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Veni Mange

) #14 of 151 Restaurants in Port of Spain €€ - €€€ Caribbean
Ariapita Avenue 67A | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-624-4597
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oxtail” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean
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LOCATION
Ariapita Avenue 67A | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

We had a really nice meal here. It's an interesting restaurant with an eclectic range of artwork on the walls. Average prices.More

Thank SueC1973
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2015

Hello Sue, Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your meal and the decor. As you can see we love art and collect as much as possible and love to share with our guests. Hope to see you back this way in the near...More

Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Friday night with a friend. We were both wanting to try local food. The restaurant is very eclectic and I loved the casual atmosphere. It is upstairs, so if you have mobility issues, please be aware of this. The owner,...More

1  Thank Docsherri
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015

I am so sorry that you had such a bad experience with us. I wish I had been aware of the problems that evening so that I could have made every attempt to correct it. I can only apologise and hope that you do come...More

Reviewed 23 August 2015

If you plan to spend some time in Port-of-Spain, make Veni Mange a top priority when considering dining out. Whereas most restaurants offer some version of "foreign foods", Veni Mange offers authentic Caribbean cuisine. Step up from the doubles vendors and roti shops to enjoy...More

1  Thank AmazonLodge
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your Caribbean eating out experience with us and love that you like both the food and look of the restaurant. We really try to keep it authentic and its heartening to know...More

Reviewed 28 July 2015

Veni Mange is authentic...the real island feeling. You would expect Graham Greene it James Bond to walk in for rum punch. The food is real creole, amazing taste. Great service and especially charming owner. I will go back!More

1  Thank AAndreC
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Cheers. Your review is very appreciated as we really aim to maintain the authentic Caribbean touch with our food, service and look of the restaurant, so we love hearing that our guests enjoy their experience with us. Particularly enjoyed the Graham Greene and James Bond...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

For anyone trravelling to Trinidad visiting Veni Mange is a must , the food and service is great ,set in a local ambiance you will not be disappointed !

Thank Trinitraveller963
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

So happy to hear that you enjoyed your Caribbean dining experience with us! Thank you for the lovely review! Hope to see you back this way soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 7 June 2015

Love the atmosphere hereI An absolute "must" for anyone coming to Port of Spain. The staff is friendly, the food is good and the drinks are reasonably priced. The proprietor, Roses, will make you feel at home.More

Thank trinihenk
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for your kind review...we try to maintain that Trini style experience in all we offer so its very good to know that we are succeeding. We totally believe that in T&T, we have so much to offer, that creating a truly local experience is...More

Reviewed 23 May 2015

Eat here. You'll love it. No need to expand. It's just really good. The drinks made from local fruits are to die for. The only thing wrong with this place is that is isn't open more.

Thank Akafay
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2015

Just love your headline...*Yum Yum Yum*! Thank you so much for the review. Hope to see you back our way soon. Working on those extra opening hours! lol:)

Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

We spent a week in Port-of-Spain, eating a variety of local, regional, and international cuisine. I can honestly say that Veni Mange was the best combination of classy restaurant serving native cuisine. The servers were extremely helpful with picking just the right amount of heat....More

Thank Nick M
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2015

Hello Nick, What a lovely review...thank you for taking the time out to post it. Always so good to know that our guests really enjoyed their meal and the look and feel of the restaurant. We really try to keep it as local as possible...More

Reviewed 12 April 2015

What a fantastic restaurant this is. With the feeling of being on an upper terrace, it is a real pleasure to have ceiling fans rather than aircon. The setting, service and food were all great. Fantastic callaloo soup and I really enjoyed the stewed beef,...More

Thank ExaminerUk
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2015

Thank you for the lovely review and very happy that you enjoyed your experience. Hope to see you back in T&T soon and of course, at Veni Mangé again.

Reviewed 5 April 2015

Always take visiting reps here, just so they can feel the local spirit. Never fails. Being only half trini it is an experience for me too. The décor , the open plan old architecture. It is a different feel to the other modern restaurants in...More

1  Thank mikey_8762
Rosesannhez, Owner at Veni Mange, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2015

Happy that you bring your reps to experience the local food and ambience and that you and they continue to enjoy it. We believe that T&T has so much to offer so we continue to keep the local *flag flying*! Hope to see you back...More

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Jean D
Hello, We will be in Trinidad in two weeks, do we need a reservation for dinner on a Wednesday night?
2 February 2017|
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Response from Rosesannhez | Property representative |
Hello Jean, Apologies for not responding earlier. We open on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings for dinner from 7 p.m. and reservations are not required. However, I would suggest that you make one if you are sure... More
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carolannpeacock
What are your opening hours on the weekends?
17 June 2016|
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Response from KiminGranCouva | Reviewed this property |
Does not open weekends. Monday to Friday 11 am to 3 pm for lunch and Wednesday to Friday 7 pm - 11 pm for dinner
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Juris C
I was told you closed for good. Wanted to go on wednesday for dinner.
13 October 2015|
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Response from Rosesannhez | Property representative |
Hello Juris Apologies, I only just saw this inquiry. I am happy to say that we are still open for business and our hours are Mondays to Fridays for lunch from 11.30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays for dinner from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ariapita Avenue 67A | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
  • Phone Number: +1 868-624-4597
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