HILLTOP RESTAURANT -TTHTI (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / Open on Sundays

HILLTOP RESTAURANT -TTHTI (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


HILLTOP RESTAURANT at the Trinidad & Tobago Hospitality & Tourism Institute is one of Trinidad’s best kept dining secrets. Recently renovated, the student-run restaurant is offers breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner along with an afternoon tea at different points during the year. Everything we’ve heard about the food, service (and definitely the prices) make HILLTOP worth … Continue reading

DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad)
Entertainment/Live Music / International / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (Woodbrook, Trinidad)


The best lounges don’t have to try.  No need for the ubiquitous liquor company-sponsored nights, promo girls putting in weekly appearances or killing themselves to stay relevant. DR!NK LOUNGE & BISTRO (yes, the formerly know as Drink Wine Bar) just works. Of course, it helps that Dr!nk boasts a brand new look and menu that plays … Continue reading

LA CANTINA PIZZERIA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
Italian / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Pizza / Port of Spain

LA CANTINA PIZZERIA (Port of Spain, Trinidad)


Tucked inside a gorgeous 120 year-old building with loads of architectural charm, sits LA CANTINA PIZZERIA. LA CANTINA started out bringing its pies to pizza lovers in Tobago and opened a Trinidad location in December 2012.  With seating for nearly 100 people — an outdoor patio (perfect for people watching), a large separate bar area , and two dining … Continue reading

TABLESPOON COFFEE & DESSERT HOUSE (St. Augustine, Trinidad)
Bakery/Pastries / Coffeehouse / Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / Open on Sundays / St. Augustine / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

TABLESPOON COFFEE & DESSERT HOUSE (St. Augustine, Trinidad)


With great coffee, desserts and sandwiches, this cute coffeehouse is definitely a welcome addition to St. Augustine. We recently popped into TABLESPOON COFFEE & DESSERT HOUSE to grab coffee drinks and hot chocolate.  And, upon spotting the desserts we just had to stay for a lovely light lemon cake and decadent chocolate mousse cake. TABLESPOON … Continue reading

BACCO RESTAURANT & PIZZERIA  (San Fernando, Trinidad)
Italian / Open on Sundays / Pizza / San Fernando / Wine Bar

BACCO RESTAURANT & PIZZERIA (San Fernando, Trinidad)


Have you pulled up a chair at BACCO, San Fernando’s first authentic Italian pizzeria? The centerpiece of this Sando pizzeria is a wood-fired oven, which turns out superlative pizza pies.  BACCO’s lineup also includes a changing menu of soups, salads, pastas and small plates (all driven by what’s available daily in the market), as well as desserts … Continue reading

GOLDEN BELL KOREAN RESTAURANT (Port of Spain AND Maraval, Trinidad)
Korean / Open on Sundays / Port of Spain / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

GOLDEN BELL KOREAN RESTAURANT (Port of Spain AND Maraval, Trinidad)


Update March 2016 – Golden Bell has opened a second location at Royal Palm Plaza (Saddle Road) in Maraval! Hours are 11am-9pm, Monday to Sunday. (868) 235-2350. Links to menu (chicken, beef & pork; gimbap & Korean ramyun; seafood, vegetarian & sides) We’re totally smitten with GOLDEN BELL KOREAN RESTAURANT, the charm of its throwback decor, and … Continue reading

SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT (Woodbrook, Trinidad) – CLOSED
Korean / Late Night Hours / Open on Sundays / Vegetarian/Vegan Options / Woodbrook

SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT (Woodbrook, Trinidad) – CLOSED


Situated on the corner of Murray Street and Ariapita Avenue, SONATA KOREAN RESTAURANT is a no-frills spot delivering authentic Korean dishes and a fun tableside grill experience. We recently visited SONATA and were pleasantly surprised to have the restaurant and Gabriela, the chef/waitress, all to ourselves.  On our last few visits, it’s been all about the lovely Gimbap — … Continue reading