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The Backyard Cafe

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Milford Road, Crown Point, Tobago
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Visited here two times and had catch of the day twice. Good food, pretty average prices and friendly service. Rum punch was also great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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Tampere, Finland
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47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tampere, Finland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Visited here two times and had catch of the day twice. Good food, pretty average prices and friendly service. Rum punch was also great.

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Chelmsford
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Tobago is not littered with gastronomical experiences so to come upon the "Backyard Cafe" was a surprise. This is a sort of bistro in the main road in Crown Point. The surf and turf is to die for and deserts are excellent. Ambiance is sort of "Friend's back garden" and the vibe is good. Beer and wine available and also... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This restaurant serves very tasty food. The sides were particularly imaginatively prepared. The menu is short but who can blame them for sticking to what they know. Friendly and efficient service.

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Oxford
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is a small place with a view of the main road. The cooking however is very good, but the set-up is the same for everything, and once you've tried one or two of the menu items, unless you want to eat the same again, you need to find somewhere else. The people were lovely, the food exceptionally well prepared... More 

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Hexham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We were lucky enough to get a table just as it opened and enjoyed an excellent meal,very friendly efficient service.

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west mids england
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111 reviews 111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

We booked a table on recommendation. The place is small and the menu is on a blackboard. No wine list and no prices, however, the Sauvignon we had was the best so far although not cheap worth it to get a decent wine. We ordered catch of the day but they only had one whole one plus half left. My... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Arrived around 8:30pm and was warmly greeted. Went outside to our table of choice. Very small place and a little run down - guess the reason for the name of the place. The food main course was amazing. There were limited selection of drinks however having a glass of wine outside the warm Island breeze with good food was the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

A Great little venue, Served some fantastic seafood. We really enjoyed the meal we had there.I wish we had found it earlier in the holiday!

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Haywards Heath
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I ate here 3 evenings, the fish dishes are excellent, perfectly cooked and presented. Gets pretty booked up at times, so best to make a reservation beforehand.

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The meny considering of a blackboard with expansiva dishes of beef, fish and seafood. No other choice was given althouhg I saw a menu in a shelf . They had doftrika, beer and wine, but no prices! My garlic shrimps did not taste garlic though we asked for it. There were too many tastes on plate. The wine came from... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Milford Road, Crown Point, Tobago
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Tobago  >  Crown Point

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

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