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The Lemongrass

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365 S Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057-3206
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Food was good could have been a little better but still not bad. I would come back again and see how it is a second time around.

Thank DaddyDo82
Bellevue, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

party of 6 of us and we each ordered different dishes including soup, fried rice, short ribs, Pork Bun noodles, and the Vegi Crepe. Food quality was just average -- nothing really stood out from amongst all the dishes. Serving sizes were normal and we had plenty of food but the service was slow. One of us didnt get their... More 

Thank Victor C
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Totally decent spot. Nothing fantastic and nothing terrible. sll the standards and a few house specialties.

Thank jtssea
Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

My brother wanted a bowl of pho so we decided to try this place since it's in the same shopping area as the Japanese grocery store we frequent. His pho was very flavorful and looked like a typical bowl of pho soup so he was quite happy. However my fried rice with chicken was quite possibly the worst plate of... More 

Thank tokyorose65
Kansas City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

We sampled the tofu spring rolls and bun with grilled tofu. Others in our party raved about the pho, said it was amazing, and the beef fried rice was tasty and ample. Thai iced tea and Vietnamese coffee both good. This lovely little restaurant is in an out of the way shopping center, but doesn't lack for good food, service... More 

Thank Maril C
Portland, Or
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2015

I have been to the lemongrass twice. Both times, service was excellent and food was delicious. This last time my friend and I had spring rolls with broiled skewered chicken, Mongolian beef, and sautéed green beans with tofu. The spring rolls were the best I've ever had. None of the lettuce and rice noodle blah stuffing - instead, broiled chicken,... More 

Thank Dale W
Renton, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

The food here is mediocre at best. The chicken and the beef are both fatty. Given the proliferation of Vietnamese and Thai restaurants in the area, I'd prefer to go to a much better one. I've been here three times and didn't really care for it no matter what I ordered. The food is mundane. The service is okay. The... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015

We've eaten here several times and I think the food is good. We started with pho, bun, crepes and have expandid to platers and catfish. Tasty, fresh and healthy. The service is good and the people are friendly. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Edmund1020
Dania Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2015

A stop for a late lunch, Vitenamese sounded good, the choice on the next o looked good and a quick look in showed an Asian following. The menu choices were abundant, and I selected spring rolls and a 'house Special Pho'. The spring rolls were good, thin crisped shell and well seasoned fresh vegetable filling. The Pho, was spectacular. Shrimp,... More 

Thank CaptainZack
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2014

My boyfriend and I tried the BBQ quail, vermicelli bowl and catfish stew. We loved every piece of it. The food was well cooked and flavorful. It was very hard to choose what to eat because they had such a great selection of food I have not tried. We will definitely be returning!

Thank Mackenzie K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 S Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057-3206
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Renton
This is their 3rd store. Great, fresh food. Nice price

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