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The Crocodile River Bistro

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German, Austrian, European, Asian, Thai, Central European
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Tonle Sap Road, Siem Reap 855, Cambodia
+855 77 996 100
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12:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 22:30
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Once you find the restaurant near the old Crocodile farm you can enjoy the belgian and thai kitchen with a good glass of wine. Nice portions of food for a good price in a simpel but Nice enviremont. I Will go back soon !

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Thank justinv73
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing schnitzel, great cold Cambodia beer and really good prices. One of the best meals we had in Cambodia! We asked our tuk-tuk to come back and pick us up 1 hour later and works a treat.

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Thank Ana_London_79
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crocodile River is situated right next to the river, just 3 minutes by tuktuk away from the tourist city center. That's one of the reasons I loved this place so much. In the muddy streets, you see how the real Cambodian people live and enjoy their life. The restaurant itself is very cosy, all outside under a roof with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's out of the way but worth the tuktuk ride. Our driver came back for us 45 minutes later. Food was great and prices were decent. The best was the chicken schnitzel with peppercorn sauce!

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Thank Kristel B
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really tasty meal here. Ordered the pork trio and would definitely recommend. Washed it down with a Chimay Blue. Great to have a good selection of Belgian beers to choose from. Nice relaxed atmosphere and very friendly staff.

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Thank Damian H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent western food but even better Thai cousin!! The best schnitzel east of Vienna! For sure one of surprise being here in Siem Reap. Friendly and polite stuff. The owner, who is always there , speaks fluently French, English , German, Flemish!

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Thank Cviki
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

They've shut down the croc farm down the way so it's more calm in the restaurant. Great 8% Belgian beers! Fun menu, but with more of a division between Beligium food from Europe and Thai food ala the wife in the kitchen. The 3 of us were totally satisfied by the quality of food and variety to choose from. Glad... More 

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Thank TOMAS T
Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

It was a surprise to discover this restaurant of belgium and thaï specialities, Him is belgium and her thaï, and both make a perfect cooking from her country and with huge quantity in your plate. very recommanded.

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Thank Antoine G
Dalian, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We had papaya salad which was amazing and a pork schnitzel. The schnitzel didn't look like the photo but we got there late and they were probably getting ready to close up. Very was cold draft $1. Twice the price of pub street but it's quieter, out the way and was a nice walk there along the river

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Tasty, affordable and generous portions. We had a chicken schnitzel and fish fillet with accompanying sides. Way too much food for two! Drinks are cheap if you stick to local beers; if you go for the Belgian beers then they're understandably more expensive.

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Thank Daniel L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Asian, Thai, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tonle Sap Road, Siem Reap 855, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap
  • Phone Number: +855 77 996 100
Description
The Restaurant is Belgian owned and serves German ,Belgium and Thai food.We are doing BBQ every Sunday afternoon

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