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Pole Carew Street # 5, Woodbrook, Trinidad
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Their breakfast items are tasty but on the greasy side and their baked goods are a bit sweet. The servers are the south location are more helpful compared to the north staff. They have good coffee!

Thank ADM12
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice place. The public areas were very clean and the decor was somewhat accented industrial. The food was also good. They had some nice vegetarian options. The bread that they bake was very nice as well. The coffee was also very nice. The one thing I did not like is timely service. Coffee came so late. I was finished... More 

Thank Rammuthu1979
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

One of my favorite places for a baked snack, quick soup, delectable salad, lovely tuna sandwich and more... Personally my favorites here are the Chocolate Brownies and the Cream Cheese Danish; both of these are to die for :-) and the latter is HUGE. Maria's a hidden jem down Pole Carew street, and is the perfect place for a quiet... More 

Thank VjA_09
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

This is a perfect bakery/cafe that is convenient for a quick take out soup, salad or sandwich. The bakery sells a variety of breads and pastries, but the hops bread is absolutely addictive. I have to always buy at least one extra that will be eaten in the car. There is also a seating area for those who want to... More 

Thank Mirrs
United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2013

*This place is the same as Maria's Bakery which has another review page on here - they should probably be joined* A planned brief stop there turned out to be lunch - we just wanted to see what they had so we could get some pastries for home. However, we saw some other customers having a nice lentil soup and... More 

Thank FazzersN
Fort Myers, Florida
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2013

Having heard about Maria's from a family member, I decided to try it on a recent trip back home. We took my MIL for lunch one day, while for us it was a quick walk, if you're driving, be wary of where you park. We started with a bowl of Corn Soup. I expected the usual delicious Trini Corn Soup... More 

Thank Balkies_Ma
The Woodlands, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2013

I was staying at my fathers house on vacation and stumbled upon this gem. Great pastries and meat pies were abundant. I had a meat pie and my friend had a cream cheese Danish which was the biggest I have ever seen. Nice place! I saw a group of ladies meeting over coffee and this would be a great spot... More 

Thank Texansfan2013
Lange park, Chaguanas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

If you are into Cafes then this is one of the best Cafes to go to in Trinidad. It is a tiny cafe but it is also a bakery that makes great tasting items. The atmosphere is great and always give you a feeling to come back for more. I highly recommend the daily soup and the coronation chicken sandwich.... More 

Thank Andre_Thompson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pole Carew Street # 5, Woodbrook, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Woodbrook

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