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The Tall Lemongrass

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4/136 Willoughby Rd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“thai food” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4/136 Willoughby Rd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Pretty average food. The $10/$11 lunch special is pretty good value. However I’m left feeling you could spend a few dollars extra and get something better elsewhere. The green curry ordered was a little bit watery and the rice seemed a little bit undercooked. I’ve...More

Thank AndrewCxx
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Not sure what some of the reviews and probably would have stayed away had I read them. I suppose some days restaurants get it wrong. This day was different and were on song. Great friendly service and byo which makes it rather inexpensive in comparison...More

Thank markmW8037NB
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Should've checked the reviews first. We were first in and the only people there. Crispy skin pork belly??? Yes it was pork belly, but the skin wasn't crispy. It was like it had been reheated from the day before. The soft shell crab wasn't much...More

Thank KarlH847
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We often go here and also order takeaway from The Tall Lemongrass. Reasonably priced quality Thai food and reasonably priced wine menu. The restaurant is spacious and provides comfortable dining. Lunch menu is good value.

Thank stuartt370
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This place used to be great but has somehow lost the plot. We went on Saturday night for dinner and it was fairly empty at 7.30. We soon discovered why. The service was offhand, the waitresses stood around chatting to each other and were't very...More

Thank IainM61
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of many restaurants in the Crows Nest area and while the food was good, it was not special.

Thank DustyBillBrisbane
Reviewed 13 October 2017

First time I've eaten here. Quality and freshness of food - excellent , menu interesting with some dishes not seen in other Thai restaurants, very reasonably priced , staff courteous and friendly. Would recommend going here.

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Went there on a Friday night - polite waitress with the food / drinks arriving promptly. Food was fresh and well prepared - had the 5 hour stewed chicken special - the meat literally fell off the bones. Also had Green tea rice - a...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Down this end of the shops there is a great selection of restaurants However tall lemongrass was the most popular on the day I was there so I went in. Service was prompt, even thought it was packed and 2 large groups in. Great idea...More

Thank Pererr2c
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Dined at the restaurant for the first time and it was fabulous! The food had a modern Thai flavour and simply delicious. We had the coconut prawns for the entree and for the mains the special fried rice with prawns, the soft shell crab in...More

Thank Zebusha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4/136 Willoughby Rd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
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