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Lemon Grass Restaurant

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Steakhouse, Thai, Asian fusion, Pacific Rim
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238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335 (Franklin Street)
315 475 1111
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Street Food
Description: The Lemon Grass has been committed to bringing innovative, fresh, and...
The Lemon Grass has been committed to bringing innovative, fresh, and delectable Pacific Rim Thai food to our dedicated clientele for over 19 years. Our award-winning wine list, savory dishes, and knowledgeable wait staff consistently create an exquisite dining experience for every customer who walks past our doors.
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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Asian Fusion

Lemon Grass was nicely decorated. It had white table clothes and napkins. For appetizers, we had King Roll and Steaky Bacon. Both were yummy! We had the roasted corn with lump crab soup. It was creamy and rich. For dinner, my husband had rack of lamb and I had a special made with red and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Barbjs2014
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Rochester, New York
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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Rochester, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Lemon Grass was nicely decorated. It had white table clothes and napkins. For appetizers, we had King Roll and Steaky Bacon. Both were yummy! We had the roasted corn with lump crab soup. It was creamy and rich. For dinner, my husband had rack of lamb and I had a special made with red and yellow curries. It had shrimp,... More 

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Fairport, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Had a business lunch here the other day, was seated promptly and server was very knowledgeable and provided good advice on the spiciness of the dish we ordered. Food was great and water glasses were constantly being filled. Would definitely go back. Prices were reasonable.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I am a big fan of Thai Food. I usually patronize the smaller family run Thai restaurants. I hadn't been to Lemongrass in a while and when my niece who is a real "foody" visited we took her to Lemongrass. It is a attractive, pleasant and quiet place to dine. Our meals were just fabulous. The Curries are exceptional. The... More 

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Pennington, New Jersey
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171 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Came here for dinner. Small spot downtown in the trendy Jefferson St restaurant row area. I ordered the Prig Pow which of which mine was made with chicken in a sauce of roasted chili paste, garlic, peppers, cinnamon and basil. To drink I had the Bell's Two Hearted which was delicious as the meal. It was busy and I felt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I just returned from Vietnam and was looking forward to trying Lemon Grass. The meal was fantastic. The noise level was good and the tables were far apart allowing for a leisurely and calm meal. Altogether a great evening I loved the Asian food but for those who want something else, there are plenty of options

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New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We looked forward to dining here but were disappointed at the lack of attention to presentation and the dearth of vegetables in the food. Everything tasted fine, but we have had much prettier varied food at much less expensive Thai restaurants, including in Syracuse. If surroundings and a big-city feel are more important to you than the food, you will... More 

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binghamton ny
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30 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Made a last second decision to eat here before a concert at the Landmark. Even though we did not have a reservation, they were able to seat my wife and I.[ I would suggest reservations on most nights] Also, because they knew we were going to a concert, they tried their best to get our meals out to us as... More 

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Glens Falls, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

3 of the dishes were good but not exceptional. Duck however was over the top - one of the best we have had.

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Massena, New York
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18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Atmosphere, food and service were all wonderful. Staff was extremely knowledgable and attentive. Will definitely return.

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Fairport, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This place has great Thai influences and the Red Curry swordfish done semi spicy was outstanding! A great place for a wonderful dinner.Try the Tom Yum soup. Parking may be difficult, Try the underground garage next door to the restaurant.

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Additional Information about Lemon Grass Restaurant

Address: 238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
Phone Number: 315 475 1111
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD $20 to $30
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Thai, Asian fusion, Pacific Rim

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
    (Franklin Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: 315 475 1111

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $20 to $30
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Thai, Asian fusion, Pacific Rim

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Romantic

Description

The Lemon Grass has been committed to bringing innovative, fresh, and delectable Pacific Rim Thai food to our dedicated clientele for over 19 years. Our award-winning wine list, savory dishes, and knowledgeable wait staff consistently create an exquisite dining experience for every customer who walks past our doors.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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