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Lemon Grass Restaurant

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238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335 (Franklin Street)
+1 315-475-1111
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was overpriced, and neither of us finished our meals because the food wasn't good. I ordered pad Thai. I was displeased with what came. The pad Thai had very few vegetables, and the chicken tasted old. I've been wanting to try this restaurant for years. I'm sorry that it was disappointing.

Thank anapanasati
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great boutique hotel with a lot of charm. Wonderfully helpful staff. Love the fresh omelets made to order.

Thank Sue R
Chittenango, New York
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

During the March snowstorm, we made last minute dinner changes to park downtown and eat at Lemon Grass. We walked in and the hostess was happy to seat us without reservations. She was very nice. Our waitress waited on us promptly, taking our drink order. We explained that we had tickets to the show and were interested in tapas only.... More 

Thank Elizabeth M
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice restaurant. Ate dinner somewhere else but daughter in college insisted we have desert here. Left other restaurant walked 2 blocks to eat here. Boy, kid knows her desserts. Their dessert menu had quite a few tempting choices. Settled on the sorbet selection. They were all delicious and it was beautiful to look at. She said the food was... More 

Thank Ron C
Manlius, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch on a chilly day was warmed up nicely by the corn and crab soup, followed by their Pad Thai which is the benchmark for that dish. Jasmine tea was the perfect accompaniment, and it reminded us that there is no better place to enjoy Asian cuisine in Central New York than Lemon Grass.

Thank Arnold P
Skaneateles, New York
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With the amount of our bill, I would have expected to receive the most quality service. The waiter was inattentive, was unable to answer our questions, ultimately he seemed annoyed to be waiting on us. It ruined our evening. The food was very good. We had a mixture of apps, entrees, and desserts. We were all happy with the quality... More 

Thank lori p
Syracuse, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Armory Square is the night entertainment destination in Syracuse. I bring out of town guests to Lemon Grass knowing the service will be gracious and friendly, the food interesting and tasty and the setting relaxed and comfortable. While the menu tilts heavily to thai fusion, you can also get a beautiful cut of meat simply prepared. The wine selection is... More 

Thank rdfech01
Fulton, New York
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The massaman curry beef was delicious as was the Pad Thai. My only complaint was that they don't offer a lunch menu on Saturdays. That wasn't noted on the website that I could see.

Thank camcris518
Syracuse, New York
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337 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went during Dining Week. Wonderful experience. Great food. Super service. Dessert was impressive - got the "Red Balloon". Excellent!

Thank FamilyExplorer4
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Every time we go to Lemongrass, it is excellent! The food is always fresh with lots of seafood options, creative specials & nice size potions! The restaurant does an excellent job with gluten free options as well. Service is always great and reservations are managed very well. Can't wait to go back!

Thank DelilahMarie70

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?