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European, Asian, Cambodian, French
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7 Makara Street | Wat Damnak Area, Siem Reap 00, Cambodia
(855) 063 966 244
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Prescott, Arizona
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The French dishes are so good and the servers are super friendly. The ambience is good, recommend for both couple nights or get together with friends. A nice dining experience for celebrating our 10th anniversary.

Thank Sinasita
Minato, Japan
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to come here as it is near my hotel and the reviews seemed good. I don't know if they are having an off night but the table next to me sent their food back and asked for it to be cooked more. I started eating my dish and it is also raw/undercooked. I ate a few bites/about a... More 

Thank hangontravelingwoman
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

This just so reminded me of a restaurant in Hanoi both in terms of the quality of the food but also the style and ambience. The extensive menu is simple but the taste and quality of food is exceptional. Reasonably priced (good) wine.

Thank Mark_thegrandtour
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I found this one on trip advisor thought we would give it a try and I was very impressed! The service was great from the time we walked in to the time we left. Steaks were awesome! Exceptional food.

1 Thank James A
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

While researching things to do in Siem Reap online, I saw that somebody recommended coming here to use the pool for free with any $5 food/drink purchase per person. We went around 11am and had the entire pool to ourselves for about 5 hours! Between my partner and I we spent about $13 on the breakfast spread and a dessert,... More 

3 Thank nikkichi08
West Sacramento, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Went with a friend based on reviews. So worth it! The food was so delicious; fresh, seasonal and well-cooked, we couldn't have asked for better. Service was good, prices very reasonable.

Thank Asdis9
Halifax, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

The food and atmosphere complement each other quite perfectly. The staff is courteous and helpful. I give full marks on the service quotient. This place makes you happy!

Thank KeithGree
Oslo, Norway
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

First of all, the staff is amazing! They always pay attention to their guests, always smiling, they are very friendly and helpful! The food is also excellent! The garden is beautiful! The moment you walk in, you know you will have a lovely time! So peaceful! I've stayed the whole day by the poolside two times now, it is definitely... More 

1 Thank KatrineCambodia
Worcester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant with great food and atmosphere, indoor and outdoor. A must see in Siem Reap, and Martine, the owner, is a peace of French sunshine. All good.

Thank CriticGlobal
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Kanell isn't exactly off the beaten track as it's along Makara Street but if you don't know where it is, you might miss it and that would be a shame. At the back of this traditional house in the garden is this gem of a place. Tables in different areas, it is cosy and lovely. The menu offers something for... More 

1 Thank SmillaRyde

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $18
European, Asian, Cambodian, French
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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

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