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Malis Cambodian Restaurant

136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12101, Cambodia
+855 15 814 888
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 11 min
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12101, Cambodia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Malis Cambodian Restaurant
1. The best dinner in cambodia
"The service was great, food’s excellent!"
Elivia W
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2. Best in town
"Amazing food with a very fresh fish."
San I
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3. Exceptional
"We couldn't fault this restaurant."
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Top genuine cambodia cuisine with perfect service in a very elegant surroundings Garden side is incredible high level design for Cambodia They are now at the next level and can't be considered anymore a low level food venue

Thank M5971OGfrank
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We had booked this restaurant up as a treat while we were away based on the reviews on tripadvisor. The visit did not disappoint. We were greeted by professional and friendly staff and led to the table which we had reserved (we had requested indoors...More

Thank RockNRollRobot
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Malis is indisputably one of the two best restaurants along with the Topaz in Phnom Penh, notwithstanding that it hovers at no. 56 on the TA list. It has a lot of reviews on this site, more than the top ten listed. The conclusion...More

1  Thank Klaus E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is typically local style. Good service and good dishes with Raisonnable price. But the wine is expensive. Is ideal for local dishes. We recommend

Thank limark190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on the recommendation of our hotel when enquiring about Khmer food. The restaurant had a lovely setting, staff very attentive and food so yummy. Large portions provided which meant we had over ordered! Reasonably quick service. Definitely do not come here if you...More

Thank Nzstephanie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve been a little disappointed the last two times I’ve eaten here. The locale is good, the ambience and decor is excellent, the service is very good....but... Some items on the menu were not available and I’m talking early in the evening, some of the...More

Thank Donny P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on the back of TA reviews and we were not disappointed. Greeted at the front you are confronted by a beautiful courtyard but we had requested a table in the air conditioned section to which we were quickly ushered. Looking at the...More

Thank Glentc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the best & oldest Khmer restaurant in town. Established more than 13 yrs and ven good for business gatherings. Clean and friendly staffs for your try. Also serves breakfast !

Thank 재호 최
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent! There has not been one dish that I have ever had and can complain about. It’s my 4th visit. The only issue I had is there were no red wines on the list - available! Just 3 bottles available and they...More

Thank Mario S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at Malis in Siem Reap always good but have to say no comparison to Malis Phnom Penh. Very busy spot. Reservation recommended. Really good staff. Service excellent. Ambience of the place is wonderful. Extensive menu to suit all tastes. Had cocktails very reasonably...More

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October 15, 2016|
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Response from Kllsm | Reviewed this property |
You should budget $60 pp ( with wine). Without wine $40-50 pp.
Bob T
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Peadoch | Reviewed this property |
Smart Casual or anything goes
barry e
April 2, 2016|
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Response from Peadoch | Reviewed this property |
Certainly. My husband wore shorts and t shirt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12101, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 15 814 888
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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.
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