Going to Tobago for the 2012 Blue Food Festival?
Visit a few of our favourite Tobago restaurants on Saturday and make it a weekend of glorious eating:
Breakfast: ORIGINAL PANCAKE HOUSE (Crown Point, Tobago): If you’re lucky enough to be in Tobago by Saturday morning, make a breakfast stop here for pancakes, waffles, eggs, and local breakfast favourites like buljol and bake. (Saturday Hours: 7:30am-12:30pm; (868) 639-9866) Also, check out our 5 Picks for Breakfast in Tobago!
Lunch: CAFE HAVANA (Bacolet, Tobago): Check Cafe Havana for a touch of glam and well executed dishes like fried calamari, seafood salad and a grilled mahi mahi sandwich. The best part is that T&T locals get 20 percent off all meals at Cafe Havana. (868) 639-2357)
Dinner: SALSA KITCHEN (Scarborough, Tobago): Here’s your chance sample Tobago’s best (and only) tapas restaurant! Our picks are the Seafood Ajillo – shrimp, squid & fish in garlic and parsley; Minted Pork – strips of sizzling pork in a sweet & spicy mint sauce; and the Lamb Caribbean special – grilled saddle of lamb in a tamarind sauce w/tomato choka. (Reservations are essential and are accepted starting at 6pm; (868) 639-1522)
Dinner: KARIWAK VILLAGE RESTAURANT (Crown Point, Tobago): Make a reservation for Kariwak’s popular buffet dinner, you’ll be delighted you took our advice! The menu changes regularly but on our last visit the buffet offered up a Mixed Vegetable Salad, Marinated Cauliflower Salad, Baked Fish w/Dill, Lamb Chops w/Herbs, Savoury Rice, Oven-Baked Potatoes, Stewed Bodi Beans, and Coconut Sponge Cake, Chocolate Cream Pie or Housemade Ice Cream for dessert . (Saturday Dinner Hours: 7:30pm-9:30pm (live entertainment: 8pm-11pm); Reservations are strongly recommended; (868) 639-8442)
Meal on the Go: If you want a quick meal or just ‘feelin’ for soup, check DE BOSS…AH SOUP (Canaan, Tobago). Saturday’s soup lineup sounds great – cow heel; pig tail; fish broth; beef; vegetable and corn soups. (Saturday Hours: 7am-7pm; (868) 389-4455)
Sunday Lunch (and Dinner): Blue food, blue food, blue food @ Tobago’s 2012 Blue Food Festival!
Check out the complete list of TOBAGO’S RESTAURANTS featured on TriniChow.