Italian / Pizza / Tobago

Is T&T’s ‘bess’ pizza in Tobago?

Well, it depends on your definition.  If best = authentic, then the best pizza in our twin island nation is definitely in Tobago.  While Trinidad has several local and international pizza chains, authentic pizza is rarely found at a chain restaurant. Tiny Tobago is actually home to two authentic Italian pizzerias – LA CANTINA (Store Bay, … Continue reading

CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
Free Wi-Fi / Healthy Fare / International / Pizza / Port of Spain / St. James / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Specializing in brick oven pizzas with toppings like housemade lamb sausage, lobster, goat cheese or fresh spinach, CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO serves some of the best pizza in Trinidad. Check out our CHOP CHOPS’ slideshow below or view more pictures on Facebook. CHOP CHOPS’ menu also features soups like Shrimp Chowder, Roasted Vegetable and Pumpkin; hearty salads; and … Continue reading

SHORE THINGS CAFÉ & CRAFT (Lambeau, Tobago)
Caribbean/Creole / International / Kids Menu / Pizza / Tobago / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SHORE THINGS CAFÉ & CRAFT (Lambeau, Tobago)


Tobago’s SHORE THINGS CAFE is lovely seaside spot offering a tasty menu and the sights and sounds of the ocean and beautiful birds. The extensive menu includes sandwiches, salads, crepes, chili and pizzas, as well as housemade desserts like soursop ice cream, mango sorbet and a divine mocha cheesecake.  Quench your thirst with tropical juices … Continue reading

In the Press / Italian / Pizza / Tobago

Ciao Pizza & Mot Mot Restaurant In the News

Newsday’s Helga Trim has high praise for Tobago’s dining scene describing it as “one of the highlights of holidaying in the sister isle.” Trim visited CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough) and MOT MOT RESTAURANT (Mt. Irvine) and said “both restaurants scored high points for presentation, taste and service.”  [Trinidad & Tobago’s Newsday, August 2011] Continue reading

LA CANTINA (Store Bay, Tobago)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Party/Private Rooms / Pizza / Tobago

LA CANTINA (Store Bay, Tobago)


This authentic Italian-style pizzeria is a favourite of T&T locals and tourists.  (La Cantina has recently expanded to Trinidad, opening a new location on Victoria Street in Port of Spain…more details here.) LA CANTINA offers 10 vegetarian, 11 seafood and 19 meat pizzas (the pizzas are large enough to easily feed two people).  Other menu items … Continue reading

CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough, Tobago)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Party/Private Rooms / Pizza / Tobago

CIAO PIZZA (Scarborough, Tobago)


CIAO PIZZA is one of two authentic Italian-style pizzerias in Tobago, serving vegetarian, seafood and meat pizzas made with top-notch ingredients. CIAO also offers pasta, salads and a decent wine list.  Be sure to stop in next door at CIAO CAFE for their absolutely delicious housemade gelato, other desserts and coffee beverages, or ask your server … Continue reading

Indian / New Openings / Pizza / Port of Spain / San Fernando / St. James

Restaurant Openings – February/March 2011

Two new restaurants opened in February and March: CHOP CHOPS GOURMET MARKET & BISTRO (Port of Spain, Trinidad) opened in February and serves gourmet brick oven pizzas, salads, and chef’s specials like Filet of Fresh Red Snapper marinated with tomato, roasted garlic, and basil.  The best part is that you can take home specials like the one above … Continue reading