Top Choice Fusion in Kampot


Kampot's up-and-coming dining scene finally has its signature eatery in the form of this restored art-deco masterpiece on the banks of the Kompong Bay River. Plop down in the breezy open-air dining area and dig into…
Top Choice Italian in Kampot


Kampot's only Western street-food vendor is an Italian who cooks delicious pizzas one at a time in a modified dustbin out of this ramshackle space on Kampot's street-food row. They take awhile but are sooo worth it.…
Top Choice International in Kampot


Named after the mongoose in Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, this riverfront terrace is all about the ambience. It’s known for its Kampot pepper chicken, burritos, slow-cooked curry and salads. Happy hour from 5pm…
Cafe in Kampot

Cafe Espresso

We advise making the trip to this cafe newly located to the outskirts of town. The Aussie owners are real foodies and offer a global menu that traipses from vegetarian quesadillas to Brazilian-style pork sandwiches …
Cafe in Kampot


Run out of the art space of the same name, KAMA is delightfully situated in an elegant old town house – perfect for an atmospheric breakfast or happy hour. The food – especially the breakfasts – is absolutely scrump…
Cafe in Kampot


Eggs Benedict, French toast, English muffins – Ellie's whips up some of the most scrumptious breakfasts in town for travellers pining for a taste of home. The cakes and original sandwich fillings, such as pumpkin, a…
Cafe in Kampot

Epic Arts Café

A great place for breakfast, home-made cakes, infused tea and light lunches, this mellow eatery is staffed by young people who are deaf or have a disability. Profits fund arts workshops for Cambodians with a disabil…
International in Kampot

Rusty Keyhole

This popular riverfront bar-restaurant turns out a global menu of comfort food and Khmer home cooking. Most people are here for its famous ribs; order in advance, but beware of the enormous, extra-large portions.
Cambodian in Kampot

Jack's Place

A friendly, local family-run place, this relaxed open-air restaurant dishes up yao hon (Khmer hotpots), char kroeung (vegetable and peanut stir-fry) and a whole host of Cambodian staples. The soups here are deliciou…
Tapas in Kampot


A cosy, colourful place with a slight bohemian edge, Baraca serves inventive tapas with cherry-picked influences from Asia, the Mediterranean and the Middle East. A must for lovers of small-plate dining. Out the bac…