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7 Makara Street | Wat Damnak Area, Siem Reap 00, Cambodia
(855) 063 966 244
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Buffet, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 11
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  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Quaint setting, tasty curry.

We went here as the first stop on our set menu tour, unfortunately I was not interested in anything on the set menu, so instead opted to order a green beef curry, which was full of flavour. The staff was not overly attentive, but we were there at the low season, so it may have been they were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
chadontheroad
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Shanghai, China
via mobile
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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299 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Shanghai, China
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

We went here as the first stop on our set menu tour, unfortunately I was not interested in anything on the set menu, so instead opted to order a green beef curry, which was full of flavour. The staff was not overly attentive, but we were there at the low season, so it may have been they were understandably dodging... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Don't miss this cozy hideout in the middle of busy Siem Reap! The food is great but I enjoy even more the ambience. The owners and staff are kind, gracious, and aim to please. The pool is lovely and the water cool but not too cold.

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London
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Found this place listed on trip advisor and spent my last afternoon here lounging by the pool and having a tasty lunch. Not too hard to find and defiantly possibly to walk there. There supply towels which was a nice bonus. Toilets and changing room where clean and the huts and seats are all comfy and well looked after. Worth... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I went there guided by the people at the guesthouse I was staying in. It was such a relief after two very hot and dusty days visiting Angkor to spend the day by the pool doing nothing enjoying the food and the bubbles. Nice atmosphere and service too.

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Brunei
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Went for a snack and a swim, but stayed for am amazing lunch, in beautiful garden, everything the 5 of us ordered was delicious . Highly recommend.

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Vantaa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Road here is very dusty during the dry season, so Kanell is like an oasis when you get there. It’s nice to sit in your own hut, and you barely see or hear other customers. They regularly checked we had everything ok, and free bug spray is great bonus. We had crab ravioli and banana blossom salad for starters, and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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78 reviews 78 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Kanell offers both western and Cambodia food in an outdoor garden setting with huts and lots of privacy. It is away from town, very likely that your tuk tuk driver needs to call for directions so keep their address and number handy. Friendly owner and staffs. Amok (Cambodia dish) there was okay about average but the dessert (missing bread) was... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We found Kanell on a day that the power had already been out for over 12 hrs, in the middle of March in 35+ degree weather, and it was a great find! Only 5$ per person to use the pool for the day, or 5$ in food and drinks. Although the food was a bit pricier it was delicious nonetheless... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Large garden around colonial style old villa. Romantic setting at night with pavilions and lampions. Good menu with Khmer and French cuisine. Nevertheless - do not forget the traveller's rule: cook it, peel it or forget it. Had a banana flour salad - very tasty but a bit nasty to my stomach the following day..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Had a beautiful breakfast here and very keen to get back and sample more of the menu. Pool use is free with 5USD spend.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Makara Street | Wat Damnak Area, Siem Reap 00, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap
  • Phone Number: (855) 063 966 244

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 18
  • Cuisine: French, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?