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The Vegetarian

158, Street 19 Off Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 905 766
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
158, Street 19 Off Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good selection but unfortunately the food was quite oily and therefore off putting. Staff were friendly and accomodating.

Thank Neena2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vegetarian restaurant. Pretty inexpensive, but there is quite a bit of inconsistency when it comes to the food. Sometimes it's great, other times it's terribly bland. Every time I order my favourite dishes there it's like playing Russian roulette.

Thank Devi V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were sucked in by the good reviews and went because it was close to our accommodation. The restaurant is small and looked OK. I can not believe all the glowing 5* reviews. Previous reviewers commented on the low prices. They neglected to mention the...More

Thank MisterN52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What we saw was a small but beautiful joint which offers excellent Vegetarian Food at reasonable price. Excellent choice for Vegans and Vegetarians.

Thank Mukundan S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Food was so tasty! Even my boyfriend - who is a sworn meat lover- had to agree that the food is freakin' good. So many flavours and LOTS to choose from - not just the 'normal' noodle/rice/curry without meet. We had 2*water, 3*"snacks/lightmeals" and 2*mains...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great if you want to get a simple vegetarian lunch for around $3. Won't be the best meal you've ever had, but it is cheap, healthy, and filling. And service is good.

Thank sg199006
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The vegetarian is one of my favorite restaurant in Phnom Penh. It is not expansive as the other veg friendly restaurant of the city. Meals are between 2 to 3 dollars (double it for the others places). They offer fresh juices and a wide rang...More

Thank c0c0papill0n
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Had a very simple stir fried morning glory with eggplant and mushroom clay pot - delicious and very healthy.

Thank AMP070866
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Service: + Food: -/+ Atmosphere: -/+ Location: + Price: - Wifi: N/A It was an average expensive meal. Not really worth the journey. The rice was even a bit dry. This places was full of tourists. Overall I won't really recommend it.

Thank soraia a
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This restaurant offers vegetarian dishes only hence the name 😉. We ate here twice and both times it was lovely and a lot of choice. You can sit in a small but nice garden or inside. They have Cambodian, Thai, Indonesian and other styles of...More

Thank Sanne T
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158, Street 19 Off Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 12 905 766
Breezy, comfortable and friendly restaurant serving wholesome Asian and Western cuisine with all natural, healthy, and fresh vegetarian ingredients. The price range is from US$1.50-$4.00. Moved from Street 200 in Aug 2012 and have merged with The Treez Recipe which is now also The Vegetarian. Price: Inexpensive Vegan-friendly, Organic, Asian, Western, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out
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