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The Galley

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Behing the socar field, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-3133
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

A regular lunch stop which is always on our rotation. Standard Belizean fare to pretty good, but somewhat expensive pizza. The galley is a local joint on the back/neighborhood side of the futbol field in the middle of the village. Sit on the patio and enjoy the usual breeze and stewed or fry chicken. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Dana S
Harrison, Arkansas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here and were pleasantly surprised. Good food and service. It is quite and very relaxing place to eat

Thank dorado3
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This place is a ripoff. Poor quality ingredients, super high prices. Ordered a meat lovers, came with what looked like opaque worms all over the top. Turned out to be at least 1/4LB of semi-cooked bacon fat swimming in grease. I took all this fat right back to them and chewed them out. Noone really cares, they act like I... More 

Thank Tami N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Got food to go recently - very friendly owners. Had a drink while waiting for food and listened to some nice music. Fried food not greasy and servings large. Recommend restaurant - behind the ball field - just walk around the fence. They deliver. One of the first restaurants opened in town.

Thank Backwoodtraveler
South Bend, Indiana
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89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We ordered for delivery while staying at Caps Inn. We had the pizza and burgers, plus several appetizers. The service was quite fast considering they had to deliver it too. The food arrived hot, orders were accurate, prices are fair. Would order from them again.

Thank q1964
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Only visited here to pick up a couple of Pizza's. Two pizza's cost $80 BZ ($40 USD) which I found rather expensive for Belize. The pizza's were very good. Can't comment about anything else here.

Thank GPat53
Cleveland, Ohio
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place is a little bit off the beaten path behind the soccer field. It was recommended to me by a local when I asked where I could get decent pizza. It was very cozy very small and the food was very good. Outside dining available of course. Unlike many of the restaurants in Belize the service was also very... More 

Thank rygoose
St. Louis, Missouri
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289 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

This was one of my favorite meals that I had while staying in Belize for 17 days! I dined here with my husband and two other couples. I ordered the fish and my husband had the pork chop. Both were delicious. The waiter was great and our food was brought out in a timely fashion. I felt the food was... More 

Thank stjohnbeachlover
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We tried The Galley tonight to compare pizza with our other local favorite and have to say it was so much better. Meaty, cheesy, crispy crust, and what a pizza should taste like! Thank you Nick for the great pizza and lobster fritters. We'll be back again for sure.

Thank Hrhf79
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

What Nick's restaurant lacks in ambience, he makes up in service and quality of produce. Pizza was loaded with vegetables and meat with a nicely cooked crust. Large pizza was big enough to feed 4 adults. It is worth the hike across the soccer field or he will deliver your order anywhere in the village.

Thank ixmaya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behing the socar field, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-3133

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?