Caribbean Cuisine on Trinidad

Classic Caribbean fare is beloved by people from all over the world, and renowned for imparting regional spice blends, produce from the land, and gorgeous seafood. Fortunately, there's dozens of options with this cuisine on the menu.

From the informal setting of Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at The Metropolitan Restaurant, it really is possible to find the dish that suits your taste - and budget.

Before your trip begins, you can pursue the several restaurants specializing in Caribbean food awaiting Trinidad and Tobago's guests. On each restaurant's name, click to see the full article about its location, style, and more.

The Waterfront Restaurant

Downtown Port of Spain, Trinidad | 86-8-623-2222

Situated in downtown Port of Spain, The Waterfront Restaurant is on the same premises as Hyatt Regency Trinidad, and is a logical choice for people who are going to be visiting this neighborhood. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Caribbean delights and particularly seafood, but we shouldn't forget they're also masters of steak. <p>Authentic Caribbean flavors in the form of fresh seafood and steaks are available on the a la carte menu, while a buffet for lunch and dinner also served International cuisine.</p>

Cocos Hut Restaurant

Blanchisseuse, Trinidad | (868) 628-3731

Cocos Hut Restaurant is located at Laguna Mar Estate. It's 18.4 miles northeast of Port of Spain. Seafood and Caribbean fare are made for each other at this friendly restaurant atmosphere. <p>Local fare with a focus on fresh seafood and the utilization of produce grown right on-site is what you'll find on the menu at Cocus Hut Restaurant. Guests with dietary needs should let the chef know -- he will be happy to accommodate you.</p>

Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant

The vicinity of Port of Spain, Trinidad | (868) 624-3211

Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant, part of Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre, is situated 0.9 miles east of Belmont, a town in the vicinity of Port of Spain; it's approximately three and a half miles (approximately five and a half kilometers) to the east of Port of Spain. When your family is thinking about an inviting place serving Caribbean food that isn't fussy in the slightest, this mellow restaurant fits the bill. <p>With it's tall, glassed in walls, tropical plants, and contemporary furnishings, the Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant is truly a place of beauty.</p>

The Metropolitan Restaurant

Claxton Bay, Trinidad | (868) 659-2271

The Metropolitan Restaurant is on the premises of Cara Suites Hotel And Conference Center, and is a viable choice that's worth considering if you're exploring this town and nearby areas. In case you're wondering, Chaguanas is 13 miles (21 and a half kilometers) to the north. This restaurant offers a fine setting with even finer dishes, so diners who want to pair this experience with Caribbean fare will want to check it out. <p>A fusion of Caribbean and International cuisine exists on the menu at the Metropolitan.</p>

Lighthouse Restaurant

Chaguaramas, Trinidad | (868) 634-4384

Lighthouse Restaurant, on the premises of Crews Inn, is located in Chaguaramas, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Port of Spain; approximately six and a half miles (11 kilometers) to the west of Port of Spain. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Caribbean goodies, which yes, includes sandwiches, but it's also known for seafood. <p>The Lighthouse Restaurant is an open air spot that perfectly highlights the tropical setting.</p>

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
360 Degrees Revolving Restaurant Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 625-3366
Alicia's House Restaurant 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 623-2802
Bandanya 9.4 mi. Northeast of Central Port of Spain Caribbean, Fusion, International (868) 669-1914
Battimamzelle Restaurant 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean, International (868) 621-0591
Cafe Caribbean 1.6 mi. West of Central St. Augustine Caribbean (868) 663-9958
Café Trinidad Trinidad Caribbean (868) 624-1181
Chop Chops 1.1 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 622-8989
Cocos Hut Restaurant 0.9 mi. East of Central Blanchisseuse Caribbean (868) 628-3731
D' Bocas Restaurant 1.1 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 627-3474
Frankie's Restaurant 1.3 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean, Indian (868) 622-6609
Fridays Bar & Grill Trinidad American, Caribbean (868) 660-8500
House Of Flava Restaurant San Fernando, Southwestern part of Trinidad Caribbean (868) 652-5944
Lighthouse Restaurant 6.7 mi. West of Central Port of Spain American, Caribbean, International (868) 634-4384
Mangoes Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge 1.1 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 626-2646
Monix Grill And Lounge 1.1 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 221-2672
Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant 1.9 mi. Northeast of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean, International (868) 624-3211
Relish 1.4 mi. North of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean, International (868) 621-5000
Restaurant Singho Trinidad Caribbean, International, Trinidadian (868) 628-2077
The Metropolitan Restaurant Claxton Bay, Central Trinidad Caribbean, International (868) 659-2271
The Waterfall Restaurant & Bar 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean (868) 623-0883
The Waterfront Restaurant Downtown Port of Spain Caribbean, Contemporary 86-8-623-2222

Similar Food

Veni Mange

If you're willing to step just outside the box, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Rose Garden Restaurant & Lounge (868) 627-6764 Trinidadian 1.1 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain
The Original Jerk Pit (868) 653-5375 Jamaican San Fernando
The Marquis Restaurant (868) 628-9000 Creole Downtown Port of Spain
Le Beau Rivage Restaurant (868) 639-8871 Creole Trinidad
Veni Mange (868) 624-4597 Creole 1.2 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain

Oftentimes, the best places to have Caribbean cuisine on Trinidad and Tobago are those that you decide upon spontaneously while journeying to and from your hotel. However, that doesn't mean you can't plan on visiting specific venues. To learn more information concerning the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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