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For Life Restaurant

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The Lane Close to Ms. Wong | Mondul 1 Village, Sangakat Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 12 545 426
10:00 - 00:00
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England, United Kingdom
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323 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have passed this restaurant many times as I like this quite back street for a few drinks it has always looked empty which has put me off - anyway I ventured in last week and it was really nice, lovely local food, very fair prices and friendly efficient staff - I will be back

Thank maninasuitcase1905
Genoa, Italy
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in a nice little road in pub street zone, the place is clean and quiet, nothing to do with pub road mess. We ate a fabulous traditional Khmer BBQ, with good quality 3 tipes of meat and a very good choice of vegetables, eggs, rice and noodles. Tofu, fresh pepper and hot sauce home made. We... More 

Thank quandosiparte
manchester uk
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

So glad we found this restaurant, the food was excellent and yet so cheap. Extensive menu and lots of choice for vegetarians. The tofu Pad Thai was delicious as was the vegetable Khemer curry. 2 starters, 2 mains, 2 beers was less than 16 dollars. We visited 3 times and was fairly quiet, maybe because it was early. This place... More 

Thank flyingirl
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I decided to try For Life Restaurant based on the reviews I had read in regard to their fish amok. I was not disappointed. The dish was a complex medley of flavors and was beautifully presented as well (and only $4.50). The banana blossum salad was also very good. Siem Reap was our first stop in Cambodia, and although I... More 

Thank Amanda C
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I googled best amok in siem reap and this place came up. Struggled to find it but made it in the end. First impressions...no. It was completely empty, how could it be any good? It was the middle of the afternoon though. Anyway I decided to stay and ordered a beer which came in an iced glass and stayed cold... More 

Thank snowges
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended in my Rough Guide book, can only agree with this. A little bit hard to find, tucked away in a side alley. But quiet and a bit away from the crowds at the pub street. I had the Khmer dry fish soup and Lok Lak beef. Both dishes tasted good, I think the best food I... More 

Thank christian_wue
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My favorite restaurant in Siem Reap. The food is fresh, delicious, and reasonably priced....especially for the Pub Street area.

Thank SantiFried
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Over the time living in Siem Reap, 'For Life' became my number one spot to go to with friends and visitors that wanna try local food who are not yet ready for real street food. It's centrally located, so easily accessible. The food is delicious and you get a good value for your money. Vegetarian choices are great and the... More 

Thank Martin H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

When we stopped here for a meal it was pretty much empty, I think this is due to its proximity to pub street where the average punter is looking for a burger or pizza and cheap booze. This works in your favour big time. The atmosphere is a complete juxtaposition to the "ibiza" mentality of the main street and provides... More 

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Al Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, nice little local place tucked away in the maze of alleys off pub street. Friendly service, try the number 72 and 50 - both yum!

Thank KLOH_ee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
International, Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
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
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?