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Common Grounds

#719-721 Street 14 | Mundol 1, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 63 965 687
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Ranked #52 of 439 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
Lakewood, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This restaurant/cafe was one of my favorite food stops on my recent Cambodia trip. The food was really good, and what the rest of my table ordered all looked great as well. the environment was cool, with 2 levels of seating, and a modern but natural feel. serves food and full Coffee service for your out-of-country Java fix. 5 stars,... More

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. I am pleased that you like our coffee, food and environment, especially our service. We are able to meet our customers need from moment they step into Common Grounds. We seek to serve our customers with a high level of service at an affordable price. We look forward to seeing... More

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Loved the cafe, the workers and the cause of this great find in Siem Reap. Mango smoothies are awesome and the iced coffees are delicious.

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. I am pleased that you like our coffee and staff, especially our cause, we are able to meet our customers needs from moment they step into Common Grounds. We seek to serve our customers with a high level of service at an affordable price. We look forward to seeing you... More

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
244 reviews 244 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
380 helpful votes 380 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The food is very tasty and authentic, considering the cafe giving out a very western vibe. Drinks are super lush, too. The staff is friendly and very helpful. We have truly enjoyed out peaceful break at the Common Grounds.

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. We are pleased that you like our food, coffee and atmosphere, especially our service. We are able to meet our customers' needs from the moment they step into Common Grounds. We seek to serve our customers with a high level of service at an affordable price. We look forward to... More

Arcata, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I had some iced tea which came unsweetened, sometimes a rare find in Asia. Delicious chicken Cesar salad. So good, now I'm going to try the crispy chicken salad for second dinner.

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. I am pleased that you like our tea and chicken Caesar salad, we are able to meet our customers needs from the moment they step into Common Grounds. We seek to serve our customers with a high level of service at an affordable price. We look forward to seeing you... More

Kandy, Sri Lanka
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

What a disappointment. The air conditioning is the only thing going for this place. Firstly, there's quite literally nothing vegetarian on the menu. In this day and age when a huge number of people don't eat meat, this is just frustrating. So for lunch I 'made my own breakfast' with the worst poached eggs I have ever had in my... More

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. As manager of Common Grounds we are sorry that we served you not a real vegetarian food, poached eggs was not good enough and the chair is lower than table. I will personally address this issue to our staff and will work closely with cooks and cashiers so that this... More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

The food is always good and the coffee is excellent. Coming from a city that is known for their coffee and coffee shops I feel I have high standards, this place makes me feel at home. I love how comfortable I feel in the environment they have created, If you need a good coffee shop to sit, drink coffee and... More

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Beloit, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We spent two months in Siem Reap, and while the local food is delicious, you get hungry for that taste of home. Common Grounds has great food and drinks. They also donate all profits to ministry and development in Cambodia. Eating a great meal for a great cause and you can't go wrong. Good service and friendly staff! Breakfast, lunch,... More

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Dalath L, Manager at Common Grounds, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time for emailing us. I am pleased that you like our food, drinks and our service, we are able to meet our customers' needs from the moment they step into Common Grounds. We seek to serve our customers with a high level of service at an affordable price. We look forward to seeing you... More

Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Good air con, free Wifi and ok food. I wouldn't go out of my way to go here, but at the same time we weren't disappointed that we tried it.

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Austin, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

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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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

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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