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Pou Restaurant and Bar

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, Asian, Fusion
Wat Damnak Road | Between Wat Damnak Pagoda and Old Market, Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia
+855 96 971 8088
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Asian, Fusion, Street Food, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
Wat Damnak Road | Between Wat Damnak Pagoda and Old Market, Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food at Pou Bar and Restuarant is beautifully presented and delicious traditional Khmer food with a modern influence. We had several interesting and tasty dishes for our entrees and mains and a ginger tapioca pudding which was very refreshing. The vegetarian rolls are delightfully...More

Thank deaneb120
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is absolutely amazing. It’s cambodian food but with a modern twist which works really well and is delicious. The food is very affordable. It’s situated in a nice part of town away from all the busy bars. The staff is so welcoming and...More

Thank Natalieconstant
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Natalieconstant, Thank you very much for all your kindly words giving tips to our team. We are more than happy that you’re willing to share us your endorsement of happiness to other travelers who wish to experience like what you did. We will put...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a vatiety of really fresh tasty dishes here including creative cocktails. Service very good. Award winning chef Mengly (Pou nickname for uncle) serves up traditional Khmer food with a modern twist. Everything was delucious and very well priced. Highly recommended.More

Thank sherrireg
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sherrireg, We really appreciate for your time for giving the excellent review here. We are glad you enjoyed having a great time with us and we can’t wait to serve you more if you happen to come back and give us another chance during...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

good fusion kitchen. good cocktails. quiet place in wat damnak area, near pub street; pumpkin dessert very deliciousMore

Thank Claudio Z
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Claudio, Thank you for the positive comments sharing with us here. We are glad you having a great time with us and we can’t wait to serve you more if you happen to come back and give us another chance during your next visit....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a rainy evening, it was tempting to stay in and order room service but I’m glad i went out and experienced this lovely little restaurant. The menu is quite innovative - i chose the chicken curry and it was absolutely delicious. It comes deconstructed,...More

Thank paddo_jo
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paddo, Thank you very much for reviewed on TripAdvisor. We're also glad to have you as guest. We are truly happy to hear that our services met your expectations. We do hope there will be some time you would come back and give us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pou comes across as very unassuming and just another streetside café, but the food is inspirational. The chicken with the mashed sweet potato was amazing.More

Thank BlondeAmbition123
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BlondeAmbition, Thank you for taking the time to review us on the forum. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food at Pou. We do hope there will be some time you would come back and give us the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried so many restaurants and had given up on Cambodian food until we tried Pou. I wouldnt be surprised if they get a michelin star later on. The dishes are weird as hell but interesting and taste good.More

Thank Aaron V
Bora H, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Aaron, Warmest greeting from Pou Restaurant and Bar, Siem Reap. Thank you very much for spending your valuable time to writing this inspired review for us. as a young generation chef owned we will try to twist our authentic street food to get a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 7pm and was finished by 7.30...two courses...and a beer. Had reserved table which staff didn't seem to care about as place quite empty. Starter arrived with hair (black not mine ) on plate and stone cold so unable to say whether was fish...More

1  Thank j g
Bora_Hang, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Value Guest, Greeting from Pou Restaurant and Bar! Thank you for spending your value time to share your experience with other travelers. I am sure you were not in mood since you arrived. You were greeting by my host and checked if you had...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food. Beautiful flavours and generous portions. Staff and owners are really lovely peopleMore

Thank Jo S
Bora_Hang, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jo, Greeting from Pou Restaurant and Bar! Thank you very much for sharing your experiences to other travelers. We are pleased to hear our staff and services met your needs and expectations. We hope to see you coming back one day! With best wishes,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great night! Fabulous local food with a twist - so tasty. Staff looked after us well and the owner (lovely bloke) came to our table to check if we enjoyed the food. Very generous servings. Can't fault this place.More

Thank LuckyPhil1960
Bora_Hang, Owner at Pou Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lucky, Your review makes our day! Thank you very much for giving us such as nice and generous words on TripAdvisor which allowing other travelers to read it. It's always great to our customer left happy. My staff and I look forward to welcoming...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wat Damnak Road | Between Wat Damnak Pagoda and Old Market, Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap
  • Phone Number: +855 96 971 8088
  • E-mail
Description
Chef Mengly is now leading a group of talented chefs, branded as Asian Street Food Cambodia (ASFC) in a new restaurant - Pou Restaurant and Bar. The exciting menu has been planned and created by the 15 chefs of ASFC to present unique Khmer food in a friendly and relaxed setting near the vibrant night market in Siem Reap
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