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The Vegetarian

158, Street 19 Off Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 905 766
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brown rice” (9 reviews)
“samosas” (7 reviews)
“eggplant” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 20:30All hours
Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
158, Street 19 Off Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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11 - 20 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was opposite our hotel "Villa Borann" and thought we try it out. Its quite tasty, satisfying and its cheap. Friendly staff :)

Thank carol b
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Extenxive vegetarian menu,nice small garden outside, good service, and very good food. The restaurant is easy to find

Thank AS_Amsterdam
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My first meal in Cambodia! Quiet and low key, with very tasty, inexpensive vegetarian food. I had a vegetarian pad thai, not exactly local cuisine, but I really enjoyed it after the grueling, 22-plus hour journey.

Thank Taisens
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I just arrived to Phnom Penh and found The Vegetarian due to the good recomment in Tripadvisor. When I came to the restaurant, I suprised about it, the atmosphere is so quiet and peaceful, the decoration is so beautiful with bamboo wall. The food is...More

Thank Ha G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went for our evening meal yesterday - after reading several reports I asked for my meals to be a little spicy and they where Soft drinks $1.00 Beer $1.50 all mains $3.00 -$2.75 not huge portions but easily enough to fill you up Easily found...More

Thank Jordanleeindia
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have been to 4 of the vegetarian restaurants in Phnom Penh ( and many other non-veg ones) and this is our favourite. So great to have a choice of delicious soups. Unlike the others it's not all based around mock meat. I like their...More

Thank Sophie-nocar
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Im travelling with my family, all of us vegetarian and we love it here!!! We've been multiple time and had great food and service every time!! Would definitely recommend!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We had quite a large group and arrived about an hour before their listed closing time. We ordered a variety of dishes to share but were limited as they only had enough rice for four plates. Their samosas, spring rolls and cheese rice were wonderful!...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

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

Thank Neena2015
Reviewed 8 July 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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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