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Mariposa

Main Road Placenca Village | 200 Meters South of the Placencia Airstrip, Placencia 999999, Belize
+501 523-4474
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (29 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, International, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Road Placenca Village | 200 Meters South of the Placencia Airstrip, Placencia 999999, Belize
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2017

They a have nice view of the beach and a very nice staff even though we were the last people there; they weren't pushing us out the door!More

Thank MikeBlan
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to fill out a review. Our staff and management try very hard to ensure each guest enjoys their time they spend with us at Mariposa. Whether you stay in one of our Treehouses or just visit for the day...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Actually I did not stay at the Inn but I spend a lot of time in their restaurant. This place is a little piece of heaven on the beach. The restaurant is on the second floor with a spectacular view of the Caribbean and a...More

Thank Allen W
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review and honestly whether you stay in one of our rooms or you simply have an opportunity to eat in our restaurant you always will be a guest at Mariposa. Glad you enjoyed the breeze on the restaurant balcony...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Mariposa is a must visit of Placencia. We ended up staying for 11 days and the owners Sharron and Bruce, did everything they could to make us feel at home! That included a big birthday cake :) The private beach and the pool area is...More

1  Thank Anders B
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for staying with us - it was such a pleasure to share Mariposa with you and your friends for almost two weeks. I hope your two year adventure brings you back our way. Glad you loved our menu and enjoyed your breakfast, lunch...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

Luckily the first "resort" we chose turned out to be a dump. So wife and I got lucky and booked here and we are REALLY glad we did. Let me say that what you see in the pictures and in the video is REALLY what...More

Thank Darren H
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you so very much for taking the time to write us a review. As you know our staff work very hard to ensure every guest is taken care of and their vacation is spectacular. So glad you found us on Tripadvisor and we were...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Being from Texas, I had the second best Ribeye I've ever had in the restaurant! The food is well prepared and excellent! Who would have thought, a mouth watering steak outside of Texas!More

Thank rabroussard
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Wow - what an incredible review. My husband Bruce is the chef and we are originally from beef country up in Canada so it is very important that our steaks are aged and cooked properly. It is a pleasure to have a compliment from someone...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We did not stay at this resort, but it is very lovely. We did visit there THREE times for a WONDERFUL Breakfast and Lunch. After lunch we stayed and joined a "fun group" of ex pats for a few games of Yatzee. Owner Bruce also...More

Thank PegJacNH
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thanks for the review and more importantly thanks for joining us at Mariposa. Our restaurant is open to the public and our resort loves having anyone join us for our scheduled card games or dice games like Yahtzee. It's fun and inexpensive plus you have...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner here and had a few drinks. I had the chicken cordon blue. Wow it was a huge meal. I couldn't eat it all. It was the night after prime rib so we didn't get to try that but hubby had a steak....More

Thank Bullymama
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thanks for the review and thanks for trying out our restaurant. Bruce is the chef and he takes pride in everything he serves plus he ensures no one goes away hungry. Safe travels

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We had rented golf carts for the day and started out by stopping here for breakfast. Nice menu selections. Food was good. Would recommend.

Thank islandexplorer
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for your review. So glad Mariposa was one of your stops while out on an adventure of the peninsula. Cheers

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nine of us stopped here for breakfast why bicycling up the peninsula. The staff quickly pulled together tables to seat our large group. Everyone raved about their breakfasts which ranged from breakfast sanwiches to omelets to pancakes. I had the sandwich. It was eggs, bacon...More

Thank TomC333
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for us at Mariposa. So glad you selected to have breakfast with us during your biking adventure. It was fun, the breeze was amazing and as you already noted the food was well...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

We just left the restaurant after having a great breakfast. The coffee and breakfast were one of the best we ever tasted in Belize. We have been coming to Placencia for eight years. The refills are complimebtary as I had three cups. The prices are...More

Thank cavendish1
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Our team at Mariposa are very proud of the service and quality they provide customers. We hope to see you on next visit. 8 years is amazing and we hope to see you on your next visit. Have...More

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GuppieOntario
22 November 2015|
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Response from Sharon M | Property representative |
Hi there We have an International menu; eggs benny, omelets, any style eggs pancakes etc Open 9:00-9:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 19:00
Thursday
08:00 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road Placenca Village | 200 Meters South of the Placencia Airstrip, Placencia 999999, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 523-4474
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Mariposa Restaurant and Beach Suites Breakfast served all day, lunch and dinner. Known for the following specialty dishes; Eggs Benedict made with real hollandaise sauce and served with hash browns and fruit, French beef dips - shaved prime cut aged Angus beef with Au Jus, potato fries and coleslaw, Filet Mignon and lobster charbroiled your way served with creamy garlic mashed potatoes and steamed vegetables. These are a few examples of our 45 menu items to select from. Mariposa is also know for their creative Caribbean specialty drinks; enjoy a cappuccino or espresso with Baileys, Dirty Banana, Cadillac Margarita, Drunken Gecko, local imported beers or an imported bottle of wine from their wine cellar.
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