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El Pecos

Ariapita Avenue | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pig tails” (9 reviews)
“corn pie” (3 reviews)
“salads” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Ariapita Avenue | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Reviewed 3 days ago

El Pecos is a self-service eatery where you pay for your food by the pound. There is a large variety of various local dishes to choose from. The variety can be overwhelming so plan to visit again to sample all the food you will want...More

Thank Jo-Ann G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I travel to POS for business every four weeks and I always stop at El Pecos for lunch. Food has a wide variety, everything is fresh and the flavors are great. Their service is good since is a self service and pay by the weight...More

Thank Polita1
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A great way to sample lots of local cuisine. It's a take out, and you can choose whatever you want and pay by the pound. Highly recommend for quick eats!

Thank francisca rivas j
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Carribbean choices self serve.. Food was good.. my family enjoyed the food outside. It was a quick stop very satisfying.

Thank addellaj
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Food is purchased by weight. Selection of food good. Ok for quick takeout. Callaloo was particularly good. Fish and pork available also but did not try.

Thank mogre
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Clean environment, gloves provided for self service. I had pastels !! great It buffet style self service . Stew chicken, curry chicken, salads provisions with salt-fish. Souse, soup , peas and rice. Everything was tasty and hot. There is section on the outside to eat.

Thank 214any
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A favorite on Trini visits. Food's tasty, local creole; good selection. Self serve buffet, hot and salad bar, gloves provided. Delicious, very close to homemade, Mom's cooking. Yummy macaroni pie, stewed chicken, green fig salad and more. ♡

Thank VintageGypsies
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The food...is consistent, I know what I'm going to eat every-time, and a lot of choices...the best meats and everything else like home cooked food!

Thank Nomadictrini
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I went to this buffet and was happy to see that it offered Pastelless ( a trini dish) all year around. The sanitation is monitored and the food is yummy. You definitely need to go here to experience a Trinidad style buffet. Worth the drive...More

Thank Quills G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The food is always fresh...a good variety to choose from...tasty..fingerlicking.. affordable. As good as Mama's cooking.

Thank ccelestine2017
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ariapita Avenue | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad  >  Port of Spain
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