From lush natural landscapes to unspoiled beaches, Trinidad makes the perfect backdrop for your tropical vacation. When it’s time to refuel after a long day of soaking up the sun or exploring all the island’s wondrous offerings, there are no shortage of incredible restaurants to satisfy your appetite. Read on for the top restaurants in Trinidad you should visit while on your next vacation.
BUZO Osteria Italiana
Conveniently situated just a short drive away from Hilton Trinidad, BUZO Osteria Italiana boasts delectable Italian cuisine in the heart of the Caribbean. Open for lunch, dinner, and even late night after an evening spent dancing the night away, BUZO serves up traditional Italian and European cuisine in Port of Spain. Regarded as one of the top spots on the island, a meal at BUZO offers incredible service and an even better experience. Be sure to order the lasagna al ragu – rumor has it it’ll melt in your mouth!
Looking for a fine dining experience complete with local fare and international dishes? Chaud is the place for you. Great for special occasions or romantic nights out, Chaud specializes in modern international cuisine with a Caribbean twist. With its cozy, minimalistic atmosphere and superb service, Chaud is a must-visit while staying on the island. What to expect on the menu? Think guava barbecue shrimp, tamarind-glazed pork chops and maple-glazed duck breast, just to name a few!
If you find yourself in the mood for some Mediterannean cuisine, look no further than Aioli. Aioli offers Mediterannean-inspired fare, serving lunch, tapas and dinner. With it’s friendly waitstaff, extensive menu and great ambience, Chef Aboud’s Aioli truly offers the full package. Be sure to try the fried oysters or the sea-bass, and cap off your meal with a basil-infused panna cotta! For those in a hurry, Aioli offers a marketplace downstairs, perfect for those looking to get a delicious take away meal!
Texas de Brazil
In short, Texas de Brazil is a steak-lover’s paradise. Come hungry, as portions here are plentiful and not for the faint of heart! For those looking to try a wide variety of meats and dishes, Texas de Brazil offers an all-you-can-eat buffet equipped with various meats and a well-appointed salad bar for those who may be vegetarian! If you’re looking for a great brunch spot in town, Texas de Brazil also serves brunch, with a fixed price offering complete with omelettes, crepes and waffles alongside the restaurant’s traditional offerings.
Hakka Restaurant & Bar
Asian cuisine, anyone? Hakka Restaurant and Bar has got you covered. Enter Hakka and find yourself immersed in an impressive ambience with an even more impressive menu. The cuisine at Hakka is best described as Asian fusion with hints of Indian cuisine, a nod to some of Trinidad’s cultural heritage. Try the customer favorite sweet and sour fish paired with veggie noodles for a meal that surely won’t disappoint! Flavors here can be spicy, so be sure to order with caution!