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El Mundo Cafe & Restaurant

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219c Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh 1000, Cambodia
+85592485591
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem, machine coffee strong long black and a well presented plate of tasty char grilled vegetable baguettes and salad for around $5 not to mention the polite and friendly staff.

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Thank benitosays
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I used to eat breakfast here regularly when in PP great food & great coffee. I also used the cozy upstairs room for many of my meetings. Good background music too.

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2 Thank rossiross2015
Abbotsford, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Food was very good, and the staff excellent. and...even the bathroom is clean. try broodje kroket, a taste of Holland in far away Phnom Penh

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81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Can't see how anyone would think the prices aren't great at this restaurant. Attentive service, good portions, and properly seasoned food. No reason not to try it.

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1 Thank PP4321
Bangkok, Thailand
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Nice place, food range is good. The bread on theburges is and has always been very average thogh the burgers are good. Great location.

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1 Thank gianni p
Potsdam, Germany
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

I only good coffee here, but this coffee was pretty good. Friendly staff, free WiFi and comfy seats. But the place is more expensive than the neighbors.

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Thank Alheris
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

If you like to enjoy a combination of good food, very attentative service with a pleasant view of the Mekong, then this is the place to come to. The meals and snacks are a little bit more expensive than the cheapies but you get what you pay for here. The staff were always friendly and helpful too

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2 Thank tim c
Los Angeles, California
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102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The El Mundo burger rocked! Best beef in Cambodia (and this was after two and a half weeks in Battambang, Siem Reap and Phnom Penh). Great restaurant right on the river front, lovely indoor seating (so you can get away from the traffic noise and exhaust), awesome food, very reasonable prices for what you great ($4.50 for a hamburger with... More 

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2 Thank Brittany_11_10
Seattle, Washington
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

All were good. The thai curry was quite enjoyable, and the chicken satay was seasoned and cooked just right. Come find El Mundo on the river, it won't disappoint.

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1 Thank Good_food_everywhere
Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

El Mundo is a great cafe along the River Front. It serves both western and local foods. The staff were friendly and inviting. I was craving some western food so I ordered the El Mundo Burger and it was so tasty. It was huge and came with chips and salad. My partner ordered a 3 course meal which was only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7
Cuisine
European, Cafe, International, Asian, Vegetarian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219c Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh 1000, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +85592485591
Description
Stylish, atmospheric cafe, bar and restaurant on the Tonle Sap waterfront with beautiful upstairs lounge. Dinner & Movie. Superb coffees, juices, cocktails and fresh home made desserts.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?