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Lemon Grass Thai Restaurant

3630 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2606
+1 215-222-8042
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good61%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
21 Jun 2017
“Pleasant surprise”
25 Oct 2016
“Very good and cosy thai restaurant . Loved it”
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
3630 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2606
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

First time ordering and everything was above expectation. Prices very reasonable for Philly, portions were generous and quality/taste of food excellent.

Thank JoeAguilu
Reviewed 25 October 2016

While staying at a B&B in this area, we stopped there for diner. The menu has a lot of choice, cannot wait to return there. I had the thai dumplings and the seafood madness on great curry sauce. Excellent, fresh, yummy. Cheap heat, excellent food,...More

Thank michel_josee
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We walked to Lemon Grass and had a pleasant dinner. Food was good but not remarkable. Service was prompt and cordial.

Thank Eileen H
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Great lunch restaurant with very affordable prices. Great food with varying spice levels. Very tasty 3 course lunch for ~$10.

Thank matsmd
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Background: While walking in the Powelton Village area of University City in Philadelphia, we stumbled upon the restaurant and decided to try it. Verdict: While we only tried two dishes, the Evil Jungle Princess Dish was sinfully good! When we're in the mood for more...More

Thank GlobalVillage
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and ordered the chicken satay and lemon grass soup as an appetizer. The soup was very spicy but good and the chicken satay was delicious. We ordered the Pad Thai and the Seafood Lover and both were good. The sticky...More

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We ate there twice. The first time we ordered pad Thai and mixed vegetable. We liked the mixed vegetable but found the pad Thai too sweet for our taste. The second time we ordered two mixed vegetable for take-away. I chose less salt for my...More

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Order the appetizer with roasted coconut & peanut slices, served on lettuce boats, with delicious plum sauce based sauce. The stars indicating hotness are skewed in a way that makes you think it is hotter than you'd think. I love green curry, but was wary...More

Thank klennethporter
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Great food, good service, good prices! Lemon Grass is one of my favorite Thai spots in Philadelphia. A wonderful place to meet friends and catch up over a yummy bowl of green curry and thai iced tea!

Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Lemon Grass has an inexpensive lunch special that includes a soup, appetizer and entree. the portions are reasonable and the flavors fresh and tasty. The service is quick and helpful, even if the staff seem a bit beleaguered. The restaurant is a little dark and...More

Thank David M
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3630 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2606
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-222-8042
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