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Veni Mange

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$$ - $$$
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Ariapita Avenue 67A | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-624-4597
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Toronto
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is in the downtown area of Port of Spain. A small resto offering tasty creole food at very reasonable prices. Colorful tables and chairs surrounded by local art work create a very pleasant atmosphere. I had fish one day and a tofu dish the next day and was quite impressed both times. You have to try this resto!

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London
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42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere here was great - cheerful, upbeat, a great spot for an informal but good quality dinner. Authentic local food (well it felt authentic to me, but what do i know?) Utterly mad colourful eclectic decor. I'd definitely recommend.

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Thank HedleyLondon
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Happy you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you back this way soon. More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Amazing Local food, and just what I was hoping to have while in Port of Spain for only 2 days. Service was excellent, and the Peanut ice cream was un-freak-ing believable!! Absolutely recommend!

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Thank Ryan K
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Just seeing your review and am so glad you managed to dine with us during your very short stay and enjoyed it. Thanks you so much for the lovely review - potential customers will definitely be encouraged - much appreciated. Hope to see you back here soon. More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Lovely place located in Port of Spain. Good Caribbean food, awesome atmosphere and good value for money.

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Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We aim to present good quality Caribbean food and ambience at an affordable price so your comments are very appreciated. Looking forward to seeing you back this way soon. More 

Gallup, New Mexico
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We went here for dinner one night during our stay in Port of Spain and the food was excellent. Great selection of local Trini specials! The staff is super nice, this is a must visit restaurant while in Trinidad! Would go back any day!

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Thank CasHoefman
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Happy that your "Trini" dining at Veni Mangé was enjoyable. We try to present a truly West Indian experience with our ambience, food and service. Looking forward to seeing you on your next visit, which hopefully, will be soon. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I have been to Veni Mange on a couple of occasions for lunch and I would not hesitate to recommend it. The food is good quality and the service was attentive. I really appreciate the unpretentious setting and the warm and friendly welcome.

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Thank Chris C
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our restaurant. Really happy that you enjoy your visits and that you will recommend us - this is greatly appreciated. Hope to see you back soon. More 

Utrecht, The Netherlands
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Last night I've enjoyed the hospitality that Veni Mange has to offer. In a cosy, somewhat artfull environment both the service and food was excellent. The main dish is to be served on your plate, while lots of additives are places in the centre to share. We've enjoyed a nice chicken and pork chop dish (meat is very good) and... More 

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Thank Menno007
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, its is very appreciated. Love hearing that our customers are happy with their dining experience. Looking forward to seeing you again. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

As a newcomer to Trinidad I wanted to try the local food without being overwhelmed by anything too spicy-this place is perfect not over priced and the food delicious. The owner is only too happy to explain dishes too.

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Thank ceridingle
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Always appreciate getting feedback from our customers. Happy you enjoyed your meal and hope you will be back soon. More 

Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The food is very tasty capturing the rich flavor and essence of Trinidad & Tobago creole cuisine. The restaurant has a nice cottage feel with a décor reminiscent of Traditional Trinidadian home (Grandma's dinning room). Definitely recommend if you want that authentic Trinidadian dinning experience. Staff is very friendly. Roses the Owner is a jewel...

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Thank DAM54
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review...really appreciated. Always good to know when guests enjoyed their dining experience. Hope to see you back this way soon. More 

Trinidad
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

An awesome place to partake in local cuisine. Roses is warm and welcoming. The food is great and the art on the wall are unique conversation pieces. The rustic, homey ambiance is a welcome break from modern, stuffy restaurants. Their lunch special is great value for money and they have the best soup!

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Thank HazelIsland
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Very appreciated as its always great to get feedback from our guests. We want to provide a truly Caribbean eating experience so its great to know that you enjoyed the ambience as well as the food. Hope to see you back this way very soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ariapita Avenue 67A | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
  • Phone Number: +1 868-624-4597

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?