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Lemon Grass Restaurant

238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
+1 315-475-1111
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (18 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and service was excellent, and the desserts were sinfully delicious and works of art. Worth the trip but save up for it as it tends to be on the pricier side (but worth it)

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SoNiceOutside
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Had a graduation dinner ... 2 shrimps and 2 scallops --$35. It took over an hour to get the reservation when restaurant was empty.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank youkudo
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere and food are good, but honestly for the price it is rare that my friends or I go there. It’s hard to justify the cost with so many other options. I do usually go during dining weeks but that’s about it.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The evening we dined was both Syracuse University "parents weekend" and the New York State Marching Championships competitions in the Carrier Dome. Business was brisk, however, we were still greeted quickly with a warm, smiling welcome at the hostess area. I did have reservations so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank winstonbeden
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Was in Syracuse visiting the University with my daughter. The wait for a table at Lemongrass on Sunday night was 40 minutes. They told us to wait in the bar area. The seats at the bar were all taken but there were about 9 empty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Glen T
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner after a full-day conference. It was a great meal with good service. Pricey for thai food, but the environment is nice and the menu very creative.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I would like to thank Dean, he found us a table on a busy Friday night. After we were seated Dean stopped by to check with use 3 or 4 times. The service was outstanding. We had just finished a 10 hour drive from Indiana...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lance1950
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Thai baked pot and red balloon dessert was a perfect meal after a 10 hour car ride from Indiana. Worth the time!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank PSH61
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We heard about the lemon grass for years and finally made the drive.comfortable interior that was relaxing and cozy. Service was good and the Dodd was enjoyable. The entire experience mad the hour drive worth it. Food was very good but not exceptional. Would return.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank storsbergg
Reviewed 16 September 2018

My wife and I went here for dinner during a recent shopping trip from Ottawa. The place is very up-scale (linen table clothes and well-dressed waiters), although most patrons (including us) were dressed very casually and there is a nice, relaxed ambiance. We had an...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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John B
13 October 2018|
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Response from 974peterj | Reviewed this property |
casual is fine, some dress very fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 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 - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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: +1 315-475-1111
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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