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

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 / 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

Drink Your Fruits & Vegetables: Where to Find Healthy Juices in Trinidad!
Juice Bar / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

Drink Your Fruits & Vegetables: Where to Find Healthy Juices in Trinidad!

UPDATED AUGUST 2016 Juice the way nature intended, no sugar, no preservatives, no additives, the healthy juicing trend has arrived in T&T! Here are a few of our favorites in Trinidad: AYUSHI ORGANIC JUICES & SMOOTHIES (Woodbrook, Trinidad; 622-3643) – These tasty juices are chock full of organic fruits and vegetables, plus they’re served in adorable mason jars (which … 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