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Lemongrass Restaurant

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#14, Street 130 | Phsa Kandal 1, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 996 707
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't be put off by the shady bars nearby like a lot of food places to eat you might walk by if you didn't know better. We dropped in off the street after wandering around looking for somewhere to eat in a district with way too many to choose from. Great atmosphere friendly and welcoming staff as we found everywhere... More 

1 Thank Spikes-Dad
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant on our first night in Phnom Penh as it was across the road from our hotel - and were defiantly not disappointed! We ordered the Khmer and Masaman curries which were both absolutely amazing. The owner out front of the restaurant was lovely, as was his wife inside waitressing. We are yet to find better... More 

1 Thank Laura M
Vienna, Austria
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Lemongrass after reading about in our guidebook and we were not disappointed! The food is delicious, I can really recommend the khmer beef curry! Prices are reasonable, only the waitress was slow to react (we sat outside and had to knock on the window to get her attention). Apart from that a very nice experience, we... More 

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Thank you so much for visit our place and hope to see you again soon More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved lemongrass. During our short stay in Phnom Penh we ate here twice, right next to our hotel and the riverfront and the food prices are great! Also have amazing cocktails, worth the little bit extra for the treat :) prompt and friendly service. We loved the pad Thai and the peanut chicken curry. Delicious!

1 Thank Emily H
Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Lemongrass Restaurant is too expensive compaired to what you get. The food is quite ordinary and the beers are more expensive than in the other restaurants in the neighborhood ($2,5 for a can of Cambodia Beer). We ordered an appetizer - and it was served after the main courses! The aircon was at 17 degrees so it was a rather... More 

2 Thank Bente H
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

This eatery boasts of Wonderful Location,near to happening riverside and Royal Palace. It serves amazing amazing amazing Thai Food. It sits top on the list of Must try food joints in the city. Their Signature Prawn dish in red sauce(Thai names are very tough to remember) is mouth watering, and because i don't eat prawns so i requested them to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The restaurant is just cross the road of our hotel. The staff are very nice and the food is delicious! We had dinner there. My partner had the Thai curry and I had the mango with sticky rice. Although we were not very hungry after a late lunch in another place, we just love the food! The restaurant is also... More 

2 Thank Amy L
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Somalil was our helpful server who welcomed us at the door and promptly seated us. She recommended some delicious cocktails on the happy hour and we enjoy the atmosphere as we had a look through the menu. The food was tasty and filling. We highly recommend. Thanks Somalil for making our experience so enjoyable.

1 Thank Dario O
Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I went with a friend who recommended this restaurant to me and I was not disappointed at all! Amazing thai food! We had the coconut soup, tamarind curry and pad thai (delicious!). Staff was very friendly, affordable prices, but what I appreciated the most was the fact that they could easily turn a meat dish into a vegetarian, and that... More 

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Stockton, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Our hotel is right next door to this restaurant and we have eaten there twice. They offer a great selection of Thai and Khmer dishes. They are very reasonably priced. Two people can eat for under $20 and leave satisfied very easily. The staff is attentive and the restaurant is very clean. Enjoy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Asian, Cambodian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #14, Street 130 | Phsa Kandal 1, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 12 996 707
Lemongrass is a boutique Asian-themed restaurant with an intimate, casual ambiance featuring classical Thai and Khmer cuisine at an affordable price. Dine in relaxed elegance as you enjoy the romantic and friendly environment provided by the gracious Lemongrass staff. Known for authentic flavors and attractive presentation, only the best local produce and choice seafood and me ants are prepared fresh each day as the Lemongrass chefs skillfully orchestrate the delicate combination of spices, herbs, and seasonings to create the complex flavors of authentic asian cuisine that is so uniquely Lemongrass.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?