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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 via mobile

Visited the sister restaurant in Siem Reap which I loved and happened to stumble across this in PP and how glad I am! A great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city! The smoothies are fantastic and I had the chicken mango stir...More

Thank Sasjordan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tasty and quality bites. Vegetarians and vegans have plenty of options here. Friendly service. An enjoyable dining experience!

Thank SinaLyta
Reviewed 3 days ago

I dined there last night. I sat at a table outside which had a very nice ambiance. It was the first week of their new menu. It had vegetarian options and I tried the ricotta gnocchi with spinach, corn and Parmesan cheese. The flavours melded...More

Thank Tifu1
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first stop after dropping bags off at the hotel. The food was great and I love the business model of this place!

Thank Amberle F
Reviewed 4 days ago

OK .. so I kinda feel bad writing a 'not so glowing' review of a place that is .. as we all know .. such a good cause .. but I kind of think this place may have dropped the ball a little .. there...More

Thank Travellingvictoria
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food is delicious, but not cheap (6-7 usd) compared to other restaurants. It general nice clean space :)

Thank Karin L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very good restaurant that serves local dishes. Very clean with cozy atmosphere inside. Food is delicious and tasty.

Thank greg b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant doesn’t have a ton of Cambodian cuisine but does have very good food. Definitely recommend the raspberry milkshake unbelievably good! Not the cheapest place you could go but very good quality and very clean place. Also friends and stuff the gift shop is...More

Thank Haley S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for lunch in a large group after visiting the nearby National Museum. Looked very modest & unprepossessing, but inside it's a different story. This place has really got its act together, both in its social role in supporting & training under-privileged youth, and...More

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a nice lunch there and tasted others' dishes and everything was good. Like the cause as well. If you are there, do yourself a favor and try their interesting smoothies...delicious! Bonus is the great service...we were leaving right after and they happily stored our...More

Thank Lama B
FriendsInternational, Public Relations Manager at Friends the Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lama B! Hope you had a safe trip back! Thanks for leaving a review and hope to see you back soon. Cheers, Friends the Restaurant team.

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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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