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Chinese House

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45 Sisowath Quay (Cross Street 84), Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 92 553 330
11:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The food was pretty good and the price not expensive at all. Is a worth visiting place for asian food lovers.

Thank Davide c
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248 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by a local expat so off I went. I researched menus online before booking and decided to go for the Bistro menu. The building itself is very cool and they placed a great set of chilled low volume tunes - which is bonus to be able to hear yourself. I had salted squid for starters. Squid... More 

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Morin Heights, Canada
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Chinese house was recommended by a friend as one of the top restaurants in Phnom Penh, so our group of 8 people made their way there on a Saturday evening. The decor was stunning and the atmosphere was very pleasant. However, although the restaurant was not particularly busy, the service was very slow and, when the food finally arrived, my... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A small group of friends shared dinner here a couple of weeks ago and we were not disappointed. The restaurant came recommended by a friend who had lived in PP for two years. We were very happy with the food. If one thing could be improved it would be the attention of the staff in service as one or two... More 

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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

What a place!!! Do not judge the book by the cover. Fabulous South African Chef young Lady Emy. A delight for the palate an unusual decoration without ostentation yet beautiful, you feel good as soon as you enter the place. The food and the wine deserve an Epicurean not. I recommend without hesitation.

Thank Eric C
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91 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

For us this is definitely perfect. It ticks all the boxes and Ben is an excellent host. We wi definitely go here more often.

Thank Tycho L
San Diego, California
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138 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I had sought out this restaurant after seeing the photos and reading the reviews on TripAdvisor. The restaurant is of course in a beautiful building and the decor is very cool. The ambiance the night we visited was a little off in the sense that there was hardly anyone there..maybe it was the day of the week. The food was... More 

Thank calpoidog
Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This place is exceptional. Truly exceptional. Gorgeous place - both upstairs and down. Lovely ambience, great artwork and beautiful ornaments. Oh but the food. Ok, I tried (in the three times I visited – sadly another place I did not discover until too late in my visit) a few things I did not love – but those I did will... More 

Thank Leanne H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This Heritage Chinese home is very spacious, and finished in a very rustic manner, everything made to look extremely old. Be prepared to climb up 2 flights of stairs to the dining area. The diners were mostly expatriates. Chef Emmy from South Africa has interesting ideas. Her Cauliflower with Couscous was tasty n refreshing. The Pork cannelloni lacked originality. The... More 

Thank Haebee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I have been lucky to enjoy Chef Amy Baards Food and the wonderful surroundings of Chinese House on many occasions from Sunday Brunches, many lively diners and Sunday brunches with local and visiting friends and romantic dinners to Christmas lunch in garden with family in 2016. Always a pleasure whatever the occasion. Always a pleasure but last week after delicious... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Contemporary, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Sisowath Quay (Cross Street 84), Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 92 553 330
Chinese House is among Phnom Penh's most unique Pan-Asian restaurant, cocktails bar, night-life destination and event space. Set among the last remaining authentic Chinese House of the Charming City (Phnom Penh), and home to three equally different event spaces under one roof. Chinese House incorporates a decadent cocktail lounge, a pleasant outdoor terrace and a restaurant which elegantly marries ingredients from the East and techniques from the West, throughout combining unrivaled contemporary Pan-Asian cuisine with an enticing array of cocktails and wines to choose from. Welcome to Chinese House, where the past meets the present, and the East meets the West in expertise, elegance, taste and charm, representing a unique style of a special epoch which knew how to celebrate beauty, value, stillness, tradition and style!

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