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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

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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

Reviewed 13 April 2017

The restaurant is set in an old building which has a lot of history and atmosphere. The choice is to eat downstairs in a garden type area or upstairs in one of the rooms. The restaurant has a long history and has seen many famous...More

Thank 528jean
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Dear Mr.Jean, Thank you very much for taking your time to write us a comment. Our customers' valuable inputs always help us to improve. Best Regards, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant of the owner +855 (0)78 578 535 +855 23 722 067

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Phnom Penh is an exuberant capital full of bewildering cuisine, how about some deep fried tarantulas? I came to Van's for dinner as I am not super adventurous & I love restaurants in gorgeous old buildings (this beautifully restored restaurant is in the former Bank...More

Thank Anilegna
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Ms.Anilegna, We really appreciate your time in writing us a comment and thank you for your support. Our chef Nicolas Malherbe tries as much as he can to select local fresh ingredients to create his specialist. We will be delighted to welcome you back....More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

While the food was ok i found it overpriced for what it was and the staff needed training in hospitality. The decor is extremely nice the restaurant is situated in a old Bank and as you walk through the reception you can see the old...More

Thank Kit148
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Dear Mr Kit148 Thank you very much for your comment and we are sorry the cooking of the steak was not at your expectation. We will pay more attention to this aspect and do please contact me directly when you plan to come back. I...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
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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
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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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