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Lemon Grass Cafe

5801 Capitol Blvd SW, Tumwater, WA 98501-4554
+1 360-705-0055
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“green curry” (3 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5801 Capitol Blvd SW, Tumwater, WA 98501-4554
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant had a musty odor. Not the typical food Thai names I’m used too. I ordered swimming angels with tofu in a peanut sauce. It was good and it was so much food. I think it took me 2 days to finish. Service was...More

Thank micaelajara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoy this as a local eatery. The food is always tasty and the service is good. The fried tofu is a favorite appetizer and we enjoy a lot of the entrees.

Thank Stormy360
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Ordered Lemon Grass to go after working out. Order was ready for pickup and all our requests were met by the staff. Their food is delicious and tastes great in the restaurant or at home.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I had heard from neighbors that this was the most authentic Thai restaurant in the general area. The fact it was in walking distance was an added bonus! My first visit was while my sister-in-law was visiting from Thailand. There were six of us and...More

Thank TumwaterGirl
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We just drove in from Ashland and met my daughter for dinner at the Lemon Grass Cafe. We had eaten here before (about a year) and the food was excellent. This time not as good, that is to say, it was good just not great....More

Thank P505BPsteveng
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Service was pleasant and quick. We each ordered a glass of wine. Both tasted like the bottles had been open for at least week. Sent them back with no trouble. Ordered the much ballyhooed honey walnut prawns. They were delivered-- I'm not kidding-- ice cold....More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 2 October 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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