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Friends Near the Pier

In the Village | In the Village, Placencia, Belize
+501 667-4805
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (33 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
In the Village | In the Village, Placencia, Belize
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1 - 10 of 207 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The owners and staff make you feel so welcome. My husband said the cinnamon rolls were amazing. (I'm GF so I couldn't try them.) Everything we had was delicious and prepared well. Their dog Layla was the sweetest thing and I want to go back...More

Thank KG006
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The couple running this establishment are the sweetest things. You can tell that they put their heart into it. Everything was delicious and went back again. The homemade baked goods are a must but you have to get there early before they run out!

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Basic breakfast specials, amazing fresh juices but could use more servers/kitchen help. Went around 7-8am and the porch was about half full of people. It seemed that there was only one server. Other than that, great meal and loved the outdoor seating.

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We enjoyed breakfast on the beach. Cinnamon rolls were amazing! As always, Belize is about the people you meet, and the owners here were great.

Thank Sondra R
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a great place for a home made breakfast or lunch. They are open early, usually by 6 or 6:30 and they close early, around 2. The food is prepared by Margaret, one of the owners and she is a good cook.

Thank hagismcb
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

And definitely one of the best breakfasts we had on our entire trip to Belize! Delicious sandwiches and very sweet owners and staff! Try the french toast banana bread- best one we ever had!

Thank Hellomy C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place was lovely. A nice little cozy breakfast place not far from our stay. The owners are this sweet Canadian couple who love to talk and we enjoyed everything they shared with us. The food was delicious and much better priced than the rest...More

Thank Asad A
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We arrived at Friends long after the morning rush had subsided, and had the opportunity to soak in the beauty of a Placencia rain storm as we waited for our breakfast. Our server was friendly and attentive and our Banana Bread French Toast and omelette...More

Thank kgoe77
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We ate here twice. Once we had the breakfast burritos. The next time I had the banana bread French toast and a fruit bowl. Both times the food was excellent. The service was fast and friendly and the owners greeted everyone. Never ending good coffee....More

Thank patticarr
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place is a pleasure to visit. Owned and operated by a nice and friendly ex-pat couple, they serve a great breakfast, in a friendly environment just steps from the pier and the beach. Their egg sandwich is outstanding and is only enhanced when ordered...More

Thank Chris B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In the Village | In the Village, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 667-4805
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Friends is a Breakfast Restaurant located near the pier in the Village, Placencia, Belize. Closed for the summer season; July and August. Date to re-open TBD
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