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601 Munroe St, Sacramento, CA 95658-9360
(916) 486-4891
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great place to treat someone for a meal

I was taken here for lunch as an out of town guest. I could not have been happier. It is possible that I was dressed too casually but was not stigmatized in any way. Staff makes you feel totally comfortable and welcome. I loved the ambiance; enjoyed so much looking out at outdoor stonework with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
SunlovermidsouthUSA
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midsouth USA
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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midsouth USA
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I was taken here for lunch as an out of town guest. I could not have been happier. It is possible that I was dressed too casually but was not stigmatized in any way. Staff makes you feel totally comfortable and welcome. I loved the ambiance; enjoyed so much looking out at outdoor stonework with water and foliage through the... More 

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Gold River, California
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

As always the food is well prepared and the service is excellent. I had salmon green curry for lunch on this day and the flavors stayed on my palate...the prices meet the quality of the food. It is best to make a reservation for a large party. There is a wonderful private dinning room for 14...I have used it many... More 

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Sacramento, California, United States
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Well run. Well known. Spot to take out of town guests. Mai Pham owns the restaurant. She is also the author of The Best of Vietnamese & Thai Cooking: Favorite Recipes from Lemon Grass Restaurant and Cafes. If Mai is at the restaurant she will sign the book. We've gifted the book to several of our out of town guests... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I'm not very skilled in judging Thai Food, however very much enjoyed my tiger paw, and had some my wife's chicken curry which was also very good. Also we had the spring roll appetizers, very, very good. The waiter was a real cool dude from Arkansas, which having done slot of work their I appreciated.

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Sacramento, California
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Lemon Grass has always been one of our favorite "go to" restaurant where we can always count on wonderful Asian fusion dinners created by one of our favorite local chefs Mai Nguyen. But, the last three dinners we had over the holidays and just recently this month has shown a consistent disappointment in its dishes. The Pad Thai dish was... More 

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Woodland, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Our first time visit was a big disappointment. After a long wait for our food, the waiter returned and apologized for not getting our order placed in the kitchen--he forget what we ordered. He took the order again. After another long wait our order was served, but my wife's entree was not what she ordered. After another long wait for... More 

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Felton, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Nice variety of Asian entrees. Quiet setting. Friendly service although it was a bit slow. Nice size portions. Comfortable seating. A little difficult to find in a small strip mall, but worth it.

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Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Nice dishes, not bursting with flavor, not delivering the freshness of the cuisine and without an espresso machine... Nice bit no more.

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prescott,arizona
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241 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We have enjoyed the cook book and have long desired to go there, but it just never worked out. This time it did and we were not disappointed. Very nice menu and entrees were excellent as was appetizer. Server was appropriately interactive, friendly and efficient; nice atmosphere. Will return.

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Fair Oaks, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I had the good fortune to,visit Lemon Grass this week; it was my first visit in a while. The food was superb and the service was excellent. I had the papaya salad. PresentTion and flavor exceeded my expectations. I ordered the green curry which normally comes with chicken. I requested shrimp. The shrimp was cooked perfectly. The curry was flavorful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 601 Munroe St, Sacramento, CA 95658-9360
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: (916) 486-4891

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai, Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?