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The Boston restaurant

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No. 54, St. 172, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Phnom Penh none, Cambodia
+855 23 676 7792
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07:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 23:30
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Mount Vernon, Washington
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I visited this restaurant several times and each experience was just as great as the previous times. The people there are very friendly, and I made several friends while dining there. The dishes offered are very creative and very tasty. I highly recommend this establishment and can't wait to visit there again on my next trip to Cambodia.

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Nice family restaurant. Had a table near the streets, which was nice as it was an opportunity to see the street life while eating and drinking some good smoothies. The food was good, nothing special, and the prices was quite low (around 4-5 USD for a main course if I remember correctly). Friendly staff. Recommendable place to have a dinner.

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Lund, Sweden
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

I was compelled to write a review about this place after seeing some of the not so positive ones. What my party of three ordered was chicken curry, chicken amok and beef noodles - all tasted exceptionally good!! I am so surprised by some of the reviews here and only wonder what the people writing them ordered? Not only was... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

I visited the Boston restaurant in September 2015 for lunch. They have changed their name very recently from 'the chat n chew'. I was expecting high things as it is rated highly in lonely planet but I have to say I was a bit disappointed as the food was fine, but average - nothing to write home about. There are... More 

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Thank Amy P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Now called Boston... The fish amok was sublime and the beer was cheap. A good vibe and attentive staff

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Thank Petedachief
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127 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Well located on 172 Street. This is the only current place on 172st that gives you. 50c beers all day. There menu is slightly expensive compared to most but there sandwiches are worth it. The place is mega clean and the staff speak good English. At very least go for. 50c beer. Pa qa

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1 Thank Glenn W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

So whenever i'm stepping my foot in cambodge i always tend to look for the best amok. But this restaurant offers the best Fish amok ever! I almost shout when their fish amok runs into my taste buds! If u are in PHNOM PENH pls drop by! I wont regret it!

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2 Thank Justin T
Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

As two long-term expats in Phnom Penh, we were introduced to this little gem by a friend quite some time ago. Since then, it's a regular for us, usually once (if not more regularly) each week. C&C is comparable in layout and atmosphere to many places in and around Riverside however where it sounds out is the quality of its... More 

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1 Thank spritemighty
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

I've been coming here a couple of times a week for a few months now and I'm yet to be disappointed. The food is always delicious and the servings are big. The western dishes are especially good and the Beef Wellington is a stand out. They use Argentinian beef, enough said. The staff are always super friendly too.

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1 Thank ktu4
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went there last night after having heard good things. The place as such is rather dull although with some nice photos brightening up the place. Neither of us were very hungry and we decided to share the famous beef wellington and I was pleasantly surprised. Especially the red wine sauce (albeit more meaty than red wine-y)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11
Cuisine
European, Asian, International, Cambodian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:30
Monday
07:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:30
Thursday
07:30 - 23:30
Friday
07:30 - 23:30
Saturday
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 54, St. 172, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Phnom Penh none, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 23 676 7792
Description
Friendly family-run restaurant serving traditional Cambodian as well as western food. Great music, fantastic atmosphere, centrally located on popular street 172.Special drinks including Mojito and Rum and Passion fruit, Chat'n Chew, and other cocktails.

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