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“Our first visit... but surely not our last. We will return.”

Lemongrass Thai Restaurant
Ranked #345 of 2,111 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Thai
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Lemongrass Thai Restaurant offers a blend of Thai taste senses - spicy, tangy, sweet and sour, accentuated with traditional spices, treated in a contemporary ambiance. Offering traditional Thai cuisine in a modern aesthetical environment was the reasoning behind the conceptualization and successful launch of Lemongrass Thai Restaurant in Dubai. Fresh earthy tones and energizing hues have been combined with natural materials to create a warm and welcoming feel, thereby replacing rustic interiors and gold commonly associated with Thailand. Lemongrass the only Thai restaurant in Dubai that does not artificially enhance any of their dishes by adding Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)
Reviewed 14 April 2014

My Wife and I visited Lemongrass on March 20th during our stay at Abu Dhabi What a wonderful dining experience. Delightful atmosphere, delicious food, well plated, excellent friendly service, good menu. Can't say enough. Our first visit... but surely not our last. We will return.

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Thank Francis T
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

Its a birthday dinner with the family that ends up in a really terrible experience. To start with, the staff are very rude (kani and especially JIMMY!) and not attentive or even flexible to the guests needs, he doesnt know how to speak PROFESSIONALLY to the guests and its really unacceptable! Staff are also not aware about the food they serve, (we asked for a baby's soup, and they served a sour soup). Also, a comment from the filipino guy to the other staff that we are already dinning for 1 hour and 30 minutes! How unrespectful and offensive!
Definite wont come back again and recommend this Restaurant!

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2  Thank gravity S
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Reviewed 12 March 2014

Not the nicest setting for a good informal Thai restaurant. But what else to do inside a mall?? This said, it is by far our first pick in Mushrif mall: it's tasty, menu is varied, service is efficient and staff is friendly. We will go back with the kids within the next 6 months for sure.

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2  Thank GoHAbuDhabi
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Reviewed 7 March 2014

I agree with some of the other posters that Lemongrass is pretty good for Mall food, but would still rate the experience average. The service was excellent - fast and efficient and our starter was really tasty, but our mains were not. I ordered the Pad Thai which was just strange - covered with an egg and some sweet sauce I didn't like and couldn't place. Wasn't like any Pad Thai I'd ever had. We would go again if we were in Mall and got hungry, but I don't think we'll seek it out specifically.

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Thank RSTravel
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

Abu Dhabi has long been short of good Thai restaurants, although that seems to be changing with the opening of a couple of high profile openings in hotels over the last year. There's still very little at the lower price/takeaway end of the market though, and Lemongrass fills this gap exceedingly well.

Eating in malls can be a bit soul-destroying, but Lemongrass on the top floor of Mushrif mall has been set out and furnished like a stand-alone restaurant and does full waitered service as well as a busy take-away trade.

Most importantly the food is good. On this visit three of us shared complimentary prawn crackers to start, followed by Chicken Pad Thai, Prawns in garlic and a Green Chicken Curry. All the food was very good indeed, and I particularly liked the way the Pad Thai came wrapped up in an omelette.

The bill came to around Dh150 (USD40) which is great value for the quality of food we had.

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Thank Simon W
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