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 that comes with 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

RuStreet (St. Clair, Trinidad)
International / Late Night Hours / 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

SHESHA CAFE & LOUNGE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Arabic / Halal Menu Items / Late Night Hours / Mediterranean / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SHESHA CAFE & LOUNGE (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


With the opening of SHESHA CAFE & LOUNGE, Trinidad’s One Woodbrook Place is one step closer to becoming a culinary hotspot in the Port of Spain area. The concept is simple, Mediterranean food via a lunch menu of salads, pasta dishes, and sandwiches, while dinner at Shesha is a tapas-based experience.  Think Middle Eastern classics — fattoush, … 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

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)


Tucked inside a gorgeous 120 year-old building with loads of architectural charm, sits LA CANTINA PIZZERIA. LA CANTINA started out bringing its pies to pizza lovers in Tobago and opened a Trinidad location in December 2012.  With seating for nearly 100 people — an outdoor patio (perfect for people watching), a large separate bar area (ideal for ‘limin’), and … Continue reading

SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Korean / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


Situated on the corner of Murray Street and Ariapita Avenue, SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT is a no-frills spot delivering authentic Korean dishes and a fun tableside grill experience. We recently visited SONATA and were pleasantly surprised to have the restaurant and Gabriela, the chef/waitress, all to ourselves.  On our last few visits, it’s been all about the lovely Gimbap — … Continue reading