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Romdeng

74 Street 174, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 92 219 565
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Ranked #10 of 721 Restaurants in Phnom Penh
Cuisines: Asian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Open Monday to Sunday from 11am to 10.30 Pm (kitchen closes 9.30Pm) Romdeng is set in a beautiful colonial building whose wooden carvings, tables, chairs and unique lights were all hand made in Cambodia. The silk goods and cushions adorning Romdeng were made by our students in sewing training at Mith Samlanh and its walls are hung with beautiful paintings produced by young people from the art classes there. All of this plus a pool, free WIFI, a family area and a gift shop mean a visit to Romdeng is a must. We would like to inform you that ROMDENG Restaurant will be closed for Khmer New Year and will reopen on the 6th of May 2014.
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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Recently had lunch at Romdeng which is located in a lovely two-storey colonial house surrounded by a lovely garden. I had a great table in the garden under an awning. It is part of the Friends International/TREE global alliance of training restaurants - a social enterprise training disadvantaged young people in hospitality. The service was excellent - very professional and... More

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Hillsborough, United Kingdom
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181 reviews 181 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Very good Amok served here. The atmosphere was good and so was the service. A few of our group tried the tarantulas!!! Crazy! Definitley would recommend visiting just for the spider experience! But all the other food was fantastic as well!

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Cold beer, main course & dessert for $10.50. Service was outstanding and you could really see that the wait staff took pride in creating a memorable experience. I asked my server what he recommended and he suggest #24, which proved to be amazing. Chicken curry with vegetables and a mini-baguette to soak up all that yumminess. He also suggested the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Trying this appetizer was my highlight of our Cambodian trip! Mission accomplished! The fried frogs legs with beans, brinjals, and other herbs was excellent too. My wife ordered toasted eggplant with chicken. It was also very good. And she adored the mango ice cream after that! Total bill came to about $24. Great evening meal.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

a great concept and something one should support. A training restaurant taking people off the streets and providing them a profession. lovely and friendly staff. v good Cambodian food, which we found difficult to obtain.

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

My gf and I had the pork belly and sticky rice appetiser which was a bit short on the pork belly, but it was still delicious and all the food was really well presented. The red fire ants with beef and basil was delicious but quite spicy! Little pricey by Cambodian standards but it's a good cause and ridiculously cheap... More

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Meekatharra, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We had a great meal here. Even though it may be a bit touristy to eat the tarantulas we did it anyway. The food was great and the service very good. We were seated in side which was a bit of a shame as the outdoor area looked great but that did not detract from a great night

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Exotic Cambodian foods. We tried the fried tarantulas and they were good. Wonderful refreshing drinks.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We lucked into the last table outside and had one of the nicest nights in Phnom Penh. Despite being flat out the staff were courteous, efficient and helpful. The menu is extensive and does all of the Khmer standards as well as anywhere we ate in our 3 weeks in Cambodia; and there are a few dishes you will not... More

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Buddina, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Went here after reading reviews and we were very happy with food, service and outdoor setting. My partner had to try the tarantulas, which were tastefully displayed on the plate! Food was lovely if a little expensive but it's a great cause so we were happy to pay, wine was reasonable price too. Went to bathroom after meal and found... More

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