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Lemon Grass Restaurant

212 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1004
+1 360-705-1832
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (40 reviews)
“curry” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
212 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1004
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1st to arrive for lunch. Waiter took our order. Never got our food. Everyone after us getting feed. No reasonable explanation from staff. Pretty disappointing.

Thank markmbk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

cozy Thai restaurant. The food is very consistent (which is a good thing!, ). Service is good and food doesn't take a very long time to come out. I will be back

Thank divabrecht
Reviewed 11 March 2018

You will not regret coming to the Lemon Grass, excellent food, excellent service and we even chatted with some regular customers about what to get. Make sure to try one of their specialty drinks.

Thank Erica W
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Food was very fresh and tasty with good flavor. Friendly staff and a good menu. However, even the hotter options weren't as spicy as I was hoping, and the acoustics in the restaurant can make it so that loud tables are overwhelmingly so. Will be...More

1  Thank SpectralJackal
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I attended a rehearsal dinner and with about 18 people we enjoyed a 'family style' long table with a variety of serving dishes to pass around. The food was quite good, and so many incredible flavors. Really an enjoyable evening meeting some of the new...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Ok, it's the only Thai food place I went to in Olympia, but it was soooooo good. I had green curry beef, just spicy enough (You can choose how hot you want it). There was enough to take some home and they added more rice...More

1  Thank froggyJMA
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This is my family’s go to Thai restaurant whenever my parents come to visit. Always amazing food and cute interior. Located right in the heart of Olympia walking distance to the Budd bay pier and local shops. Can be a bit pricey, but worth every...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We love seafood. It is the exotic seasonings that make Thai food unique. I love the flavor of coconut milk and lemon grass. I like the crunchiness of fresh Spring Rolls and the dipping sauces. Their long list of menu items does not appear extraordinary,...More

Thank TravelPair1968
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We normally visit the down town (Olympia) location of the Lemon Grass Restaurant which is always excellent. Nicole the owner and chef is usually there overseeing the operations and food quality. This was our first visit to the Tumwater location being closer to home. We...More

Thank Dwnptrl
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We had lunch here one day while visiting with my daughter. We all enjoy Thai food, and this restaurant only reinforced that. They had all the standard fare, plus some dishes normally seen rarely outside Thailand. Service was polite and efficient. We will go here...More

Thank Tim G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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