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For Life Restaurant

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International, Asian, Cambodian, Thai
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The Lane Close to Ms. Wong | Mondul 1 Village, Sangakat Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 12 545 426
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sacramento, California
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great hidden gem in an alley. Try the salads-fresh and super prices. The banana blossom salad is my favorite. Cold draft beer, and the appetizers of fried shrimp and calamari are excellent.

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Thank SuzieQnSteven2
Sacramento, California
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of my go-to restaurants in Siem Reap. In an alley parallel to Pub Street. Family run and quite good.You can't go wrong with any of the curries or salads. Cheap draft beer and tasty fruit shakes. A quieter option and better value than Pub Street.

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Thank Steven J
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here a couple of times as it was recommended as we walked by and patrons told us how good it was. They weren't wrong! Good service, delicious food at a very reasonable price and 50 cent beers. What more could you want? Free internet? You've got it. Really good.

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Thank Marita P
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Wonderful family-run restaurant in a surprisingly quiet corner of Old Market. The menu is clear with brief descriptions and photos, and when the food arrives, it does look like the picture shown! Prices are very reasonable. You seem to get more than you pay for. If you need more rice, it is not charged. The fresh fruit juices are also... More 

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Thank Deena M
Ireland
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Ate here a couple of times based on recommendation from guide book. Good food at very reasonable prices. Also had cocktails and fruit shakes which were very good. Huge menu so hard to choose but every dish we chose over 2 visits was tasty and portions were large you didn't go hungry. Location in the Lane off Pub St makes... More 

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Thank rover257
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

You definitely have to go there to try a very good khmer cuisine with very sweet prices. A MUST TRY !!!

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Thank V V
Miri, Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

It's a real representation of Khmer food! Tasty and really appetising food! Had coconut milk sour soup and fried eggplant with beef which was both surprisingly delicious! Will come for more!👍🏻👍🏻

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Thank 4m0u
Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Our local friend recommended this restaurant, so we had dinner here. We ordered beef noodle and Khmer fried rice with shrimp. Drinks are water, diet coke and lemon iced tea ( altogether costs around 10-11 usd ) The food are nice! Not expensive Even we have to wait a bit long for our dinner ( and they has customer just... More 

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Thank Po-eey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

We love Thai food and we are not satisfied with anything... It must be 'outstanding quality' that we write a review. In this local, we ate one of the best Thai food since long time! She is from Cambodia and he is Thai.

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Thank Ali C
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Popular among expats, so expect less tourists and delicious local food. The owner is great: he explained a lot about Cambodian cuisine and shared some of his own dinner with us to show us other things you can make with the ingredients in our food.

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Thank Kaparipin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $20
Cuisine
International, Asian, Cambodian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Lane Close to Ms. Wong | Mondul 1 Village, Sangakat Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap
  • Phone Number: +855 12 545 426
Description
For Life Restaurant is a traditional Cambodian family restaurant , serving the best in Cambodian & Thai food, as well as many international dishes, for those missing their home-country. We cater for vegetarians , and seafood lovers alike, with a wide and varied menu.

All our food is made with love, using the freshest locally sourced ingredients , and served with a smile by our attentive wait-staff.

We also have super-fresh & cold beer, served in pre-cooled glasses , as well as a large range of international cocktails , spirits , and a great selection of red & white wines.

For Life Restaurant caters for all budgets, and is able to deal with group bookings and special occasions.

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