We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lemon Grass Restaurant

238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
+1 315-475-1111
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (14 reviews)
“lobster dip” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
238 W Jefferson St, Syracuse, NY 13202-2335
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (276)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently 3 of us visited for dinner before a performance of The Lion King. Even without a reservation we were graciously welcomed and served and out in time for the show. We all needed advice and had questions. Our server was very helpful and attentive....More

Thank Gail P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great service, excellent food, nice atmosphere, i went twice: one time alone and the second time with business friends. Both times the food was great and so much that there was no space for desert...and that looked amazing on the other tables.

Thank UteMai
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Everything looks good on the surface but falls apart when you get inside. If you have children don't bother bringing them; the staff will make it clear that they are not welcome. If you have food allergies or intolerance don't bother going; the staff will...More

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We had reservation for this place and we arrived almost an hour early. They accommodated and seated us. Our server was quite knowledgeable about the menu. The food is Thai and very nicely prepared . We ordered Oysters, dumplings, and Tom yum soup for starters...More

Thank Rostam
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We’d heard great things about the Lemon Grass, it didn’t disappoint. Great and attentive service, tasty meals and wonderful desserts. Sure it’s pricey but yummy.

Thank dannerin
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We have been here before, but are reminded on our return visit that we don't get here enough. The food is amazing. Save room for desert, some of the best in the Northeast. The service was superb!!! Waiter asked if we were on our way...More

Thank OrangeYellowJacket
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My family took me here for my birthday dinner. The entire evening was great. Excellent food and wine, in fact that had one of our favorite old vine zifandel. Everything was perfectly cooked and the service was top notch.

Thank DrRalph K
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying overnight in Syracuse and wanted to find a nice, quiet, intimate setting for dinner. Without knowing the area, we walked around and stumbled upon Lemon Grass. From the outside it looked perfect. Inside the art work, furnishings, and white tablecloths were stunning....More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

An upscale restaurant like this really must have better service. It was half full but it still took forever for everything. Too bad when the food was fantastic as usual.

Thank AndyLinder
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I love Thai food but this was disappointing. The location is nice and atmosphere good with outside seating. But you can't eat atmosphere. The food is over priced and not very good. Except my Tum yum soup was good. The service was not very good...More

1  Thank Johnny-Vineyard
Nearby Restaurants
961 reviews
.11 km away
Empire Brewing Company
542 reviews
.06 km away
Modern Malt
165 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Erie Canal Museum
308 reviews
.62 km away
Museum of Science & Technology
267 reviews
.07 km away
Landmark Theatre
140 reviews
.18 km away
Clinton Square
35 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lemon Grass Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing