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The Flying Pig

1/2 Mile North of Placencia Air Strip, Placencia, Belize
+501 602-6391
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (12 reviews)
“pig burger” (2 reviews)
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
1/2 Mile North of Placencia Air Strip, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Open minded owner, can read the needs of his customers very well, an observer with great interest in running the place 100%. We felt welcome, great food.

Thank Eline_Joris
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I don't know if it's good or bad that we didn't make it to the Flying Pig until the last night in Placencia: Good-if we found it first we might not have gone anywhere else, Bad-I want to go back!! We chatted with both the...More

Thank MikeBlan
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A great bar, a great place to eat, a great place to hang you and meet the locals. Kids are welcome, there are swings to sit on and lots of space.

Thank mokolby
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is an open air sports bar with friendly staff and very outgoing customers. I visited with my family (6 adults and 2 kids) as this bar was close to the house we rented. Without asking a staff member turned on a ceiling fan and...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stopped in on the recommendation of someone we met in San Ignacio and while the food and drinks were good it was talking to the owner for a little while that really stood out. He was able to tell us a lot of info...More

Thank TimDog77
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We came on a Tuesday night with a group of 9. We offered to sit at different tables. The bartender was good, but everything else was horrific. This place should be demolished. It took over an hour to order. Then we were told that they...More

Thank Winnielaw1974
FlyingPigBelize, Owner at The Flying Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

First of all, I do not drink here at my bar. I never have. As for the food that night, I apologize. It was a difficult night. One of our cooks called in sick last minute, and food delivery to the village that week was...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017

We stayed in Placencia for vacation. The flying pig was a short golf cart ride away from our house. The owner is originally from California. When we arrived, the owner and staff welcomed us like family. The bar is decorated with Jerseys from all kinds...More

Thank Doctish
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is an open air bar in Placencia with a great host and great service and very tasty bar food. The five of us had great dinners and really enjoyed the open air atmosphere. Patrick, the owner always comes by and visits with his guests...More

Thank Gilbert R
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Flying Pig many times for good reasons. The Food is Always great as is the service and the customers. Patrick the owner is a friendly guy with a big heart and always has something fun going on! Sheldon the bartender...More

Thank Unbelizable777
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Patrick has put together a unique menu of classic comfort favorites with a twist making it one of the best bars in Placencia. From all you can eat spaghetti and a movie night to the infamous $20 pitcher of rum&coke you really just cannot go...More

Thank LeMichelinBelize
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12 June 2017|
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Response from Gilbert R | Reviewed this property |
Above answers correct. During high season they are open of lunch also, as well as brunch on Sundays. On Thursday evenings they usually have a movie night where they show a movie and have all you can eat spaghetti
Chelsea F
26 February 2016|
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Response from FlyingPigBelize | Property representative |
Yes. Vias & Mastercard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 10
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Mile North of Placencia Air Strip, Placencia, Belize
  • Location: Central America  >  Belize  >  Stann Creek  >  Placencia
  • Phone Number: +501 602-6391
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