Creole Cuisine on Tobago

If you're a big fan of Creole cuisine, you might find yourself with an opportunity to treat yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, there are a few locations on Trinidad and Tobago where you can sample some.

From the very casual backdrop at Seahorse Inn to the cafes where drinks are as much a part of dinner as the dishes they serve, you're bound to find something that tempts your taste buds.

Use the list below to read more about the small handful of Creole restaurants you'll have the chance to check out while vacationing nearby. For each of the options, click to get further details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Seahorse Inn

Tobago | (868) 639-0686

Situated 1.1 miles northeast of Mt. Irvine, Seahorse Inn is a good option for guests exploring the island. Scarborough is three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the east-southeast. Fabulously fresh fish and Creole cuisine make for an exciting meal at this friendly restaurant.

Seafood and local specialties grace this menu, with some of the favorites including Pan Fried Snapper and Tobago style Beef Daube.

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Tobago | (868) 660-0505

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Located near Moriah, Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant is a part of Cuffie River Retreat. It is 4.9 miles northeast of Scarborough. When you're thinking about an inviting place serving Creole food without all the fuss, this casual restaurant is a perfect fit.

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.

Miss Esmie's

Crown Point, Tobago | (868) 639-9516

Miss Esmie's is located near Bon Accord; it is to the west-southwest of Scarborough. Fabulously fresh fish and Creole cuisine both describe the best dishes at this noteworthy dining option.

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

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If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Chef's BBQ (868) 631-3000 Caribbean 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord
KFC Scarborough (868) 639-2374 American Downtown Scarborough
Jemma’s Seaview Kitchen Treehouse (868) 660-4066 Caribbean 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Speyside
Caribbean Bistro (868) 639-9667 Caribbean 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine
The Steak & Lobster Grill (868) 639-8533 ext. 34 Caribbean 1.4 mi. West of Central Bon Accord
Jade Monkey Casino Bar & Grill (868) 631-0044 American 0.3 mi. West-Northwest of Central Bon Accord
Buccanneer Beach Bar & Grill (868) 639-0191 American 3.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central downtown Scarborough
Kariwak Village (Restaurant) (868) 639-8442 Caribbean 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord
Tempo Restaurant & Pub (868) 631-8961 Caribbean 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Bon Accord
Royal Castle Crown Point (868) 639-5000 American 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord

Sometimes, the most exciting food and drink options on Trinidad and Tobago are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. However, including the names of a few interesting-sounding restaurants on your schedule, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To discover even more concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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