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Makara Restaurant

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$12 - $55
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Caribbean, Seafood
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the location being out of the way and lonely, I would recommend because of the food and service that I got for my birthday. The taxi charged us $140TTD so its best if you have a vehicle. Also call to reserve since they open...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Roxyrams20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a group of 10 with vegetarians and a couple of “fussy eaters”, the staff were very responsive to their requests. Some had 2 starters,1 of which was made their main dish. The food was beautiful in presentation, hot and proportions well balanced. The staff...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Y5696XQmaryc
Reviewed October 2, 2019

What an absolutely pleasant surprise! Excellent service and ambience, great portion sizes and everything tasted scrumptious! Lovely little restaurant that is highly underrated in my humble opinion. The steak was cooked to perfection and and jumbo shrimp dish was divine! Must visit when in Tobago....you...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank anushka868
Reviewed September 22, 2019 via mobile

Trying a new restaurant in Tobago you never know what to expect but Makara Restaurant was such a pleasant surprise. We made a reservation for my friend’s birthday and we were cheerfully greeted by the service staff and balloons decorated our table. At first I...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank CLeeKong12
Reviewed September 17, 2019

Our family is generally VERY difficult to impress when dining out. Our experience has been that most people try to do too much (or not nearly enough) when it comes to the imaginative preparation of food. Makara quite effortlessly hits the elusive sweet spot providing...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank Dion W
Reviewed September 4, 2019

My family and I had dinner at this restaurant while in Tobago. We've been to numerous restaurants on the island and can say that the food and service at Makara was one of the best. Fresh fish! Amazing seaside views! You can't ask for more....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank StephG0415
Reviewed July 27, 2019

Great setting by Buccoo Bay, especially when they play the steel pans down below on a Sunday evening. Fortunately the food is as good as the views and sounds, even if the prices are rather high. Some unusual fusion food with good use of spices...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank PaulandShanni
Reviewed July 9, 2019

The ambience and services was excellent. The menu was missing the lobster and steak that day, regardless we had the Fish of the day (Mahi mahi) and the Jumbo prawn dish. The plating was creative and playful and the flavours were complex and wholesome whilst...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank aksheyshah
Reviewed June 24, 2019

Dinner was really great....meals tasted excellent, service was pleasant and staff very attentive. Very good ambiance and value for money. Highly recommended for dining and that special occasion.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Vacationer61
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing meal last night at Makara. I definitely recommend the fish of the day - mine was blackened barracuda and perfectly seasoned and cooked. The coconut curry sauce was the perfect pairing. I went all in for coconut and ordered the coconut...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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roser130
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Response from Vacationer61 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do...and just to be sure you can call and advise the chef of your tequirements.
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BruinSpartan
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No it is not. There are stairs to go to the second level
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