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La Dolce Vita

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Placencia Village | Stann Creek District, Placencia, Belize
501 523-3115
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Delran, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

My daughters pick for dinner. We were hesitate to have Italian food in Belize. We were very pleasantly surprised by all of our meals. I had the shrimp scampi and salad, which was delicious and fresh. All food was freshly prepared and the pasta was al dente to perfection. Portions were just right. The only disappointment for our children was... More 

Thank Kelrn6
Margate, Florida
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Went here on the night before I left and it turns out I knew the owner from years before when I had a restaurant in Belize City. Belize is a small place! Anyway, the dining room is quaint, cozy, and very neat and tidy. Our server was the owner's daughter. She was very courteous and friendly. The food was amazing.... More 

Thank BobbyDesab
Belize City, Belize, Belize
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

A friend who knows I love Italian food recommended this restaurant. The food was delicious and the hospitality was wonderful.

Thank Angelica R
Prescott Valley, Arizona
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We much to our children's dismay went out for Italian in Belize! We eat this at home often as we are Italian. The food was delicious. Pasta homemade - sauces very very good and the service attentive, informative and kind.

Thank Kim B
Palm City, Florida
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We were the only other couple in the restaurant. I would give the food a so so. Only 1 waiter if that gives you any idea how popular of a place.

Thank emschmitt
Garden City, New York
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Had dinner at this small Italian restaurant. Very reasonable cost. Chef/owner is form Italy and came out to greet us. Food was excellent and we know Italian food.

Thank Paul V
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I live in Placencia and last week my boyfriend and I went to Dolce Vita. The food was delicious, the service was great, it was air conditioned and a truly lovely date night.

Thank Shaylene T
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I was pleasantly surprised to find this Italian gem in Placencia, Belize. The food is authentic, fresh, and absolutely delicious.

Thank stinsongurl
Mount Vernon, Washington
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

I'm an eater. Not a skinny dieting-type guy. My wife and I travelled to Belize and expected to try the best of their foods. Though we saw a little Italian restaurant in Placencia and thought... Odd, we have to try it because it's just so random. We walk in and ask what the special was. The response "we don't have... More 

Thank Bigg B
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32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

This is our third trip to Placencia and finally tried this restaurant- we should have come sooner. Pasta was great - just like in Rome. The mushroom crostini was to die for and the bruschetta fresh. Steak Ragu was tender and flavorful. Everyone loved their dinner! Most of us took a doggy bag which was even better the next day,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $18
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Placencia Village | Stann Creek District, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: 501 523-3115
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?