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Connecting Hands Training Cafe

#42H Street 178, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 78 588 810
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoothie” (32 reviews)
“chicken burger” (21 reviews)
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9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
#42H Street 178, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the best poached egg and avocado on ciabatta bread ever! The staff were super friendly and helpful and the cafe was clean and decorated nicely! Would definitely come back and support these lovely ladies again!!!

Thank Jasmin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been here and it's great. Had a breakfast burrito and a flat white. The food was fresh and well presented and they made a good coffee. The staff are learning on the job and really want to do well in serving you.

Thank Kfletcher2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both their salty breakfast with eggs, bacon etc. was great as well as the sweet cinnamon french toast. Nice place to start of the day with a tasty breakfast and at the same time support a really good cause.

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The reviews on TA are accurate. This lovely cafe is spotlessly clean, comfortable, well run with delicious food and the best service I've had in 4 months travel in SEA. Besides the great food, know that you're purchase (and interaction) is making a difference in...More

1  Thank Tomthetraveler99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to have lunch and kill some time before our flight, in an airconditioned environment. The staff is very friendly and consists of young women with a problematic social background. The chicken burgers we ordered, tasted very nice and are not too big....More

Thank AJ_Groeneveld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe is gr8 , training the staff whilst delivering fresh , no nonsense food , I had a wonderful rice noodle salad & a banana & coconut smoothie 👍 definately worth a visit for a fresh meal 😎

Thank ozzycruisers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to have a quick lunch and enjoy the fresh savories from the city. Every vegetable is prepared with purifed water

Thank Diogo M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Avocados eggs and coffee etc... you get the picture. Really tasty and friendly staff. Highly recommend.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Went here and was delighted by the food and the service! Highly recommended! The "social responsibility connection" just adds to the wonderful experience.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Really good muffins, breakfast, and dessert. The staff is very kind and polite! And the owner is super kind too!

Thank Madison M
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8 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Trumpytrumpy | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think so. At least not at the time we were there. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #42H Street 178, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 78 588 810
Dining with a cause. Connecting Hands is a not for profit training cafe in Cambodia providing opportunity for young Cambodian women to gain skills as young cooks, chefs, Baristas and customer service staff. We serve fresh delicious fresh meals and all natural smoothies, fantastic coffee and deserts. Our goal is to empower young women to change their own lives with traineeships and on the job training within our Connecting Hands training Cafe in Cambodia. Our training model assists young women by empowering them with training opportunities with great working conditions, higher salaries than average, English classes, medical treatment, accommodation & ongoing practical support to equip them to change their lives.
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