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Richard's Bake & Shark

North Coast Road, Maracas Bay, Trinidad
+1 868-328-1676
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Fast Food, Vegetarian Friendly
North Coast Road, Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful beach surroundings for Richard's Bake and Shark, a taste of the Caribbean, homestyle fried bakes with tasty shark and incredible sauces, a wonderful experience.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rhonda K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Served piping hot with several different hot, peppery, spicy sauces, lettuce, tomatoes, pineapple, etc. One bake and shark will be a filling meal for most, but after all those world class sauces, (Trinidad is home to two of the three hottest peppers in the world),...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Omar S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is our first time here. I can't express in words how delicious the bake and shark is. It is fried and seasoned to perfection and absolutely delicious. We will definitely come back here.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Roving824571
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Richard’s is right across from the main parking lot and right on the beach. Even though there was a line, the wait wasn’t bad. We quickly got the famous Bake and Shark with fries and there was a good selection of fresh condiments to go...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank torstenf81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just happened to have seen a special on this establishment before we arrived in Trinidad. Took a tour of the island stumbled upon Richard’s....what an experience....even actually got o meet Richard and shook his hand. The shark was surprisingly good with lots of various condiments...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EiniDB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the only hut we go to for Bake and Shark. It’s always hot and we have never had a bad one. The dressings are amazing, the salad is always fresh and doesn’t look stale. All the best to this establishment!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AM_Ramgattie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we read the reviews about Richards bake and shark and it didn’t disappoint. It was amazing. Lots of fresh amazing salad and great value. You must try Bake and Shark.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MW1896
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Food is great and tastes good a larger variety than just bake and shark.....Great Value as well. Facilities can be upgraded and improved.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anil C
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The taste is great the staff is very nice every time I go to Maracus beach I cannot leave with out Richard's bake and shark.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sparklelouison
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Our Guide ABX Tranfers took us to Maracas Bay and told us we had to try Bake and Shark, being from the states we didn’t know what to expect. Well this was the best sandwich after a long day of exploring!! Richards Bake and Shark...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jahan B
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June 8, 2018|
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Response from mgprott | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they do. There is a shortage of American money in Trinidad so everywhere will accept it.
January 3, 2018|
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Response from JacquelineAlexis | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure .. I think at least until 5 pm ..
Elaine P
August 10, 2015|
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Response from gauravsabnis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's possible. Takes about an hour and change to get there. An hour back. say you spend an hour at Maracas, you still have a 2 hour buffer. Immigration at Piarco can take an hour or more though, so keep that in mind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Coast Road, Maracas Bay, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Maracas Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 868-328-1676
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