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”) have one of the best views in Trinidad.   Nevertheless, the interior space and terrace of this lounge-style … 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

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

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

Sundays are for Lunch @ CHAUD!
Brunch / Caribbean/Creole / International / Open on Sundays / Port of Spain

Sundays are for Lunch @ CHAUD!


Confession time…we’re not big fans of buffets. Oh, we love the idea of a buffet, but the sad truth is that we don’t like the idea of the mix n’ match cuisines on a buffet.  Not to mention that most buffets are fraught with the danger of overcooked or “old” food. CHAUD’s new Sunday Lunch (brunch) … Continue reading

ABRAHAM’S GRILL HUT (Cunupia, Trinidad)
Cunupia / Halal Menu Items / International / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

ABRAHAM’S GRILL HUT (Cunupia, Trinidad)


Bright and airy with a well-priced menu, the recently opened ABRAHAM’S GRILL HUT in Cunupia is sure to become a favourite dining destination in Central Trinidad. The menu offers up something for everyone — burgers, sandwiches, salads, quesadillas, fried chicken, delicious pasta dishes, tons of sides and “fun stuff” like fried calamari, popcorn chicken, mini … Continue reading

CASA RESTAURANT at The Carlton Savannah (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
International / Port of Spain

CASA RESTAURANT at The Carlton Savannah (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


On the second floor of The Carlton Savannah Hotel hides CASA RESTAURANT, one of Trinidad’s most elegant and best kept secrets for dinner. We were  invited to CASA for a chef’s table dinner and loved it from the time we opened the door. Upon entering, your eyes are immediately drawn to the floor-to-ceiling ivory curtains … Continue reading

DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Entertainment/Live Music / International / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


The best lounges don’t have to try.  No need for the ubiquitous liquor company-sponsored nights, promo girls putting in weekly appearances or killing themselves to stay relevant. DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (yes, the formerly know as Drink Wine Bar) just works. Of course, it helps that Dr!nk boasts a brand new look and menu that plays … Continue reading

SALAD CAFE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / International / Juice Bar / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

SALAD CAFE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


Get ready for tons of healthy choices at the SALAD CAFE, a new restaurant on the Avenue in Woodbrook.  We’re talking salads that make a meal like D Big Shot (lettuce, olives, capers cherry tomatoes, chick peas and feta cheese with salmon and tossed in a cumin dressing. The cafe menu is cleverly divided into … Continue reading

URBAN OASIS CAFE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Free Wi-Fi / International / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

URBAN OASIS CAFE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


Dinner and a movie just got easier thanks to the recent opening of URBAN OASIS CAFE in the Digicel IMAX complex at One Woodbrook Place. The menu at this full-service cafe is short and sweet with sandwiches, salads and pasta along with desserts, a full coffee bar and a fantastic tea selection from Numi Organic … Continue reading