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51, Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
995660
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Ranked #64 of 803 Restaurants in Phnom Penh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Teluk Bahang, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We had a simple lunch here, it was good. Helps the local community so worth a visit. Friendly staff!

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Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We ate at several training restaurants in Cambodia, most of which were rated in the top half dozen restaurants in town. This one was the exception, but we thought it offered some of the best food we had in Cambodia. We particularly enjoyed a beautifully cooked river fish that we had as our main course. We thought that the value... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Had lunch here while in Phnom Penh. Restaurant doubles as a hospitality training facility and this shows: staff go out of their way to make you comfortable. The food is good, though quality can be somewhat varying. The presentation is very good though and prices are low for what you get: Usd 2-3 for starters and usd 3-6 for mains.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

I was expecting great things from this restaurant, but sadly, I felt let down... I agree with a previous reviewer "PF" that the staff are not properly trained and there seems to be a lack of mentoring. For instance, we were asked what we wanted for desert, as we ordered our main, which was a little odd. Don't get me... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This restaurant is the training place of an NGO training underprivileged youth in hospitality among other things. But you don't have to go there "just to help": the food is amazing, with great service and in a very nice setting. Really a great restaurant...the social project makes it really one of the best you can find in Cambodia.

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We wandered into Lotus Blanc one night and had a really lovely experience. The fish amok is delicious, and the service was absolutely perfect. We never had to ask for a drink refill or go hunting for the staff when we needed something. I recommend sitting upstairs where you get a bit of a breeze and can sit on cushions... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodge
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This restaurant is serving good food at average prices. The menu is entirely Cambodian which is ideal if you are willing to taste the local specialties. The place is clean and the atmosphere very pleasant. I would definitely recommend it for people wanting to eat Khmer food.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I came by for an early lunch with young daughter. We tried the beef lok lack and seafood hokkien noodle. The beef lok lak was delicious but the hokkien noodle was a bit too salty. The service was very good. The waiters and waitresses communicates well in English.

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Zurich
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The restaurant teaches underprivileged youth skills in the hospitality industry. The kids are adorable and really good at what they do. The food is delicious, save room for the Créme Caramal - a real treat!

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London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

We absolutely loved this place. The food was great but the service and staff is what made this restaurant stand out. We are a couple who have been travelling round the world for 12 months so far, we eat out every night and this was a stand out experience. Our waitress, Hoeurk, was so special. She had a constant, genuine... More 

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Address: 51, Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: 995660
Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh

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