THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT (Mount Pleasant , Tobago)
International / Tobago

THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT (Mount Pleasant , Tobago)


THE WATERMILL RESTAURANT landed on the Tobago food scene last May (reopening under new management) so we were thrilled to finally visit over the Easter break! Housed in an open-air setting with loads of historical ambiance, THE WATERMILL serves lunch and dinner, Monday through Saturday.  The restaurant’s menu covers all the bases and includes steaks, two fish … Continue reading

2013 Tobago Blue Food Festival: Sunday, October 13th
Food Festivals / Tobago

2013 Tobago Blue Food Festival: Sunday, October 13th

Tobago’s 2013 BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL is Sunday, October 13th!   (Link to our 2012 Tobago Blue Food Festival pictures.) Dasheen is the star again at the 2013 BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL as local cooks apply their sweet hands to this beloved ground provision turning out inventive appetizers, innovative entrees, creative desserts, robust liqueurs.  Live entertainment and the unique … Continue reading

12 Hours in Tobago: Good Eats & Great Sights
Tobago

12 Hours in Tobago: Good Eats & Great Sights

Think you’ve done Tobago?  Try our very ambitious food-focused itinerary for a slice of Tobago’s rich food culture! 7:30 am: Breakfast at Tobago’s House of Pancakes (Crown Point) – Kick off your day with a breakfast made with love by Kathy, House of Pancakes’ chef/owner.  Our standard order here is the pineapple pancakes topped with shredded coconut, scrambled eggs and bacon. … Continue reading

RENMAR’S RESTAURANT & BAR (Pigeon Point, Tobago)
Caribbean/Creole / Tobago

RENMAR’S RESTAURANT & BAR (Pigeon Point, Tobago)


Located at Pigeon Point, RenMar’s Restaurant & Bar is spot on for a very lively beachfront bar atmosphere and a daily lunch of Tobago’s favourite dishes. We like to stop into RenMar’s after a beach session for cocktails and tasty lunch dishes like stewed goat, baked chicken, curry chicken, fried fish, macaroni pie, callaloo, rice, … Continue reading

2012 Tobago Blue Food Festival: Oct 14
Food Festivals / Tobago

2012 Tobago Blue Food Festival: Oct 14

2013 BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL is October 13th, more details here (LINK). Link to our 2012 Tobago Blue Food Festival pictures. Tobago’s 2012 BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL is Sunday, October 14th! As always, versatile dasheen is the main ingredient as local cooks create appetizers, entrees, desserts, beverages and liqueurs from this superstar provision.  Festival patrons can enjoy cooking demonstrations … Continue reading

BENNE CAFE – Magdalena Grand Beach Resort (Tobago)
Bakery/Pastries / Open on Sundays / Tea Service / Tobago

BENNE CAFE – Magdalena Grand Beach Resort (Tobago)


Located off the lobby of Tobago’s gorgeous Magdalena Grand Beach Resort, BENNE CAFE is our new favourite place to unwind and enjoy sweet treats and a cup of coffee or tea.  This lovely gem of a cafe specializes in light fare including freshly-baked pastries, cookies, breads, and beverages. (See all our pics here!) BENNE CAFE’s extensive beverage menu offers smoothies (made … Continue reading

JO JO’S (Shirvan Plaza, Tobago) – CLOSED
Caribbean/Creole / Tobago / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

JO JO’S (Shirvan Plaza, Tobago) – CLOSED


JO JO’S CUISINE serves up local favourites like sada roti, fry bake, tomato choka, aloo pies, bake & salth fish for breakfast, while lunch specials include dhalpurie, buss up shot, curry duck, chicken, lamb and goat. Located in Tobago’s Shirvan Plaza shopping complex, JO JO’S  restaurant offers a spacious bright dine-in area and take-out orders. (Meats … 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

KRACKERS RESTAURANT (Shirvan Plaza, Tobago)
Caribbean/Creole / Late Night Hours / Tobago / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

KRACKERS RESTAURANT (Shirvan Plaza, Tobago)


Related Link: 12 Hours in Tobago: Good Eats & Great Sights Krackers is under new management since we wrote this post. Located in Tobago’s Shirvan Plaza, KRACKERS RESTAURANT features inexpensive international and Creole-style cuisine in a comfortable setting. KRACKERS’ real strength is that it’s Tobago best fast-casual option.  The buffet menu changes daily with choices like barbeque ribs, grilled … Continue reading

CAFFE MIA ITALIAN BISTRO & BAR (Lowlands, Tobago)
International / Italian / Open on Sundays / Tobago / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

CAFFE MIA ITALIAN BISTRO & BAR (Lowlands, Tobago)


Situated in Lowlands, CAFFE MIA offers Italian pasta dishes, sandwiches, soups and housemade desserts, along with a taste of England with its British-style Sunday roast. We stopped in to partake in this English traditional Sunday meal of roasted lamb, beef, pork or chicken with all the trimmings. A few minutes into CAFFE MIA’s golden half-roast … Continue reading