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Lemon Grass Cafe

5801 Capitol Blvd SW, Tumwater, WA 98501-4554
+1 360-705-0055
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“yellow curry” (2 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
5801 Capitol Blvd SW, Tumwater, WA 98501-4554
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always fresh! I have eaten here for years! It's always amazing. Green curry is seasoned just right and their spice is on point when you ask for a level. Fresh rolls are soft and made fresh with no chewy rice paper. Very very...More

Thank Mean R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

According to American standards this restaurant is actually a pretty good place. When you don't compare it to Thai in other countries and certainly not to Thailand, then you can leave this place satisfied. The curries are good and the whole fish not too bad....More

Thank jimvdberg
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a colleague. She had yellow curry and I had cheing mai salad. Both were great. The tea we ordered never came although it was on the bill. No matter, they took it off. Always happy with my meals here. Parking can...More

Thank Coug1984
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I was in Olympia for business and I stayed at the LaQuinta Inn. I thought to try Lemon Grass because of the TA reviews and it's only 6 minutes away from LaQuinta. Lemon Grass has free parking. I was greeted by the staff when I...More

Thank Cbug73
Reviewed 18 January 2017

You can't go wrong with most of the dishes served at Lemon Grass. They have an expansive menu of mostly Thai dishes but also some salads that are more Vietnamese. Delicious sauces and good cocktails. The waitstaff are helpful and polite. There are three Lemon...More

Thank Dana A
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If all you care about is the quality of your food and you don't care how long it takes to get to you, you will love this place -- the food is first-rate and the ambiance is fine. I can only give it three stars,...More

Thank BlameRico
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I had lunch at the Lemongrass today. We got there early to avoid the noon rush. As soon as a few other couples were seated, my friend and I started having trouble hearing each other. When the restaurant filled, we had to yell across the...More

Thank YaYa1949
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The Lemon Grass Restaurant in Tumwater building could be easily missed from the street, but is outstanding in every other way. Comfortable nicely decorated space, relaxed efficient helpful service, tasty food in generous portions with three options for amount of spice. Next time we will...More

Thank jake967
Reviewed 21 January 2016

On the more expensive side, but very good food. Consistant quality and spice levels. Great choices for vegetarian, gluten free, or free to eat what you like. Nice atmosphere, although some of the seating can be overly loud from conversations from other tables (acoustics are...More

Thank Turtletech
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We were on our way to Seattle, stopping in Tumwater for the night. We looked up good restaurants on Trip Advisor, and headed to Lemon Grass based on the reviews. It was terrific! We get great Thai food in the SF Bay Area, but this...More

Thank Marie G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5801 Capitol Blvd SW, Tumwater, WA 98501-4554
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tumwater
  • Phone Number: +1 360-705-0055
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