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Dawn's Grill

Main Street | Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
+501 602-9302
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (58 reviews)
“cracked conch” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street | Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal at Dawn’s, a tiny place where you meet Dawn and her lovely daughter. The shrimp curry with coconut rice was memorable.

Thank DawnaCobb
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of our best meals in Placnecia! Love the family atmosphere and how Dawn comes and talks to you to see how everything was. The food was so good. My boyfriend had a pork & lobster tail special, which he could not stop talking about....More

Thank smiles572013
Reviewed 6 days ago

Due to the great reviews on tripadivisor, we made a reservation at the Dawn's Grill, and enjoyed a wonderful evening with great seafood and extremely nice service. The lobster and shrimp dishes were amazing. The seafood was fresh, and the spices used by Dawn emphasised...More

Thank Sibylle S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dawn’s Grill was the first place we went to eat when we got to Placencia. We were greeted with a lovely friendly waitress also the daughter of the cook 😋. We really enjoyed the food, drinks and the atmosphere so much that we returned 4...More

Thank Kristina L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is not a lot of choice for a sit down breakfast in October. We found many places closed, and we were looking for breakfast. And we got a great one. Fantastically fluffy fry jacks and lots of them, as well as beans and eggs....More

Thank Defseek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A local friend recommended Dawn’s, so we went for dinner. Very friendly staff, and Dawn was able to visit awhile as well. My wife had the shrimp curry, and I had the pork chops with pineapple. We also had shrimp ceviche as a appetizer. Everything...More

Thank sstone52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our food here was impeccable. My husband had the pork chops and I had the king fish special. Both were absolutely amazing. Dawn herself came out to talk to us to make sure everything was good and to chat. She is the most lovely lady...More

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by so many locals and so my friend and I tried it. First, we were so disappointed that it wasn’t lobster season so we missed out BIG TIME. Second, the food we did order was quite delicious however the waitress we...More

Thank Shelbie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had fryday fried chicken and conch, best food and service in Placencia as far as we’ve tried. Affordable for every day lunch and dinner, truly well made food that’s fresh and silly to go elsewhere if you’re in the village. Try the fried chicken...More

Thank lilith401
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been coming for years! The quality, care & cuisine are always a delight.Every night diners line up to praise Dawn's tasty, succulent steaks & chops, her amazing fish & exotic curries...I once saw a man lick his plate! I always feel at home &...More

Thank yipak
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Chris B
8 August 2016|
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Response from DAWNP44 | Property representative |
Opens at 7:00 until 3:00 Reopens at 5:30 until 9:00 for dinner. Breakfast 7::00-11:00
20 June 2015|
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Response from samazing | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous travelers. You don't need to reserve, but if you in a group, then just stop by some time before meal and book for the many of you. Most especially, enjoy your meal! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 602-9302
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