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Lily's Secret Garden Cooking Class

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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An Absolute Must!

An incredible way to experience Khmer cuisine. Chris and Darwin were very friendly and welcoming... read more

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Howick, South Africa
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Outstanding Experience:-)

What a great way to spend an afternoon! Chris has done an amazing job of putting together an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Lily's secret garden is a friendly Home Cooking Class at Lily's family house, just 5 minutes drive from Siem Reap center. The cooking experience starts in our garden with a drink after a in-depth visit of our favourite local market with Chris...more
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Road 22 (concrete road near the Wat Bo Pagoda) | Banteay Chas Village, Wat Bo area, Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia
+855 16 353 621
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Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My son loooves to help out in the kitchen & loved chopping & dicing & throwing the ingredients into the wok & creating dishes we don't usually cook at home. Lily's easy going nature and lovely attitude made our cooking class so much fun! It...More

3  Thank cbdgal
Chris D, Manager at Lily's Secret Garden Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Tan and Coops, Thanks for you positive vibes. You are such a lovely family. We enjoyed to share this time with you. We hope Coops will like cooking more and more. Cheers!

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Reviewed today via mobile

An incredible way to experience Khmer cuisine. Chris and Darwin were very friendly and welcoming. It was overall such fun!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great way to spend an afternoon! Chris has done an amazing job of putting together an awesome experience of learning about local Cambodian way of life with a food market buying tour coupled with learning how to prepare an outstanding Khmer dinner. They’re...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The overall experience was so nice! We gain more insight of the local life after visiting the market and it was good to know how they work hard and live happily every day. There was detailed introduction from Chris and we thanked for his pickup...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was a great time with lots of information and hands on experience ! The food was easy to make and fun to cook! Darwin is a great teacher, and Chris a great host. A small setting which is perfect! Try it!

Thank carladolo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This entire experience was incredible! We were picked up by Chris (who is married to Lily and has been living in Siem Reap now for over ten years and is able to speak Khmer) and taken to the local market which was certainly a great...More

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my cousin booked this trip a few months ago... since we do not want to overwhelme ourselves with lots of trip to the temples we decided to look for other activities. This is one of the must-dos from the reviews we saw from...More

Thank Kris T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic experience and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Chris was good enough to pick us up and drop us home. Was very knowledgable of the local produce and showed a passion for this way of life. The class itself, hosted by Darwin was an eye opener, demonstrating...More

Thank 388seann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience! We were picked up from our hotel right on time by Chris, who then took us on a really great tour of a local market where he shops for the class. The class is held at he and his wife Lily's house in...More

2  Thank BetsyWoods
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a last minute booking, I wasn’t sure we would have any success, however, Chris repled to my email within an hour or so and arranged pick up time etc that afternoon. Very warm greeting with lots of genuine interest and knowledge of Cambodia and...More

1  Thank Jacki683
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little experience in Siem Reap. Small class and great people. Group setting made it fun. I especially enjoyed the trip to the local traditional market for produce with Chris. Very informative and eye opening. The class is held and at Lily and Chris’ home...More

1  Thank Escape732688
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joan j
23 October 2018|
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Response from Christopher D | Property representative |
Dear Joan, Thank you for the question. You can follow the website link advertised on Tripadvisor (I cannot add the link here as Tripadvisor doesn't allow to do so). You can choose to pay cash on location the day of your... More
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Response from chrisdcambodia | Property representative |
2018 price per person is $24.