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Top Choice International in Battambang

La Villa

Battambang’s most atmospheric dinner option dishes up delectable Khmer, Vietnamese, French and Italian dishes, plus wines from around the world. Specialities include a tender fish fillet in lemon sauce. Sit inside u…
Top Choice Cafe in Battambang


Want to know where we go for our morning coffee in Battambang? This titchy cafe has – hands-down – the best coffee in town. National barista champs have been crowned here. All your espressos, flat whites and cappucc…
Top Choice Cafe in Battambang

Lonely Tree Cafe

Upstairs from the shop of the same name, this uber-cosy cafe serves Spanish tapas–style dishes and a few Khmer options under a soaring, bamboo-inlaid ceiling. Its mascot is an actual tree on the road to Siem Reap. P…
Top Choice Fusion in Battambang

Jaan Bai

Jaan Bai ('rice bowl' in Khmer) is Battambang's foodie treat, with a sleekly minimalist interior offset by beautiful French-Khmer tile work lining the wall. The menu likewise is successfully bold. Order a few of the…
International in Battambang

Fresh Eats Café

Run by an NGO that helps disadvantaged youth, this place complements its Khmer specialities with build-your-own baguettes, great salads and pasta. There's a small handicrafts boutique on site.
Cambodian in Battambang

Riverside Night Market

Locals in the mood for good-value Khmer food flock to about a dozen neon-lit eateries across the street from the Battambang Museum.
Vegetarian in Battambang

Vegetarian Foods Restaurant

This hole-in-the-wall eatery serves some of the most delicious vegetarian dishes in Cambodia, including rice soup, homemade soy milk and dumplings for just 1000r. Tremendous value.
Cambodian in Battambang

White Rose

One of the longest-running restaurants in town, with a menu of good-value Khmer, Chinese, Vietnamese and Thai dishes, including soups, vegie options and delicious tukalok (fruit shakes).
Bar in Battambang

Riverside Balcony Bar

Set in a gorgeous wooden house high above the riverfront, Australian-run Riverside is Battambang’s original bar and a mellow place for a sundowner. The small menu mixes pub grub and Khmer classics (mains US$3.50 to …
Museum in Battambang

Battambang Museum

This small and rather dusty museum displays a trove of fine Angkorian lintels and statuary from all over Battambang Province, including pieces from Prasat Banan and Sneng. Signs are in Khmer, English and French.A ma…