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19 The Mall, Waterford X91 RP38, Ireland
+353 51 858 002
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“mixed starter” (18 reviews)
“thai food” (16 reviews)
“weeping tiger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 The Mall, Waterford X91 RP38, Ireland
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Thai food is amazing and traditional here, with friendly staff and great value for money! Not to mention the comfortable atmosphere.

Thank roisinsiun
Reviewed June 29, 2015

Amazing food, and I'm very fussy with Thai as it's my favorite cuisine!.. very very reasonably priced.. attentive, pleasant staff.. lovely setting.. would go back every weekend if I lived in Waterford!

Thank MrsMasterson
Reviewed June 19, 2015

Mixed starter and weeping tiger main...well I cannot remember food so tasty!! If I was fortunate enough to eat there every night I would do so!. Small space but enough, intimate setting, staff are lovely but the menu steels the show!

Thank SlevinD
Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

We decided to celebrate my birthday in Sabai. The restaurant deco was gorgeous and the staff were very attentive. Food was fresh and very tasty. The only let dawn was the dessert microwave heated crumble. A big no no.

2  Thank Si0bhan33
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

Thank roseannroche
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...More

1  Thank johnsvl
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...More

Thank Keith S
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....More

3  Thank John M
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...More

1  Thank ishivs
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.

Thank Erin316
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 The Mall, Waterford X91 RP38, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 858 002
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Sabai is set in a beautiful Georgian townhouse which was at one time the home of Thomas Francis Meagher. Laid out over 2 floors the restaurant also has an outdoor dining area in an enclosed sunny courtyard .
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