15 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
28 National Rd 736, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan, Indian, Organic, Raw, Juice bar, Caribbean, Fusion, Kosher, Ethiopian
I-tal restaurant serving Indian-Ethiopian-Caribbean cuisine influenced by Southeastern Asian flavors using Khmer fruits, vegetables and herbs. Offering daily changing thali menu, and cold-pressed juices including organic noni juice. Provides English classes and Khmer conversation classes. Adjacent to Vietnamese-Khmer Friendship Monument.
33 Teuk Chuu Rd (at Banteay Srey Spa), Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Mediterranean, Juice bar, Beer/Wine
A social enterprise of the Banteay Srey Project and offers employment to local women. Housed in front of the women's spa, this fresh juice and smoothie cafe that offers Mediterranean-influenced menu with tapas, fresh juices, and smoothies. Uses local produce in with the addition of a few imported ingredients. An organic vegetable garden onsite also supplies the cafe.
St 714, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering, European, French, Lebanese
International vegetarian restaurant using fresh local ingredients from the market. Drinks with fruit kefir and house-made syrops. Food and cocktails from $2. No palm oil, no MSG. Eat in, or take away in ecological packaging.
Old Market St 54, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Bakery, European
Vegetarian restaurant serving European cuisine and smoothies. Has an extensive menu with continental cuisine like vegan garlic cream pasta, tempeh scramble, dairy-free fruit smoothies, and raw mango cheesecake. Also serves fresh and Aeropress coffee. Has made-in-house coconut milk and seeded bread. Menu clearly marks vegan choices. The owners are Russian.
Kampot Market, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Take-out, Vietnamese, Khmer
Vegetarian food stall at the market. Sells rice noodle salad, Vietnamese yellow pancakes, fried wheat noodles and vegetables. It's towards the north west corner of the market, near the edge of the food stalls. It is one of the few stalls to have white tiles on the wall behind, opposite a soft drink stand. The women who run it don't speak English but there's a menu in English you could point to. When asking locals, say "mahope bua."
St 722, Krong Kampot (at Durian Roundabout), Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Bakery, Middle Eastern, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Offers many vegetarian dishes, of which some are either vegan or can be made vegan; please inquire. Vegetarian menu items are clearly labeled, and include falafel, hummus, tabouli, mezze, fries and more. Indoor and outdoor seating. Clean hygenic garden setting with lots of plants and flowers; has pleasant background music. Wi-Fi.
Street 726, nr 7, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: International, Mediterranean, Fusion, Middle Eastern, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializes in international tapas. Local and imported ingredients are mixed to create a whole range of small dishes, and one special main dish a day. Of the 13 tapas listed on the fixed menu, 10 are vegetarian, of which 7 can be made strictly vegan on request. The restaurant has a cozy warm vibe, is nicely decorated and has music playing. Wi-Fi.
67 Oosaupia Muoy (at near Old Market), Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Western, Juice bar, Take-out, Khmer, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Established 2006, the idea for this cafe grew from a desire to provide work opportunities for deaf and disabled people as well as a hang-out for deaf students. Today, the cafe stands as a model for an inclusive working environment within the local community, providing employment for ten people and raising funds for the work of Epic Arts. Offers a few vegetarian items and can accommodate vegans for cold dishes. Plenty of fresh fruit smoothies and juices.
Riverside Rd, near Bokor Mountain Lodge, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Western, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Khmer, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. An extensive menu with soups, salads, fried noodles, fried rice, curries, pumpkin tofu, ginger tofu, cashew nut tofu, tofu larb. Khmer and Thai dishes are generally non-dairy. Pick any dish and ask to use tofu. Vegans should specify no fish sauce. Small, basic tropical touristy atmosphere. Has Wi-Fi but sometimes doesn't work.
34, Street 722 (at /by Paris Hotel), Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Cambodian, Khmer, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Traditional Khmer homestyle food restaurant opened late-2014. Menu has the typical food selection seen around Asia, like fried rice, in addition to many local style dishes using local spices. Tell your server, "khnom num bous," which roughly translates to, "I eat vegetables," and kitchen can make something for you without fish sauce or meat, etc. Please send exact map coordinates to happycow!
Riverside Rd, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Organic, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. On the riverside road 2 doors from Riki Tivi Tavi (Taxi's motordups and tuk tuk know it as Riverside rd). Ask for the vegetarian menu. Has Wi-Fi.
Old Market Street 38, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Lacto, Italian, Organic, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Khmer, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant and organic shop with free Wi-Fi. Sources produce from the owner's organic permaculture farm.
Riverside Road, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Western, Cambodian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Has one vegan option clearly marked on menu; spicy bean burrito. Sorbets and fruit salad listed as desserts are vegan also. Free Wi-Fi.
On the road from the 2000 statue, towards the riverfront, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. In a small town with little vegetarian food, this cafe and bakery is a good option as it is clean and cheerful and the owner, who speaks English, will accommodate veg requests. Serves breakfast and baked goods, pumpkin pancake, coffee, tea, fruit smoothies. Free Wi-Fi. Directions: No street names or numbers, just go towards the river at the 2000 monument, and it's on the left hand side of the road.
3 Army Barracks Rd, Kampot, Cambodia
Cuisine: Thai, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai and Laotian food. Chef knows the difference between vegan and vegetarian and can tailor many menu items to accommodate one's diet. On Buddhist holidays food is entirely vegan.
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