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Cambodian Tastes – Siem Reap Cooking Classes

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With Head Chef Hoyha

Siem Reap Cooking Classes at Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel

Experience the flavours of Cambodian cuisine through the eyes of Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel’s experienced local chef.

Chef Hoyha has worked in many of the top five-star establishments in Siem Reap, as well as in international kitchens overseas.

Training at the Sala Bai school for disadvantaged young people, Chef Seyha has worked hard and led teams in some of Siem Reap’s finest culinary establishments and 5-star hotels.

Now trying something new and leading the team at independent boutique hotel Baby Elephant, Chef Hoyha shares his professionalism, skill and local culinary knowledge with our valued guests. These classes have limited availability, so we recommend reserving well in advance!


[Duration: Approx. 3 Hours + Meal]

9:00 AMWelcome and introduction; coffee or tea with our chef to discuss what the program will entail
9:15 AMYou will head out to a local morning market to experience how Cambodians shop, and our chef will show you some of the local ingredients. While discovering Cambodia’s fruits, vegetables, fishes and meats, you will also learn about some of the spice mixes and ingredients that make Cambodian cuisine really special.
10:00 AMYou will arrive back at Baby Elephant, where refreshing drinks and cold towels will be waiting for you. Take a seat while our chef prepares our gorgeous tropical garden cooking area. You will prepare three full courses under the professional guidance of our skilled Cambodian chef.
12:00 PMYou will be served a lunch of dishes prepared during the class, in our gorgeous tropical garden gazebo.


Cambodian Tastes Menu

Cambodian cuisine at Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel, Siem Reap

Choose from two menu options.

Green Mango Salad
with Fresh Prawn & Smoked Fish
Cambodian Fresh Rice Paper Rolls
with Fresh Vegetables & Dipping Sauce
Cambodian Yellow Chicken CurrySteamed Fish Amok in Banana Leaf Boat
Nom Plae Ai
(Sticky Rice Ball with Palm Sugar Centre)
Chek Khtis
(Banana & Coconut Sago Pudding)

Cooking Class Pricing

No. of People1-56-10
Price Per PersonUS$25.00


  • Welcome drink
  • Cold towels
  • Recipe book to take home
  • Cooking counter in tropical garden
  • Equipment for cooking during class
  • Chef’s cap and apron for use during cooking class
  • Canapés during class
  • Free-flow soft drinks or juice during cooking class
  • Complimentary Angkor draft beer or soft drink during lunch
  • Certificate of completion
  • Use of the hotel’s saltwater pool after the class

To reserve your spot now, E-mail

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We look forward to seeing you soon! Or kun cheran.

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