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Maya Beach Hotel Bistro

Maya Beach | Mile Marker 15, Placencia, Belize
+501 533-8040
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Maya Beach | Mile Marker 15, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff, food and accommodations are great. We really enjoyed our stay. The staff was extremely friendly and professional. Always trying to provide you with comfort and happiness. Certainly I will stay there again. The food was superb.

Thank 91rosa
Reviewed 3 days ago

They not only handled 20 people with ease, the food was the best we had on our trip. The service was impeccable. They had a great and expansive wine list. I had the vegetarian panini with shrimp and it was delicious. We all had a...More

Thank thebaines2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went over for some Eggs Benedict and it was off the hook! It was well presented and tasted delicious! The staff is really friendly too! Don't debate too much as to where to go for breakfast, go to Bistro, you will not regret it!

Thank jacobo3827
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Bistro was highly recommended by some acquaintances. My husband and I went there twice while visiting Placencia. The beach was awesome, the staff was friendly, great food and service.

Thank elrenathompson
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed next door at BOC but ended up coming here to eat and drink Drinks cheaper and nicer bar location than our hotel, great food and great bar Service really good all the dishes we tried were good Recommend booking a table if you...More

Thank Paulareview
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great selection. Very fresh. Classy outdoor dining. Good wine selection. They have a nice beach club too.

Thank Cosmosvisit
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must stop. We went three times, two dinners and one breakfast (ok, really just a stop for their famous muffins!). The atmosphere is perfect, the staff is friendly and the food is outstanding. Fresh ingredients and a great cocktail list. We loved...More

Thank Mica S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice-the first night when we got into Placencia late, our driver recommended the Bistro for authentic local food. We tried 3 different main courses with fish, ribs and pork chops which were all excellent. The local sides were great as well. We...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our favorite happy hour stop. Had our anniversary dinner there, probably the best meal we had in Belize in 2 months.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at the Bistro 3 times and all meals were excellent. The fresh fish was properly prepared and not over cooked. Highly recommend it.

Thank Rick D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 28
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maya Beach | Mile Marker 15, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 533-8040
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Maya Beach Hotel
We're certainly far from perfect, but we do try our best to create a winning experience for every single customer, whether they are hotel guests, Belizean neighbors or travelers staying at other hotels. Try pairing small plates with wines, choose from our creative main courses, or just enjoy some comfort food for breakfast or lunch. It's fun for us to meet new people and, well, just make them happy! Our casual beach bistro focuses on unique sauces and contemporary, tropical-themed flavor combinations while maintaining comfortable portions. Lots of fish and seafood. Bar service includes a 130-bottle wine list, local beer, rum drinks, and house specials. The outdoor atmosphere is casual so you can be comfortable in flip flops. Belize's "Restaurant of the Year" award was presented twice to the Bistro in June 2011 and May 2013.
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