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A lovely afternoon in Phnom Penh

As an expat in Phnom Penh, I wanted to gain some insider cooking knowledge after eating so much... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
jeremybw1
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Fantastic cooking lesson

We really enjoyed our cooking class with Veasna. He started by taking us through a nearby market to... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
Alan G
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May 28, 2017
“A lovely afternoon in Phnom Penh”
May 23, 2017
“Fantastic cooking lesson”
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Cooking classes, food tours and private dining experiences in the heart of Phnom Penh. Experience authentic Khmer cuisine, and learn about Cambodian culture from local chef Veasna Kay. Veasna in the Kitchen doesn’t offer your average Cambodian food...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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159e1 Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
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+855 89 392 921
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

As an expat in Phnom Penh, I wanted to gain some insider cooking knowledge after eating so much delicious local food. Veasna's cooking class seemed like the ideal fit, versus the bigger, less personal and more routine-seeming options in the city. As promised, Veasna is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our cooking class with Veasna. He started by taking us through a nearby market to get all the ingredients we would need to make fish amok, banana leaf wrapped fish, and ginger frog legs. He was an excellent guide in the market,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alan G
Reviewed April 10, 2017

It's located along riverside in the heart of Phnom Penh and surrounded by several local markets which you can shortly walk there to buy all fresh vegetables and ingredients. Veasna can show you how to make your own curry or Amok paste that Cambodian people...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Kimlancambodia
Reviewed March 19, 2017

As others have mentioned, Veasna was very accommodating. We had a group of 6 of whom only 3 wanted to cook. We went to the market, bought the ingredients and when we pointed or asked questions he threw in those items to taste. We cooked,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Su R
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Veasna is a master chef! Cooking and learning authentic Khmer dishes with him in his lovely home is a great experience I would recommend for anyone wanting to do something fun and unique while they are visiting Phnom Penh. The location is just off the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank iloveyourainbow
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

A few friends and I participated in Veasna in the kitchen with Veasna and it was a complete blast! It's difficult to find truly authentic but good Khmer food if you're a dopey tourist like myself - but Veasna makes it super chill, easy and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Danny W
Reviewed February 10, 2017

We had a great time trying our hands at cooking some authentic food and then getting to eat it! Veasna is a charming master chef and we feel like we learnt so much not only about Cambodian cooking but also about Cambodia in general as...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank danirose81
Reviewed February 9, 2017

If you want to learn how to cook some of the amazing Cambodian food you're tasting during your holiday, Veasna is the person to ask. A trained chef with amazing skills in the kitchen and a very charming, relaxed communication style, Veasna can show you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank amh3000
Reviewed January 21, 2017

I did a one-on-one cooking course with Veasna. Typically, he teaches groups of at least two, but if you're the type who prefers one-on-one tutoring he'll oblige. I wanted a hands-on, immersive experience, and very much got what I signed up for. If you'd prefer...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jeff_Kosty
Reviewed December 17, 2016

Really wonderful tastes and flavours from the simplest of ingredients. Unique Cambodian style delicious food dishes with easy to follow steps to cook at home later. So quick to get savoury meals cooked. My friends are impressed with my new skills. Veasna you are a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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