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Cafe Malaya

No 65, Street 118 | Sangkat Phsar Thmei 1, Kaun Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“beef rendang” (4 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Malaysian, Halal
No 65, Street 118 | Sangkat Phsar Thmei 1, Kaun Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Non-expensive menu but very delicious. Near the Central Market....the heart of Phnom Penh city. Buffet style menu and for a small group of 20 and below (due to limited space)

Thank Yusof30
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious Malay buffet lunch hidden behind Street 214 in the capital Phnom Penh. Glad I have discovered it. Will definitely bring my friends here who will want to have Malaysian food!

Thank FDA_Fred
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Been there many times for their buffet lunch and it doesn't failed me each time. Food was great, authentic, they even serve petai which is not common to find in many restaurants. Location near central market, set up was simple, unpretentious, also played real old...More

Thank bernard_tgs
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There for lunch. Buffet. Beef rendang. Chicken curry. Fish. Ulam (raw vegetables). Home-made sambal - spicy the way it should be. A small cosy place near the Central Market. Value for money. Syabas (Cheers!) to the Malaysian owner and his family who has been running...More

Thank Tou Boon L
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Family run business. Famous with Singaporean and Malaysian crowd. Food is superb. Best Kangkong Belachan and Beef Rendang that I ever tasted here in Phnom Penh. Lunch buffet goes for USD6 per person but its really really worth it. Location - walking distance from Central...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I love going to this cafe. The owner is very friendly and the food served is absolutely delicious. The pricing is very special, base on per plate. With the plate, you can load as much food as possible and make sure you finish off what...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I have been to the restaurant several times during my visits. The restaurant serves Malay food at its best. The food tastes really good and would beat the food of some restaurants in its native land. The service is provided by the entire family and...More

Thank suresh8030
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great malay food served hot and buffet style! I kept coming back here for lunch and they make one of the best iced tea around the area. It is near the hotel I stayes.

Thank Art F
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Good place for small group on a budget. Serve simple buffet style. Nice food. A little busy street with street food nearby.

Thank Mat B
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Really enjoy the food here... Came back here for lunch and dinner almost every day during our 1 week at Phnom Penh... For US$5, u can eat what u want but not much choices..but all so delicious malay cuisine..owner & staffs very kind n friendly.....More

Thank Denmafia
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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  • Address: No 65, Street 118 | Sangkat Phsar Thmei 1, Kaun Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
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