Placencia Restaurants

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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

For those who like trying out new and exciting foods that are characteristic of the areas they visit, Placencia offers a great range of local restaurants to choose from. Belizean and Caribbean dishes are a couple of the dining options you'll find in the area. Remember to click on each link to read additional information.

Fantoni's Kitchen has a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including Belizean and International. A small home based business, Fantoni's Kitchen offers a personalized setting that you can't get in any other restaurant around. It only seats eight guests at a time, so the setting is intimate.

Green Parrot Beach Houses's Restaurant is situated at Green Parrot Beach House and offers a variety of specialties to enjoy, including chicken and seafood. Hot coffee and a complimentary continental breakfast is laid out each morning at 7:00 a.m., and you can come back for lunch or dinner every day. The menu changes regularly in order to utilize fresh ingredients, but you will find a wide selection of Tropical Belize dishes. They can be found at 1 Maya Beach Road.

Mangos: Everything you could hope for in a bar and grill is what you'll find on the menu at Mangos including burgers, fish and chicken sandwiches, barbecue wings, french fries, onion rings, pizza, and more. If you want to call ahead of time, you can do so at (501) 533-8102.

See more information about these types of restaurants within Placencia by scrolling to the table just below.

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

Travelers looking for some European fare will find a number of different options to pick from. Alongside Italian-style cuisine, you can find French and Fusion options.

The Mare Restaurant can be found at Turtle Inn and is a local lunch and dinner possibility located in 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.

Capriccio is a restaurant in the vicinity you might try. The cuisines of Italy and Belize converge at Capriccio to create a menu of choice offerings.

Miller's Landing Restaurant is located at Millers Landing and offers a couple of cuisine options to choose from, 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 can be found on Main Street.

You may enjoy trying Wendy's Creole Restaurant and Bar. This Wendy's doesn't even have a burger on its menu as it specializes in Creole or Spanish cuisine. If you're looking to call before you go, you can do so at (501) 523-3335.

You can learn more about related types of restaurants inside Placencia by taking a look at the chart down below.

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 that offer American cuisine in Placencia. Alternatively, visitors can pick from International and eclectic dishes, among other options.

Above Grounds Coffee House is a breakfast and lunch option situated in southern Placencia. In addition to coffee, espresso, cappuccino, and other specialty coffee beverages, you can also order teas, hot chocolate, organic juices, and a small offering of fresh baked goods. The homemade bagels are especially good. They are located on Main Road.

Maya Beach Bistro is located at Maya Beach Hotel and is a bistro located in Placencia. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner items or order off their small plate menu for a lighter portion. The menu pulls from Belizean traditions as well as other tropical influences. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (501) 533-8040.

Use the table just below for specifics about these types of possibilities within the area.

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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