Six Socially-Responsible Places to Dine at in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Six Socially-Responsible Places to Dine at in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap is known for it's delicious food. You may choose to solely eat at roadside stalls, go more upmarket, or have a mixture. Regardless of your preference, we wanted to let you know about six socially-responsible places you can dine in the city.

Spoons Cafe

This social cafe serves as a training facility and multipurpose space for students from the NGO EGBOK to gain hands-on hospitality experience.

Footprint Cafes

This social enterprise aspires to become the first global chain of social enterprise book cafes. They donate 100% of net profits to charity, and employ Cambodians who have overcome difficult backgrounds.


This training restaurant teaches disadvantaged young adults valuable work skills, while treating you with delicious food.

Sister Srey

Sister Srey Cafe supports young Khmers who struggle to keep a balance between study and supporting their family by providing training and support. A percentage of the profits support APOPO Humanitarian Demining.

New Leaf Eatery

This social enterprise not only serves delicious food, they also donate 30% of their profits to education projects and 20% of their profits to staff.

Peace Cafe

Peace Cafe is a vegetarian cafe located along Siem Reap river, about a 15 minute walk from the hotel. Peace Cafe has a wide range of reasonably priced food, and host a shop full of ethically-made handicrafts.