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Jaffa at the Oval

Tragarete Road 94 | Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain 0000, Trinidad
+1 868-628-6200
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Tragarete Road 94 | Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain 0000, Trinidad
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our office went to Jaffa at the Oval for their Christmas Buffett Lunch and we were not disappointed. The selection of items was plentiful and just about everything was prepared to perfection. Some items on the menu included: Salad Bar Deconstructed Fresh Salad Assorted Greens...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ddhoray
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a lovely setting accommodating everyone but the seats were to close that it was difficult for someone to get up with out having someone else having to get up and pull out their chair first in order to get room to pass. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Morissa323
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Jaffa restaurant for a dinner with my other Conference participants. The food was excellent. For me I enjoyed the Shark bites, Roast leg of Lamb, Jerk chicken, the Salad and a wonderful delicacy of minced meat wrapped in plantain. Really special. Dessert too...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kumbs O
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This restaurant is located in a unique spot within the Queens Park Oval compound. From the outside, you cannot tell the exclusive foods that are prepared within. The ambiance is excellent for any occasion. It is our favourite eating spot whether lunch or dinner. What...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Eun1ce
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

It’s a very nice restaurant, with some touch of elegance and with a very complete buffet service. You could taste or have salad, soup, main course, desert and a glass of wine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank correcaminosJPT
mayumi007, Owner at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to write a review, it is always appreciated . We look forward to greeting you again soon at Jaffa.

Reviewed October 10, 2018

I had the lunchtime buffet which seemed good value with a wide variety of choice. My glass of Prosecco was flat so make sure that they open a new bottle rather than squeeze the last drop out from the evening before.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Graham B
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

There for business. Nice buffet provided though I wish we actually had a view of the cricket. Nice place though.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Derek P
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Went with friends and family and had an extremely amazing experience. It was restaurant week and the choices of dishes, the display of the dishes and the service was amazing . One of the few places in Trinidad that gives you top notch service.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mark B
Reviewed September 27, 2018

The layout was nice. The salads and dessert were nice however I was not impressed with the main meal. The meats and the sides were not as tasty. The air conditioning was also not working on that day

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Celebrity chef Joe Brown runs this restaurant. One really feels as if you are eating at a friend’s home. In my opinion it’s tasty home cooking and includes local dishes ( oil down was an option) A downside is no a la carte.. it’s strictly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ronaldp96
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Alicia M
May 3, 2016|
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Response from Roger J | Property representative |
Jaffa is not open for dinner on a regular basis. The restaurant for special dinners, not limited to: Birthday, Anniversary, Wedding Receptions, Product Launches etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Monday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tragarete Road 94 | Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain 0000, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
  • Phone Number: +1 868-628-6200
  • E-mail
Description
Jaffa Restaurant can be found on the 2nd Floor of the Pavilion of the world famous Queen's Park Oval. Featuring weekday International Lunch Buffet service, English Afternoon Tea on Wednesdays and Sunday Brunch. Jaffa is also available for private events such as but not limited to: birthday/engagement parties, baby showers, weddings, conferences, cocktail receptions. We also offer nationwide catering services. The owner is also the Executive Chef ensuring personal attention to every detail from planning to execution of your event. No matter how small or how large let Jaffa take care of all your catering needs.
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