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Main Road (South of Seine Bight) | South End of Seine Bight, Placencia 99999, Belize
+501 6100132
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Ranked #16 of 53 Restaurants in Placencia
Price range: $0 - $25
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: DANUBE Restaurant, EAT – DRINK – RELAX in a romantic atmosphere. A/C indoor, lounge area outdoor. Austrian and International Specialties, fish and vegetarian dishes, great desserts, large wine menu & cigars. Open TUE - SAT from 4.30pm.
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103 reviews from our community

95% Recommend
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Date | Rating
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English first
Gainesville, Florida
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Loved this place and am sorry it is closed.The food was amazing and a taste of austria and europe in central america....

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New Orleans
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Danube is currently closed. In its place is Buddy's bar/grill and slot machine place. The new place just opened mid-August. In their favor they have about 20 slot machines and the owner used to work in Las Vegas so he knows what he's doing. If you are looking for Austrian food, you can't find it here. If you are looking... More

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Like the restaurant's website says, it's a bit of Europe in Belize. The schnitzel was wonderful. A good contrast to the local food.

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San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Austrian in Belize! This was a great break away from Belizian food. The owner is very friendly and welcoming. The food was delicious! Yummy schnitzel!

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Hopkins, Belize
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

My fiance and I stumbled onto this place on a Tuesday night. The ambiance was amazing. Simone and Herbert are wonderful. Simone is a wonderful host. We could have sit and talk with her the entire night. Herbert is an exceptional cook. We tried the tapanada and we fell in love. We will definitely be going back to try more... More

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outstate, michigan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Our group walked into this place on a Wednesday night after a week of sailing. it's operated by Herbert & Simone, and they catered to our every whim. if you enjoy Austrian / German food, it's your place. We really enjoyed it.

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Carlsbad, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

This was a great experience while we were in Placencia. I wish we would have gone a few more times before we left. We happened upon the restaurant towards the end of our visit in Belize. The service is impeccable and the food is a break from the norm in that area. The husband and wife team are amazing and... More

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Manhattan Beach, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

When you want a little break from the ordinary, Danube restaurant is just the thing--possibly the only Austrian restaurant in all of Central America. A charming yellow house at the south end of Sein Bight on east side the main North-South road, within easy walking distance of both Laru Beya Resort and Robert's Grove, is marked with a "Danube Restaurant"... More

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Manhattan Beach, CA
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

I've been to Danube several times on each of four trips to Belize. It's always great. Simone and Herbert are wonderful hosts, and everything about the food and presentation is always perfect. My husband and I visited twice this trip. The first time I had the Wiener schnitzel (with truly wonderful fries!) and tonight I had red snapper; both great.... More

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Cheektowaga, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013 via mobile

Had great experience at this great little restaurant. Very clean and cozy. Waitress was great. Cook was nice not often the cook comes out to ask how the food was.

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