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Saba

#129 of 2,013 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 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 12:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Vietnam food me like also my family..... all menu is good and ambiance so nice for your meeting or lunch/dinner

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Thank wirynine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went here on valentines day and I thought the food was so tasty and the portions are really fair I was stuffed by the end of it! We got three courses for 39.50. Only problem I had with the menu was there were only two choices of dessert, but it wasn't a huge problem because both were amazing. The... More 

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Thank Breda S
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here many times. Its a well known eatery and generally needs prior booking. The ambiance in the restaurant is always one of great energy and the wine selection is good. The food is very tasty but i find it too expensive for the quality of output. This is a restaurant for consistency and ambiance but you will... More 

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1 Thank Claire L
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went to Saba on a Saturday night and had an excellent meal. The service was spot on, and the ambiance was just what we were looking for - good lighting, music, and a real buzz going on. The food was some of the best Thai I've had and I thought it was fantastic that a point is... More 

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1 Thank AlexandraJH15
Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've read some questionable reviews on this place but I have to say that I liked it. A lot. Really nice room, good bar, great (really great) service. We had lunch (three of us) and the place was buzzing. It has a sort of a Paris/New York vibe - it's about eating: Get in, relax, enjoy. I had a pad... More 

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2 Thank Jonathan H
London
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A post Xmas treat. Seated immediately and very friendly waitress served us. We ordered a mix of deep fried veg and spring rolls- none of which tasted of anything, no seasoning what so ever apart from the small side sauce. I've never eaten such bland spring rolls. For main we had 1 veg pad Thai and 2 chicken pad Thai.... More 

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2 Thank Gwen S
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Adore this restaurant, fantastic atmosphere, gorgeous food, always busy which is such a good sign, have never had a bad meal here, lovely bar area to have a cocktail after your meal, 30 second walk to grafton street, a restaurant I keep returning to again and again

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Thank niamho1977
Dublin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had dinner in Saba Clarendon Street at the end of September 2016 as part of an office function. It’s great to see the restaurant doing so well, place was packed and the atmosphere was excellent. We were a large group and this often leads to a drop in food quality but absolutely not in Saba. Food was excellent, we ate... More 

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Thank ChrisAustinDublin
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

My colleague and I had lunch here on the 13th Jan 2017. Before ordering our meal, we placed a drinks order of 1 Harvey Wall Banger and a glass of house red. After five minutes the waitress returned saying the bar man did not know what a Harvey Wallbanger was. Considering Saba is supposed to be a cocktail lounge/restaurant, I... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Attended for a Christmas party. Only fault was that we were split over 2 tables (back to back) which really divided our party. Food was prompt, hot and tasty with a reasonable selection to cater for a variety of tastes on their group menu. Also we were kindly facilitated by holding a meal in the kitchen as a member of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, 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
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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
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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