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The Lime Lite

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1054 W Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93711-3701 (Shaw and Palm)
+1 559-224-1054
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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423 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It would be sooooo delicious. Loved it. I had sand dabs and my friend the pork chop with a twice baked potato. Both were excellent. Our server was great and cute too. Even the bartender was super polite and made a wicked martini. I haven't been here in about 10 years but after this experience I will definitely return. This... More 

Thank traveltheworldcs
Fresno, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy dining at the Lime Lite. The staff there is very accommodating and they have some great menu items! Two of our favorites are the calamari and the sand dabs. They also have some excellent beef dishes. If you are looking for a more intimate local place, try this. You will not be disappointed!

Thank Greg T
Fresno, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I had such a good time with my friends from work for my special birthday dinner and party. The staff was very attentive and the food was great

Thank Veronica T
Orem, Utah
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279 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

I was looking for a place to have dinner and this place was recommended by a local so we gave it a try. What a great choice. The service was top notch and the food was fantastic. We both had the pork chop and it was great. The largest pork chop we had ever seen and it was soooo tasty.... More 

Thank Dale K
San Francisco, California
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Just loved it! Excellent service, not too pushy, but just when needed. Food was terrific. We had the Calamari appetizer which was tender and delicious, the beet and stone fruit salad, also yummy, and Prime Rib done perfectly. Wine list was excellent and served at correct temperature. Ambience lovely. Reservations at 7 pm, and we were ushered right in. All... More 

Thank Lynn E
Etna, California
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I and co-workers dined here on a Thursday night at 7:00 pm. We sat on the "patio" which sported curtains, booths or tables with linen. The wine list provided a decent number of "by the glass" options. A few in our party ordered the Blackberry Mohito and it was excellent. We ordered the sweet potato fries, calamari and deep fried... More 

Thank Maryann M
Clovis, California
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This was our first time coming here after hearing only good things about the Lime Lite. We had a very sweet and attentive server Samantha and she gave us great food suggestions and was very helpful all the way through. Started with sweet potato fries and artichoke hearts for our party of 4. They were so filling!!! So both of... More 

Thank Rich H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

As you walk in, you feel as if you are at the country club. Dark woods all around and a certain air of confidence and superiority emanating from the diners. I suppose it was because they knew they were in the right place! We sat at the bar and our server was accommodating and friendly. He recommended the Tri-Tip Sandwich... More 

Thank Jacob G
Santa Fe
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326 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

As previous reviews have mentioned, this is difficult to locate until you have gone past it. Look for the green trim. Large parking area in back. Extremely DARK inside. There is an outside covered pation for those under 100 degree days. Alaskan halibut was a large filet but the salsa, red curry coconut were sparse. Large selection of cocktails. Service... More 

Thank KarumbaSantaFe
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122 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

AWESOME! Coming from 41, a tree hides most of the sign. And based on a previous review, I knew to park around back. Now to the good stuff. Upon entering your eyes are drawn to a great looking bar. Next we were greeted and immediately shown to our seats. Very cool, half circle booth. The decor....I expected to see Dean... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1054 W Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93711-3701
    (Shaw and Palm)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: +1 559-224-1054

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