Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews


Supper and Breakfast in Battambang

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We’d planned to take last night’s supper just out of town at ‘the restaurant with three wives,’ Chhay Vet and myself, mainly because I was highly curious to see the owner, a man with not one, not two but three…

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Phnom Penh Restaurant Reviews – Sovanna

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Arriving at Sovanna we did at 7pm on a Sunday evening, we were lucky to tag a table only about a hundred tables away from the best seats amongt the sprawl of luminous pink or blue tables and chairs looking…

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Phnom Penh Restaurant Reviews: La Patate

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I imagined that a Belgian bistro would, be dark, smoky and retaining a noirish conspiratorial feel to it. Yet La Patate couldn’t be more different. It’s well lit and as brightly coloured inside as a Tin Tin cartoon strip with…

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Phnom Penh Restaurant Reviews; Pop Cafe da Giorgio

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As I enter the front door of Pop Café I am blasted with a wave of aromas which transport me back to the Old World bistros of my Italian American New York neighborhood. The warm smell of freshly baked bread,…

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Phnom Penh Restaurant Reviews – Sichuan Restaurant

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It’s twelve noon on a Sunday and the Sichuan Restaurant is so packed that you are lucky to get a table. I have already warmed up with two liters of TsingTao before my buddy walks in to commence the week’s…

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Phnom Penh Restarant Reviews – Lian Rong Dumpling House

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The bubbly blue-jeaned waitress sings “ni hao ma” as she deals two classy-looking, professionally printed menus onto the table next to a teapot and cups. Although a comprehendable English speaker, she provides me a small dose of Mandarine (because she…

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Fusion Sushi

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Walking into the Fusion Sushi restaurant is a little like being teleported out of Phnom Penh to a small oasis of chilled peace and quiet, the constant drone of road traffic, street hawkers and general background noise of the city,…

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Lord Playboy”s Cambodian Nibbles: The Shop

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The Shop 39, Street 240, Phnom Penh 023 986 964 I was having a serious problem the other afternoon, I just had too much goddamn cash in my pockets; every time I pulled out my phone, wads of it would…

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The Lord Playboy Fine Dining Register: Restaurant La Tour

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Restaurant La Tour French and Asian food 33, Street 108, Phnom Penh Ph: 023 996 409 Ph: 012 559 101 During an average Monday evening’?s drunken mayhem of sweet sherry mixed with babysham slammers the editor of this august E-zine…

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The Lord Playboy Fine Dining Register: Rasmay Sorya Restaurant

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Rasmay Sorya Restaurant Khmer food 11, Street 108 – Near Norodom Boulevard Phnom Penh Having not had any rice or noodles for a day or so, Lady Playboy and I decided to go out to a Khmer restaurant for a…

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