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Friends Near the Pier

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In the Village | In the Village, Placencia, Belize
+501 667-4805
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Tue - Sat 06:30 - 12:00
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This small, cute cafe is built for the expats and tourists in mind. Very good breakfast meats and baked goods. Coffee is always on and is of good quality. Very welcoming experience for all.

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Thank Scott A
Sutton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Friends is the cutest cafe, located 5 seconds from the ocean on the Placencia sidewalk. The owners are such lovely, welcoming and warm people. The food is delicious, local and plentiful. The laundry service is also so convenient and quick! I can't say enough good things about these peeps :)

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Thank onegirloneworld
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped there for breakfast , after the initial visit we came back even two more times. Place is only open for breakfast and location is very convenient if you stay in Placencia itself. It's just a few steps off the pier and next to the sidewalk which is home to more restaurants , gift shops , artsy places and... More 

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Thank Reiner B
Colorado Springs
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We decided to come here after reading up on TA the reviews and they did not steer us wrong. We parked and had a short walk to this restaurant right on the waters edge. Everything looked yummy, and we ordered the fruit plate, pancakes, etc. The owners were straight up friendlies, and wanted everyone to be happy with the food.... More 

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Dallas, Tx
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This place was awesome. They have the best American style breakfast around. Generous portions and great price . The owners are really friendly and they also do laundry service so we brought our laundry.

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Thank TxQMike
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

They only make cinnamon rolls on Wednesdays and Fridays. They are the best I've ever eaten!!! The lobster omelet was delicious!!! Get it with the homemade wheat toast!!! We went when the electricity had just went out but had our food fast and perfect!! HOMEMADE BREAD AND CINNAMON ROLLS!!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Owasso, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Marge and Rob, the owners, are great people and serve delicious food. The breakfast menu is out of this world. You would think you were ordering from an IHOP menu. Only open for breakfast and lunch during the off season. Stop by, you will be glad you did.

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Thank Nick S
Sacramento
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Found them on Facebook, advertising lobster breakfast burritos! Ended up going twice, service is a bit slow, but the food makes up for it. Homemade cinnamon rolls are available some days.

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Thank sactoroy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We have six children and our breakfast cost around $50 (US). Food was delicious, fresh, and portions were large. The fresh whole wheat bread was so delicious.

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Thank Shannon M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Super friendly staff and owners with delicious and affordable breakfast. On Wednesdays and Fridays--homemade cinnamon buns--to die for! Great location. We ate there every morning--including before diving since it's right at the end of the pier.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
06:30 - 12:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 12:00
Thursday
06:30 - 12:00
Friday
06:30 - 12:00
Saturday
06:30 - 12:00
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
Description
Friends is a Breakfast Restaurant located near the pier in the Village, Placencia, Belize.

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