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Friends the Restaurant

House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 802 072
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Asian, Soups, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday

I had my third and fourth meal here on this visit to Phnom Penh. The food and service are still wonderful. Really enjoyed the hummus, the sea bass, the mango chicken. Plenty for vegetarians to eat. Wonderful passionfruit tart one night when we were there....More

Thank gilliganncphd
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t miss out on this place.Great food, great service and great prices. And the chocolate desert.......!!

Thank stewart o
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good restaurant that you should try. The decoration with is cozy and very clean. Staff is helpful and attentive. Food is amazing with very fresh ingredients.

Thank Efrain B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Friends is kind of a touristy place but sure is delicious. I visited over a month ago and can’t stop thinking about the Ricotta Gnocci with spinach, corn and Parmesan. It tasted like garlic knots (what you find as a side dish at an Italian...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great location right in the center... very friendly welcome in a warm atmosphere with beautiful exotic tree ambiance. The menu proposals are all appealing. The smoothies are savory and big. All what we ate was superb perfectly cooked and seasoned with nice presentation. The serve...More

Thank cobatour
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always great food and service. A nice place to try something unusual from the menu. You know it will be excellent .

Thank BSandi
Reviewed 5 days ago

The concept of this restaurant is to help kids find a direction. They are taught to wait on guests, to cook and serve amazingly delicious food. The menu is not vast and is mostly small plates. The ambience is great and the decor simple and...More

Thank lynnpltc
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very very good place. It was fusion food and for a good cause. The burmese chicken was very good. The cashew chicken was excellent. The smokey eggplant was really tasty. grilled snapper salad was very good too.

Thank ushdra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very tasty, lots of variety, great service. All for a good cause as a training school - what better way to eat delicious food and feel good about helping!

Thank 652kerrym
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice selection of food, especially for us vegetarians. The food was beautifully presented and tasted great. The staff is polite and professional. it is quite popular with tourists but don't let that deter you.

Thank libbyglee
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20 January 2015|
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Response from jbiedlin78 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Debbie - I also cannot find the menu online but agree with Melissa09 above. The menu was eclectic with a mix of traditional cambodian/thai food, also with some western options. The plates were small size meant to share... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 12 802 072
  • E-mail
Located near the National Museum, you'll discover Friends the Restaurant a vibrant and colorful vocational training restaurant. Serving up share plates of creative cuisine with influences from across the globe, refreshing cocktails and fresh juices, you can see why Friends is one of Cambodia's longest running and best-loved restaurants. All profits are reinvested into the education of students in training and Mith Samlanh's social programs. Check out Friends 'n' Stuff for products that changes lives and Friends Nail Bar next door!
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