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“Amazing” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Amok Restaurant

Amok Restaurant
Ranked #109 of 847 Restaurants in Siem Reap
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Asian, Cambodian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Amok restaurant was opened in 2004 and is proudly named to honour one of Cambodia's most traditional food specialties. Indeed we provide the most extensive Amok experience in Siem Reap with the widest range of varieties on offer. Our recipes are sourced from all the provinces throughout the kingdom, making Amok Restaurant a perfect location for discovering traditional family Khmer Cuisine.
Ho Chi Minh City, null, Vietnam
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5 reviews
“Amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2014

This restaurant was great, the food is just amazing and we ended-up going there 4 times in the week we were in Siem Reap. Right in the center and very pretty. The kmer curry is delicious. Only problem was the the service was a bit slow but that doesn't really matter when you can people watch while drinking some great juices.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Perth, Australia
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Totally yummy”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful little spot in a lane way off pub street.
Decor is great... Good ambiance. A fun place to people watch while eating really great food.
I would recommend the spring rolls!!
You won't be disappointed if you enjoy a lunch here.

Visited January 2014
Helpful?
Thank CherryPearce
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Beirut, Lebanon
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Recommended”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

I had a very good experience at Amok restaurant.
The restaurant'a location is lovely, right by the pub street, in a street that looks a bit like a mini Montmartre.
The atmosphere is lovely and the staff is amazing.
The food is very good, portions are generous and the prices are fair.
I recommend it especially if you want to try the Cambodian amok (I recommend the amok tasting dish which has 5 types of amok).
Small comment: the shrimp did not taste very fresh but I'm sure it's not always the case since everything else tasted amazing.

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Manila, Philippines
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Best Platter I Had”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

Im wondering why reviews of this restaurant is not nice but when I went there, I had the great service and ate the great food I ever tasted in Siem Reap. The location is pretty nice and cosy and the staff, plus a newly hired Filipino Manager, was very welcoming even though I did not disclose initially that Im also a Filipino. (Because people think I am more of Chinese-looking) Anyway, I would still say give it a go if you are visiting Siem Reap. Its also highly recommended in Lonely Planet.

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1 Thank Joseph G C L
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New Zealand
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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“Ok food, service poor”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2014

Excellent location, but everything else average. Very disorganised restaurant with staff flustered
And forgetting orders & drinks. Amok platter was nice but lacked a bit if flavour.
Great location for a drink.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank lovestoholiday
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angk0r_w, Director of Sales at Amok Restaurant, responded to this review, January 15, 2014
Dear Customers,

Thank you so much for placing your comment here!
Your comment has accepted and talked in our meeting, it's definitely valuable for our future improvement!
On half of F&B Manager & Chef and entire staffs we really apologize for the inconvenience cause was happened and commit to try our best to improve our service as much as possible.

We wish you a wonderful holiday!

Regards
Management Team
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