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Van’s Restaurant

No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
+855 23 722 067
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (9 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“nicoise salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My friend had been to this restaurant years ago and had a very bad experience, but agreed to try it with me. She was surprised that the food and service had greatly improved since her last visit and is now a big fan.

Thank joannee69
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 4, empty restaurant, servers outnumbered us yet they couldn't seem to get anything right. After 4 attempts everyone finally had the correct drink. When taking our order we had to remind the waiter to note our choice of side. When...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The most delicious meat we have eaten in Cambodia, incredible steak and lamb, the french chef cooked everything to perfection. The setting is elegant and luxurious. The service is ok.More

Thank emma772
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ms. Emma, What a pleasure to read such a nice comment ! We are really grateful that you took the time to share your impressions on TripAdvisor. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed all aspects of the experience. It is a great...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

One of the stops in our Mekong River Cruise was Phnom Penh. My wife and I wanted to go into town for dinner and Van's was highly recommended by the cruise director. We took a tuk-tuk and the driver waited for us to finish our...More

Thank jimwarren2017
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Dear Mr. Jimwarren 2017, Thank you very much for your comment. We are pleased to known you and your wife have enjoyed the evening at Van’s restaurant. Your satisfaction is our goal. We hope we would be able to welcome you again for your next...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

After years of not going to Van's, we finally returned twice in the space of a month. First off was an evening dinner which we chose off the menu. There's lots of fishy dishes in the starters section, so I had a marvelous French onion...More

Thank RandomGuy23
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Mr RandomGuy Thank you very much for taking your time to write us a comment on Trip Advisor. We were also delighted to welcome you back for the business lunch. Our French chef Nicolas Malherbe always tries to create new flavors with local ingredients...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Great food, great service amidst a historic building. Overall a great experience in a fast developing city.

1  Thank melvin o
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Mr Melvin, Thank you very much for your comment. We were very pleased to serve you and we do hope to welcome you again soon . Best Regards, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant of the owner +855 (0)78 578 535 +855 23 722 067

Reviewed 3 June 2017

This 120 year old building was constructed in French colonial style for the purpose of housing the Indochina Bank This building was short listed for the UNESCO heritage preservation awards in 2006 because of the care taken in conservation of architectural and period design. Enough...More

Thank Parker J
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Mr Parker Thank you very much for your positive sharing. We always try to offer a very good value meal to our costumers with our French Chef Nicolas Malherbe's creation and passion. Thank you for visiting us and we hope to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

This restaurant brings you back to the colonial days. We went there for the $ 15 lunch which was certainly worth the money. I would consider it cheap. It was not very busy, but the staff was attentive and the food was special. It is...More

Thank Conny O
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear Mrs Conny Thank you very much for your comment. We are pleased to known you have enjoyed the set lunch. We also have a very good value set of 35us included 3 dishes and mostly our clients prefer to have it for dinner. We...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

The building of the restaurant is absolutely stunning in terms of architecture. The food is also awesome and the staffs are all very professional and friendly too. If you are a fan of outdoor dining, you can try out the dining experience at the lovely...More

1  Thank Concierge3725
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Mr Concierge3725, Thank you very much for your sharing your enjoyment on trip advisor. Your satisfaction is our goal. Best Regards, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant of the owner +855 (0)78 578 535 +855 23 722 067

Reviewed 2 May 2017

We chose this restaurant as the people we were with wanted French and it was close to where our boat was docked. Just a short walk and we arrived a bit early as there was mention of a roof bar. We mentioned the roof bar...More

Thank Dawneen
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Mr. Dawneen Thank you very much for your comment . It was very unfortunated our roof top bar was closed during your visit for some minor renovations .We hope we will have a chance to welcome you back. Best Regards, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 23 722 067
  • E-mail
Description
This 110 year old building was constructed in French colonial style for the purpose of housing the bank of Indochina. It was short listed for the UNESCO heritage preservation awards in 2006 because of the care taken in conservation of architectural and period design.As well as our French Fine Dining lunch and dinner menus, we offer a range of catering and seating options for all types of events. We cater for weddings and engagement parties, seminars, press conferences, exhibitions, movie sets, or private functions of your choice. Buffet or special menu can be arranged for your exceptional event in Phnom Penh.Let the intrigue of this building, its past and present be a part of your heritage too. Come and try Van's experience
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