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 recently opened stationary food truck is already a favorite breakfast and lunch spot in Newtown. Breakfast here amounts to savoury … Continue reading

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

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (El Dorado, Trinidad)


UPDATE: SOMBAT’S is relocating to #209 Southern Main Road, Spring Village, Valsayn in mid-July 2016. SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE is one of our favorite food finds in Trinidad! Tipped off months ago by fellow food lovers on Instagram, we finally made it to this restaurant in El Dorado this month. The restaurant is actually located within the … Continue reading

GIRO PIZZA (Chaguanas, Trinidad)
Chaguanas / Italian / Open on Sundays / Pizza / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

GIRO PIZZA (Chaguanas, Trinidad)


GIRO PIZZA turns out tasty pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven as well as desserts, all made by Gigio, the Italian owner. Customers have a wide variety of pizza options here with vegetarian, fish, meat toppings as well as a white pizza. And, if you’re looking for a pizza for one, GIRO’s features pizza pies in two sizes – … Continue reading

COLOZ (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Buffet / Caribbean/Creole / Open on Sundays / 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

SALT N’ PEPPER INDIAN RESTAURANT (Maraval, Trinidad)
Gluten Free Menu Options / Indian / Maraval / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SALT N’ PEPPER INDIAN RESTAURANT (Maraval, Trinidad)


Have a favorite restaurant that you faithfully dine at weekly? You know a spot that works for lunch or dinner, dining-in or take-out. For us, that place is SALT N’ PEPPER in the Shoppes of Maraval. Located toward the back of the shopping mall, SALT N’ PEPPER is a little short on ambiance, but the food, oh the food. … Continue reading

Where to Find Korean Food in Trinidad!
Korean / Port of Spain / St. James / Woodbrook

Where to Find Korean Food in Trinidad!

Korean food in Trinidad? Although not as ubiquitous as Trinidad’s Chinese restaurants, you can find Korean food in Trinidad. Here’s the list, short and sweet — two restaurants, one bakery and one caterer: GOLDEN BELL KOREAN RESTAURANT (Maraval Road in Newtown, POS AND Royal Palm Plaza in Maraval, Trinidad) – Golden Bell does a brisk lunch business, but … Continue reading