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10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You Leave

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You Leave

1.Prahok

Prahokktih, a dip of prahok cooked with minced pork and coconut milk, flavored with a pounded paste that includes turmeric, lemongrass and galangal.

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Keith Kelly

Where to eat:

Khmer Family Restaurant

  • Add: Street 8, Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • Opening hours: 7.30 am – 10.30 pm

Chanrea Dom Makara restaurant

  • Add: Sivatha Road a block, Sieamreap
  • Opening hours: 10.00 am – 20.00 pm

Khmer Family Restaurant

Street 8, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Opening time: 07:30 AM - 21:30 PM

The Khmer Family Restaurant in Siem Reap, Cambodia offers reasonably priced Khmer cuisine, using traditional ingredients and a photo menu to make the choices a little easier.

2.Amok fish

Amok is made with filleted freshwater fish, usually catfish or snakehead fish. It’s covered in a thick coconut sauce with eggs, fish sauce and palm sugar and seasoned with kroeung.

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Praveen

Where to eat:

Khmer Kitchen

  • Add: Street 9, KrongSiem Reap, Cambodia
  • Opening hours: 10.00 am – 9.00 pm

Amok restaurant

  • Add: Street No. 9, Passage / Old Market, Siem Reap
  • Opening hours: 10.00 – 23.00

Khmer Kitchen

Street 9, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia
Opening time: 11:00 AM - 23:00 PM

Khmer Kitchen is the nice restaurant with the warm atmosphere. It was the only restaurant on the pedestrian alley that parallels Pub Street on its southeastern side.

3.Green mango salad

It’s green papaya salad with pork and a shrimp & squid yahorn (similar to a Thai curry, but less spicy and more complex in the herb mix).

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Alisa

Where to eat:

Haven Training Restaurant

  • Add: Sok San Street, Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • Opening hours: 11.30 – 14.30 and 17.30 – 21.30

Sala Bai restaurant

  • Add: 155 PhumTapoul, Siem Reap
  • Opening hours:

Haven Training Restaurant

Sok San Street, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Opening time: 11:30 AM - 21:30 PM

At HAVEN it is all about you, your health and your pleasure. That is why we set great value on high quality food and hygiene according to Swiss standards.

4.Chilli fried insects

It’s deep fried and coated in something that seems to be a mix of salt, herbs and chilli, spindly legs neatly folded between a big, hard shelled body.

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Where to eat:

  • Old Market Area; 5 a.m.–6 p.m. for most vendors, between Street 9, Street 11, 2 Thmou St. and Pokombor Avenue

Haven Training Restaurant

Sok San Street, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Opening time: 11:30 AM - 21:30 PM

At HAVEN it is all about you, your health and your pleasure. That is why we set great value on high quality food and hygiene according to Swiss standards.

  • Angkor Night Market; 4 p.m.–12 a.m.; Old Market Area

Angkor Night Market

Angkor Night Market Angkor Night Market St Krong Siem Reap Cambodia
Opening time: 16:00 PM - 23:55 PM

Angkor Night Market preserves traditional Khmer handicrafts while alleviating poverty and improving the lives of Khmer people. It's also a place to have some good and cheap foods.

5.Bamboo sticky rice

Lam rice is made from sticky rice which is grown on the hills. Sticky rice is put in a bamboo pipe and added some water. For more flavor, ethnic people usually use stream water and add some salt in.

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Rosanna Leung

Where to eat

Old Market Area

  • Add: between Street 9, Street 11, 2 Thmou St. and Pokombor Avenue
  • Opening hours: 4.00 pm -12.00 am

Old Market Area

Old Market Area Krong Siem Reap Cambodia
Opening time: 05:00 AM - 18:00 PM

Old market area is known for its variety of Cambodian cuisine, and has a number of food stalls which sell a variety of rices, dried fish and pork sausages, vegetables and fruits, and a Cambodian specialty Prahok.

6.Nom banh chok

This food consists of noodles laboriously pounded out of rice, favored with a fish-based green curry navy made from lemongrass, turmeric root and lime

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Where to eat:

  • Nom banh chok is one kind of noodles which is often sold by the vendor in the morning.'

7.Cambodian BBQ

They were; squid, shrimp, beef, fish, frogs legs, goat, kangaroo, crocodile, chicken and ostrich

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Anthony F.

Where to eat:

Cambodian BBQ restaurant

  • Add: Street No. 8, Pub Street / Passage ,Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia
  • Opening hours: 10.00 am -24.00

Cambodian BBQ Restaurant

Pub Street, Siem Reap | Siem Reap, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
Opening time: 10:00 AM - 23:00 PM

Cambodian BBQ Restaurant is a nice place to enjoy barbecue with good flavor and nice presentation in a lovely environment.

Old Market Area

  • Add: between Street 9, Street 11, 2 Thmou St. and Pokombor Avenue
  • Opening hours: 4.00 pm -12.00 am

8.Khmer Cakes

The Khmer cakes are sweet yet savoury, made with taro, mung beans and a few preserved bits of fruit on top to give it a sweetness.

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Nai Seangthaing

Where to eat:

  • Be found on street vendors carts in the back streets of Siam Reap

9.Jaggery sweet soup

The main ingredients of Cambodian jaggery sweet soup are coconut milk and palm fruits

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Where to eat

  • Be found on street vendors carts in the back streets of Siem Reap

10.Stir-fried ants with beef

Ants with different sizes are fried together with ginger, lemon grass, shallots and thinly sliced beef.

10 Famous Siem Reap Food To Eat Before You LeavePhoto by Keith Kelly

Where to eat

  • Marum restaurant
  • Add: Between Wat (Pagoda) Polanka& Catholic Church, #8A, B PhumSlorKram, Siem Reap, Cambogia
  • Opening hours: 11.00 am – 10.30 pm

Marum restaurant

Marum Restaurant #8A,B Phum Slokram Krong Siem Reap Cambodia
Opening time: 11:30 AM - 22:30 PM

Marum is the fifth training restaurant established by Kaliyann Mith and carries on the creative traditions with tapas-style dishes serving up some of the best local flavours with a twist.

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My name’s Catherine, you can call me Kate. I love animals, writing and travelling.I started my Asian journey since 2003; and I have been nearly 20 countries so far. The more I go, the more I fall in love with this incredible continent. It has a unique beauty and distinctive culture that never fully explored. This’s why there are many countries I still keep coming back over and over again. I’m here to share with you my fun, sad or even scared memory on my backpacking trails. Hope it works on you!

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