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“Awesome group dinner”
Review of Tipsy Tuna

Tipsy Tuna
Ranked #2 of 4 Nightlife in Placencia
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Tipsy Tuna Seaside Bar offers great food & drinks. Great family atmosphere, live entertainment, games and more.The Tipsy Tuna Sports Bar is a great late night spot that offers pay per view sporting events on multiple televisions, dancing, karaoke & billiards.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities
Edmonton, Canada
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Awesome group dinner”
Reviewed May 21, 2013

We chose Tipsy Tuna to host our wedding rehearsal dinner on May 5 and they did a fantastic job! Gillian lead her team with a level of organization, professionalism, and attention to detail that made this bride extremely happy - what a memorable evening.

The kitchen did a great job serving 50 of us our pre-ordered menu items and it went very smoothly. The food was delicious, and they even had hand-made smiling fish name tags inserted with toothpicks to eliminate any confusion. They closed the restaurant to the public, kept the drinks flowing all night, and gave us a wonderful experience that we will never forget!

The sweetest moment for me was receiving a hand written card signed by all staff that congratulated us on our wedding, presented in a gift basket with some Belizean keepsakes. It was such a nice touch, the staff treated us extremely well and made a huge effort to keep us happy. Swift clean up, good music, friendly bartenders, this was an awesome night!! Huge thank you to Tipsy Tuna, our friends returned many times throughout the week for more helpings of your Big A** Burritos and rum punches!! Arguably the best location in Placencia, we loved enjoying the ocean breeze and beautiful view - we will be back!!

Visited May 2013
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Mango Creek, Belize
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Tipsy Tuna is sure to please!”
Reviewed April 4, 2013

Whether you are looking for the perfect beaching-lounging spot, a tasty meal with fabulous drinks, great music, or a fun time, Tipsy Tuna is the place to be!

The view and atmosphere at Tipsy Tuna is unmatched in Belize. During the day, it’s the ideal place for relaxing on the beach. Sit in one of the lounge chairs and sip one of the daily drink specials. It’s a wonderful, chill place to have lunch and enjoy the sea breeze.

The food and drinks are delicious and the prices are easy on the pocket. The menu offers tons of options. I recommend the beef tacos or the nachos. Yum!

The nightlife at Tipsy Tuna is a blast! Depending on the night of the week Tipsy Tuna has Zumba, live bands, Garifuna drumming, karaoke and awesome DJs. Tasty dinner specials are also offered in the evenings.

The ambiance at Tipsy Tuna is always fun and welcoming. Whether you are a local or just visiting Placencia, Tipsy Tuna is the place to be!

Visited January 2013
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Calgary, Canada
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418 reviews
206 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
“Not for Everone”
Reviewed March 17, 2013

Tipsy Tuna with its loud Sirius XM radio blaring may not be for everyone. During the afternoon when we went service was slow so it's a good thing it's located right on the beach and there's lots to watch. The chip and cheese dip was a disappointment. It looked and tasted like melted Velvetta which we hadn't seen anywhere else. Everyone else seemed to be using real cheese . The atmosphere definitely picks up in the evening. Given the choice be sure to check out the Barefoot Bar though.

Visited March 2013
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Kansas City, Missouri
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Good food,FUN, FUN,FUN,Great Prices”
Reviewed January 31, 2013

What a FUN PLACE. Colorful, lively, good entertainment, BEST CHICKEN WINGS EVER!!!!!!!!!!
Service is OUTSTANDING! I would have never thought that I could eat fried chicken wings more that once a month ! At Tipsy Tuna I could eat them every night!!

Visited January 2013
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Edinburgh
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98 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Excellent find”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We took the bus into town from our hotel and after a wander about, decided to pop into the Tipsy Tuna for lunch. The food was fresh and delicious and staff friendly and attentive. Picked a bar stool looking out to the sea and couldn't have asked for anything more. Only problem was the number of people approaching us trying to sell things as they walked along the beach. Not good when you are trying to have a relaxing lunch and a bit annoying. No fault of the restaurant.

Visited January 2013
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