Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Catering service #128445
10/20/06 07:31 PM
10/20/06 07:31 PM
Joined: Mar 2006
Posts: 30
MN
J
jessie_30 Offline OP
.
jessie_30  Offline OP
J
Hello, I'm trying to figure out a good menu for my wedding. Does anyone have any recommendations on "must do" foods? I would like to choose some foods that are somewhat of a specialty in Belize, yet keeping in mind I eat typical American food and I can't handle too much ethnic food. What kind of chicken dish is really good on the island? I think I might be choosing a caterer that runs the restaurant El Fogon. So, anybody have any great experiences with certain dishes from that restaurant? Thanks for any suggestions!

Re: Catering service #128446
10/20/06 08:28 PM
10/20/06 08:28 PM
Joined: Feb 2006
Posts: 160
T
Tillie Offline
.
Tillie  Offline
T
Someone just posted a similar question last week. Try doing a search for caterering.
Dining out and grocery stores are expensive on the island. Spending three times the price on food is my grandson's biggest complaint. I will ask him about El Fogon since I do not know them. How did you hear of them?

Re: Catering service #128447
10/20/06 09:31 PM
10/20/06 09:31 PM
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 610
Denver, CO USA
RobertE Offline
.
RobertE  Offline
Salbutes, plantains, tamalitos, stew chicken,there are too many to list. Belizean food is very tasty and flavorful but not spicy, Give your taste buds a whirl.

Re: Catering service #128448
10/21/06 08:14 AM
10/21/06 08:14 AM
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 3,484
San Pedro
S
Sir Isaac Newton Offline
.
Sir Isaac Newton  Offline
S
Susanna Eiley is one of the best. Her "Pibil" is famous on the island and a tradition at most Belizean weddings. The girls at Fogon and Hical Kik (?) are her sisters and equally as impressive.

Congrats!

SIN


Check out my site: www.ambergriscayerealestate.net
Re: Catering service #128449
10/21/06 11:36 AM
10/21/06 11:36 AM
Joined: Feb 2006
Posts: 160
T
Tillie Offline
.
Tillie  Offline
T
I just talked to grandson and he thinks Hical kik is delicious. He said it is one of the most reasonably priced places to eat. Good to know. Thank you SIN for your information as well.

Re: Catering service #128450
10/21/06 08:17 PM
10/21/06 08:17 PM
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 14
San Pedro
observer Offline
 
observer  Offline
Jessie, the family of El Fogon and Hakal Kiik are from the island and have been in the catering business for years. Shelly is the one who does lots of weddings and events. I am sure you will be happy. Rebecca at Tabu is a wonderful cook too.
Good luck.

Re: Catering service #128451
10/21/06 08:18 PM
10/21/06 08:18 PM
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 14
San Pedro
observer Offline
 
observer  Offline
Where are you getting married?

Re: Catering service #128452
10/22/06 08:37 PM
10/22/06 08:37 PM
Joined: Mar 2006
Posts: 30
MN
J
jessie_30 Offline OP
.
jessie_30  Offline OP
J
I am getting married at Xanadu. Thank you for your recommendations!

Re: Catering service #128453
10/23/06 10:41 AM
10/23/06 10:41 AM
Joined: May 2000
Posts: 6,798
San Pedro Town, Ambergris Caye...
Amanda Syme Offline

.
Amanda Syme  Offline
The El Fogon folks did a pibil pig for me earlier this year. It was fantastic. It is also a great "event" meal. It is a 2 day event and worth every penny. When they did our pig they also did a stew chicken, and rice and beans. Fruit bowls topped the whole meal off. We fed about 120 people. I am sure they can handle smaller or larger groups.

Xanadu will be such a beautiful setting.


Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!

Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater
San Pedro Fun Finder
Paradise Guy Event Calendar
Cayo Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
March
S M T W T F S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 355 guests, and 11 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics68,724
Posts474,146
Members19,386
Most Online2,982
Jan 29th, 2019



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1