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19 The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 858 002
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 12:30 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Waterford, Ireland
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

We go to Sabai for special work occasions, never any complaints. Also go myself for evening meals before the theatre and its portions suit me very well, love the weeping tiger steak. Never had a bad meal here. Good example of thai cuisine, recommend it.

1 Thank Tararoots
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere friendly staff food always great always feel welcome Thai beef salad great starter weeping tiger steak always good

Thank Eric T
Waterford, Ireland
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Went to a show at the Theatre Royal, and decided to have an early bird dinner before the show. Sabai was just great service was smart and the food was really great. we made the show on time thanks Sabai.

Thank G3489GXjohno
County Wexford, Ireland
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here recently , the starters are very small for a mixed starter , the main course was very mild with hardly any spice to it , we ate less than half the main courses & left promptly , paid the bill & the waitress never smiled or said thanks nothing , the only good thing about this... More 

2 Thank honestguyirish
County Waterford, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

100% the best Asian Cuisine in Waterford, not only the food but it dose not have that run of the mill Asian restaurant feel or style. It oozes class from every aspect also great pint of beer and great cocktails, The tasting menu is ideal and reasonably priced. The staff are great, Mel is great crack and Catherine will do... More 

1 Thank IDFlynn
County Wexford, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant night when we ventured into Sabai on an Saturday night without a booking. Surprisingly busy for a Saturday night in January, food good, very attentive and friendly staff. Price point also very competitive.

Thank louisehog
Waterford, Ireland
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359 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

13 of us went here on a busy Friday Christmas party night. It was a slow wait for our table but once we got it service was smooth enough. Menu was nice. Good enough options. Standard price for a Christmas night out. Starters all very fresh an tasty as were the mains. Two main dishes were sent back though -... More 

Thank Travel0h
Cork, Ireland
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

went there on Saturday. Even though it was pretty busy, the place is very quiet and perfect if you want to actually have a conversation! Service is flawless and food is amazing. I'll definitely recommend it!

Thank MissGeek
Waterford, Ireland
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Visited in October. The meal was beautiful and I noticed the food was perfectly sized...not to big and not to little. I had green curry and it was very spicy but not so much that I could not taste it. I would recommend as a special meal.

1 Thank KaylaDun
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

myself and my husband met friends for dinner.we ate from the earlybird menu and all 3 courses were absolutely delicious.we couldnt fault the food or the service.have eaten here many times and always looking forward to coming back

Thank brandy08

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 858 002
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?