Caribbean Cuisine on Tobago

The cuisine of the Caribbean is enjoyed throughout the islands by travelers of all kinds, especially for including savory and sweet combos, produce from the land, and the freshest seafood fare. Fortunately, there's a respectable number of dining options that have it on the menu.

With everything from the informal favorite named Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant to the inviting dinner and lunch at Caribbean Bistro, there is something to suit each and every person in your party and even for a memorable date night.

The following list allows you to get a taste for the handful of Trinidad and Tobago restaurants where guests can grab Caribbean food. For each restaurant, you can click its name to see more important info about its location, ambiance, and more.

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Tobago | (868) 660-0505

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Located near Moriah, Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant is on the same premises as Cuffie River Retreat, and is a popular choice for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting the island. In case you're wondering, Scarborough is five miles (eight kilometers) to the south west. Hoping to have a great plate of food in a comforting, convenient setting? Then start strolling towards the laid-back surroundings at Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant.

At the Cuffie River Restaurant, everything is prepared with fresh ingredients often harvested on Cuffie River grounds. Indeed, even the water is piped in from the on-site spring, making it some of the most pure water you will ever have the pleasure of tasting.

Kariwak Village (Restaurant)

Crown Point, Tobago | (868) 639-8442

Kariwak Village (Restaurant) is located close to Bon Accord; it's 7.2 miles to the west-southwest of Scarborough. Seafood and Caribbean cuisine share the same plate at this fun restaurant.

The food at Kariwak Village is always freshly made using organic ingredients. Breakfast is a selection of fresh fruits, homemade yogurts, whole grain breads, eggs made to order, and local breakfast offerings like breaded flying fish and smoked herring. The lunch and dinner menus change daily, but there is always a meat, seafood, and vegetarian offerings, and any dietary needs can be cared for if the kitchen is made aware in advance.

Miss Esmie's

Crown Point, Tobago | (868) 639-9516

Positioned near the center of Crown Point, in the vicinity of Bon Accord, Miss Esmie's is a viable option for travelers thinking about spending some time visiting this village or an adjacent area. It's west-southwest of Scarborough. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean fare make for a bold combo at this unique eatery.

A few choice menu items at Miss Esmie's include Bake & Fish and Conch & Dumpling.

Tempo Restaurant & Pub

Bon Accord, Tobago | (868) 631-8961

Tempo Restaurant & Pub is on the premises of CHIC Hotel. It is 6.5 miles west of Scarborough. The character and formality of this awesome bar and grill is 100% casual, and that's good because guests won't need to get dressed up to have mouthfuls of Caribbean food.

Caribbean Bistro

Tobago | (868) 639-9667

Caribbean Bistro, part of Le Grand Courlan Spa Resort, lies 1.1 miles northeast of Mt. Irvine; it's three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest of Scarborough. When your family is seeking great Caribbean cooking without all the fuss, this simple restaurant hits the spot.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caribbean Bistro 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine Caribbean (868) 639-9667
Chef's BBQ 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord Caribbean (868) 631-3000
Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant Central Tobago Caribbean, Creole (868) 660-0505
Jemma’s Seaview Kitchen Treehouse 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Speyside Caribbean (868) 660-4066
Kariwak Village (Restaurant) 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord Caribbean, Vegetarian (868) 639-8442
Marcia's Diner Bon Accord, Western part of Tobago Caribbean (868) 639-0359
Miss Esmie's 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord Cajun, Caribbean, Creole (868) 639-9516
Tempo Restaurant & Pub 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Bon Accord Caribbean (868) 631-8961
The Steak & Lobster Grill 1.4 mi. West of Central Bon Accord Caribbean (868) 639-8533 ext. 34

Similar Food

Cafe Havana

If you seek even more options in this same genre, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Cafe Havana (868) 660-7910 Cuban 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Scarborough
Sharon & Phebs -- Trinidadian 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central Speyside
Seahorse Inn (868) 639-0686 Creole 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine

Some of the most unique Caribbean restaurants on Trinidad and Tobago are the ones that you didn't think you'd ever wander into as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, having the names of a few reliable-looking restaurants in your daily itinerary, will make life easier when no one can decide. To read even more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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