The trendy Bandanya at Maracas Bay Hotel is so well-recommended that it has even appeared on the Food Network when the crew of the Thirsty Traveler stopped in to sample the menu. You, too, can dine at this famous spot, where local and International fare is on the menu.


The menu features many good options, including seafood, and the influence of flavors can be intriguingly varied, including elements of both Caribbean and Fusion cuisines. The formality level you should expect at this restaurant is very casual. When is this restaurant option on the table? They're open during both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.


Bandanya's dining room is set under a towering palapa, featuring hand-painted teak pillars. Open on all sides, the panoramic view of the surrounding landscape allows for peaks of the Northern Range and the Caribbean Sea.


This restaurant is on the beach, situated in Maracas Bay. It is on Maracas Bay Road. For locals and vacationers who plan on staying in Port of Spain, this dining establishment is found to the northeast of the city.

Vacationers seeking to combine their restaurant visit with some nice sightseeing opportunities should think about visiting Maracas Waterfall, which is situated a mile and a half to the south.

There are a number of fairly nearby outdoor activities to fill your afternoons if you have space in your itinerary. Golfers who visit the area should consider reserving a tee time at the nearest golf facility, St. Andrews Golf Club, which is located not too far from Bandanya. An additional option would be to while away some time relaxing on the warm sand -- Bandanya is positioned directly on Maracas Bay.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are looking for another area restaurant with some similar menu items and/or a similar price range, there are several nearby options to pick from, including Adam's Bagels & Specialty Breads.

But then again, if you're in the mood for something different, this region of Trinidad boasts an excellent range of restaurants, which offer everything from the familiar to the exotic. For example, you can also try eclectic eats at 106 The Restaurant, which is approximately five miles away.

Contact Info

Location: Maracas Bay Road, Maracas Bay, Trinidad

Phone: (868) 669-1914

Secondary Phone: (868) 393-1892




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