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Saba

#242 of 2,106 Restaurants in Dublin
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 2000
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck rolls” (28 reviews)
“thai food” (48 reviews)
“wok dish” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,026 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner on a Sunday. Service was good. Place was pretty busy. Good atmosphere. Food was very nice and not too expensive - €95 for 3 courses each + tea and coffee and two glasses of wine. Everything was good...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saba is right beside the westbury so we may a late reservation after a long day site seeing. We tried the duck tacos and black pepper squid for a shared appetizer. For dinner I had the beef stir fry. All the food had amazing flavours...More

Thank Andrew S
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Andrew, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a thorough review. I've passed it onto the team and they are delighted. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your meal and €7 cocktails. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited SABA recently with my family on a Sunday evening. I had been here several times previously and always liked the food. While the food was still good, I could not get past the outrageous prices for Coca Cola, bottled water, bottled beer and...More

Thank JMcI61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just average tasting at best small portion sizes for the high price you pay makes Saba simply not worth it. The atmosphere ambiance is nice and the service was okay at Saba, but their too high for what you get prices and too blandness make...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear KweqSmanit, Thank you for your review. It reads like you had a terrible experience. It's unfortunate that you did not complain on the night as we could have turned around the experience for you. It seems like nothing went right. If you could kindly...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place was really nice... great atmosphere and good service, but really really expensive for what we had! I don't think I will come back again...More

Thank Salamanca84
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Salamanca84, Thank you for your review. We are disappointed that you feel that way. We have early bird options and an express lunch which is a starter and main course for only €14.95. We hope that you'll try us again in the near future....More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the food here, everything was so tasty and service was excellent. Good choice of cocktails available for €7 before 7pm too, recommend the ‘life’s a beach’. Will definitely revisit hereMore

1  Thank Carmel Olivia F
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Carmel Olivia F, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a fantastic review. It is great to receive such lovely feedback. I have passed it onto the team and they are delighted. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed dinner at Saba Friday eve. We booked our table during the week. When we arrived we were promptly shown our table in the busy and lively restaurant. Service was prompt and efficient. Starters main course dessert and wine were fantastic. Highly recommend this...More

Thank paul w
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Paul, Wow - it's so fantastic to get such a glowing review. It really gives the team a lift to know their work is so appreciated. We are delighted that you enjoyed your evening. Your recommendation means so much to us. We look forward...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great food here, and lots of it! excellent service and wonderful ambience. They also do a great early bird. highly recommend.More

Thank bennyc6708
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear bennyc6708, Thank you so much for the glowing review - it really gives the team a lift to know their work is so appreciated by our wonderful customers. Your recommendation means so much to us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Saba...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Visit any time I'm in the area. Busy restaurant but service is very good. Everything on the menu us excellent. They even make broccoli taste good.More

Thank Shane B
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Shane, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a great review. It really gives the team a lift to know their work is so appreciated by our wonderful customers. Your frequent custom means so much to us - thank...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is our favourite restaurant in Dublin and we come here every time we visit. It never fails to let us down. Delicious food, excellent service and amazing cocktails. We absolutely love it.More

Thank hmiller99
Paul C, Owner at Saba, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear hmiller99, It is so fantastic to get a glowing review. It really gives the team a lift to know their work is so appreciated by our wonderful customers. We are delighted and honoured to be your favourite restaurant in Dublin. We look forward to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 2000
  • E-mail
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. Sanook![Enjoy!]
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