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Center Cafe

American, Hamburgers, Cambodian
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Street #2.5 Ousaphea Village | Street 2.5, Battambang 0534, Cambodia
012732711
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6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 31
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good marinated beef sandwich and other services

The marinated beef sandwich is excellent. In general the food is quite cheap and good but it takes a bit of a time to get served. I mostly know the place for all other services provided: booking of taxi/buses/location of moto.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Camille D
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The marinated beef sandwich is excellent. In general the food is quite cheap and good but it takes a bit of a time to get served. I mostly know the place for all other services provided: booking of taxi/buses/location of moto.

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Two dishes have national significance in Cambodia; Beef Lok-Lak and Fish Amok. Having stayed in Cambodia for several months each of the last 3 years we have made it a personal mission to savor these dishes in as many of the local Khmer restaurants. To date Center Cafe comes out on top. For about $4 each you can enjoy the... More 

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Tonopah, Nevada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

It wasn't bad. The food was okay. I don't have a whole lot to say other than that. There are other restaurants that I would rather eat at so I doubt if I got back but there was nothing wrong with it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Vesner the owner and his wife made it such a good 2 weeks for us, there was 18 of us there for volunteering and they did bbqs and cooking classes for free! They were so nice to us the whole time which made this basic hostel way higher on my list than some of the more luxurious ones! Thanks to... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The breakfast was OK (nothing special) but we did buy our travel tickets (bus to Siem Reap) here and they offered a good price (but do expect to pay $1 more than when you buy tem directly from the bus company, it's always like that in Cambodia).

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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I ate here twice for dinner. Both dishes were so tasteful and yummi and prices are real bargains - USD 2-3 for traditional khmer dishes. When I was there it was very quiet, so do not go there for the atmosphere and not a place where I could spent a lot of time, but for eating, yep, just right.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

A mixed review I am afraid. The food here was excellent, cheap, delicious and promptly served. I couldn't fault it and returned many times. However I would not recommend buying any bus tickets here. We did. The promised tuk tuk ride to the bus station did not eventuate (which we paid extra for). The promised Sorya bus turned out to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I really love the currys they make here. The staff is superfriendly and the food delicious. They also have a really cheap dorm. $2 and very clean and spacious. If I ever go back to battambang I'll defenitely come back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Always ate breakfast here. Large bowl full of fruit, muesli and yoghurt. Very friendly young people working here...learnt some more Khmer from the young man. Yep will definitely be back in November. If you are early enough you can watch the monks receiving alms from the family opposite.

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Battambang, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Excellent Food and Good quality Friendly Staff.Home Cooked Cambodia cuisine Experience cambodia.Wide selection of authentic tasty khmer dishes at very reasonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Street #2.5 Ousaphea Village | Street 2.5, Battambang 0534, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Battambang Province  >  Battambang
  • Phone Number: 012732711

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Cambodian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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