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Jars of Clay

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#39B Street 155, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 800 160
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7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Jars of Clay is owned and run by young Cambodian women who support...
Jars of Clay is owned and run by young Cambodian women who support themselves as well as their families. THE HEART BEHIND THE COFFEE SHOP is to help women and girls from the various backgrounds who have experience hardship in their lives. Our mission is to help the know Jesus' love, care and grace. Providing jobs and skills including cleaning, cooking, serving customer and working together.Helping to build confidence and trust. Working together as a team, expressing love and grace to once another.
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  • 62
    Very good
  • 17
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious Food with a Cause

Very good food, nice casual lounge atmosphere. The cause is amazing, it helps local women support themselves. The chicken stir fry here was probably the best meal I had in Phnom Penh! Love the flavor.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Very good food, nice casual lounge atmosphere. The cause is amazing, it helps local women support themselves. The chicken stir fry here was probably the best meal I had in Phnom Penh! Love the flavor.

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Hernando, MS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Food was yummy. Service was great. Cause is fantastic. I highly suggest a stop when you are in the city. We ate with a large group upstairs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

My friend and I are in Cambodia teaching English for 2 weeks and we go to Jars of Clay every Sat morning for breakfast and we love it! They have amazing food and wonderful service. It's a relaxed atmosphere and very refreshing!

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Jars of Clay is a great cafe. I live around the corner and I often go for breakfast and work from upstairs in the A/C. Food is yummy (pancakes and carrot cake!). Staff are friendly and WIFI is pretty good. They also have a gift shop upstairs with cookbooks, cooking oils etc. if you are looking for nice gifts.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Cute, 2-story place run by all Khmer women and I think a percentage of its profits go back to programs that help those who need it. Really good western comfort food located just around the corner from the Russian Market. Get the lime soda !!

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Maybe it isn't perfect. The decor is dated, they do play the same tired religious tape on a continuous loop some days, and sometimes the handholding Christians who like to publicly 'say grace' are just toooo much BUT the staff and food are lovely. The food isn't the cheapest but it is damn good European food. I eat a lot... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

For those who want some comfort food close to the Russian Market this is a great place with good food and friendly staff. The lime soda is very refreshing and the carrot cake is moist and delicious.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

It's cool with aircon but it feels a bit 90s to me. The foods fine but it's hard to feel strongly about Jars. Nice people but just doesn't have a unique feature

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I love this place so much! I live in Phnom Penh and I come here several times a week. The food is great and the service is excellent. If it looks full downstairs, head to the back and climb the stairs up. Also, check out their cakes - I recommend the spiced apple and walnut or the carrot and ginger!

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Have to wait for a long time for food to comes. Food is ok but quite expensive. Cheese cake taste weird though

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Additional Information about Jars of Clay

Address: #39B Street 155, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 12 800 160
Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
Open Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: British, Russian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: #39B Street 155, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 12 800 160

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: British, Russian

Description

Jars of Clay is owned and run by young Cambodian women who support themselves as well as their families. THE HEART BEHIND THE COFFEE SHOP is to help women and girls from the various backgrounds who have experience hardship in their lives. Our mission is to help the know Jesus' love, care and grace. Providing jobs and skills including cleaning, cooking, serving customer and working together.Helping to build confidence and trust. Working together as a team, expressing love and grace to once another.
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm

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