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Sabai

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19 The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
051 858002
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Today
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 59
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
So tasty

Went for early bird special with my family . Couldn't believe that the whole family had a meal that all 4 enjoyed , epically my 2 fussy boys who complain about everything . Will defiantly go again

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
roseannroche
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Went for early bird special with my family . Couldn't believe that the whole family had a meal that all 4 enjoyed , epically my 2 fussy boys who complain about everything . Will defiantly go again

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

There are very few places in waterford that can make decent drinks, the food here is very good but the fact that they make great cocktails and that's its a comfortable place to drink them that makes it stand out for me, the salads are my favourite part of the menu and the sweet corn fritters are very moreish

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Waterford, Ireland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We ate here as a group of 4, it's was nice food and that's been fair. I've ate here many times before and was lovely but this time is was only ok and not up to Sabai's usual standards. The waitress was way to familiar and unprofessional, having a smart comment to make on a few occasions, this I've found... More 

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Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Had dinner here last evening and found it very disappointing. Certainly compared to previous visits to Sabai last evening's meal was very poor. I had a starter named Tempura on the menu but the batter was closer to fish and chip shop batter than tempura. I could not in fact tell if I was picking up a prawn or a... More 

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Tipperary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We had the tasting menu for 2. Absolutely gorgeous and as I can't eat eggs they swapped the starter of dumplings for satay which was really nice. Nice relaxed atmosphere but most of all the food was delicious. There are 2 starters, 4 main course and 3 desserts. Would definitely go here again and recommend to others.

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Dunmore East, Waterford, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Friendly helpful & welcoming staff. Beautifully flavored fresh food, great value lunch menu, 14.35 for two courses & good coffee! Well worth a visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Recommended by the head barman in our hotel. Thai food ......warm welcome the food was excellent and the portions generous...service was very good...no complaints..would go back

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Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Had the pleasure of eating here last weekend on an impromptu trip to Waterford, and we wanted to grab something quick to eat when we arrived.... as we were staying in a hotel close by, we took a walk and stumbled upon this gem. I had a delicious Masaman Curry with cashew nuts and potatoes, with perfectly cooked rice! It... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I love this place, gorgeous food, great atmosphere & good service too! Always look forward to returning here! Highly recommend!

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Visited Sabai for the first time today with my family. Very impressed. Lovely staff, lovely atmosphere, great value and most importantly fab food. We will def be back soon.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: 051 858002

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?