Top Choice Caribbean in Crown Point

Kariwak Village

Beneath the thatched roof and coral-stone walls of this open-air restaurant, enjoy masterpieces of Caribbean cuisine made with fresh organic herbs and vegetables from the garden. Breakfast includes local specials su…
Top Choice Caribbean in Port of Spain


Discerning locals have long known about this oasis of Trini delectability. The mom-and-pop team cook up a daily buffet of local delights, from seasoned kingfish to lamb chops or steak with mushrooms and peppers, bac…
Top Choice Italian in Port of Spain

Buzo Osteria Italiana

Set in a gorgeous old stone building, with a courtyard that's ideal for evening cocktails, this is one of Trinidad's best restaurants. The Italian chef cooks up authentic antipasti and pasta (from beef carpaccio to …
Top Choice Mediterranean in Scarborough

Salsa Kitchen

A tiny place on a hillside veranda off Wilson Rd, and run by a wonderfully welcoming husband-and-wife team, Salsa Kitchen cooks up delicious tapas bites from lobster dumplings to eggplant mozzarella, and more substa…
Top Choice Indian in Port of Spain

Dopson's Roti Shop

This renowned little place is a favorite locals' spot – many Trinis claim they make the best roti in Port of Spain here. The fillings are fresh, succulent and generous (try the curried duck), and Dopson's also cooks…
Top Choice Caribbean in Port of Spain

Veni Mangé

West Indian flavor, art, foliage and enthusiasm infuse this vibrant restaurant. Serving Caribbean cuisine with classic French influences, it’s one of the best spots for lunch in Port of Spain. Try the beef dumplings…
Top Choice Seafood in Leeward Coast

Fish Pot

This laid-back restaurant specializes in super-fresh, simply prepared seafood (with some chicken and steak dishes), and is equipped with an open-air patio. Excellent homemade bread, and great starters from fish chow…
Top Choice Italian in Scarborough

Ciao Café and Pizzeria

Both locals and foreigners come to lime at this adorable cafe, which cooks up authentic Italian pizza in a brick oven, plus great panini, coffee and the best Italian gelato in Trinidad and Tobago.
Top Choice Cafe in Scarborough

Shore Things

A couple of kilometers west of Scarborough, this is one of the most pleasant oceanside cafes on the island, serving quiche, pizza, filled crepes, salads, sandwiches and fresh juices, plus more substantial fish and m…
Top Choice Caribbean in Castara

Caribbean Kitchen

In a beautiful setting on a balcony lit with fairy lights high above the bay, this is a lovely lunch or dinner choice, with home-made pasta, bean burgers and aubergine involtini as well as local-style curried lamb a…