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

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

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

G SPOT FOOD TRUCK (Newtown, Trinidad)
Breakfast / Free Wi-Fi / Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / International / Port of Spain / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

G SPOT FOOD TRUCK (Newtown, Trinidad)


G SPOT FOOD TRUCK checks all the boxes for us with its healthy tasty food and some serious attention to the details from the truck’s design to the ingredients. Situated on busy Maraval Road, this stationary food truck is already a favorite breakfast and lunch spot in Newtown. Breakfast here amounts to Omelettes, Pancakes and … Continue reading

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (Valsayn, Trinidad)
El Dorado / Healthy Fare / Prix Fixe Lunch / Thai / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (Valsayn, Trinidad)


UPDATE: SOMBAT’S relocated to #209 Southern Main Road, Spring Village, Valsayn on 25th July 2016. Tipped off months ago by fellow food lovers on Instagram, SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE has become one of our favorite food finds in Trinidad! The chef, Sombat Mekhawong hails from Thailand and his menu includes Thai favorites like Pad Thai, Panang Curry, … Continue reading

COLOZ (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Buffet / Caribbean/Creole / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

COLOZ (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


A long time favorite for local Creole food, COLOZ made a move a couple of months ago to One Woodbrook Place. With this new location comes significantly better parking options (no wreckers!) and a more comfortable interior space with a few tables outside. Thankfully the food has remained the same – tasty, buffet style and a great value for … Continue reading