Restaurant Options in Placencia

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As a small town on the Caribben coast of Belize, you may expect to find very many gourmet restaurants in Placencia, but to think that would be selling yourself short.  Foodies from around the world have praised the local gastronomy, boasting the high level of creativity in local cuisine, even if they restaurants that serve these dishes are not exactly formal. 

Caribbean and Local

Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant

Travelers will encounter lots of opportunities to enjoy trying local dishes and flavors during their time in Placencia. Belizean and Caribbean dishes are a couple of the choices you'll find in the area. Remember that you can read further info on each of the options shown on the page by clicking the names.

Fantoni's Kitchen offers a couple of cuisines to try, including Belizean and International. You choose what you like and Fantoni's will make it fresh just to your liking. If you have questions, call them at (501) 630-4752.

A notable place you might like is Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant. Take advantage of the tropical setting at Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant in order to make the most of your trip to Belize. The open air restaurant features an unparalleled view of the sea, and the food and service are nothing to be balked at either. Visitors will be able to find them at 1 Maya Beach Road.

Mangos has a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including Belizean and International. A nice little bar right on the beach, Mangos offers a cozy atmosphere, great food, and affordable prices. If you want to know more, call them at (501) 533-8102.

The table below will show you all 23 different possibilities you will be able to see inside Placencia.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Placencia
Name Location Type Phone Number
Auntie Luba's Kitchen 0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Placencia Caribbean (800) 746-3743
Capriccio 3.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Riversdale Caribbean, Italian (501) 533-4117
Cozy Corner Restaurant 0.5 mi. South of Central Placencia Caribbean (501) 523-3540
DeTach 0.4 mi. South of Central Placencia Caribbean (501) 503-3385
DeTatch Seafood and Grill 0.4 mi. South of Central Placencia Caribbean (501) 523-3148
Fantoni's Kitchen 6.5 mi. North of Central Placencia Belizean, International (501) 630-4752
Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant 6.9 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf Belizean, International (501) 533-8188
Habanero Bakery Placencia Mexican (501) 523-3565
Mangos Central Placencia Belizean, International (501) 533-8102
Maya Beach Bistro 6.7 mi. North of Central Placencia Caribbean, Contemporary (501) 533-8040
Merlene's Cafe 0.9 mi. South of Central Placencia Belizean (501) 503-3153
Miller's Landing Restaurant 2.2 mi. North of Central Placencia Caribbean, Italian (501) 523-3010
Nautical Inn Restaurant Central Placencia Caribbean (501) 523-3595
Omar’s 0.6 mi. South of Central Placencia Creole (501) 523-3236
Rumfish Y Vino 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Belizean (501) 523-3293
S&K Restaurant 6.9 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf Belizean, Chinese (501) 533-8473
Secret Garden 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Creole (501) 523-3240
Sweet Mama's Placencia Belizean (501) 523-3565
The Galley 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Belizean, Caribbean (501) 523-3133
The Shak 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Placencia Indian, Mexican (501) 622-1686
Vern’s Restaurant Seine Bight Village, Central Placencia Belizean --
Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Creole, Spanish (501) 523-3335
Yoli's Bar and Grill 0.9 mi. South of Central Placencia Belizean (501) 523-3183

European and Asian

The Gauguin Grill

If you are craving some European food, you will have several different options to choose between nearby. In addition to Italian-style food, you'll be able to choose from French and Fusion options as well.

The Mare Restaurant is located at Turtle Inn and is a local lunch and dinner spot found within northeastern Placencia. To utilize the plentiful seafood offerings available from the nearby waters, and vegetables straight from the on-site garden, the menu at The Mare Restaurant is constantly changing. You can be sure to find pizza baked in the wood burning oven, ceviche, and gazpacho. If you are looking for something specific and want to call before making reservations, you can do so at (800) 746-3743.

Vacationers should consider visiting Capriccio. The fresh seafood steals the show at Capriccio, but the menu is filled with other local favorites and Italian offerings. Pair your meal with a selection of wine from the 9,000 bottle wine cellar. If you want to call in advance, do so at (501) 533-4117.

Miller's Landing Restaurant is situated at Millers Landing and offers a couple of cuisine options to try, including Caribbean and Italian. A peaceful eating experience is waiting for you at Miller's Landing Restaurant, where Chef Annie's years of experience pays off in the creation of dozens of delectable dishes. They are located on Main Street.

Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar is a good dining venue worth thinking about. Creole lobster or cheesy shrimp are featured on the entree menu, while lunch might be cow food soup. The options here are truly authentic, not redefined for foreign palates.

Take some time and look through the table just below in order to view the relevant possibilities that can be found in Placencia.

European and Asian Restaurants in Placencia
Name Location Type Phone Number
Capriccio 3.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Riversdale Caribbean, Italian (501) 533-4117
Dragonfly Moon 0.5 mi. South of Central Placencia Asian Fusion (501) 523-5662
French Connection 0.5 mi. South of Central Placencia French, Fusion (501) 523-3656
La Dolce Vita 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Italian (501) 523-3115
Miller's Landing Restaurant 2.2 mi. North of Central Placencia Caribbean, Italian (501) 523-3010
S&K Restaurant 6.9 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf Belizean, Chinese (501) 533-8473
The Gauguin Grill 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Placencia Indonesian (800) 746-3743
The Mare Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Placencia Italian (800) 746-3743
The Shak 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Placencia Indian, Mexican (501) 622-1686
Tiger Beach Club Central Placencia Indian (501) 628-1250
Tommy's Chinese Restaurant 0.6 mi. South of Central Placencia Chinese --
Trattoria Placencia 0.5 mi. South of Central Placencia Italian (501) 623-3394
Tutti-Frutti 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Italian --
Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Creole, Spanish (501) 523-3335

American and Other

Jaguar Bowling Lanes Restaurant

There are a large number of restaurants offering American cuisine in Placencia. Additionally, diners will be able to choose between International and eclectic dishes, as well as other options.

Above Grounds Coffee House is a breakfast and lunch possibility found within southern Placencia. Serving fair trade Guatemalan coffee, this coffee shop cares about quality and brews up what is known to be the best cup of joe on the island. They can be found on Main Road.

Maya Beach Bistro is located at Maya Beach Hotel and has a couple of cuisines to try, including Caribbean and contemporary. Perhaps one reason this establishment was awarded Belize's "Restaurant of the Year" twice by the Belize Tourism Board is the careful attention to detail, which is so apparent in the exquisitely presented food and attentive service. Everything flows easily and at the right pace for a wonderful dining event. To contact them, call (501) 533-8040.

You can see more about these types of dining options in Placencia by taking a look at the chart just below.

American and Other Restaurants in Placencia
Name Location Type Phone Number
2 Can B Sweet 0.6 mi. South of Central Placencia American --
Above Grounds Coffee House 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia American (501) 634-3212
Azure Pool Restaurant 3.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Riversdale International (501) 533-4117
BJ's Restaurant 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia Eclectic (501) 523-3131
Bonefish Grille Central Placencia International (501) 520-8022
Brewed Awakenings Placencia American --
Cardie's Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Alabama Warf American (501) 523-2187
Dawn’s Grill N Go 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Placencia American (501) 523-4079
Fantoni's Kitchen 6.5 mi. North of Central Placencia Belizean, International (501) 630-4752
French Connection 0.5 mi. South of Central Placencia French, Fusion (501) 523-3656
Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant 6.9 mi. Northeast of Central Alabama Warf Belizean, International (501) 533-8188
Jaguar Bowling Lanes Restaurant Central Placencia American (501) 601-4434
Mangos Central Placencia Belizean, International (501) 533-8102
Maya Beach Bistro 6.7 mi. North of Central Placencia Caribbean, Contemporary (501) 533-8040
Palm Terrace 3.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Riversdale Eclectic (501) 533-4117
Pickled Parrot Bar & Grill 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia Eclectic (501) 604-0278
Quarter Deck Restaurant 1.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Placencia Eclectic (501) 523-3476
Seaside Restaurant 2.3 mi. North of Central Placencia International (501) 523-3565
The Crow's Nest Cafe 0.9 mi. South of Central Placencia Eclectic, Vegetarian (501) 620-7320
 

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