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Tabooshh

Caracasbaaiweg 405-1, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 747 5555
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Caracasbaaiweg 405-1, Willemstad, Curacao
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Despite several negative reviews, it was a nice experience. Friendly staff, tasty and plenty of food. All the dishes are local and have no Western influences. So definitely recommended!More

Thank NickRook
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear mr. Rook, Happy you visited us and that you had such a good experience. We shall definitely share with our staff that you enjoyed our food and the service. As a family owned restaurant Martin and I are 100% involved in bringing delicious food...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful evening at this picturesque restaurant on the marina. Loved the beautiful food presentations and Caribbean style cocktails. Everything we ordered was delicious especially the ceviche. On the whole probably our best dining experience on Curacoa.More

Thank Rumina K
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rumina, How wonderful of you to have visited us and we're delighted you had such a beautiful experience. Thank you for taking the time to rate us and write such a nice review. We are humbled by your comment about your dining experience with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful view of the marina with a cool breeze all over the beautifully decorated outdoor seating area. The staff was friendly, helpful & welcoming. The best service on the island! The creative dishes are as tasty as described in the menu. Our table of 4...More

Thank Martha D
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Martha, Thank you for your beautiful review. It warms our hearts when our customers enjoy the good service anyone deserves on a Caribbean island. We are humbled that you mention we offer the best service on island and we shall share this with our...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

I'm so glad we went to Taboosh! We had seen a couple somewhat negative reviews about service, but our server was fantastic. She knew about the food and drinks, was welcoming and friendly, and service was timed perfectly as well. The setting is unique at...More

Thank travellingblondeTO
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Travelling Blonde, Thank you for your wonderful and detailed review about your visit and experience to our restaurant. We're pleased you had such a great time and that your dining experience with us was one of your favourites! We love the fact that you...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018

Great restaurant!! Loved the Caribbean vibe and the jerk chicken wings are DELICIOUS!!! My favorite app was the goat cheese balls. They are a must! Would have gone for dinner every night if I would have found this restaurant earlier in my trip!!! Staff is...More

Thank Jaclyn S
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Mrs. Jaclyn, We are delighted you found our restaurant, even if it was towards the end of your trip. Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our food and service. We're happy you had such a good experience. We love...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Tabooshh!is an amazing hidden gem well worth finding! Owner Martin's family recipes handed down for generations are full of local flavor and beautifully plated to enhance the dining experience! The staff are very friendly and the cute seating areas make this restaurant very inviting. It's...More

Thank Alison P
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Alison, Thank you for taking the time to post a review both on Facebook and on TripAdvisor. We love when customers find our hidden gem and can truly enjoy the experience that Martin and I and our staff work so hard for. We love...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This is probably the best location for ambiance on the island. The restaurant is situated on the water adjacent to a marina. Looking out on the water and watching boats go by definitely set the mood for a fun, relaxing dinner with friends and family....More

Thank CaptainCoptic
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Captain Coptic, First and foremost we thank you for your review. We always appreciate feedback of our customers, even when something has not been to the expectation of our guests, as this gives us room for improvement. We have had another review which we...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The restaurant ambience is very nice, seaside type. We were a group of 8 and everybody was very pleased with their meal. The menu is broad and has a variety of plates. Food was excellent. Staff attentive, but on the slow side. But who cares,...More

Thank Beatriz M
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Dear Beatriz, We love when guests choose to celebrate with us. We are happy you and your guests had a wonderful time. We apologize if your meal took a bit longer than it should have, but happy our service and food experience made up for...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The lady who waited on us was very abrasive. Us: can we see the wine list? Server: No, we don’t have one. After some awkward silence... Us: what kind of wine do you have? Server: what kind of wine do you want? Us: Rosé? Server:...More

Thank Wasseem S
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Wasseem, We sincerely apologize to you and your guests if your waitress has not been as forthcoming as she should have in her service. We are known for our good service and rest assure we will reprimand your servant for her approach. We are...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Long wait but a nice presentation of the food and the manager know hoe to give the service ya need #angelo thx we will be back next week!

Thank rolex2929
Debby W, Owner at Tabooshh, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We shall make sure to send your compliments to Angelo. Looking forward to having you back next week. Regards. Debby and Martin.

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mwilliamson21
29 July 2018|
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Response from Debby W | Property representative |
Good morning sir, we are located near the area of Janthiel at the end of Caracasbaaiweg. From the cruise terminal this can be a 25 minute drive approx.. We are open daily for dinner from 5 pm till 10.30 pm and Saturdays and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caracasbaaiweg 405-1, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 747 5555
  • E-mail
Description
Tabooshh! is a melting pot of Caribbean dishes with a different twist, passed from generation to generation and offered to you today in our restaurant. An attractive A La Carte menu, features a wide selection of starters and Island tapas for every taste, followed by a great choice of seafood and beef main courses and carefully selected desserts. You’re sure to find more than one dish you’d like to try.
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