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The Sugar Palm

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178 13 Street, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
+855 85 646 373
11:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food and service was very very good all at a reasonable price. The Fish Amok and Prawn Amok were excellent, the best we had tasted.

Thank chrishballard
Ponoka, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we got there feeling very hungry.. ordered four dishes but got shut down to two..:. Thank god... had the coconut/ chicken soup and mango salad....well enough.. great meal...thank you very much..

Thank sbbuss
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

the hotel we stayed recommended us the Sugar Palm restaurant and we did appreciate it. The food is great, fresh and the service is excellent.

Thank caroler160
Lima, Peru
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

We were surprised that the restaurant was full due to reservations but luckily they had one last table to accomodate us. Everything - especially the spring rolls - was delicious. Service was friendly. Building and decorations are lovely. Very quiet peaceful restaurant. A little pricier than average but the quality is definitely higher so worth it if you are willing... More 

Thank astrid g
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent meal here. Starting with beef in lime salad and chicken and banana leaf salad. Big portions of very fresh ingredients Our mains included a fantastic Chicken Amok. The local curry. Recommended

Thank bigvicSydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We had our last dinner in Cambodia here and it was definately one of the best! Very authentic food, friendly staff in a relaxed colonial setting. Definately try to shrimp cakes and the fried noodles (better than they sound!).

Thank stephaniepalmface90
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Was recommended the Sugar Palm by a friend and I'm so glad that she did! The food was delicious, the restaurant nice, clean and with good decor and the staff friendly and attentive. The spring rolls and chicken satay were tasty and I tried the Khmer curry which had lots of flavour. Such a shame that this restaurant is a... More 

Thank Georgie702
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I had a lunch at the sugar palm located in a typical old house in the middle of the city. You can taste the Khmer flavours in a spacious room watching the daily life along the street--- a visit worth !!!

Thank justinv73
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I've eaten at The Sugar Palm in both Siem Reap and Phnom Penh. Food great at both but I would particularly like to recommend the Phnom Penh restaurant to ensure it gets the local recognition it deserves. I've had both lunch and dinner in Phnom Penh - the food is very consistent and there are excellent renditions of some of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Cool ambience, light and tasty lunch, attractive decor - well worth a visit. Khmer noodles excellent.

Thank Visigoth1971

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 15
Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 13 Street, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 85 646 373
Nice colonial house in the centrer of Phnom Penh. Air-conditioned restaurant with non smoking or smoking rooms. Traditional food and large diversity.

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