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Friends Near the Pier

Placencia, Belize
+501 626-0667
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

This breakfast was so yummy that we returned a second time! (which I never do on vacation) The Canadian couple that own it ensure all food is fresh and tasty. Don't forget the homemade cinnamon rolls...my mouth is watering just thinking about them!

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank TravelingGirlnGuy
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast is amazing here and the couple that own the place are a pleasure to be around. Great service and great food. Don't miss it when your in the village. Jmichael

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank J E
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Had a great breakfast here. The people that run it are very friendly and the food was very good. They take the time to do things right!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank HanktheTankCDN
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We love the food during the breakfest. They just open to breakfest and it worth. I recomended this place. The place is very nice and near the pier, wich was really good to us, was in pur way to. The only problem is that they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Katia31122012
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Friends Near the Pier opens early so you can grab a substantial breakfast before spending your day exploring. the tropical pancakes are so good. Service is great and the food is superb.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Christine987
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

The owners are so friendly and accommodating a fun the food is delicious and reasonably priced. If you’re missing your dog at home like we were, Leila the boxer is happy to come rest her head on your lap! Go on Wednesday and get a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KG006
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

I had the tropical Belgian waffle for breakfast with two mugs of coffee -- best I'd experienced in Belize so far. The owners are from BC, Canada and bring the warm Canadian welcome to this corner of Belize. My bill was BZ$19, bargain, but the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank PabloPabloPablo
Reviewed May 17, 2018

We eat here twice and the food was great! The owners are very nice people and the conversation was a great part of the experience.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We walked the sidewalk looking for something to eat and stumble into Friends. We had a great breakfast. Loved that they had cards on the table. The owner was super sweet. They seemed to know the town well...practically said hi to every passerby! Great burritos...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jennifer Q
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Dropped in just before closing at noon -- my wife ordered a sandwich on home made whole wheat bread and we had a couple of beverages. Owners were Canadian and are very friendly. My only regret is that we did not make it back into...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bruce B
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January 26, 2018|
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Response from Rico3522 | Reviewed this property |
They do not accept credit cards. Cash only business.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 626-0667
Friends is a breakfast restaurant located near the municipal pier on the ocean side of the boardwalk in the Village of Placencia, Belize.
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