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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 good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tamarind duck” (7 reviews)
“thai food” (15 reviews)
Open Now
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

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.

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Lance1950
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

1  Thank PSH61
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank storsbergg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Gregsky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Lemon Grass is perennially one of the top five restaurants in Syracuse. The atmosphere, service, culinary creativity and masterpiece desserts are unrivaled. For a very special meal, this is the place to go! And you might try the Caramel Apple Bread Pudding....

Thank S J G
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I just visited this restaurant and Unfortunately is not what I expected of a Thai restaurant. The food is not authentic. It has no Asian flavors let alone Thai flavors at all. I think it is very difficult to cook food from a different culture...More

Thank Ana P
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Let’s start with the bad, and get it out of the way. They have an extensive beer list, but it took 5 tries to find something they had on hand. Upon being seated I found fruit flies in my water glass. Which was promptly corrected....More

Thank Cpan2
Reviewed 28 August 2018

During Downtown Dining Week in Syracuse, we visiting and had an amazing meal at a very affordable price. The meal was simply perfect, and a wonderful atmosphere. Highly recommend

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Our first visit as a family was wonderful! Waitress was very attentive, provided great service! Food was great! Second visit was dinner with friends. Male waiter would not give us the attention we expected, almost felt like we were being ignored the entire time! On...More

Thank Amalia G
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John B
13 October 2018|
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Response from JoeKupe | Reviewed this property |
We were there for a "special event" meal so were dressed to impress, but really anything goes. It is a "fancy" setting, but Western and Central NY people are very chill, come as you are folks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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.
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