Restaurants

Top Choice French in Phnom Penh

Van’s Restaurant

Located in one of the city’s grandest buildings, the former Banque Indochine, Van's features old vault doors en route to the refined dining room upstairs. Dishes are presented with a decorative flourish; menu highli…
Top Choice French in Sihanoukville

Chez Claude

Dou Dou and Claude are your hosts at this all-wood lookout – perched high above Sokha Beach with panoramic views and outstanding French, Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine, especially seafood. Time your visit for suns…
French in Siem Reap

Olive

A fine French restaurant hidden away down a side street near the Old Market, the air-conditioning and crisp white linens beckon diners in. The menu includes a good range of Gallic classics, including a rack of lamb …
French in Phnom Penh

Topaz

One of Phnom Penh’s original designer restaurants, Topaz is housed in an elegant villa with reflective pools and a walk-in wine cellar. The menu is classic Paris, including delicate Bourgogne snails drizzled in garl…
French in Phnom Penh

Armand’s The Bistro

The best steaks in town are served flambé style by the eponymous owner of this French bistro. The meat is simply superb, but every item on the chalkboard menu shines. Space is tight, so this is one place to book ahe…
Tapas in Kampot

Baraca

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…
French in Siem Reap

Armand's

The new Siem Reap outpost of Phnom Penh's most flamboyant French restaurant, Armand's lives up to its reputation. It's a sophisticated space turning out the best steaks in town, including the signature tenderloin ro…
Spanish in Phnom Penh

La Plaza

An authentic Spanish tapas bar in a snug shophouse on Golden St, La Plaza's wide-ranging menu covers the basics (garlic shrimp, Spanish meatballs) and adds Cambodia-inspired creations like boquerones del Mekong (sma…
French in Siem Reap

Abacus

The finest French dining in town is found here, with steaks in black-truffle sauce, succulent lamb and superb seafood, including tuna maguro. Dine in the garden or the cool interior. The menu includes some beautiful…
French in Phnom Penh

Comme à la Maison

This attractive open-air restaurant under a thatched Balinese-style roof has an extensive menu of provincial French fare, plus pizza and pasta and enticing weekly specials. An on-site bakery makes this a good spot f…