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Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites

Main Road Placenca Village | 200 Meters South of the Placencia Airstrip, Placencia 999999, Belize
+501 523-4474
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Main Road Placenca Village | 200 Meters South of the Placencia Airstrip, Placencia 999999, Belize
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed June 4, 2018

Knew Bruce and Sharon from when we had a home nearby. Sold the home two years ago and this was our first trip back. This time we stayed with them. So often a few years changes things, either your perspective or the place itself. No...More

Thank Allen W
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. It was a pleasure to share our little piece of paradise with you and Dawn. So glad you enjoyed your stay and we are thrilled that you will be back. Take care and thanks again for your valuable...More

Reviewed April 12, 2018

I cannot say enough about this resort and restaurant. The owners, Bruce and Sharon and some very special folks. They are so accommodating to guests, visitors, campers, etc., and genuinely lovely folks. They visited with us every day we were there and Bruce even drove...More

Thank Karen D
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you so much for your review and the amazing compliments. Our staff really enjoyed reading your review. They are amazing and our new chef was especially happy that you tried so much from his new menu. One of the highest compliments a resort owner...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We wanted a beautiful fish dinner for our last nite in Placencia and that is exactly what was received! The Mariposa is a hidden gem to be sure... We enjoyed cocktails, house Chardonnay and mojitos first along with ceviche. Great first course.... We ordered the...More

Thank THECOUTTS
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

So very glad you found Mariposa. Your review says it all - many have told us how much they appreciate our little hidden gem and our chef receives raving reviews.. Thank you so much and we are so glad you enjoyed Belize. Come again and...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018

Trip Advisor classes this as a restaurant but it is a hotel with a restaurant. This review is for both. This hotel should cost more than it does. The groups, pool and beach are emaculate, the owners are helpful and friendly, and the staff are...More

Thank Shaun M
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Our staff, plus Bruce and I are so pleased you had a wonderful time. Our new chef was excited to hear that you loved the restaurant. Safe travels and please come again.

Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

We are traveling in a 21ft motorhome and the owners allowed us to camp on their property and provided us with AC power. All for the cost of eating one meal a day at their restaurant. Which I might add was delicious. Planned to stay...More

Thank SundanceDaryl
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the review. Safe travels and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved staying at this boutique hotel with the highest of standards both for the facilities and the restaurant. Very professional staff with a family feeling. You know hat you will be taken care of just like if you were at home! Bruce and Sharon...More

Thank Janell W
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you so very much for your amazing review. Our staff were so proud to read this review and they certainly earned it. Please send many of your friends and family our way. We would love to have the opportunity to provide them the same...More

Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Came with the wife and we had a great time. Place is great, food spot on. Service excellent. Owners very friendly. What else to ask for? Enjoy!

Thank JPMarins
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Our staff were very excited to hear that you enjoyed everything. Please come again.

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We just ended two enjoyable weeks at Mariposa. Owners Bruce and Sharon were very happy to help us with our many questions. The staff here is so upbeat, helpful, and pleasant from the maintenance guys to the waiters and waitresses to the housekeepers- all great....More

Thank Barbara M
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Thank you for your review. It mean a lot to us and to our team. Please come and stay with us again. Have a safe trip home.

Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

We were out with another group from our resort and they recommended this restaurant so w decided to try it. Loved the ambiance and the view was great. Then we got our food and wine. Would highly recommend it to anyone travelling in this area.

Thank deehmk
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide a review. So very glad you enjoyed Mariposa and we hope to have you back. Take care

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Mariposa wasn’t apart of our agenda on our bike journey into the village, but yet one of the best stop! Me and my friend linda stop in for a beer break @ the poolbar whereby we meet the bartender “kaeeem” hope i got spelling right....More

Thank Melissa J
Sharon M, Owner at Mariposa Restaurant & Beach Suites, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time too write a review. Kaim will be excited to receive this accolade. Glad you like Mariposa and hope to see you again.

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GuppieOntario
November 22, 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
Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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