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Green Star ( Not for Profit ) - CLOSED

Wat Bo Road (Southern end) | At 'T' Intersection past Wat Damnak, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
+855 92 255 241
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 Jun 2015
“Sad is not open”
5 Feb 2015
“not great”
Restaurant Hours
18:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Cambodian, American, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$
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LOCATION
Wat Bo Road (Southern end) | At 'T' Intersection past Wat Damnak, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
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251 - 260 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 9 April 2012

These guys do great work! It's amazing to see people like this in cambodia. Very inspiring

Thank MichelleCleary1980
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2012

Thanks for your generous words. Adds to our determination to keep at it. Doug & Avee

Reviewed 7 April 2012

Another must not miss in Siem Reap! We ate her two times during our 5 day stay, the food is that good, and the young people running the restaurant are all lovely! The food is prepped fresh for you, and they have a good range...More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 6 April 2012

We found out about this place in our hotel and asked our tuk tuk driver to take us there (I think that all locals know this place). It is a small restaurant not making profits for itself but for an orphanage which is great itself...More

Thank Bogusza
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2012

Well, thank you for taking up the recommendation of your hotel & it's nice knowing you were happy with the choice. It's also heartening to our efforts to know some hotels are confident in our offerings, & the work we contribute to, that they recommend...More

Reviewed 5 April 2012

Great local khmer foods if you like to try it...don't expect excellence decoration like The Touich, but the foods and service were good here.More

Thank CareTaker_77
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2012

Thanks for joining us at Green Star. Being Not For Profit, & also, privately funded by Avee & myself, we are a 'work in progress'as our finances permit. In time the restaurant, will realize improvements in presentation in all respects. As you mention 'great local...More

Reviewed 1 April 2012

We went here after reading all the good reviews. The food was quite good. Sesame beef was very good.

Thank Tyghe V
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2012

We are happy to learn you enjoyed Green Star. Thanks for taking the time to review us. Doug & Avee

Reviewed 1 April 2012

Went here for dinner our 2nd night in Siem Reap. The Trip Advisor reviews brought us here and we weren't disappointed. Green Star is at the dark end of Wat Bo street and pleasantly removed from the Pub Street scene. The lack of street lights...More

1  Thank coconutfarmer
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2012

Thank you so much for your high recommendation. We do our best & like you we do not enjoy encountering the bone etc in meats. If we don't like something it then we are certainly not going to serve it to our customers. Doug &...More

Reviewed 31 March 2012

For a not-for-profit restaurant, Green Star is amazing! I almost feel bad that the food is (price wise) so cheap! Service was pretty decent though I am pretty sure our server accidentally swapped one of our dishes with a couple who was sitting behind us....More

Thank Edith L
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2012

Guy's, Glad you enjoyed the experience. Ooooop's, sorry about the mixed up dish - if, as you say, you suspect it happened, but the good news, you enjoyed that dish also. And yes, good advice to others, print out the map . Many Tuk Tuk...More

Reviewed 16 March 2012

Our first night in Siem Reap we went to the Green Star and we do not regret. It is a very simple place, with excellently prepared local food which is being served by a very friendly, young staff. This place is a must when you...More

1  Thank NEClausen
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2012

We feel privilaged that you chose to visit Green Star on your first night in Siem Reap & that your decision was rewarded with what you found to be an enjoyable evening. Doug & Avee

Reviewed 16 March 2012

We ate here a few times last year and loved it. We returned twice this time and we quiet disappointed that the food was not as good as last time.More

Thank BenamyGoldCoastQld
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2012

We are sorry to learn you did not find your Green Star experience as good as you remebered from your visit last year. Please don't hesitate, should you visit us in the future to let Avee or I know if you find something that is...More

Reviewed 15 March 2012

We were recommended the Green Star restaurant by our hotel manager at the Angkoriana, and the food didn't disappoint. We tried the sweet corn, fried duck, spicy eggplant with pork and the frog (it does taste like chicken). We also met the owner, Doug, and...More

1  Thank Fiona G
Dodgy49, Owner at Green Star ( Not for Profit ), responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2012

Wow! You certainly tried a range of dishes & flavors & we are pleased you were not disappointed. Thank you also for asking & taking time to learn about the Green Gecko story & for your contribution to the cause. Hope you make it back...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wat Bo Road (Southern end) | At 'T' Intersection past Wat Damnak, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap
  • Phone Number: +855 92 255 241
Description
Located close to town in a quiet side street, Green Star Restaurant offers authentic Khmer meals at local prices.Hygienic, MSG free and western-belly friendly, the Green Star menu includes a range of tasty and affordable Khmer dishes, with Anchor beer sold by the jug. Eat with the locals,Expats & travellers, away from the tourist strip. 100% of the profits support former street beggar kids through the Green Gecko Project.
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