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Front Street, Punta Gorda, Belize
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Placencia, Belize
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

We have eaten in Punta Gorda at 4 different places now. We were about to give up on trying to find good food there until we happened to walk by the Driftwood Cafe! It looked inviting and the menu looked great! We ordered a wrap and salad and it was delicious! The atmosphere was friendly and the service was perfect... More 

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San Diego
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2016

Fresh,healthy and homemade food, this was always a pleasant place to eat. Their breakfasts were my favorite with fresh hot muffins right from the over a specialty! Owner Jill would go out of her way to accommodate the special dietary needs of her customers.

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Thank Deeontheroad
Palm Coast, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2015

This place was better, very small but cute, comfortable, quiet, pleasant experience. I got to try meals that not only sounded good but actually tasted very good.

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Thank gdnmp3
Siguatepeque, Honduras
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2015

Jill is a very interesting hostess and manager! She is also a good cook! We always make a point of eating breakfast at the Driftwood when we visit Punta Gorda. I especially like the omelets and the whole wheat tortillas! So good with the refried beans! Thanks, Jill, for your interesting stories and good food!

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Thank Sheena R
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Very cute little cafe just 1 minute walk from the bus or boat stop. We had 1.5 hours to wait to go on the boat to Livingstone, so hung out here. Free, fast wifi. Good milkshakes and quiche. Local art for sale.

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Thank Polly_Travel
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2015

Absolutely loved the choices of meals at this cafe. Friendly service and exceptional value. My favorite breakfast was potato and eggs topped with blackened cheese with a side of black beans. I ate there several times. My favorite lunch was fire hearth grilled chicken kabobs over salad with a cilantro lime dressing. Hands down the best place in town! Ask... More 

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Thank just1backpack
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2015

we had some very tasty burritos & frozen juice for sunday lunch, just great after a bike journey around PG.

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Long Beach, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2014

Very creative use of healthy, organic food, served with a smile. The pumpkin rings, the vegan chocolate chili and the chicken pineapple salad were especially good, well worth the trip.

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1 Thank Meredith K
Waverly, Iowa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2014

I love the Driftwood Cafe. Jill and her team are fantastic! The food, service and selection is great in a friendly relaxed environment. Within minutes, you'll feel at home with some of the best food around.

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Novato, California
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2014

Vegetarian food. Really good greens and excellent quesadilla. I am not a vegetarian, but I still really liked their food a lot.

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Caribbean, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street, Punta Gorda, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Toledo District  >  Punta Gorda
Description
This is a recently opened cafe in the centre of Punta Gorda town, Belize, offering cultural food, also with a small art gallery inside

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