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The Backyard Cafe

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Milford Road, Crown Point, Tobago
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    Very good
  • 8
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Happy customers!!!

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
ali1965
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west mids england
via mobile
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English first
west mids england
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW 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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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

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
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We had supper at the backyard cafe one night. We were just walking by and decided to go in. The menu isn't very elaborate but just enough for everyone to find something they like. Contrary to a lot of place here, the service was quite fast. The chef came out and met clients, making sure everyone was happy and satisfied.... More 

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essex, uk
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We have been in Tobago for two weeks, and have returned three times to eat at this excellent small restaurant. The menu looks basic but the food is superbly cooked with a variety of delicious sauces and vegetables enlivening and enhancing the main ingredients. Santos and his staff are so friendly, he even sourced Lobster for us as a special... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were told about this lovely, quaint restaurant, so we thought we would try it. We weren't disappointed. They do evening meals from Wed to Sat. The menu is small, but the food was really tasty. In fact we returned the night before we departed. The staff were helpful, friendly and polite. Nothing was too much trouble. On both occasions... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We had heard that this was a good place to eat so we had big expectations that were not met. The food was okey, but nothing more.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Having been to Tobago fairly often in the past couple of months and discovering this recently opened cafe, I decided to give it a try. I placed my order and nicely asked for some milk to have with my cup of tea. Ten minutes later, I again nicely asked for some milk to have with my tea, when the waiter... 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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