Creole Cuisine on Tobago

While exploring Trinidad and Tobago, expect to be impressed by the savory selection of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Those who adore Creole cuisine particularly should pay attention to those restaurants that do it best. Take a peek at the Creole menus awaiting with this handful of restaurants.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual atmosphere at Bonkers to the lovely dinner service at Miss Esmie's, it really is possible to find the dish you'll return for again and again.

Below, you can get more details about the fairly full set of options where guests can grab Creole food. Click on one of the options to view the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Tobago | (868) 660-0505

Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant

Positioned near Moriah, Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant is on the premises of Cuffie River Retreat. It is 4.9 miles northeast of Scarborough. When your family is banking on finding great Creole cooking that isn't fussy in the slightest, this mellow restaurant stands out. The dining room at Cuffie River s surrounded by forested lands, and the bounty of bird feeders inspire a collection of humming birds to spot by each day and delight guests.

El Pescador

Buccoo, Tobago | (868) 631-1266

El Pescador is situated near Mt. Irvine Bay; it's 4.9 miles to the west of Scarborough. Fresh fish from Trinidad and Tobago's coasts and Creole panache make for an exciting meal at this laid-back restaurant. Dining here takes place in an al fresco setting, where the ambiance is relaxed yet refined.


Crown Point, Tobago | (868) 639-7173

Bonkers, a part of Toucan Inn, is located in the general vicinity of Bon Accord; it's seven miles (11 kilometers) to the west-southwest of Scarborough. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before eating some delightful Creole cuisine, choose this place where the setting is casual. A mix of Creole and International cuisine creates a menu of succulent offerings that will please every customer who walks in the door.

Miss Esmie's

Crown Point, Tobago | (868) 639-9516

Miss Esmie's is located near Bon Accord; it's to the west-southwest of Scarborough. Fresh catches from and Creole panache make a nice pair at this unique eatery. A few choice menu items at Miss Esmie's include Bake & Fish and Conch & Dumpling.

Seahorse Inn

Tobago | (868) 639-0686

Seahorse Inn can be found 1.1 miles northeast of Mt. Irvine Bay; it's 3.5 miles to the west-northwest of Scarborough. Beautiful seafood and Creole panache are a great pair at this colorful establishment. Seafood and local specialties grace this menu, with some of the favorites including Pan Fried Snapper and Tobago style Beef Daube.

Similar Food

Cafe Havana

For something different in the same ballpark, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Tempo Restaurant & Pub (868) 631-8961 Caribbean 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Bon Accord
Kariwak Village (Restaurant) (868) 639-8442 Caribbean 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord
Royal Castle Crown Point (868) 639-5000 American 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord
Neptune Restaurant (868) 639-0191 Caribbean 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine Bay
Calypso Reef Restaurant At Conrado’s (868) 639-0145 ext. 6 Caribbean 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Bon Accord
Blue Moon Restaurant (868) 639-0207 Caribbean 1.2 mi. West of Central Bon Accord
King’s Bay Café (868) 771-2716 Caribbean 0.4 mi. East of Central Marsh Harbour
Chef's BBQ (868) 631-3000 Caribbean 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord
Marcia's Diner (868) 639-0359 Caribbean Bon Accord, Western part of Tobago
Cafe Havana (868) 639-2357 Cuban 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Scarborough

Some of the most memorable dining options on Trinidad and Tobago are those that you find unexpectedly while walking around during the day. However, keeping a couple of viable options on a checklist, will prevent a desperate search for food. To learn more details regarding the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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