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The Kampot Pepper Shop

Old Market Street, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
+855 12 691 379
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Best pepper

I read about Kampot pepper from a food and drink magazine before coming to Cambodia and had to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
d0ugw0ng
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Really nice and knowledgeable people.

This is a shop where they don’t just sell stuff, but they also know about it. Differences, kinds... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
Mart-JanvdMaas
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Kep, Cambodia
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The Kampot Pepper Shop specializes in selling and educating people about the King of Spices, Kampot Pepper. We sell Black, Red and White peppers, and explain the story and history behind the world's favorite Pepper. Used by 3-star chefs the world over, Kampot Pepper now boasts the coveted EU-PGI Status.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Old Market Street, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
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+855 12 691 379
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read about Kampot pepper from a food and drink magazine before coming to Cambodia and had to learn more. Visiting this store, I found the staff to be very friendly and informative. They let you sample the pepper and let you view workers painstakingly...More

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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit to The Kampot Pepper Shop and even managed to make it out to Bo Tree Farm to visit the plantation. thank you for your visit and for taking the trouble to write a review. Enjoy your pepper...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a shop where they don’t just sell stuff, but they also know about it. Differences, kinds, etc. They live it. Go and be amazed, pepper from Kampot is really good.More

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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to The Kampot Pepper Shop. Yes, it is true, Kampot Pepper has slightly taken over our (culinary) lives!! Everything we ever eat is enhanced by it so, happy that you found us and were enthused by...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

One of the staff (from South Africa, can't remember her name) spent a good amount of time with our group of 4 to educate us on kampot pepper, provided tastings, and showed us the meticulous sorting of grade A and B peppercorns. Also sell salt,...More

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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Many thanks, Debbie, for visiting The Kampot Pepper Shop. I am delighted that Nicky gave you a rewarding experience and do hope you will visit us again. Perhaps next time you would also like to visit our farm, Bo Tree Farm, where we have just...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2017

Amazing pepper and even more amazing staff! Came here just to buy some pepper, but the enthusiastic and super friendly staff made it a whole different experience. The tasting of all the different peppers and background information was already very interesting. But then one of...More

1  Thank Daan v
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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Daan, Many thanks for visiting The Kampot Pepper Shop at the end of last year and making the effort to visit Bo Tree Farm as well. I am delighted you enjoyed the experence... just sorry it has taken me so long to post a...More

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Reviewed December 5, 2017

I had such a fantastic experience at this family run business! Alina was just a sweetheart and spent tons of time sampling the different peppers with me. The owners Chris and Ali are warm and welcoming and even gave me a personal tour of their...More

1  Thank Christina S
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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Christina, It was a real pleasure to have you visit our farm. I thought I had posted a response to your generous review long ago, but don't see anything here! Apologies for that. Since you visited, we have now opened our modest little visitor...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

When we arrived in Kampot, we decided to get a sense of pricing for pepper before going to a pepper farm. So we inevitably ended up at the Kampot Pepper Shop. The two sales ladies were very friendly and knowledgeable about their product. The next...More

1  Thank Britta B
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pepperchap, Owner at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

Thank you, Britta, for your vote of confidence in The Kampot Pepper Shop and, especially, in my lovely ladies who looked after you! I am very happy that you enjoyed the experience and hope you will relish your wonderful Kampot Pepper. You know where to...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming and friendly owner. You will learn a lot about pepper and can taste the different flavours. Great for presents.

2  Thank Lancelot104
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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Very nice staff, got a great briefing on pepper and pepper farming. Worth it just for new acquired knowledge! And the pepper I bought will make for a great souvenir!

3  Thank Jtremblay87
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

With all the pepper farms only a half hour $2 Tuk tuk ride away why would anyone buy pepper from this expensive shop?More

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Management response:Responded September 19, 2017

Dear Filatplay, Thank you for your review. Actually I think you have been misinformed; tuk tuks to visit a plantation cost $20 or more, not $2, and take half a day. If the roads were beautiful tarmac highways, then half an hour might be possible,...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff, being knowledgeable about the pepper they're selling. We learned a lot about Kampot pepper and had the opportunity to taste every kind of it, before buying something. High quality pepper, can't wait to cook something with it

3  Thank Meike H
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Arnie B, Manager at The Kampot Pepper Shop, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Meike H, Thank you for your kind review. It has been a pleasure introducing you to Kampot Pepper. If you wish, once you get back, you can share to our Facebook page the delights of cooking with Kampot Pepper! Many Thanks!

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