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Above Grounds Coffee

Main Road South end of Village | Past Football, Soccer Field, Placencia, Belize
+501 634-3212
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“banana bread” (18 reviews)
“doughnuts” (8 reviews)
“coffee beans” (10 reviews)
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Main Road South end of Village | Past Football, Soccer Field, Placencia, Belize
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1 - 10 of 428 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this "tree house" in Placencia. Lovely people behind the counter and friendly customers hanging out on the front or back decks. Really enjoyed my visits here.

Thank 154Michelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A handy stop to meet friends and enjoy some iced coffee. Prices are a bit high, but servings are generous. The location is great and clearly a local favorite. Take the time to make the stop.

Thank Geneva S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good coffee and selection of baked goods, but not a great breakfast place. Stopped for breakfast and had a doughnut and banana bread which was great, but could have used something a little more substantial. Still a great place for coffee though.

Thank bsdvmsu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice half hour at Above Grounds, with some delicious coffee - especially my decaf almond milk latte - not a drink order that’s likely to be available very often in Central America! It was lovely just sitting and watching the world go...More

Thank Lizi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My soy latte was good. I was happy they had soy milk. The most pleasant surprise was the blended vegetable juice: cold, fresh, no sweeteners added, and very flavorful! Staff is super friendly and accommodating. And there is a bookshelf of paperbacks to share!

Thank maggiemuth
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My " go to" place for ice coffee and a fresh bagel and cremecheese. Love to relax on deck, keep an eye on happenings below, check emails on wifi, sometimes with banana bread.

Thank winedude1
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Food and service was very good, will certainly go again while I am here. Very relaxing atmosphere where you can bring your dogs if you like. Right in the main road so it is easy to get to.

Thank bagelboy66
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a friendly and relaxing way to start the day with a great cup of coffee. It is an adorable coffee shop too. My son absolutely loved the doughnuts and the carrot bread was a treat.

Thank mwilliams505
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We loved to hop on our bicycles and grab a great cup of coffee to go. This little coffee shop was perfect. One of my favorite places in Placencia.

Thank L0vetheCarribean
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great Bagels, coffee and coco nibs. Sabina and Greg are wonderful- we all enjoyed talking to them. Thank you so much!!!

Thank 301ben2016
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road South end of Village | Past Football, Soccer Field, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 634-3212
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Description
Above Grounds Coffee has established a direct connection with small independent farmers in Guatemala. Hand-picked, processed & roasted by small family operations. Their 100% mountain grown and 100% Arabica coffee beans are shade grown, hand-picked and then processed to organic standards. All fields meet elevation requirements for Strictly Hard Bean (SHB) grade and some meet the Fancy (F) grade. These two top grades (Fancy and SHB) total less than 2.5% off all coffee produced globally!
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