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Veni Mange

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Caribbean
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited during a recent trip with family, who were visiting the island. We were pleasantly surprised of finding this gem - the owner and staff are quite friendly, offering explanation and suggestions. Portion sizes are generous and the atmosphere truly relaxing. Definitely recommond

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Triniroxie G
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. Happy that you and your family enjoyed dining with us and we definitely hope that we'll see you soon. Cheers.

Reviewed January 8, 2019

this is a local restaurant not open all days, must try it if you are in POS, local food and great ambiance.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gusi1970
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Thank you Gusi for taking the time to write your review encouraging guests to come and dine at our restaurant. Hope you will be back soon.

Reviewed December 21, 2018

One of the rare delights in Port of Spain is finding a place where there is creole food. So many restaurants have "international" cuisine and its frustrating. Veni Mange has kept up its wonderful reputation or decades. It serves up amazing food. Vegan options are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank SagaBoi
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

What a lovely review...thank you so much for taking the time to do this. Very appreciated. Yes, we definitely strive to create that 'home away from home' feeling and love that our guests can try our delicious local food in a Caribbean ambience! Hope to...More

Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Wandered in here on a hot afternoon and took a seat at the bar. Service and food was quite fast and the beef stew was excellent - thoroughly satisfying meal. Nice casual atmosphere

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank taliesin46
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Happy your wandering brought you to our bar and that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Tried again in vain to dine there as cuisine used to be very good two years ago, but when we showed up Tuesday and Wednesday evening past 6 pm it was closed - as every single time I tried last December.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 2worldtravelers13
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Hello, so sorry that you missed us, but we are still open and were open in December for business as usual on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings. We closed from 21st December to January 2nd for the Christmas holidays but were open prior to that....More

Reviewed November 19, 2018

A beautiful old house with jalousies and open windows and fans (no A/C!), a warm welcome, great creole food. Theaccras were done to perfection. No appetite left for a dessert.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christine P
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. Next time we'll have to ensure that you leave a little room to try some of our delicious home made ice cream or fruit sorbets! lol:-)

Reviewed November 6, 2018

This was the preferred place for lunch when we were being trained in effective writing way back in 2013. Today, the restaurant located in Woodbrook is still there. It's owner has since died. I have not been back since then. But when I visited way...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eun1ce
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Hello, how nice of you to give us a good review from your experience back in 2013. Yes unfortunately, Allyson, my sister, died but we were in business together and I kept the restaurant going after she passed. We strive to keep the great standard...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The best of the best. Rosemary the owner, so nice, big smile and try the Tuna.... With salsa and a cold Carib beer

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Claudio B
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Lovely review...thank youuuuuuu! See you soon.

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I have eaten in an taken out at Veni Mange. If you are looking for a great, local experience, this is it. The building is typical original Woodbrook architecture. Windows look out on to Ariapita Avenue, owner, Roses is very hands on and attentive to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cphillipps
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Thanks for the lovely review...love your choices of favourites! Hope to see you back very soon!

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Come here if you don't eat anywhere else--well, other than Dopson's Roti shop which is really a carry-out place. This cute place has very very good food. Fresh grilled fish, oxtail, pork, beef, chicken...and the spices and sauces. Soooo good. We also had mussels and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank midwstgirl
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Helloooo so sorry for not responding earlier. Really appreciate your lovely review. Hope to see you back here soon.

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ilonajane
November 14, 2018|
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Response from Rosesannhez | Property representative |
Deepest apologies...I am only now seeing this. No, we do not open on weekends except for private functions. Our opening hours are Mon. to Fri. for lunch from 11.30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Wed. Thur. & Fri. for dinner from 7... More
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ilonajane
October 27, 2018|
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Response from cphillipps | Reviewed this property |
It would be about a 40 minute walk. I def recommend a taxi.
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