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460 Church St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
“crab sliders” (4 reviews)
“thai food” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
460 Church St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Best lunch I have had in ages. Ticked all the boxes. Food was tasty, service was excellent, good prices and byo! We had dumplings, salt and pepper calamari, duck curry, beef stir fry, roti and rice. After we paid the waitress came over and said...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stiletto073
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Why we pay all these big bucks for small portion degustation meals blows my mind. At Sabai you get the best Thai cuisine, in very generous portions, ideal to share, in a friendly and cosy atmosphere. Add to it an authentic drinks menu and the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 142werners
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food was excellent, the service attentive, the decor pleasant, and the prices moderate (except for the wine). They have a $12 lunch menu with adequate choices. But be warned - this restaurant is terribly noisy for older patrons who want to have a quiet...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank PeterFrance
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and and great choice of menus Staff very helpful in exposing menue and choices of good on offer Good value for money and s great place to have a special night out .

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank silence7
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had deliveroo from here and it was really good. We had soft shell crab gliders, salt and pepper squid and dumplings for entree and then a yellow chicken curry which was amazing. Really good Thai food (squid) was so soft and tender!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

How good Thai food should taste and be presented.small restaurant with good standards. Great location near Swan street. Flavour Haven .

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank ltime
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I ate here for dinner last night. We particularly like the lamb shank mammasan. It was delicious. The crab sliders are also a good entree. The price is reasonable. $70 for two including drinks and servers were sweet as well. If I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank geelongexpat
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Small restaurant but we were pleasantly surprised with the food. Every dish was delicious. We mixed it up with a couple of entrees, fish and lamb for mains plus fried rice. Would definitely go back.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kazm76
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The wonderful aromas of this food wafted out to meet us as we entered the restaurant. Although small in size there are two seating areas, upstairs and down. We were seated downstairs, near the door unfortunately, which meant we nearly froze every time anyone entered...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I came here for Friday night dinner. The signs were good early as all the tables were booked when we arrived. When you attend do yourself a favour and get the Pad Thai. It tastes like it's straight out of a top...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Matt B
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31 March 2017|
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Response from Manpreet S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes, wine only though. And there's a corkage charge of $4/person. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 17
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 am
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 Church St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +(61)85286884
  • E-mail
With its contemporary Asian cuisine, Sabai is the perfect setting for groups who enjoy the exotic taste of Thailand/Asia Sabai is located at 460 Church Street, right in the heart of Richmond. Only a short stroll from the Melbourne Sporting Precinct, eat out at Sabai's central Richmond location is easy for everyone! For those in need of public transport options, East Richmond Train station is just 100 meter walk away, and the #78 Tram stops right at the front door. Custom designed Menus to cater for all types of A la Carte and Functions, from 21st Birthdays and 30th Birthdays, Engagement parties and Corporate Functions, Let us make your function a celebration to remember.
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