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“A must”

Genevieve's Restaurant
Ranked #13 of 858 Restaurants in Siem Reap
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$3 - US$16
Cuisines: International, Asian, Cambodian
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Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Genevieve's is a Khmer/Western restaurant in Siem Reap, located close to Pub Street and the Old Market. At Genevieve's, we provide high quality food and service and have a commitment to contributing meaningfully to the community in Siem Reap.
Melbourne, Australia
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92 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“A must”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Shared Genevieve's with a group of friends in March. There was no way I was coming to Siem Reap without making a visit. Food is fantastic (favorite dishes Beef Lok Lak & their great steak sandwich). My friends who were new to Siem Reap so enjoyed the food that they ensured that they returned before the departed home. Wonderful service, great food and a must for any visit to Siem Reap.

Visited March 2017
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Oak Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Top Notch Food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything was exceptionally well prepared and presented. Busy place, but service was still attentive. It makes a point that its staff is NOT in training (a dig, I suspect, at Spoon and Haven--two very nice places that train underprivileged youth), but its profit sharing with employees is a nice touch.

  • Visited April 2017
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Phil R, Owner at Genevieve's Restaurant, responded to this review, 5 days ago
Thanks for your great review. You've misunderstood our intent when we say we're not a training restaurant. Sometimes people have assumed we are because of the way we employ our staff. We are simply being open and honest by saying that we don't have the expertise or the set-up to be described as a training restaurant or the like such as Haven and Spoons. Far from having a dig at them, we couldn't admire them more. We have the utmost respect for what they do, the quality and service they provide and their enormous contribution to Cambodian society. I couldn't recommend them highly enough. Thanks again for your feedback.
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“Best food in Siem-Reap”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had the opportunity to have a fish and prawns, they were just excellent cooked for a very reasonable price.
The owner was around every time trying to help everyone at their tables.
Very well recommended.

Visited April 2017
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Absolutely delicious, friendly staff”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You should book this restaurant as it is very busy. The menus tell the story as to how and why Genevieve's was set up and how 10% of the profits go to the staff to help them fund their own enterprises. The food is delicious. I had the Squid to start and then the Khmer Curry and it was all fantastic! My friend had the prawn tempura and cheese and bacon pasta and swears by it (he lives there now and eats here regularly). The staff are very friendly and attentive and the service was very efficient. A very pleasant place to eat that is doing right by their staff and the locals.

  • Visited April 2017
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Coulsdon, United Kingdom
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“Very nice food and ambiance”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were very polite and friendly, talked lots of English. This restaurant is very busy try book if you can. Whole restaurant had a story behind it. Would recommend.

Visited April 2017
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Phil R, Owner at Genevieve's Restaurant, responded to this review, 1 week ago
Thanks for your kind review. Customers, please note that we are currently closed till Thursday, April 20, for Khmer New Year and staff holidays. We re-open at 12 noon on April 20.
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