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The Shak Beach Cafe

) #9 of 49 Restaurants in Placencia $ Caribbean, Cafe,
Bishop Walk | The Sidewalk, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-3252
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Cafe, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bishop Walk | The Sidewalk, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had breakfast here, we both ordered a fresh juice. My boyfriend a orange juice and I a fruit punch. My juice was just not fresh as it definitely had a taste like bottled juices have. Than don't sell I asked the lady behind the...More

Thank FoodieNouk
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Had an generously-stuffed chicken wrap and several cold Belikens. Friendly service and great views of the beach and inlet.

Thank DailyDude
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stopped in for a quick smoothie. The smoothies were great, but the best part is the location. Right on the edge of the inlet, great for people watching.

Thank Kelrn6
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We had drinks from here more than once. They are all made fresh. Anything you order they cut the fruit and juice it or turn it into a smoothie right there in front of you. Even their mixed drinks with fruit was the same they...More

Thank jnland1
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great location with wonderful views, at the end of the sidewalk, down by the pier. Food and service we excellent, went a number for breakfast.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This place really does do good juices. Worth a visit for a carrot ginger and sweet pepper juice. Great location on the harbour! Will come back x

Thank catdan1987
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had walked a LONG walk into town, reached the harbor, and spotted the Shak. Never so welcome a sight as the list of smoothies on the menu. Can't speak to the food, which we didn't order, but the fruit smoothies hit the spot, and...More

Thank TCKtraveler8
Reviewed 20 July 2016

What a friendly place! Rode my bike into town this morning and stopped at The Shak to have a fresh berry smoothie!!! Owner was very friendly and shared lots of info with me as to where to eat, have a good massage and take a...More

Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We weren't planning on eating at the Shak, but that's the way it worked out. No regrets! Great food! Good portions. Good service. Right off the water.

Thank kenandjenn2016
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Finding vegetarian options were difficult, but this place had a ton of them, almost as many as the meat options. The food was also delicious and there were even Mediterranean options. The server we had wasn't the best but she got us our food and...More

Thank Shannon K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bishop Walk | The Sidewalk, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-3252
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The Shak Beach Cafe's menu boasts bold, flavorful food and smoothies with a healthy appeal, all made to order from the freshest ingredients. We find that superior, simple ingredients including real fruit and veggies set our smoothies apart from the others.
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