Top things to do in Kampot

Top Choice Farm in Kampot

La Plantation

This sprawling, lovely organic pepper farm offers guided walks in French, English and Khmer, explaining how several varieties of pepper are grown, harvested and processed. The farm also grows fruits, chillis, herbs …
Top Choice International in Kampot

Twenty Three Bistro

Hot damn, there's now a twice-baked cheddar soufflé in Kampot, and this is the place that loses money making it for you. We're not sure how the owners manage it, but this seems to be haute cuisine on clearance, from…
Top Choice Thai in Kampot

Thai Fire

Guests here are in the capable hands of Nalee, a culinary genius from Laos who taught herself to cook in Thailand and opened this restaurant with her husband Rhett, who handles non-cooking details. Don't miss the ex…
Top Choice Italian in Kampot

Ciao

Kampot's most beloved 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. The pizzas take awhile but are …
Cafe in Kampot

Cafe Espresso

It's worth the trip to this cafe on the outskirts of town. The owners are real foodies and offer a global menu that traipses from vegetarian quesadillas to Brazilian-style pork sandwiches with some especially tempti…
International in Kampot

Rikitikitavi

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

Fishmarket

The signature eatery of Kampot's up-and-coming dining scene lives in a restored art-deco masterpiece on the banks of the Kompong Bay River. Plop down in the breezy open-air dining area and dig into green-tea-smoked …
Cocktail Bar in Kampot

Sharpen the Axe

Kampot's first high-end craft-cocktail bar is set in charming gardens and revered for its vast list of spirits and innovative concoctions. Our favourite is the spicy Palomasia, with Absolute vodka, home-made holy ba…
Cave in Kampot

Phnom Chhnork

Phnom Chhnork is a short walk through a quilt of rice paddies from Wat Ang Sdok, where a monk collects the entry fee and a gaggle of friendly local kids offer their services as guides. From the bottom, a 203-step st…
Cafe in Kampot

KAMA Cafe

Inside the art space of the same name, KAMA is delightfully situated in an elegant old townhouse – perfect for an atmospheric breakfast or happy hour. The food – especially breakfast – is scrumptious, featuring ligh…