SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (El Dorado, Trinidad)
El Dorado / Healthy Fare / Prix Fixe Lunch / Thai / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (El Dorado, Trinidad)


SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE is one of our favorite food finds in Trinidad! Tipped off months ago by fellow food lovers on Instagram, we finally made it to this restaurant in El Dorado this month. The restaurant is actually located within the Shelford Recreation Club (i.e., a bar). But don’t let that put you off, this is … Continue reading

U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / Farmer's Markets / Healthy Fare

U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


When’s the last time you picked tomatoes or the melongene (eggplant) for your choka? Enter the U PICK FARM in Chaguaramas where you can pick  your own vegetables in several greenhouses and an outdoor farm area. Obviously, farm-to-table is not a new concept in Trinidad and Tobago, but as we all increasingly rely on markets for the majority of … Continue reading

GIRO PIZZA (Chaguanas, Trinidad)
Chaguanas / Italian / Open on Sundays / Pizza / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

GIRO PIZZA (Chaguanas, Trinidad)


With the arrival GIRO PIZZA in Chaguanas, Italian pizza has made its way to Central Trinidad. GIRO PIZZA is a small takeout spot offering up very tasty pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven as well as desserts, all made by Gigio, the Italian owner. Customers have a wide variety of pizza options here with vegetarian, fish, meat toppings as … Continue reading

COLOZ (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Buffet / Caribbean/Creole / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

COLOZ (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


A long time favorite for local Creole food, COLOZ made a move a couple of months ago to One Woodbrook Place. With this new location comes significantly better parking options (no wreckers!) and a more comfortable interior space with a few tables outside. Thankfully the food has remained the same – tasty, buffet style and a great value for … Continue reading

Drink Your Fruits & Vegetables: Where to Find Healthy Juices in Trinidad!
Juice Bar / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

Drink Your Fruits & Vegetables: Where to Find Healthy Juices in Trinidad!

Juice the way nature intended, no sugar, no preservatives, no additives, the healthy juicing trend has arrived in T&T! Here are a few of our favorite options in Trinidad: JUICE BAR TT – Pop into this dedicated juice bar for smoothies and cold-pressed juices including the Detoxifier (pineapple, cucumber, mint), Radiant Skin (beets, apple, ginger, carrot) and Rocket Fuel … Continue reading

SALT N’ PEPPER INDIAN RESTAURANT (Maraval, Trinidad)
Gluten Free Menu Options / Indian / Maraval / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SALT N’ PEPPER INDIAN RESTAURANT (Maraval, Trinidad)


Have a favorite restaurant that you faithfully dine at weekly? You know a spot that works for lunch or dinner, dining-in or take-out. For us, that place is SALT N’ PEPPER, which opened a few months ago in the Shoppes of Maraval. Located toward the back of the shopping mall, SALT N’ PEPPER is a little short on … Continue reading

YOUTHFUL VEGAN CAFE (St. James, Trinidad)
Free Wi-Fi / Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / International / Juice Bar / St. James / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

YOUTHFUL VEGAN CAFE (St. James, Trinidad)


As much as we love all the food and wine events that we attend, most days what we really want are vegetable-centric meals and healthy snacks. Enter the YOUTHFUL VEGAN CAFE a few months ago and this approach becomes easier to maintain. Located in a bright St. James space just west of Long Circular Mall, the cafe offers”morning” … Continue reading