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Saba

#124 of 1,960 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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South City Centre
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26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 2000
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous food, great service. Staff very friendly. Say happy birthday with lovely cake and candle. Great atmosphere. Will definitely be back. Ideally located.

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Thank lynchiepet
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great thai place, very busy for a Wednesday night and it had a great atmosphere. Very friendly waiters. Order was taken quickly which was great as we were hungry! We ordered from the early bird menu which was 2 courses for 25€. I had the smoked trout starter which was possibly one of the best starters i have ever had.... More 

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Thank Piggopops
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A colleague and I came to Saba for an early dinner. Great range of cocktails and food, friendly service and a lovely atmosphere. There's almost too much choice - we ended up sharing two starters as we couldn't decide. All the food was delicious, cocktails were potent and we left very happy - I thoroughly recommend them - never had... More 

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Thank Jill B
Athy, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here on a Christmas break to dublin and it was so delicious!!!! Place was packed and noisy was the only drawback but to be expected. Booking almost essential I'd say. Highly recommend it for a good night out just bring plenty of cash drinks are expensive enough. Service was great

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Thank 3ce
Bangkok, Thailand
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This restuarant offered both authentic spicy Thai foods and toned down spicy Thai foods (for those preferring less spicy foods). It was admirable how the Chefs beautifully used authentic Thai herbal stuff (from Thailand) for cooking in Ireland. If you dare you may try the real authentic spicy Thai foods (which is not for the fainthearted - I admit that... More 

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Thank Athueck A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite tasty food, but the portions were small-ish - I went out hungry. Considering the price tag, I would have expected it not to be so. Also a really noisy restaurant.

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Thank Tihomir K
Westport, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Top class restaurant within walking distance from Grafton Street. Reasonably priced and food lovely. Will visit again....

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ARMAGH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very enjoyable lunch and would highly recommend Saba. The staff were all exceptionally welcoming, efficient and friendly. The food was fabulous and very good value. We will definitely return.

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Thank Tamanda
County Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch and was very impressed with not only the food but the service, all staff were very nice and the food was very tasty! I got duck rolls to start which I would highly recommend!

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Thank cattybee
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this review

Dear CattyBee, Thank you for your lovely review and for your recommendation. We really appreciate it. I have passed on your comments to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Saba in the near future. Yours sincerely, Paul. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent value for the service and food you receive. Really well located and brilliant staff. Layout of restaurant is also very cool.

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Thank GavinLynam
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this review

Dear Gavin Lynam, Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the food and service so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Saba in the near future. Yours sincerely, Paul. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $26
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 2000
Description
Saba, which means "happy meeting place" in Thai, serves authentic Thai and Vietnamese cuisine at reasonable prices in a setting described as "colonial meets contemporary". Saba is renowned for our delicious food, fantastic atmosphere and award winning cocktails that will tantalise your tastebuds.

Saba is an award winning Thai and Vietnamese Eatery on Clarendon Street, in Dublin's city centre just off the main shopping area, Grafton Street. It is surrounded by fantastic pubs and clubs to start and end your night. We look forward to welcoming you on your visit.

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