HILLTOP RESTAURANT -TTHTI (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / Open on Sundays

HILLTOP RESTAURANT -TTHTI (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


HILLTOP RESTAURANT at the Trinidad & Tobago Hospitality & Tourism Institute is one of Trinidad’s best kept dining secrets. Recently renovated, the student-run restaurant is offers breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner along with an afternoon tea at different points during the year.  Everything that we’ve heard about the food, service (and definitely the prices) make HILLTOP … Continue reading

Crews Inn LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / International

Crews Inn LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


A few Fridays ago, we were invited to dine at Crews Inn’s LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT for a special Chef’s Tasting Menu.  As always, the restaurant’s fantastic waterfront ambiance grabbed the lead role while we feasted on culinary standouts like the Roast Fillet of Sea Bass over Salsa Huancaina, Saffron Pomme Purée & Macedoine Vegetables. Sadly, due to camera issues we weren’t … Continue reading

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2013: Friday, Feb 8th
Chaguaramas / Special Event

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2013: Friday, Feb 8th

TTHTI’s annual Carnival season fete, TASTE OF CARNIVAL returns on Friday, February 8th themed as  “Sweet Han’ Secrets, The Experience.”  As always, this event will serve up some of Trinidad & Tobago’s tastiest local foods – Creole and Indian dishes, souse, corn soup, doubles, snow cone, and more. The 2013 TASTE OF CARNIVAL will feature live entertainers … Continue reading

SAILS RESTAURANT & PUB (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / International / Open on Sundays

SAILS RESTAURANT & PUB (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


Word is that Trinidad’s SAILS RESTAURANT & PUB is all about the view and the baby back ribs!  And, it’s true, this waterfront restaurant serves up finger-licking-good ribs and an expansive view of Chaguaramas Bay. Situated at the Power Boats facility in Chaguaramas, SAILS has the trappings of a typical boatyard restaurant — a very casual setting and an American-style … Continue reading

Caribbean/Creole / Chaguaramas / Special Event

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2012: Friday, Feb 17

TTHTI’s annual fete, TASTE OF CARNIVAL is back on Friday, February 17th, featuring some of Trinidad & Tobago’s tastiest local foods – Creole and Indian dishes, local sweets (sugar cake, cassava pone, korma, etc.), cutters (stuffed dumplings, souse, corn soup, etc.), vendors (doubles, snow cones and coconut water), along with locally made condiments. The TASTE OF … Continue reading

CAFFE DEL MARE (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Bakery/Pastries / Chaguaramas / International / Kids Menu / Open on Sundays / Tea Service

CAFFE DEL MARE (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


With a great marina view and stylish interior, CAFFE DEL MARE is an ideal spot to grab a light meal, dessert and coffee. Unwind here on a Sunday afternoon with coffee and pastries, and of course the Sunday newspapers, which are plentiful and include international newspapers like The New York Times and The Telegraph. CAFFE DEL MARE serves … Continue reading

Brazilian / Chaguaramas / New Openings / Port of Spain / Woodbrook

Restaurant Openings – May/June 2011

Over the last two months, Trinidad has welcomed two new Brazilian Churrascarias: TEXAS DE BRAZIL (MovieTowne, POS, Trinidad) is a U.S. based chain that opened on June 28 at MovieTowne’s Fiesta Plaza.  Read Newsday’s coverage of the opening here. GET all the details on Texas de Brazil here. IPANEMA RESTAURANT (Woodbrook, Trinidad) opened in mid-May and bills itself as “the first … Continue reading