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Lemongrass Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Next to Post Office, Ko Phi Phi Don 81000, Thailand
+66 89 287 1279
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2012

Really good thai food, watching one of the chefs hand making and tasting every curry paste was intresting, good service and a simple menu, best massaman on the island

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Thank Spanielson
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2012

Spent almost as much time laughing with the good-natured and friendly owner and servers as enjoying their affordable, satisfying eats. Standard menu fair (largely Thai and western dishes), full bar for those seeking and one of the best damn masaman curry dishes on the island served in an unpretentious and welcoming environment. A good spot.

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Thank eunomian
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

Had the masaman curry. Best of the trip. Yum! They make it right in front of you using fresh Thai ingredients.

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Thank Awayfortheday
Windhoek, Namibia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2011

I've been in this place in the low season and they close the restaurant, but as I knew the staff I had a dinner with them and I got a taste of traditional and lovely Thailand food. The lady who is responsible for the dishes has really magical hands. Amazing, spicy and fresh dishes. I really enjoy been there with... More 

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George Town, Malaysia
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2010

The best ever tried in Thailand , original taste .These are my recommended menu if you love hot and spicy food.Deep fried fish topped with paste sauce , red curry seafood and tom yam . Spicy index upon request.

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melbourne
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2010

We gave this a go as it was number on for Phi Phi on Tripadvisor. Our meal ( a whole fish in lemon sauce and a fried rice) was definitely clean and nice however I wasn’t blown away. Would definitely say go in for a cheap and tasty meal. The staff seemed more interested in watching their nightly soap opera... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2010

This restaurant has much Thai dishes to offer. Great price, you can see how they make your meals rite in front of you. The most important is, the food is awesome. But I would suggest the owner to redecorate the space for more cheerful surrounding. -Audi-

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2010

The restaurant doesn't look like much, but don't let that turn you off. The food is SUPERB! Traditional, simple Thai dishes that will keep you coming back for more. And what's better than watching the wonderful chef create your entire meal from scratch right in front of your table. It doesn't get much better than Lemongrass.

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Thank DD-and-MD
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2010

Here on trip advisor it says the price is 80 to 400 dollars. That is WAY off! Not sure where they got that number from. Anyway, if you like Thai food and are on Koh Phi Phi, this is a place you have to try at least once.

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Thank BILLJ_GA
Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2009

Great menu, excellent food and delightful staff. The oepn kitchen allows you to watch them cook, it was clean, the produce fresh but the best part was the taste! There were so many great dishes we kept going back night after night to try them all. They even cooked a fish my husband caught, it was sensational and really inexpensive.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Next to Post Office, Ko Phi Phi Don 81000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Phi Phi Don
  • Phone Number: +66 89 287 1279

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