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Common Grounds

#719-721 Street 14 | Mundol 1, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 63 965 687
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Ranked #48 of 430 restaurants in Siem Reap
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Common Grounds Cafe is a social enterprise that believes in:Creating a friendly Atmosphere,Producing high quality coffee & pastries, Serving delicious Western & Asian food,Providing Strong Wi-Fi & Cold Air ConditioningTogether as a Staff, We believe in:Empowering potential with opportunities,Providing benefits, English Classes, &fair salaries Building strong character & integrity,Developing future leaders By donating 100% of our profit to Common Grounds' parent organization, People For Care & Learning, we are working towards a hopeful Cambodian future.
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English first
Austin, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

I came here a couple afternoons during my visit to Siem Reap to get some work done. It's a great place to study or use the wifi if you need it (nice layout, air conditioning, friendly staff). The cappucinos were good. I'd also recommend the spring rolls if you need a snack. The baguette chicken sandwich I ordered was average... More

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We can't recommend this place highly enough. Staff were attentive and efficient. We went for lunch after a recommendation from friends who live in Siem Reap and we weren't disappointed. High quality food and service for really great prices. Excellent value for money. We had a burger with complimentary soup and a ham and cheese toasted sandwich with complimentary salad... More

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Hobart, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Good coffee, great brownies, free wifi and air con in a cafe that provides free English and computer classes for local Cambodians

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Yummy food, free wifi & delicious air conditioning! no mosquitos! just wished they had more seats, and longer hours.

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Boone, North Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I highly recommend Common Grounds. The staff are efficient and friendly, the profits go towards a great cause, and the food is scrumptious! Try the iced coffee with sweet cream, the cinnamon bun, and the build-a-breakfast, those were my top favorites!

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Mobile, Alabama
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Great iced coffee and grilled cheese sandwich. This place provides training for locals to use in future careers and also provides funds to build homes for Cambodian families.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

A great establishment with an open atmosphere with good air conditioning. The coffee is great quality and the food is refreshing.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Good spot for a cool down and a coffee with wifi and familiar surroundings if you like starbucks style. Worthy causes are supported by this cafe.. Note they are a daytime option really closing by 8pm.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

So good! The coffee, the food, the air con, the wifi. It's a must visit if you are craving western food in SR. Or coffee. Or pastries. Or Asian food. It's just good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We were there during the evening about 4-5pm,the cafe was facing the afternoon and evening sun so it is rather hot in the cafe.However,we are having a good time relaxing and using the free wifi for updates after one whole day of exploring.Food are great, coffee is fantastic.Internet is fast and most importantly crew are friendly.This cafe is doing it... More

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