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Jaffa at the Oval

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Tragarete Road 94 | Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain 0000, Trinidad
18686286200
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11:45 - 14:30
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Sun 11:00 - 14:30
Mon - Fri 11:45 - 14:30
Wed 16:00 - 18:00
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Port of Spain, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited this restaurant in early April. The offerings were many ,it was a buffet but just the salad bar could have been enough ! Of course ,I feasted my eyes and also feasted ! The service was very good and even though I was alone ,I got enough customer service that I needed . The time spent and value... More 

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Trinidad
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226 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambience is satisfying. One would love to experience the atmosphere and the variety of meals offered at reasonable prices

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Thank Lionel L
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback which is very much appreciated. Please return soon to Jaffa at the Oval to experience yet another rewarding meal. More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their buffet is the best, a wide variety of food ad desserts to choose from and a wonderful ambience.

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Thank Eve2756
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback which we are delighted to receive. Please return soon to Jaffa at the Oval to experience yet another meal. More 

Trinidad
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, the floor manager is very service oriented, the food is excellent and the price right! The staff was on hand at all times to deal with the customers.

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Thank Nicole A
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, Thank you for your very positive and rewarding feedback and review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience. Please return soon to Jaffa at the Oval to enjoy yet another meal as we will be delighted to have you join us. More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a pleasure visiting this restaurant. I am a vegetarian and they proved a wide variety of foods. The staff are very accommodating and always prepared to advise on choices available.

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Thank Dennis K
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Dear Dennis, Thank you for you positive and rewarding feedback about our food and service. Please return soon to enjoy yet another dining experience at Jaffa at the Oval. More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would not say it was excellent but just good. Their service is off the chart, but the food was not that impressive. Been here for lunch, dinner and tea.

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Thank Mc1Ewen
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Dear Mc1Ewen, Thank you for your feedback about our food and service which has been shared with our team. We hope that you will allow the opportunity to change your mind about our food in the future as we continue to strive to do our best in all that we do at Jaffa at the Oval. More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably if your not into cricket you may not have ventured to the Oval for a bite to eat at lunch time. Well you will be blown away at the food that is available at Jaffas for lunch what is even more surprising was the cost of the meal. The international buffet is to die for from the starters to... More 

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Thank Chef_JeanAmbrose
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Dear Chef Jean...your feedback is such a delight to read and we are so very happy that you enjoyed your meal and dining experience with us. Your comments have been shared with our team at Jaffa at the Oval as we strive to provide the best of food and service in the industry. Please return to Jaffa soon to once... More 

Port of Spain
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a variety of items . It can cause dizziness . The service was excellent, the decor superb for this Christmas Tea event. The music was just right and it brought out the Christmas spirit. This is the best Tea in TOWN.

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Thank PortofSpainJud1
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

We are so delighted to know that you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea with us at Jaffa at the Oval. We are happy to know that your dining experience with us was worth the visit and please do not wait for Christmas to come and see us ....come back very soon!! More 

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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently good quality of food and service standards. Ambience is comfortable. Staff are readily available but do not unnecessarily interrupt. Original menu with great mix of local and European flavours.

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Thank REATHA P
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review and rewarding feedback which is greatly appreciated. We hope to see you soon again at Jaffa at the Oval to once again have a great dining experience. More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Food tasted great. Love the friendliness of the staff and the ambiance of the venue! The staff as very accommodating,

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Thank Precious C
Roger J, Guest Relations Manager at Jaffa at the Oval, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and positive review which we have shared with our Team at Jaffa at the Oval. We sincerely hope that you will join us again very soon for another meal. Thank you!! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$50
Cuisine
Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
Monday
11:45 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:45 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:45 - 14:30
16:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:45 - 14:30
Friday
11:45 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tragarete Road 94 | Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain 0000, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
  • Phone Number: 18686286200
Description
Jaffa Restaurant can be found on the 2nd Floor of the Pavilion of the world famous Queen's Park Oval. Featuring weekday International Lunch Buffet service, English Afternoon Tea on Wednesdays and Sunday Brunch. Jaffa is also available for private events such as but not limited to: birthday/engagement parties, baby showers, weddings, conferences, cocktail receptions. We also offer nationwide catering services. The owner is also the Executive Chef ensuring personal attention to every detail from planning to execution of your event. No matter how small or how large let Jaffa take care of all your catering needs.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?