Stann Creek District drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Hopkins

Driftwood Beach Bar

Ever-popular Driftwood has moved closer to the center of the village but still has a great beachfront location, Hopkins' best drumming nights and pizza (from BZ$16) and tacos (BZ$10). This is a popular social hub an…
Bar in Placencia

Barefoot Bar

Occupying prime beach real estate, Placencia's most happening spot for drinking and entertainment has live music five nights a week, fire dancing on Wednesdays, full-moon parties, horseshoe tossing comps and more. H…
Coffee in Placencia

Above Grounds

This coffee shop stilt shack offers great coffee drinks, bagels, muffins and people-watching from the raised wooden veranda deck (coffee from BZ$3 to BZ$7, snacks BZ$2 to BZ$9). All coffee is Guatemalan organic, sou…
Cafe in Placencia

Brewed Awakenings

The imaginative name extends to the drinks with perfectly brewed espresso coffee (BZ$3.50 to BZ$7) and a range of flavored seaweed shakes (BZ$7 to BZ$8; the seaweed acts as a thickener and is said to contain various…
Bar in Hopkins


The small bar at this local beachfront place is one of the best spots in the village to meet expats and visitors. It serves light snacks, such as burgers and nachos, and there's a minigolf course out front.
Bar in Placencia

Tipsy Tuna Sports Bar

Brightening up the beach with its multicolored sun loungers, Tipsy Tuna provides occasional action with live music (Garifuna drumming on Wednesdays), along with sports on the big-screen TV, pool tables, rooftop deck…
Bar in Sittee Point

Curve Bar

At Sittee River Marina, this lovely riverside thatch-roof restaurant and bar is worth the trip from Hopkins for the fine location, friendly atmosphere and bar snacks, such as nachos and sliders. Happy hour is from 4…
Bar in Placencia

Pickled Parrot

This thatched-roof Caribbean-meets-Brit-pub-style bar and restaurant, tucked down a lane off the main street, is a sociable spot for a drink and the food is top notch. Head in for the bargain BZ$10 specials (meatloa…
Bar in Dangriga

Island Breeze Bar & Grill

The location is unbeatable – this open-sided beach bar overlooks the mouth of Stann Creek and the Caribbean Sea. Hours can be unpredictable but it's open most nights, offering drinks, music and bar food such as wing…
Teahouse in Hopkins

Herbal Healer Tea Bar

With 22 types of homegrown tea, smoothies, juices and even homemade wine (tea and drinks BZ$4 to BZ$12), this is a zen place to nurse a cuppa. There's a gift shop with herbal remedies and an organic garden out the b…