshore (at Bishop St) ~ PH: 001-501-6699360, 818-6276902
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Raw, Caribbean, Juice bar, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Vegan cafe in the Bliss Institute for Performing Arts. It has no sign and is tucked in a corner. Offers cooked and raw vegan options that change daily. No set menu. If you're a vegan on a cruise, it's a place to have lunch. Cash only. Tue-Fri 12:00pm-2:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Vegan Bites
BTL Park, kiosk No16, Newton Barracks Rd ~ PH: 501-667-1652, 624-7687
Moderate-- Vegan, Buffet, Take-out, Delivery, Catering--- Additional Info: Offers a variety of 100% vegan food served buffet style with a Caribbean twist, including mac and cheese, lasagna, potato salad, pasta salad. Located in the newly renovated BTL Park on Newton Barracks Drive next to the Princess Hotel/Casino. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. .-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Mama Chen's
5 Eve Street (at Queen Street) ~ PH: 501-223-4568
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese--- Additional Info: Mostly vegan, some things with egg. The family that owns and runs the restaurant and also runs the adjacent guesthouse (approx. $30US/ night). Chow mein noodle, drinks with tapioca boba bubbles, soymilk made in-house, and more. Note: might charge you $1BZ (50 cents US) for sharing food and unlike most small eateries in Belize, this restaurant does add tax to the bill. Best time to go is around lunch time when they have more available options. Has air conditioning. Cash only. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Sahara Grill
Vista Plaza (at opposite The Best Western) ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Lebanese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. You can get a pita sandwich with falafel or potatoes plus veggie kabob, a vegetarian sampler plate, and several salads. Vegans please inquire about options and inform HappyCow. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sumathi Indian Restaurant
190 Newton Barrack's Road ~ PH: 501-223-1172
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Mostly North Indian cuisine with some South Indian. Vegans to specify. Current location since Dec 2012; previously on 31 Eve Street. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

The Tamale Lady
Battle Field Park, by Albert Street (at facing Brodies Supermarket) ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Salvadorean, Fast food, Take-out only, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Salvadorean woman with a fruit stall who sells cold fruit juices, fruit, and tamales. While most of the tamales contain meat, she does make a veg one which is pure corn (but has butter and cheese). Please confirm if there are vegan options and let HappyCow know! Tell her you're veg, and she'll make big tamales loaded with seasonal vegetables for you, ready the next day. If you don't like spicy, make sure to tell her not to add chili. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (2 Listings)

Orchid Garden Eco-Village Hotel
14.5 Mile, Western Highway, Belize District ~ PH: 501-225-6991
Hotel-based all inclusive Belize vacations package tours provider with a proven record of excellence and glowing guest comments, justly feted for the quality of the vegan and vegetarian food provided, and the excellence of its personal service and the tremendous all-round value of its packages. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Belize City Market
Regent St (at SE corner of Swing Bridge) ~ PH: n/a
Outdoor market sells fresh local fruits & vegetables. .-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

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