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Saba

#116 of 2,009 Restaurants in Dublin
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26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 2000
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Tue 12:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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206 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've often bypassed Saba in Clarendon Street, as I thought it looked dark and gloomy from the outside. Ventured in for lunch today and was not disappointed! Although the predominant decor colours are black or dark, a bit reminiscent of a night club(!), this is a very pleasant place to dine. The atmosphere is bright (and maybe a bit noisy)... More 

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Thank Diarmuidog
Dublin
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a work lunch here and it was great. Staff extremely helpful and the food was excellent. Great atmosphere in this place. Everyone should experience it!

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Thank liasaurin
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to thank the manager and the waitress for excellent service. I came with my wife it was her birthday everyone we're smiling and helpfull and we really enjoyed the food it was quick we didn't wait long. Thanks again. We will be back.

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Thank Gharib H
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146 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took some American clients here last night. This is a great restaurant with good service. The food was incredible. Dine here. You will enjoy it.

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Thank Galen B
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the warm welcome by the Maitre D, the efficient but not overly fussy service you are in the right mood to enjoy the food. The tempura starter is highly recommended and if your party's tastes range from a mild Pad Thai to a fiery curry you will find the complete range here. No wonder this restaurant is in the... More 

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Thank Tom H
Wicklow
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had tried so many restaurants but the service and low food has always let them down. Saba we know delivers great food and quick for a big team of 25 people who are hungry. can't recommend this place enough for team events/nights out. Great job guys!

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Thank bridget2010
SCOTLAND
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389 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit to this restaurant and based on this experience, would return and recommend. Good choice of Asian foods on offer, service attentive and efficient. Lovely contemporary décor and restful to dine in. Very central location in Clarendon Street....just behind Grafton Street. Two/Three course options on offer as well as a la carte.

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Thank Celtic-Wanderer
Dublin, Ireland
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just came from a frantic meeting and thought I'd treat myself to Saba. Barbara was my server and she was amazing. She's a lovely amazing energy which helped me calm down, enjoy excellent food and beautiful wine. She's a credit to the owner. If I owned a restaurant I'd hire her in an instant.

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Thank mciaheljpconlon
Ireland
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107 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for a girls night out. It was very busy as there had been a rugby match earlier but we were immediately seated in a booth. There was a great atmosphere and the host was attentive throughout the night. Waitress knowledgeable about the food. I ordered asparagus and oyster mushrooms, delicious and a prawn dish, very tasty and packed... More 

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Thank YvetteOB
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i visited Saba recently for dinner with my Mom for her 70th birthday.. Mom was a little hesitant as she has never had a Thai meal before... The welcome was amazing and Peter the manager was so nice and made a real fuss of mom... It was a very busy night and the buzz and atmosphere was great. We both... 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$26
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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