Top ChoiceBar in Koh Rong

Sky Bar

Perched way up on the hill overlooking the pier, Sky Bar is Koh Rong's most sophisticated bar, with professional cocktails, a rocking gen-X soundtrack and modern vegetarian and vegan food (raw bowls, anyone?)....

Top ChoiceBar in Kampot

Karma Traders

Reserve Tuesday nights for a visit to Karma Traders' rooftop bar, where there's live music, US$2 tacos (try the Coca-Cola pulled pork) and two-for-one drinks if you can beat the bartender in rock, paper,...

Top ChoiceCocktail Bar in Kep

Sailing Club

With a small beach, a breezy wooden bar and a wooden jetty poking out into the sea, this is one of Cambodia’s top sundowner spots. The Asian-fusion food is excellent and you can get your crab fix here, too....

Bar in Kampot


With its shabby-chic interior and Botero-esque painting of a reclining lady behind the bar, Infamata is long on atmosphere and backs it up with professional cocktails, craft gin and boutique beer. Live music...

Cafe in Kep

Led Zep Cafe

A lovely, secluded cafe and crêperie on the Kep National Park trail, a five-minute walk from the main entrance. Knocking back a chilled lime juice on the wide terrace with knock-out views overlooking the coast is...

Bar in Kampot

Nelly's Bar

Occupying a street corner under a bougainvillea tree outside a beautiful colonial building, Nelly's is a fine place to throw back a few drinks, with groovy tunes and a nice mix of travellers and colourful Kampot...

Bar in Kampot

Top Cat Bar

Draws a collection of characters, both expat and tourist, to quaff cheap draught beer, booze and 'happy' cocktails. Watching a movie at the adjoining small-screen cinema is strictly optional. Thursday is 'TopCat...

Bar in Koh Kong City

Pisey's Bar

Hostess Pisey is the Cleopatra of Koh Kong, and her dive bar is where pretty much everybody ends up after everything else in town has closed (about 9.30pm). There's a pool table and guests are welcome to take...

Cocktail Bar in Kampot

Kampot Cocktail Bar

A place for serious cocktail aficionados, the cocktails at KCB pack a punch and are two-for-one until 8pm. If that sounds dangerous, it is (trust us). The bartenders here have serious skills – ask about the...

Bar in Koh Rong Sanloem

Tree Bar

Travellers regularly perch at this locally owned tiki bar until late into the night, playing drinking games and sizing up who might be interested in a skinny-dip in the plankton. There's also a sign for free...

Bar in Koh Rong


Killer drinks and groovy tunes are the hallmarks of this convivial gathering spot, popular with expats and tourists alike. Positively beautiful breakfasts, too – try the stuffed avocado or the potato omelette.

Bar in Koh Rong

Tortuga Bar

A self-styled, high-season-only 'pirate bar' on the far side of Sok San village, it spins groovy tunes and serves the best cocktails on the beach. Morning yoga sessions held occasionally.

Bar in Sihanoukville

Jazz Rooms

Jazz Rooms has embraced the changes happening in Sihanoukville by catering to the universally loved diversions of music and sports. Easily the best bet for a night out.

Bar in Kep

Man'groove Restaurant & Night Bar

Out past the Rabbit Island pier, this is seemingly the only proper bar in Kep, with lots of beer options (including US$0.75 draughts), good cocktails and billiards. Food choices include plenty of Khmer options,...

Craft Beer in Kampot

Flowers Home Brew & Sushi

Flowers is Kampot's hometown craft beer, with a half-dozen or so varieties that can be found in bars around town, including a lemongrass pale ale and a wheat porter. On weekend afternoons, the Japanese brewmaster...

Bar in Koh Rong Sanloem

Octopussy Beach Bar

This bamboo beach bar under a cone-shaped, thatched roof is centrally located on Saracen Bay where the road to Lazy Beach begins. Shots and cold beers, along with tackily named cocktails, flow steadily throughout...

Bar in Kampot

Oh Neils

The liveliest of the little bars on the main riverfront strip in Kampot, Oh Neils has walls plastered with rock-and-roll memorabilia and a who's-who soundtrack of classic tunes from down the decades.

Sports Bar in Koh Kong City

Stevie C's

Dyed-in-the-wool Chelsea fan Stevie has turned his home into a sports bar complete with satellite dish and an Italian chef preparing the best pizzas in town for US$5 to US$8.

Bar in Koh Kong City

Paddy's Bamboo Pub

The US$1 beers and pool table at this sociable hostel pub occasionally draw a crowd, though don't waste your time coming out here in low season. There's a menu of homegrown comfort flavours (mains US$2 to US$4).