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Sabio at Dudley Square

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380 South Mill Street, Lexington, KY
+1 859-368-9901
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Fishers, Indiana
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126 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very cool place. It's in an old school house...lots of exposed brink, board and batten and very high ceilings. There is a bar room and then a room where you dine. I was there for a private event and the menu was preselected for us (my own personal nightmare!) but everyone enjoyed their meals. The service was... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Inside the restaurant the acoustics make it difficult to hear each other. Outside on the patio is much better for a relaxed evening. We were there for restaurant week. Our waiter was very attentive. The salmon was flavorful and cooked to perfection. The charred green beans are very tasty. Even if you don't like portobello mushrooms, the soup was creamy... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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149 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The restaurant is in an old school house with parking lot on side and a bit tricky to find once inside the building. Walk to almost to end of hall, it's on the right. It took a long time to get our drinks both the first time and the second. The food arrival was timely and very good. Our group... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place for couples, clients and families with older kids. Relaxing patio. Interior decor modern chic. Variety menu options: quiche, burger, pasta, fish, salads, soups along with fresh bread prior to meal. Fresh food prepared to enhance their natural flavors.

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Thank Nutsnella
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I wanted to try this restaurant after all the great things I had heard. However my experience was extremely disappointing. The taco appetizer was good but was no better than those at the chain down the street. The scallops were some of the worst I had ever tasted. They were undercooked; almost raw. The sauce used was terrible. Too much... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Enjoyed the unique schoolhouse-turned-restaurant space. Local beer offerings were appreciated! Had the Asian-inspired greenbeans and calamari for apps, which were both great. Had the halibut special, which had a delicious sauce, but the mashed potatoes were not strongly truffle flavored, and the consistency was somewhat too close to instant potatoes. Overall, a very good dinner. Appreciated our server who brought... More 

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Thank M L
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

What a great surprise. We ordered appetizers ( tuna tartar, egg rolls, smoked salmon and all were delicious. I ordered a salad for dinner and the beet apple salad was fresh and the perfect size after overindulgence in first course. They have excellent desserts too. We ordered several and shared a bite. Would look for reasons to come back.

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Lexington
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418 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

We tried Sabio for lunch since we had been here for dinner a few times. I had the Tuna Tartare which was pieces of ahi tuna and avocado mixed with sesame dressing topped with crispy wontons, and all shaped like a soup can - very unique looking and delicious. Two dining companions had the Turkey and Brie sandwich, which was... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I don't know why this place gets some bad reviews. I have never had a bad meal here, and it far exceeds Dudley's on Short Street, which has similar food. Sabio is in a beautiful old building with a lot of space and the outdoor patio is gorgeous. We ate here two nights in a row last year after the... More 

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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230 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with a group. Once we ordered our food, it didn't take long to get it, but it took ages to get to ordering it! Seemed like they didn't want our orders for a while. Food was ok - my dish was unfortunately super salty in parts (the scallops) while the rest was underseasoned. The others liked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 South Mill Street, Lexington, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-368-9901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?