TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: APRIL – MAY 2014
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: APRIL – MAY 2014

NEW RESTAURANTS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO THE PORT (Woodbrook, Trinidad) - We’re so excited to visit The Port (and sample its Mediterranean Creole menu and sushi options) at One Woodbrook Plaza. (868) 628-4089. Opening for dinner only the week of June 2nd, Monday-Saturday  (from 6:30pm) with a plan to also open for lunch the week of June 9th.  Link to The … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: MARCH 2014
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: MARCH 2014

NEW RESTAURANTS IN TRINIDAD LUCE at the Hilton Trinidad (Port of Spain, Trinidad) Opened this month serving a tapas-style menu of sushi, appetizers, desserts, etc. in a gorgeous space with an absolutely fantastic view!  Hours are 5pm-11pm, Tuesday to Thursday and 6pm-12 midnight, Friday & Saturday. (868) 225-2000.  More details here. PITA PIT (St. Augustine, Trinidad) added a … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: FEBRUARY 2014
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: FEBRUARY 2014

NEW RESTAURANTS, REOPENINGS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO ALLEGRIA FROZEN YOGURT & CUPCAKES (Gulf City Mall, San Fernando, Trinidad) opened in mid- February. Hours are Monday – Sunday: 10am-9pm.  (868) 688-8009. ASIAN FUSION (Arima, Trinidad) is scheduled to open on February 28th and feature “delightful Asian cuisine and mouthwatering local dishes.” Opening hours from 10:30am.  #13 Hollis … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: DECEMBER 2013/JANUARY 2014
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: DECEMBER 2013/JANUARY 2014

NEW RESTAURANTS, REOPENINGS & NEW MENUS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO BAREFOOT BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad) - Chef Ed Inglefield’s Barefoot Bistro opened in December 2013. Currently open for lunch, BAREFOOT BISTRO is “casual and easygoing spot that offers vegan/vegetarian meals, also including meat options.” Link to menu.  Monday-Friday: 12pm-2:30pm (breakfast is coming soon!).  #22 Gallus Street. (868) 395-1473 ARNOS VALE … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: NOVEMBER 2013
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: NOVEMBER 2013

NEW RESTAURANTS & REOPENINGS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO THE RUSTY BARREL (San Fernando, Trinidad) – This full service restaurant opened on November 15th and features menu items like BBQ Cowheel, the salmon Cointreau, fried red snapper, barrel wings and more. Hours are Tuesday-Thursday: 11am – 10pm and Friday-Saturday: 11am – 2am.  Corner Prince Charles Street and Cipero … Continue reading

Tasting the World: The T&T Consular Corps International Food Festival
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Tasting the World: The T&T Consular Corps International Food Festival

Cuisines from around the globe converged at the Hilton Trinidad for the Consular Corps International Food Festival on October 12th. In its third year, this popular food festival is organised by The Consular Corps of Trinidad & Tobago to raise much-needed funds for local nonprofits including The Children’s Life Fund, National Centre for Persons with Disabilities, Community Chest … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: OCTOBER 2013
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: OCTOBER 2013

NEW RESTAURANTS, REOPENINGS, NEW MENUS, SPECIALS, etc. JOSHUA’S ON THE CORNER (Port of Spain, Trinidad) opened its doors on October 19th. Join their e-mail list here and check out Joshua’s On The Corner on Facebook (link).  Corner of Tragarete & French. ELLERZ CAFE (St. Augustine, Trinidad) brings a new “gourmet comfort food” to the St. Augustine and UWI area.  #32 … Continue reading

TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: September 2013
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TriniChow Food & Restaurant News Roundup: September 2013

NEW RESTAURANTS, REOPENINGS, RELOCATIONS, NEW MENUS, etc. CHUTNEY HUT (Barataria, Trinidad) – Love the name and the cute branding, can’t wait to sample the food!  The menu is short and sweet – Pholourie, Kachourie, Aloo Pies, Saheena and a very intriguing sounding Debe-On-A-Stick along with a choice of five chutneys (tamarind, coconut, pepper, sweet and pommecythere). … Continue reading

Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago: AUGUST 15th-30th, 2013
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Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago: AUGUST 15th-30th, 2013

Saturdays, August 17th through September 21st, 9am-3pm, COOKING WITH CONFIDENCE (short course) at Marabella Campus of TTHTI (Trinidad & Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute), Marabella, Trinidad.  This short course is $1,850.  Email info@tthti.edu.tt or call (868) 634-4250 for more information. Link to flyer.  $ Saturday, August 17, 1pm-4pm,  DOLCE VALLEY CHEESE TASTING at The Happy Gourmet (Valsayn, Trinidad).  “Come by and find out more about … Continue reading

New Restaurants in Trinidad & Tobago: JULY/AUGUST 2013
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New Restaurants in Trinidad & Tobago: JULY/AUGUST 2013

SHESHA CAFE & LOUNGE (Woodbrook, Trinidad) – Tasty Mediterranean food in casual but stylish setting is back at One Woodbrook Place along with shisha and hookahs.  We love that Shesha is open on Sundays too!  #4 One Woodbrook Place, (868) 622-4927.  Link to more details on Shesha Cafe & Lounge. PEPE ROSSO PIZZERIA (Arima, Trinidad) – Attention Arima … Continue reading

Winners Announced: 2013 Table Talk Food Awards Trinidad & Tobago!
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Winners Announced: 2013 Table Talk Food Awards Trinidad & Tobago!

Buzo Osteria Italiana took home top honours at the inaugural Table Talk Food Awards Trinidad & Tobago on Saturday evening, including Restaurant of the Year, Best Decor and Best Service.  Raymond Joseph received the coveted Chef of the Year award and Joe Brown was awarded the Scotiabank Award for Lifetime Achievement. Held at the Hyatt Trinidad … Continue reading

New Restaurants in Trinidad: MAY/JUNE 2013
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New Restaurants in Trinidad: MAY/JUNE 2013

ABRAHAM’S GRILL HUT (Cunupia Village, Trinidad) – Serving pastas, burgers, sandwiches, tons of sides and “fun stuff” like fried calamari, popcorn chicken, mini burgers and fried shrimp.  #200 Monroe Road, Cunupia. (868) 223-9000. Link to Facebook page and menu. HOT SUBS CAFE at Westmall (West Moorings, Trinidad) – HOT SUBS‘ devotees will be thrilled with this new location … Continue reading