Guidebook
Food Scene

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Adam's Bagels
In addition to bagels and other freshly baked goods and great Syrian/Lebonese delicacies, Adams Bagels sells their house sauces including pepper sauce and a wide variety of excellent desserts - 20-minute (10.9 km) drive from Green Space.

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David Hoffmann’s Davidsbeenhere Adam's Bagels

Aioli Market Place
This epicurean market is a magnet for foodies. They offer a wide range of takeout options including handmade pasta, pizza, sushi, poke bowls, and baked goods. I have the Fit salmon and grilled broccoli when I am feeling virtuous and the towering bagel and lox when I am feeling more indulgent - 25-minute (11.1 km) drive from Green Space.

Café Mariposa
This family-owned restaurant is walking distance from the Lopinot Historical Complex. They serve Spanish creole cuisine incorporating cocoa and chocolate. Patrons can choose their protein that is served with fixed side dishes. Ours was served in a leaf-lined calabash bowl and was delicious. Their black fruit cake flavoured ice cream was silky and decadent - 1-hour 15-minute (38.6 km) drive from Green Space.

Captain Doubles
Enjoy Trinidad’s most popular street food of fried flat bread sandwiches filled with curried chickpeas/channa, fried on the spot in this food truck – 16 minute (9.4 km) drive from Green Space.

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David Hoffmann’s Davidsbeenhere Captain Doubles

Chocolate Bar Café
Chocolate delicacies made from local single estate cocoa and food. I recommend sampling their creole cocoa in their outdoor seating area and take a short climb up their cocoa house to see if they are drying any cocoa beans. They also serve sandwiches, smoothies and desserts - 5-minute drive (2.4 km) from Green Space.

Deen's Doubles
Deen's Doubles is run by the "first family of doubles" according to the history chronicled in the book Out of a Doubles Kitchen by Badru Deen. Doubles (fried flat bread sandwiches filled with curried chickpeas/channa) were introduced in 1936 and continue to be the most popular street food in Trinidad. Deen's Doubles was featured in Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations Trinidad edition - 15-minute (7.8 km) drive from Green Space.

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Bizzarre Foods Delicious Destinations Trinidad

Dianne's Tea Shop
We enjoy their afternoon tea served on a three tiered server complete with warm scones, cream and preserves - 25-minute (11.1 km) drive from Green Space.

El Pecos Grill
This local food chain serves a wide range of traditional creole food which is an extremely affordable option for hearty, well-seasoned take-out food. There are plenty of options for vegetarians (and others). Be sure to treat yourself to their lovely cupcakes for dessert - 35-minute (14.8 km) drive from Green Space.

Golden Bell Korean
Their freshly made kimchi adds that extra zing to their menu and my favourite is the grilled salmon teriyaki dinner, but many patrons go for their ramyun noodle dishes - 20-minute (13.7 km) drive from Green Space.

Häagen-Dazs Shop & Cafe Savannah
You might have enjoyed their ice cream before visiting Trinidad however we recommend this venue because it is located at a beautifully restored gingerbread house overlooking the Queen's Park Savannah - 25-minute (14.2 km) drive from Green Space.

Joe's Pizza Steaks & Hoagies
We like their pasta served with crisp salads topped with their signature home-made dressing - 20-minutes (9.6 km) from Green Space.

Lucky Bakery
Nearest bakery - 5-minute drive (2 km) from Green Space.

Malabar Meats Gourmet Shop
This gourmet shop stocks a wide variety of local chocolates as well as local and international epicurean options for the discerning foodie - 25-minute (12.2 km) drive from Green Space.

Papadums Indian Joint
Indian Joint serving naans, biryanis, curries, kebabs, wraps and chai. We buy their signature frozen samosas and their moist banana bread - 20-minutes (9.6 km) from Green Space.

Queen's Park Savannah Night Market
Open air food court comprised of stalls selling a wide range of local foods at very reasonable prices. Food-Truck enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice as the offerings include doubles, corn soup, roti, bake and shark, barbeque, jerk chicken, souse - 25-minute (14.2 km) drive from Green Space.

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David Hoffmann's Davidsbeenhere Savannah Night Market

Richard's Bake & Shark
Sold on Maracas Bay beach, Richard's Bake & Shark ​serves this flatbread and batter fried shark sandwich described by Andrew Zimmern on Food Channel's Bizarre Foods as one of the top 10 favorite foods he has ever eaten - 25-minute drive (17.4 km) from Green Space.

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Bizzarre Foods Delicious Destinations Trinidad

Roti Café
Famous for unusual fillings including lobster and was featured in Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Foods Delicious Destinations Trinidad edition. Locals purchase Roti Café's silky dhalpoori rotis to accompany their home cooked curries - 5-minute drive (1.7 km) from Green Space.

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Bizzarre Foods Delicious Destinations Trinidad (8:58 mark)
David Hoffmann's Davidsbeenhere Roti Café

Roundabout Bar
Pleasant place to have a drink in an open-air setting - 5-minute drive (2.7 km) from Green Space.

Salt n' Pepper
Delicious classical Indian takeout food featuring tandoori, tikka, korma and vindaloo curries and the best aloo samosas. Owner was head chef at an upscale Northern Indian restaurant prior to opening this establishment - 20-minute (9.5 km) drive from Green Space.

Santa Cruz Food Basket
Nearest well stocked grocery with bakery and cooked food - 5-minute (2.1 km) drive from Green Space.

UpickTT
Casual restaurant with pleasant outdoor seating area under bamboo canopy. The building features indoor dining as well as fresh produce from the farm. There is an option to pick your own farm produce. Black bean burger. photo credit: magichin - 45-minute (24.8 km) drive from Green Space.

Veni Mangé
Restaurant serving authentic family style Trinidadian food with decor enhanced with local art in a building with ginger bread house details - 35-minute (15.1 km) drive from Green Space. Reservations recommended since they're only open on selected days.

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