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The Writers Bar

92 Rukhak Vithei Daun Penh | Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
+855 23 981 888
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13 Apr 2017
“Atmospheric bar”
3 Jan 2017
“Not sure why you would sit here”
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92 Rukhak Vithei Daun Penh | Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

The bar is very atmospheric and also very popular with local visitors and businessmen. It has comfortable seats including the option to sit on the balcony. Afternoon tea is served and also you can have light meals during the day so it gives a good...More

Thank 528jean
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It is extremely expensive and I can't say that a drink here is any better than some place else. Raffles in general is expensive but it is almost awkward to sit here and spend the same amount on coffee as you would on dinner.

Reviewed 31 May 2014

This place is in a great location with beautiful views over the Mekong and along the riverbank walking areas. You can spend hours sitting at one of the terrace tables looking down and watching the world pass by. I have no doubt that this is...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Had a very pleasant time at the Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh for Afternoon Tea. Customer services were exquisite within a very calming surrounding, my husband and I have tasted the "western version"to recall English Afternoon Tea. The sandwiches were divine, good selection...More

Thank Charya S
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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  • Address: 92 Rukhak Vithei Daun Penh | Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 23 981 888
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Description: Gin Bar Special Design or features: The bar is situated in the beautiful and cozy lobby of Hotel. it features a verandah (Conservatory) with the view on the swimming pool. The story: The writer's bar is featuring the largest Gin selection of the region, counting presently over 45 gins and gin infusions. The writer's bar is also the place to have a grand afternoon tea, overlooking at the people passing by the lobby. We propose signature gin cocktails paired with creative Tapas. Do not miss the Le Royal Martini or Lord Standford Raffles' Tuxedo. Gin o'clock every day from 3:00PM to 7:00PM
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