The first Publix Sabor in Palm Beach County has been quietly opened by Publix Super Markets, according to a July 6 article in the Palm Beach Post. The store is in Lake Worth in a shopping center that has undergone .
The chain’s Sabor stores are full-service supermarkets that feature not only items found in traditional Publix stores but also Latin-inspired items that appeal to customers from Central and South America and the Caribbean, the article said. It also features a café that serves up authentic prepared foods such as cortadito and arepas.
Publix renovated the existing 36,000-s.f. store at 1910 Lake Worth Rd. into the Sabor format. Signs are in both English and Spanish.
Publix has only five Sabor locations in total, all of them in Florida. In addition to the latest one in Lake Worth, Sabors operate in Miami (2), Hialeah and Kissimmee.
In the photo at top: The exterior of the Publix Sabor in Lake Worth (photo: Bill Ingram, Palm Beach Post)