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Battambang, Cambodia
012 821400
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Ranked #21 of 72 Restaurants in Battambang
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I would recommended this activity to everyone! The owner is a sweetheart, explains you everything and you even get a book with a tons of recipies at the end. A must do!

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Ok, Cambodia is no a very expensive place if you come from any Western country... Nevertheless the "Smokin' Pot" was surprising anyway. With an average quality and a very rich menu the "Smokin Pot" was so welcoming... as you were in the middle of the countryside. Food, only food, was below 10 $ per person. To be visited !!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

We went to market with the chef by motorbike, we choose with him fresh products ! Afeter we cooked 3 delicious really khmers dishes ! Very good feeling !

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Battambang, Cambodia
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50 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I didn't eat here but I did spend time with a group of people who were eating and they mostly liked the food. The prices are very reasonable and the service was pretty good as well. As someone just having drinks and taking in the atmosphere, I can say that I had a good experience here.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I saw the recommendation in the lonely planet guide for the cooking courses and headed straight there upon my arrival in Battambang. I managed to book myself on the course for the following day and then decided that I might as well eat there. As it turns out the food was the worst by far that I have had since... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We spent a morning with the chef of the restaurant doing cooking lesson. We went to the market with him first to buy what is needed for 3 typical khmer meals : Fish amok, Loc lac and rosted chicken in coconut juice. We ate what we cooked and that was the best fish amok I ate (and I cooked it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

This was really fun. The trip to the market is not for the faint hearted as unlike in our western supermarkets, you actually see your food in its primary condition and see fish being killed and filleted. But this only made the ingredients more alive in the dishes, which were lok lak, amok fish curry and stir fried chicken with... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We wanted to take a cooking class at some point along our travels, we saw this offer in the lonely planet guide. It cost $10 sounds a lot but it 9:30-12:30 and you get to cook 3 dishes of your choice (starter,side and mains). We were taken to the local market first to choose the ingredients and then we spend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had a few great meals here - be brave and try the sour fish soup - it's quite possibly the most delicious soup I've had in the past 10 weeks of traveling. The cooking class was excellent as well - the owner is hilarious, no-nonsense and puts everyone at ease with the hands-on class. The trip to the market... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Had an amok curry and the beef in a pot (which was more of a lemongrassy soup with beef). The food was tasty and reasonably priced. The service was quick and friendly.

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Address: Battambang, Cambodia
Phone Number: 012 821400
Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Battambang Province  >  Battambang

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