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ChefChat: Joseph Habr of Joseph’s Restaurant (Maraval, Trinidad)
Arabic / Chef Stories

ChefChat: Joseph Habr of Joseph’s Restaurant (Maraval, Trinidad)

Our most recent visit to Joseph’s Restaurant was for ChefChat, a partnership with EatAhFood.com where we interview chefs in Trinidad to learn more about their background, cooking style and take on Trinidad’s culinary scene.  Season One of ChefChat was filmed during 2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week. Chef Joseph Habr’s eponymous restaurant feels like home no matter when we … Continue reading

Participating Restaurants & Menus: 2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week, 16th-25th September
Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago

Participating Restaurants & Menus: 2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week, 16th-25th September

2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week is Friday, 16th to Sunday, 25th September! Here are the 2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week menus and numbers for participating restaurants as well as other important 2016 Trinidad Restaurant Week details: MENUS: Each participating restaurant will offer a special prix fixe DINNER and/or LUNCH menu. Most restaurants will be offering plated meals rather than buffets. PRICES: Prices listed … Continue reading

Food & Wine Events, New Restaurants & Other News in Trinidad & Tobago: SEPTEMBER 2016
Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago / News

Food & Wine Events, New Restaurants & Other News in Trinidad & Tobago: SEPTEMBER 2016

FOOD & WINE EVENTS – SEPTEMBER 2016 2016 TRINIDAD RESTAURANT WEEK! 16th – 25th SEPTEMBER participating restaurants and menus are here (link). Sunday, September 19th, 9am-2pm, INTERNATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY with DESTINATION CHOCOLATE @ SANTA CRUZ GREEN MARKET (Santa Cruz, Trinidad). Link to event page.  FREE ADMISSION WEDNESDAYS starting September 21st or THURSDAYS starting September 22nd, 3pm-5pm, KIDS CAN COOK … Continue reading

Starbucks opens in SouthPark Shopping Centre (San Fernando, Trinidad)
Coffeehouse / New Openings / San Fernando

Starbucks opens in SouthPark Shopping Centre (San Fernando, Trinidad)

In partnership with Prestige Holdings Limited, Starbucks opened its first store in Trinidad on Monday, 29th August 2016 at SouthPark Shopping Centre in San Fernando. Starbucks Trinidad’s menu is built on the standard coffee and tea beverages – espressos, tea, hot chocolate, Frappuccinos (blended beverages) and of course freshly brewed coffee. Coffees served daily include the … Continue reading

Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago: AUGUST 22nd-31st 2016
Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago / Special Event / Wine & Spirits Event

Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago: AUGUST 22nd-31st 2016

Wednesday, August 24th, 6pm-8pm, BEER TASTING & EDUCATION SESSION at Fanatic Kitchen Studio (Port of Spain, Trinidad). Session will be conducted by Norris Blanc. Cost is $350. Contact Lisa Johnstone 789-0850 or Sita Seemungal 681-1423 to book. Link to flyer. $ Friday, August 26th, 5:30pm-7:30pm, WINE TASTING @ TNT WINE CELLAR LIMITED (Point Lisas, Couva, Trinidad). Cost is $200. … Continue reading

2016 KIDS Culinary Camps in Trinidad & Tobago
Cooking Class / Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago / Special Event

2016 KIDS Culinary Camps in Trinidad & Tobago

2016 KIDS ONE DAY COOKING CLASSES with CHEF BIANCA BIANCO (St. Joseph, Trinidad). Call (868) 662-7244 or 719-8092 or email chefbbianco@gmail.com for more information or to book. Ages 7-12 years and 13-17 years. $275 per class.  Link to flyer and menu. JULY 18th -22nd, 10am – 2pm AUGUST 1st – 5th, 10am – 2pm COOKING FOR TEENS VACATION COURSES 2016 … Continue reading

LAYALI CAFE, The House of Turkish Coffee (Diego Martin, Trinidad)
Arabic / Breakfast / Coffeehouse / Diego Martin

LAYALI CAFE, The House of Turkish Coffee (Diego Martin, Trinidad)


Incongruously tucked away in Diego Martin’s Starlite Shopping Plaza, LAYALI CAFE is such a lovely find with its Arabic teas, desserts, salads and sandwiches and of course Turkish coffee.  We stumbled on this gem thanks to a fellow food lover’s Instagram post and can’t wait to sip and nibble our way through the menu. The tea and desserts sampled … Continue reading