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24/7 fun

There's always something to do here. From food to drinks to hanging out. For food, there's a wide... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
The town that never sleep,

It's the next New Orleans of Trinidad. Non stop activities and a variety of Street food. A... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Sherry-Ann S
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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This street is home to much of the trendy part of town, including restaurants, bars and stores.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“st james” (3 reviews)
“street food” (3 reviews)
“food vendors” (2 reviews)
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

There's always something to do here. From food to drinks to hanging out. For food, there's a wide variety of street food and restaurant dining. This area never disappoints. It can get congested with traffic at times.

Thank CJHolder
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It's the next New Orleans of Trinidad. Non stop activities and a variety of Street food. A mixture of people at every bar.

Thank Sherry-Ann S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Western main road side by side with ocean is breathtaking. It's calming, relaxing. It's just a good place to sit and relax in your car. However, traffic in area is horrible on almost everyday.

Thank tobagolover2017
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Things have changed in the last 20 years. N Lots of new buildings. Many of the gingerbread houses are or have disappeared. Large number of food vendors, restaurants and stalls to choose from. Next time, I will sample the various Chinese food establishments abound. Music...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Connecting POS to the subburbs, the Western main Road is the major 2-lane road artery through St. James in Port of Spain. The eastern end is marked by a wrought iron archway and it goes to the tip of the north-west peninsula at Chaguaramas. The...More

Thank KiminGranCouva
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The location of many fetes. I travelled this road very often during my three week stay. It's a main road to where I was staying with relaxing water views.

Thank Bermie66
Reviewed 24 June 2015

lots of cheap transportation to downtown. RBC Bank, Citizens Bank and I believe Bank of Nova Scotia. All types of food can be purchased.

Thank 561Anne
Reviewed 10 June 2015

We walked all over this road during Carnival with our local friend. He was introducing us to people all over and telling us to try everything. I have no idea what I ate, but it was delicious and I found it here!

Thank Lgtallie
Reviewed 2 June 2015

The best roti on the street. Miss Khanai is set up on the corner, on the sidewalk, offering the tastiest roti and just a few steps away, you can buy a Carib or Stag to complete the experience!

Thank Jasmine C
Reviewed 8 May 2015

When you are a Canadian driving in Trinidad, you are thankful to drive on Western Main Rd, because its a roadway that has larger lanes than the other roads through Trinidad.. and when we drive on the opposite side of the street in Canada, which...More

1  Thank Steven P
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