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Melange

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Fusion, Caribbean, Contemporary
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Ariapita Avenue 40 | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
18686288687
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11:30 - 23:00
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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New York
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520 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 501 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in a beautiful old building. Nicely decorated. We were greater and seated by the friendly staff. The menu looked pretty simple with each protein represented in a dish. I didn't have much expectations. We were started off with hot garlic bread and olive oils. The bread was perfect! Things were starting to look good. We shared the... More 

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1 Thank KANewYork
San Fernando
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing food! I had the squash soup and the red snapper stuffed with caramelized onions and spinach! It was superb! Will definitely be telling all my family and friends about here! Our waiter Mario was so friendly and very efficient. The prices are also great for what you get! Will definitely be back to try another dish soon :)

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Thank TradewindsHotel1993
Miami, Florida
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We were working late with our local rep and stopped in without reservations. The place was empty about 9 pm on a week night and we wondered if we had made a mistake. How wrong we were - the ambiance is refined, the service friendly and efficient and the food to international expectations. It was a little pricey but of... More 

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Thank Charles P
San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

I visited the restaurant for work related purposes yesterday. It was my first time We had a four course meal. The food was tasty and we were served fairly quickly for a group of 11 persons. Presentation of the food was good. (I was served my fish meal in a plate in the shape of a fish - cute touch).... More 

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Thank Candice21_13
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

the service was exceeding, the food was excellent great taste wonderful atmosphere for a quiet romantic evening.

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Thank Giselle F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

The food at melange is impeccable, the service is pristine and the ambiance is beautifully detailed. You must try the exquisite cuisine of melange. I had the fish of the day pan seared and it left my mouth watering and my head in the clouds. Mario the service is extremely professional, he ensures that you are very well taken care... More 

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Thank Cintia M
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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156 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

This place has very good impressive colourful surroundings.The food is okay and service is fair.The dishes were not labelled and dessert menu was limited.

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Thank nsr17
Trinidad
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

Oh boy! I had the pleasure of dining at this restaurant as part of a Trinidad and Tobago familiarisation trip for international bird watching tour operators organised by my company. We enjoyed seven courses that showcased Trini cuisine to the visitors including stewed oxtail and coo coo, rice and stewed fish, shrimp and potato roti and desserts. Each course was... More 

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Thank Kristle G
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Whenever I dine there I am treated as family returning. Never had a bad experience there yet and will always patronize. Love the atmosphere and service.

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Thank Marc M
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

What a waste of our 1 free night in Trinidad coming here. Only 3 tables were occupied but took hours for service. Waiter was a joke, if I say "manuel" that wouldnt go close! Very pretentious, slow. Food wasnt cooked properly (red chicken!) and everything else was bland. Also, its damn expensive considering we came out wanting more!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Fusion, Caribbean, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ariapita Avenue 40 | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
  • Phone Number: 18686288687
Description
Mélange celebrates its thirteenth year on Ariapita Avenue with a continued passion for producing exceptional food and unmatched service. Mélange features the father-daughter duo Chef Moses Ruben and Le Cordon Bleu London graduate Chef Collette Ruben. Together, they merge traditional and modern techniques to bring to you some of the best dishes on the Avenue. Offering lunch Tuesday-Friday 1130am-230pm and a la carte dinner Tuesday-Saturday 630pm-11pm. Find us on Facebook and Instagram.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?