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The Flying Pig

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1/2 Mile North of Placencia Air Strip, Placencia, Belize
+501 602-6391
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Placencia for vacation. The flying pig was a short golf cart ride away from our house. The owner is originally from California. When we arrived, the owner and staff welcomed us like family. The bar is decorated with Jerseys from all kinds of sports teams. They have food, booze and Karaoke. This place ended up being our... More 

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Phoenix, United States
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an open air bar in Placencia with a great host and great service and very tasty bar food. The five of us had great dinners and really enjoyed the open air atmosphere. Patrick, the owner always comes by and visits with his guests and makes everyone feel at home. I love the smoked chicken dinner served with garlic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Flying Pig many times for good reasons. The Food is Always great as is the service and the customers. Patrick the owner is a friendly guy with a big heart and always has something fun going on! Sheldon the bartender has a fun sense of humour & when Peter the cook comes out to sing... More 

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Placencia, Belize
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Patrick has put together a unique menu of classic comfort favorites with a twist making it one of the best bars in Placencia. From all you can eat spaghetti and a movie night to the infamous $20 pitcher of rum&coke you really just cannot go wrong with anything from The Flying Pig. I suggest the wings very strongly as I... More 

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Phoenix, United States
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great friendly neighbor bar and grill. Completely open air bar and restaurant. We both ordered the chicken wings. They were very good and filling, however they were battered before deep fried, which is not my favorite way of making them. The hot sauce and bar-be-que sauce that accompanied them were also very good. They also have a dart tournament and... More 

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Thank Gilbert R
Southlake, Texas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We stumbled across the Flying Pig the night we arrived in Placencia. It is the perfect open air hangout, with good food and friendly service. All the food was great and the kids loved the swings. We liked it so much we went back the next night too.

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Airdrie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It was bingo night...lots of people. Staff very friendly. Food was good for the price! I will definitely return. Hope there is music some night..

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Phoenix, United States
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stopped at the Flying Pig for an early dinner. It is really a sports bar, but we found the food to be very good. Service was excellent. They have 2 large screen TVs going with sports. I am sure this is a great place later at night for drinking. It is always busy

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Thank Gilbert R
New Hampshire
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

We stumbled upon this place on our way to our rental, and really enjoyed the place. Patrick, the owner, was incredibly fun and entertaining. We really enjoyed the wings and cold beer... There were a lot of locals that also stopped here, and shared some really fun stories. There is also a lot of cowbell, but you'll have to experience... More 

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Albrightsville, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

After several visits and lots of fun this is another must stop at location in Placencia. Great food every time and always something going on, especially their special events!

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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
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Mile North of Placencia Air Strip, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 602-6391

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