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Things to do in Placencia Peninsula

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Lodging
“Happy hour is on from 3-5 each day. This is an awesome place for a Belizean Breakfast and is a Trip Advisor favourite. Excellent food choice”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Great meeting place, awesome food, fantastic drinks and the best bartenders! Live music most nights and the best view of the Caribbean Sea!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great views, drinks and excellent service, beautiful beach and popular local hangout for families.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our neighborhood restaurant and bar. Great to meet the "locals" and hearing their stories. Volleyball on the beach!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Lodging
“Delightful food at this restaurant and resort located just 10 minutes south of Riversdale Beach”
  • 6 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Another great place for food. And you can watch the Placencia Assasins playing soccer while eating.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It might be the best breakfast in the village - both the whole fried snapper and the breakfast chicken with fry jacks are delicious. Not sure what it is about fresh tortillas fried up (thus fry jacks), but they are fresh, hot and amazing along with butter and fresh fruit jam, usually papaya. Yum!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local American owners who are very nice. It's typical fresh, hot bar food, but good. Often there is local live music which is entertaining and very fun.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“EVERYBODY LOVES THIS PLACE. You should go here no matter what. Great for after dinner”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lodging
“Green Parrot has a nice restaurant on the beach just 10 minutes south of Riversdale and is very supportive of the community. They recently hosted veterinarians for a Spay and Neuter Clinic”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Serves fresh seafood sombos - lobster, crabs, shirmps. Another great local restuarants.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“You can get many groceries at this store and basic supplies and it is just 10 minutes south of Riversdale Beach. Check the refrigerated areas for local cheese and also vegetables.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Breakfast, lunch, and dinner- always good, always fresh. Friendly service and right on the beach!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“Stroll this famous sidewalk lined local shops of every kind while you feast your eyes on lush tropical flowers and bushes. Enjoy local art galleries as well as stunning woodcarvings, local jewelry, clothing, restaurants and souvenirs. A must see day adventure! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Great Swimming Pool. Have drinks and some food and use their pool and beach for the day. A great place to stop and relax”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best Italian Food. Great atmosphere. Great wine selection. Nice air conditioned seating.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Lodging
“Happy hour is on from 3-5 each day. This is an awesome place for a Belizean Breakfast and is a Trip Advisor favourite. Excellent food choice”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Great meeting place, awesome food, fantastic drinks and the best bartenders! Live music most nights and the best view of the Caribbean Sea!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
“Great views, drinks and excellent service, beautiful beach and popular local hangout for families.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our neighborhood restaurant and bar. Great to meet the "locals" and hearing their stories. Volleyball on the beach!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Another great place for food. And you can watch the Placencia Assasins playing soccer while eating.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It might be the best breakfast in the village - both the whole fried snapper and the breakfast chicken with fry jacks are delicious. Not sure what it is about fresh tortillas fried up (thus fry jacks), but they are fresh, hot and amazing along with butter and fresh fruit jam, usually papaya. Yum!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local American owners who are very nice. It's typical fresh, hot bar food, but good. Often there is local live music which is entertaining and very fun.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Breakfast, lunch, and dinner- always good, always fresh. Friendly service and right on the beach!”
  • 5 locals recommend

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