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The Lemongrass

17C Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-578 4887
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
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“crispy duck” (10 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17C Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The quality of the ingredients and some of the dishes of this menu has lowered in quality since when we used to go there. I’m guessing a change in management? A change in chef? Business doesn’t seem to be as good as it was a...More

Thank F4174FMmichaels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful venue for a 40th birthday. Food was fantastic. A wide range of items on the menu to cater for all taste buds. Prompt delivery for the 26 of us in the group. Staff very friendly and made us feel very welcome.

Thank Deirdre M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a find and if I lived in Blenheim I would be a return diner. It was delicious. The wait staff were helpful, friendly and accommodating. The chef was happy to tweak a menu item for me, thank you. Just note that, while BYO...More

Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Was recommended to try Lemongrass for dinner by a local and was not disappointed. Made a booking over the phone an hour before, was greeted by the friendly staff and seated straightaway. Our Host helped us wth some popular dish recommendations, offered advice on how...More

Thank RanaBanananRama
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Eat at The Lemongrass as often as we can and are never disappointed. Clean and tidy, staff attentive and food really great.

Thank mudwiggle27
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A very nice place to eat alone, in a couple of a group. The service is excellent, the restaurant is clean and the food is superb. Definitely a little gem in the centre of blenheim.

Thank Jennifer2611
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Being vegan, we try all of the Asian restaurants, and this is one of the better ones in Blenheim. Our omnivore friends have enjoyed it as well. The food is attractively presented in nice-sized portions (we usually have leftovers for takeaway) and the servers are...More

Thank jeffs92651
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a a delicious dinner here on our stop over driving south. Best Pad Thai ever, lovely staff. Will definitely will stop there again when going through.

Thank O3809EJoliviar
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Very friendly and professional service - even though they were really busy. When they couldn't set people who hadn't booked, they handled it really well and seemed genuinely caring. The food was very, very good so we ate there a couple of times while in...More

Thank adwadw
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Lemongrass provides lovely food always beautiful and flavoursome . Staff are always friendly and the service is fast. Ive been here many times for dinner and have always enjoyed my meal.

Thank hazel S
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June 22, 2016|
Response from turtle63 | Reviewed this property |
The Takeaway menu is very much the same as the eat in menu, very good as well. we love going to this place and its BYO as well
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17C Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 4887
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