VIAAA GOURMET BAKERY & RESTAURANT (Princes Town, Trinidad)
Halal Menu Items / Ice Cream/Gelato/Sorbet / International / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

VIAAA GOURMET BAKERY & RESTAURANT (Princes Town, Trinidad)


“This is exactly what Princes Town needed,” said a VIAAA customer on its Facebook page. Ands it’s true, VIAAA is a great addition helping fill a need in Princes Town and Trinidad. Doubling as a bakery and fast casual restaurant, the ambiance and comfortable seating will make you want to linger through breakfast, lunch and dinner. … Continue reading

Lou the Cheese Maker in Trinidad & Tobago
Food Makers / Italian

Lou the Cheese Maker in Trinidad & Tobago

“Lou is awesome.  He has been making cheese in Grande Riviere in rural northern Trinidad for the last 2 years.” We’re big fans of DOLCE VALLE DAIRY‘s locally-made full cream yogurt and Italian cheeses including the fresh mozzarella cheese, Rosemary Cheese and Caciotta Nutmeg Cheese. Dolce Valle products are available at All Italian Fine Wine & Foods; New Earth Organic Enterprises; Malabar Farms; The … Continue reading

THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT (Mount Pleasant , Tobago)
International / Tobago

THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT (Mount Pleasant , Tobago)


THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT landed on the Tobago food scene last May (reopening under new management) so we were thrilled to finally visit over the Easter break! Housed in an open-air setting with loads of historical ambiance, THE WATERMILL serves lunch and dinner, Monday through Saturday.  The restaurant’s menu covers all the bases and includes steaks, two fish … Continue reading

LUCE @ Hilton Trinidad (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
International / Late Night Hours / Port of Spain / Sushi

LUCE @ Hilton Trinidad (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


  LUCE opened in March 2014  at the Hilton Trinidad serving a tapas-style menu of sushi, appetizers and desserts. Based on the pictures we’ve seen and the inherent advantage of being located at the Hilton, LUCE (“loo-chay”) has one of the best views in Trinidad.  Nevertheless, the interior space of this lounge-style establishment boasts a … Continue reading

Salad Time @ CHOP CHOPS BISTRO!
Free Wi-Fi / Healthy Fare / International / Port of Spain

Salad Time @ CHOP CHOPS BISTRO!


With Carnival nearly here in Trinidad & Tobago, it’s the perfect time to talk salad as we make our last lap of calorie watching, reduced carb diets, and an overall exercise frenzy. CHOP CHOPS BISTRO recently introduced three new costume-friendly salads that can be enjoyed well beyond Carnival season — a Mediterranean Salad, Steak Salad and … Continue reading

CINNAMON BAKING (Diego Martin, Trinidad) – CLOSED
Bakery/Pastries / Diego Martin

CINNAMON BAKING (Diego Martin, Trinidad) – CLOSED


A gem of a bakery with local favorites made from scratch and baked daily, including very convenient grab-and-go breakfast service featuring coconut or fry bakes and sada roti with buljol, smoked herring, tomato choka and pumpkin in takeout containers. In true neighborhood bakery form, CINNAMON BAKING offers up something for everyone with currant rolls, croissants, mini-pizzas, accra, … Continue reading

DIANNE’S TEA SHOP (Maraval, Trinidad)
All-Day Breakfast / International / Maraval / Open on Sundays / Tea Service

DIANNE’S TEA SHOP (Maraval, Trinidad)


Opened on February 14th, DIANNE’S TEA SHOP is a bright and airy affair that we’re looking forward to sampling in the coming weeks. The restaurant’s starting out with a short menu for breakfast and lunch and of course, an afternoon tea service. So far, breakfast includes Eggs Benedict with Crab Blinis, an English Classic Breakfast, eggs … Continue reading

BAREFOOT BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad) – TEMPORARILY CLOSED
Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / International / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

BAREFOOT BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad) – TEMPORARILY CLOSED


Good healthy food, made with love & great ingredients. This could be the tagline for BAREFOOT BISTRO, a recent Woodbrook addition squarely focused on veg-centric dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients. We’ve dined here several times and can’t stop shouting out (and Instagramming) the bistro’s insanely good Spinach & Mushroom Quiche, Black Bean Hashbrowns, Chopped … Continue reading

MR. HOPS (Santa Cruz, Trinidad)
Open on Sundays / Pizza / Santa Cruz / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

MR. HOPS (Santa Cruz, Trinidad)


Serving pizza, pasta, burgers, barbecue, salads and nearly ten sides, MR. HOPS recently opened in Santa Cruz. Cuisine – Pizza; BBQ; International Hours – Monday – Thursday: 10am – 9:30pm; Friday – Saturday: 10am – 10:30pm; Sunday: 10am – 9:30pm. Address/Phone/Email – Cruz One Plaza, #1 Saddle Road, Santa Cruz, Trinidad; (868) 676-4677. Facebook Page/Links to Menu – MR. HOPS on Facebook; Mr Hops on Twitter; BBQ, … Continue reading

RuStreet (St. Clair, Trinidad)
International / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / St. Clair / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

RuStreet (St. Clair, Trinidad)


The St. Clair neighborhood is one step closer to becoming a culinary hotspot in Trinidad with the opening of RuStreet restaurant in November 2013. RuStreet offers an “international menu, signature cocktails and affordable drinks” and features dishes like Beef & Shrimp Amore, Chicken Tenders, Fish Bites, Shrimp n’ Bubbles, Yucca Fries, pasta dishes, burgers, wraps, salads, desserts and more. Cuisine – International … Continue reading

Lunch is Served: New Lunch Menu at CHAUD CAFE & WINE BAR!
Gluten Free Menu Options / International / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

Lunch is Served: New Lunch Menu at CHAUD CAFE & WINE BAR!


sand·wich (noun) an item of food consisting of two pieces of bread with meat, cheese, or other filling between them, eaten as a light meal. Doesn’t sound too exciting, right?  A great sandwich is so much more than that definition.  Done right sandwiches are a work of art, constructed from freshly baked bread (gluten-free options are available), … Continue reading

THE 106 RESTAURANT at the Chaconia Hotel (Maraval, Trinidad)
International / Maraval

THE 106 RESTAURANT at the Chaconia Hotel (Maraval, Trinidad)


Life often serves up surprises and for us, the best surprises are food-related. This time the surprise was lunch at The Chaconia Hotel’s 106 RESTAURANT where we experienced a lovely meal in a restaurant that wasn’t even on our radar. Chef Michael Paul’s double-duty lunch and dinner menu is straightforward with the starters, salads and soups coming in … Continue reading