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Malis Cambodian Restaurant

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Fri, 2/22

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Local cuisine, Seafood, Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly

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Sponsored by: Malis Cambodian Restaurant

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. The best dinner in cambodia
1. The best dinner in cambodia
"The service was great, food’s excellent!"
Elivia W
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2. Best in town
2. Best in town
"Amazing food with a very fresh fish."
San I
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3. Exceptional
3. Exceptional
"We couldn't fault this restaurant."
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Malis is a landmark restaurant that has long enjoyed a reputation for pushing the boundaries of fusion food with traditional, original and new age Cambodian cuisine. With capacious seating and four VIP rooms set in a courtyard around a fountain, it is undeniably the capital's premier gourmet dining experience. Its busy kitchen is home to Luu Meng, Cambodia's only masterchef, whose artfully prepared dishes have graced tables around the world.
US$8 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Seafood, Asian, Cambodian
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today

The evening began with a Tuk-Tuk ride from our riverboat to Malis. The same driver took us round trip and the sights and sounds of Phnom Penn at night were exhilarating. We were shown to our table for two overlooking the garden courtyard. The setting...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lafundraiser
Reviewed yesterday

After a hard day of meetings our Cambodian hosts took us to dinner. I thought it was going to another run-of-the-mill restaurant. What a surprise Malis turned out to be. Elegant surroundings, excellent Khmer food, unobtrusive service, great ambience. For me this is the top...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank edmund_nicholas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our hotel recommended Malis for lunch, but it must have been based on past glories. The place attracted a dull business crowd + a few brutes who wanted to impress local girls they’d picked up, and the staff on the whole seemed as unenthusiastic and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank alexandermeinertz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is very good, our first try at Cambodian food. The Amok Fish a standard dish in Cambodia was good But you better like lemongrass seasoning It is strong flavor. The Mee Mok was delicious. Definitely a do over.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jnabes1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurant is lovely with good staff. Menu is really interesting with many dishes that looked worth trying. The problem was the dishes are just too big limiting how many we could try. Too be fair waiter did advise us 2 starter and 1 main was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lappymad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautifully presented restaurant, with water features, attentive staff, and a lovely ambience. Starter of fried crab and Cambodian sausages were very tasty, followed by main meal of local river fish cooked in an authentic Khmer fashion. The wine was oddly expensive, but the meal...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AndrewsTravelReviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

not acceptable in upscale restaurant. that proves the kitchen does not keep the proper higienic standards. the staff was appologetic but a fact is a fact - long black hair in the dish - yack 🤮

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank magda0307
Reviewed 1 week ago

After 4 years we came back for dinner to this nice restaurant.The setting outside is beautiful and romantic ...Food was very good .We can recommend "Beef Curry" and Coconut Ice Cream...Beer and Wine List is large ..Unfortunatly they do not have some of the excellent...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank expat - N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice restaurant and the food was good. The choice was great on the wine list had some good choices. I think it was fairly expensive.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sas0ne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a romantic evening at this famed establishment during our trip to Phnom Penh. Excellent cocktails, great desserts, attentive service. I had the sampler entree-$30 for seven items including dessert. My wife had the fish amok and loved it . You...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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22 October 2018|
Response from 521sengh | Reviewed this property |
You can called them directly with this number +855 (0) 15 824 888
15 October 2016|
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Response from simoneis3 | Reviewed this property |
You should budget $60 pp ( with wine). Without wine $40-50 pp.
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