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Lemon Grass Restaurant

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212 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1004
+1 360-705-1832
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 20:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I am very happy to live in Olympia; however. I would not rated it as a great town for dining. Among the Thai restaurants in Olympia, Lemon Grass is as good as it gets. I have eaten here several times a year over the past several years. In all that time they have never presented a bad meal, nor even... More 

Thank David F
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped on our way through Olympia.Good food, quiet atmosphere. Very pleasant waitress. Just what we needed!

Thank Kay S
Olympia, Washington
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Always a delicious choices. I really enjoyed trying something new and ordered the coconut chicken- very good.

Thank Nora W
Olympia, WA
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Dining at the Lemon Grass is as good as it gets for Asian food. It's considered Vietnamese and there's nothing anywhere to compete with their Singapore Noodles, Heaven Beef, Rain Drop Noodles, and just about anything on the menu. Some try to avoid eating at Lemon Grass too often as it can be habit forming! Ask anyone in Olympia who... More 

Thank melizm
Cobble Hill, Canada
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Found ourselves in Olympia Washington, actually at a hotel in Tumwater. This restaurant was within 7 minutes walking distance and we felt like Thai food. We both love Thai food and have lots of experience eating it. It was amazing at this restaurant! First of all a great menu, wherein almost everything has a veggie option (tofu instead of chicken,... More 

Thank Gingerwoolf
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Curry dishes tasted great. Servings are large. Had enough leftovers for several meals. Only drawback was 3-star (3 of 4 star) wasn't at all hot. Would definitely come back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Sw Grand Mound,
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here several times. They always deliver great service and food. One of my favorites is the Jungle Prince.

Thank jameshF2154SF
Baltimore, Maryland
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This consistently has delicious, authentic food. Each item is prepared fresh, and the use of spices in each dish is perfectly balanced. The staff are VERY nice, though one warning, there are times this place is BUSY!. So always ask them when it is busy (it changes with seasons). If you are in the beautiful city of Olympia, please stop... More 

Thank Holly S
Olympic National Park, Washington
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Nicole and her staff prepare the freshest Thai food you can find for miles around. Olympia is woefully short of good restaurants and the Lemon Grass in downtown Olympia is the exception. When we get tired of preparing meals at home we always opt for the downtown Lemon Grass for a fine meal.

Thank Dwnptrl
Olympia, Washington
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017

always have a great time excellent food at both locations. love their walnut prawns but really never had a bad dish their. great service nice decor

Thank gormally123

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-705-1832

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