U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / Farmer's Markets / Healthy Fare

U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


When’s the last time you picked tomatoes or the melongene (eggplant) for your choka? Enter the U PICK FARM in Chaguaramas where you can pick  your own vegetables in several greenhouses and an outdoor farm area. Obviously, farm-to-table is not a new concept in Trinidad and Tobago, but as we all increasingly rely on markets for the majority of … Continue reading

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

Crews Inn LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / International

Crews Inn LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


A few Fridays ago, we were invited to dine at Crews Inn’s LIGHTHOUSE RESTAURANT for a special Chef’s Tasting Menu.  As always, the restaurant’s fantastic waterfront ambiance grabbed the lead role while we feasted on culinary standouts like the Roast Fillet of Sea Bass over Salsa Huancaina, Saffron Pomme Purée & Macedoine Vegetables. Sadly, due to camera issues we weren’t … Continue reading

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2013: Friday, Feb 8th
Chaguaramas / Special Event

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2013: Friday, Feb 8th

TTHTI’s annual Carnival season fete, TASTE OF CARNIVAL returns on Friday, February 8th themed as  “Sweet Han’ Secrets, The Experience.”  As always, this event will serve up some of Trinidad & Tobago’s tastiest local foods – Creole and Indian dishes, souse, corn soup, doubles, snow cone, and more. The 2013 TASTE OF CARNIVAL will feature live entertainers … Continue reading

SAILS RESTAURANT & PUB (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / International / Open on Sundays

SAILS RESTAURANT & PUB (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


Situated at the Power Boats facility in Chaguaramas, SAILS RESTAURANT & BAR has the trappings of a typical boatyard waterfront restaurant – a very casual setting and an American-style menu of seafood and steak entrees alongside appetizers/sides like salads, chicken wings, wedge fries and fried cheese sticks. Take our advice,  bypass the fried fare and start with … Continue reading

Caribbean/Creole / Chaguaramas / Special Event

TTHTI Taste of Carnival 2012: Friday, Feb 17

TTHTI’s annual fete, TASTE OF CARNIVAL is back on Friday, February 17th, featuring some of Trinidad & Tobago’s tastiest local foods – Creole and Indian dishes, local sweets (sugar cake, cassava pone, korma, etc.), cutters (stuffed dumplings, souse, corn soup, etc.), vendors (doubles, snow cones and coconut water), along with locally made condiments. The TASTE OF … Continue reading