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

KAVA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
International / Late Night Hours / Pizza / Port of Spain / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

KAVA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Weary after a busy Carnival Monday, we finally popped into KAVA for dinner to see what the pizza buzz is all about. KAVA’s pizza menu offers 18 thin crust pizzas fired by a combination gas and wood burning oven.  Exciting pizza toppings abound here from the signature KAVA (goat cheese, caramelized onions, toasted walnuts or capers) to the … Continue reading

LA CANTINA PIZZERIA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
Italian / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Pizza / Port of Spain

LA CANTINA PIZZERIA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Update (May 2014) – LA CANTINA offers a pizza buffet on Tuesdays (link to more details).  Tucked inside a gorgeous 120 year-old building with loads of architectural charm, sits LA CANTINA PIZZERIA, Trinidad’s newest authentic Italian pizzeria (bringing the count to three!). LA CANTINA started out bringing awesome pies to pizza lovers in Tobago and opened … Continue reading

BACCO PIZZERIA ITALIANA (San Fernando, Trinidad)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Pizza / San Fernando / Wine Bar

BACCO PIZZERIA ITALIANA (San Fernando, Trinidad)


Have you pulled up a chair at BACCO, Sando’s first authentic Italian pizzeria? BACCO PIZZERIA ITALIANA arrived in South Trinidad in December 2012 courtesy of the Montis, the former owners of La Cantina Pizzeria in Tobago. The centerpiece of this Sando pizzeria is a wood-fired oven, which turns out superlative pizza pies.  BACCO’s lineup also includes a changing … Continue reading

T&T Top 6: PIZZA Spots
Italian / Pizza / Port of Spain / Tobago

T&T Top 6: PIZZA Spots

1.  CHOP CHOPS BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad) – With its high quality ingredients and perfect thin crust, CHOP CHOPS is our favourite spot for gourmet pizza in Trinidad!  (We’re partial to thin crust pizzas.)  Don’t miss the Super Mushroom pizza made with a creamy white sauce and insanely fresh mushrooms. (Check out Chop Chops’ special pizza deal - … Continue reading

BUZO OSTERIA ITALIANA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
Gluten Free Menu Options / Halal Menu Items / Italian / Late Night Hours / Party/Private Rooms / Pizza / Port of Spain / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

BUZO OSTERIA ITALIANA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Buzo’s Cristian Grini was our chef for our first Sunday Italian Brunch at Fanatic Kitchen Studio on August 25th, see all the pictures from brunch here. Also, don’t miss the post & pictures of our most recent visit to BUZO and Chef Cristian Grini’s favourite dishes in Trinidad! According to TripAdvisor, BUZO OSTERIA ITALIANA is the #1 restaurant in … Continue reading

Italian / Pizza / Tobago

Is T&T’s ‘bess’ pizza in Tobago?

Well, it depends on your definition.  If best = authentic, then the best pizza in our twin island nation is definitely in Tobago.  While Trinidad has several local and international pizza chains, authentic pizza is rarely found at a chain restaurant. Tiny Tobago is actually home to two authentic Italian pizzerias – LA CANTINA (Store Bay, … Continue reading

CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
Free Wi-Fi / International / Pizza / Port of Spain

CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Specializing in brick oven pizzas with toppings like housemade lamb sausage, lobster, goat cheese or fresh spinach, CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO serves some of the best pizza in Trinidad.  Rejoice, rejoice, there’s gourmet pizza with high-quality ingredients in Trinidad! Check out our CHOP CHOPS’ slideshow below or view more pictures on Facebook. CHOP CHOPS ‘ menu also … Continue reading

SHORE THINGS CAFÉ & CRAFT (Lambeau, Tobago)
Caribbean/Creole / International / Kids Menu / Pizza / Tobago / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SHORE THINGS CAFÉ & CRAFT (Lambeau, Tobago)


Tobago’s SHORE THINGS CAFE is lovely seaside spot offering a tasty menu and the sights and sounds of the ocean and beautiful birds. The extensive menu includes sandwiches, salads, crepes, chili and pizzas, as well as housemade desserts like soursop ice cream, mango sorbet and a divine mocha cheesecake.  Quench your thirst with tropical juices … Continue reading

In the Press / Italian / Pizza / Tobago

Ciao Pizza & Mot Mot Restaurant In the News

Newsday’s Helga Trim has high praise for Tobago’s dining scene describing it as “one of the highlights of holidaying in the sister isle.” Trim visited CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough) and MOT MOT RESTAURANT (Mt. Irvine) and said “both restaurants scored high points for presentation, taste and service.”  [Trinidad & Tobago's Newsday, August 2011] Continue reading

LA CANTINA (Store Bay, Tobago)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Party/Private Rooms / Pizza / Tobago

LA CANTINA (Store Bay, Tobago)


This authentic Italian-style pizzeria is a favourite of T&T locals and tourists.  (La Cantina has recently expanded to Trinidad, opening a new location on Victoria Street in Port of Spain…more details here.) LA CANTINA offers 10 vegetarian, 11 seafood and 19 meat pizzas (the pizzas are large enough to easily feed two people).  Other menu items … Continue reading

CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough, Tobago)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Party/Private Rooms / Pizza / Tobago

CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough, Tobago)


CIAO PIZZA is one of two authentic Italian-style pizzerias in Tobago, serving vegetarian, seafood and meat pizzas made with top-notch ingredients. CIAO also offers pasta, salads and a decent wine list.  Be sure to stop in next door at CIAO CAFE for their absolutely delicious housemade gelato, other desserts and coffee beverages, or ask your server … Continue reading

Indian / New Openings / Pizza / Port of Spain / San Fernando / St. James

Restaurant Openings – February/March 2011

Two new restaurants opened in February and March: CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad) opened in February and serves gourmet brick oven pizzas, salads, and chef’s specials like Filet of Fresh Red Snapper marinated with tomato, roasted garlic, and basil.  The best part is that you can take home specials like the one above … Continue reading