Ta-boo - Closed

221 Worth Ave.
Palm Beach, FL 33480


  • Sun-Thu 11:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-11pm
  • $$, $$$, $$$$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Catering, Private Party, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
  • Full bar
  • Street Parking, Valet Parking
  • Reservations Recommended, Reservations Accepted
Lunch and dinner are hardly a bargain at Ta-boo, one of Palm Beach's longest-lived restaurants (opened in 1941), but it's a great place to soak up a little history and listen to the rustle of money. Legend has it that the bloody mary was invented at Ta-boo to help Barbara Hutton recover from a hangover, and notables, from the Kennedys to the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, have swarmed the place year after year. Faux royalty and celebs still hang at Ta-boo for the perfectly dressed salads, Osetra caviar, dry-aged strip steaks, crabmeat cocktails, chicken paillard, and bacon cheeseburgers. As this lineup suggests, you're going for upscale, carefully put together bistro and bar food rather than seriously haute fare.

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  • Best Value/Best Place to See and Be Seen in Palm Beach
    Thursday, May 15, 2008 at 4 a.m.

    Since 1941, Ta-boo has been a bar and bistro for the well-to-do. Sinatra, JFK, and countless socialites have dined there. It's even said that the Bloody Mary was born at Ta-boo, stirred up to soothe a hangover for troubled Woolworth...


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