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The Lemongrass

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17C Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-578 4887
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“roti” (10 reviews)
“crispy duck” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17C Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apparently it has improved but our experience was less than enjoyable. Slimey noodles, dry meat. Just not very good.

Thank TripChick2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was very average. Corn Fitters were "YUK" so heavy and flour based with not much corn going on. However my Husband enjoyed his Chicken Curry. They didn't charge us for the Corn Fitters which was nice and they also took 10% off the Bill....More

Thank Helen1264
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most delicious Thai Takeaways from Lemongrass! Three main dishes, two roti breads, a serving of golden spring rolls and rice was plenty for three of us, with leftovers! The green curry with chicken (medium heat) was delicious, the Pad Thai was great...More

Thank Tanya H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We found this restaurant by chance and were very pleased that we did. Choice of dishes on the menu was varied and extensive. Food came quickly and was extremely tasty and well presented. Staff were helpful and pleasant and the final bill was very reasonable....More

1  Thank Jamjmm
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely spacious and quiet environment. Fantastic if you are into hearing your group conversations. I had combination pho. It was pretty much like I had in Vietnam, so just loved it. A small appetiser to start with and I was more than satisfied. Staff were...More

Thank anirt111
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Staff were welcoming and attentive, The room was bright and clean. The menu promised Thai and Vietnamese dishes, but what we had was nothing like our Chiang Mai or Hanoi experiences. The East Asian starter for two was OK, but the two mains that we...More

Thank Kiwijock
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great choice of meals (maybe too many) with very fast service. Duck meal was excellent. All four thought their meal excellent. Will certainly be calling again next time going south.

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great food, quick takeaway service, promised lots of ginger and there was (ginger chicken). Easy to find and good range of options.

Thank AnnetteRM2015
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Interesting Asian food, fusion style, tasty and generous, and not too costly, not the best by far we have had of this style but quick, and easy, but great for families, some one for everyone.

Thank Brent J
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Found a magnificent restaurant for dinner. The variety of food in the menu was incredible for a small place like this one. The quality of the Vietnamese/Thai infused kitchen was to die for. Would definitely come back here again and the prices of the food...More

Thank JosePablin
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23 June 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, Full Bar
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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