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“Wonderful Breakfast Stop”

Friends Near the Pier
Ranked #2 of 2 Coffee & Tea in Placencia
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: American, Canadian
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Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Friends is a Breakfast Restaurant located near the pier in the Village, Placencia, Belize. Closed for the summer season; July and August. Date to re-open TBD
Reviewed April 10, 2014

Big John and Betty will make you feel at home when you stop by "Friends". The breakfast menu is wonderful and you can actually get an endless cup of coffee at "Friends"
We will definitely stop to see Big John and Betty when we return to Placencia in 2015.

Thank Donwood65
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Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

If you're looking for a delicious American-style breakfast and a good cup of coffee, this is the place. Breezy, laid back cafe right near the water. Very accommodating and friendly service.

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Reviewed March 13, 2014

We always ended up here for breakfast. John & Betty from Pennsylvania run this super efficient diner right on the sidewalk (and close to the pier) with american-style friendliness. Before 8am local boat captains and tour guides are having their coffee and a smoke. After 8am tourist families are pouring in to be overwhelmed by the 'tropical pancakes'. Coffe is american style, no cappucino to be found here.

Thank ttg550
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Reviewed March 3, 2014

We ate breakfast here twice. That's the only meal they serve. It was excellent both times. Pancakes are wonderful! Service is very slow as the owner is the only waiter but we weren't in a big hurry...the weather was lovely, we were outdoors and on vacation!

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Thank Prudy N
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Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Did not get to try the food here. There were only 3 table's with people. We were ignored along with another table. Gentleman walked by us at least 6 times taking care of the people that came in after us. When they put their order in for food, we as well as the other table left. There are lots of places to choose from. Looks like a nice place????

Thank bradsheri
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