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Dawn's Grill N Go

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Main Street | Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-4079
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Ko Chang, Thailand
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped for lunch and even though they were serving fried food they fixed us a grilled lobster tail. They were very nice and welcoming.

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Thank Tudi W
Springfield, Illinois
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely evening at Dawn's. This is an open air restaurant and has such a relaxed and casual feel. The food is fresh and amazing. Our family ordered the grilled lobster, and the curried shrimp. Wow, what an amazing meal. We were able to order a liter of water for the whole table as well. Great rum punch!!!... More 

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Regina, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, value for your money and staff! Definitely the best dinner I had in Belize. Everything tasted fresh and delicious! Try anything done creole, you can't go wrong!

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Thank Prairiebackpacker
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is just fantastic at this little place. I commented that I prefer spicy chicken and they made some on the spot. I'd eat here everyday if I could.

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Thank Bradn25
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty, perfectly seasoned dinners at a reasonable price. Pleasant atmosphere and friendly service. Highly recommended.

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Thank Mark B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best compliment I can give this place is that you really feel the love of a home cooked meal with family. Momma Dawn and her daughter Jolie were the most genuine people I met while staying in Placencia. My friends and I ate their twice. Both times, we were not disappointed, and yes, both times, we had her key... More 

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Thank Marjorie P
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here recently. Server had a dour expression on her face the whole time, acted like she had a personal grudge against us. Reasonably priced food but then when I paid her (in US $$) she short-changed me quite a bit. Didn't realize it until we left and I didn't want to go back and confront her as I... More 

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Thank John and Cathy G
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here. Very reasonably priced. Dawn loves what she does. She came out to make sure our meal was to our liking and it sure was. Staff was very attentive.

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Thank la dean b
Midland, Michigan
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dawn's place is not tiny. The person who wrote that review has the wrong name. It is a sit down place with more like 8-10 tables and is absolutely delicious. We ate there several times in March and were back there yesterday. Every dish the family had earned rave reviews. And Dawn is absolutely charming. She visited our table while... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The flavours were exquisite. Each ingredient fresh and the seafood straight from the sea. The food did not last more that 5 minutes on our plates. Service by Jolie, Dawns daughter was friendly and professional. We ordered the fried conch starter which was lip smacking good. I had the grilled shrimp with coconut rice, my husband had the pork chops.... More 

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Thank Lauren W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-4079

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