Cambodia

riel (r); US dollars (US$) universally accepted

Khmer, English, Chinese, French

Restaurants

Top ChoiceCambodian in Siem Reap

Cuisine Wat Damnak

Cuisine Wat Damnak

Set in a traditional wooden house is this highly regarded restaurant from Siem Reap celeb chef Joannès Rivière. The menu delivers the ultimate contemporary Khmer dining experience. Seasonal set menus focus on...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Siem Reap

Mahob

The Cambodian word for food is mahob, and at this restaurant it is delicious. Set in a traditional wooden house with a contemporary twist, this place takes the same approach to cuisine as it does to decor,...

Top ChoiceVegan in Phnom Penh

Vibe Cafe

This three-storey air-conditioned cafe sets itself out as the capital's first 100% vegan restaurant, creating original homemade superfood recipes in its laboratory-like kitchen. The signature Ritual Bowl is...

Top ChoiceMarket in Kep

Crab Market

Eating at the crab market – a row of wooden waterfront restaurants by a wet fish market – is a quintessential Kep experience. Fresh crabs fried with Kampot pepper are a taste sensation. Crabs are kept alive in...

Top ChoiceFusion 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 tilework lining the wall. The menu likewise is successfully bold. Order a few of...

Top ChoiceInternational 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,...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Sihanoukville

Sandan

Loosely modelled on the beloved Phnom Penh institution Romdeng, this superb restaurant is an extension of the vocational-training programs for at-risk Cambodians run by local NGO M’lop Tapang. The menu features...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Siem Reap

Spoons Cafe

This excellent contemporary-Cambodian restaurant supports local community EGBOK (Everything's Gonna Be OK), which offers education, training and employment opportunities in the hospitality sector. The menu...

Top ChoiceInternational in Siem Reap

Marum

Set in a delightful wooden house with a spacious garden, Marum serves up lots of vegetarian and seafood dishes, plus some mouth-watering desserts. Menu highlights include beef with red ants and chilli stir-fry,...

Top ChoiceCafe 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 and has some especially...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Phnom Penh

Malis

The leading Khmer restaurant in the Cambodian capital, Malis is a chic place to dine al fresco. The original menu includes beef steamed in lotus leaf, goby with Kampot peppercorns, and traditional soups and...

Top ChoiceInternational in Ban Lung

Cafe Alee

This friendly cafe has one of the more interesting menus in town, including a generous smattering of vegetarian options, a hearty lasagne and the full gamut of Khmer food. Be sure to check the exciting specials...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Siem Reap

Pou Kitchen

Under the direction of homegrown chef Mengly, Pou Kitchen has taken off as one of the most popular and innovative Cambodian restaurants in town. Choose from grilled beehive salad or chicken with red ant for...

Top ChoiceCambodian in Phnom Penh

Romdeng

Set in a gorgeous colonial villa with a small pool, Romdeng specialises in Cambodian country fare, including a famous baked-fish amok, two-toned pomelo salad and tiger-prawn curry. Sample deep-fried tarantulas or...

Top ChoiceFrench in Siem Reap

Le Malraux

Stunningly located in the network of alleys east of Psar Chaa, Le Malraux is one of the best French restaurants in Siem Reap, and by night this quartier looks like a little corner of France. Eat or drink inside...

Top ChoiceSeafood in Phnom Penh

Nesat Seafood House

Incredibly cheap seafood cooked to perfection and served in trendy, sea-inspired surrounds. What more could you ask for? All the critters arrive fresh each day from Kampot and Kep, so you can be sure they haven't...

Top ChoiceBarbecue in Phnom Penh

Sovanna II

Sovanna II is always jumping with locals and a smattering of expats, who have made this their barbecue of choice thanks to the huge menu and cheap local beer. Sovanna I, on the same street, opens from 6.30am and...

Top ChoiceItalian in Sen Monorom

Mondulk...Italy

When you're craving an Aperol spritz, homemade pasta or an evening glass of wine paired with a selection of fine cheeses, you never expect you'll find such things in a remote outpost like Sen Monorom. Think...

Top ChoiceInternational 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...

Top ChoiceCafe in Sisophon

Talk2 Coffee

Talk2 Coffee is the most sophisticated cafe in Sisophon. Soft lighting, old French tiles and plush furnishings make for a welcome interior. The menu includes an excellent range of coffees, teas and juices, plus...