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Van’s Restaurant

No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
+855 23 722 067
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
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1. Best Value
"Excellent service food and wine."
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2. French with local ingredients
"What an experience"
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3. Heritage Preservation
" nice historical building"
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent for this kind of restaurant. Cheaper than Topaz but food isn't as good. Service and interior is good. Restaurant location itself is very good. Next to the center and start of Phnom Penh city.More

Thank V C
Veha L, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear M. VC, Thank you for your comment on TripAdvisor. Yes our restaurant is located near the post office square at Wat Phnom and is in the middle of the French district during 1960s. We regret you did not find our food to be one...More

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Service and food were fantastic! Loved the ambiance. We chose the business lunch as a budget-friendly option for a romantic date! Will definitely come back!More

Thank Alison W
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Dear Mrs Alison, Thank you very much for your comment. Our business lunch set is very popular and in March 05th our Chef just change the monthly selection. Van' s restaurant has something unique . It has the ability to offer 2 different atmospheres with...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

This is a rather elegant restaurant located in an old colononial French bank. The setting is excellent: tiles, wood panels and beautiful flowers. The restaurant has a French chef and all the food I ate was very good. The set lunch menu is excellent and...More

Thank Merevaik
Veha L, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Dear Mr. Merevaik, Thank you very much for taking your time to write a comment about us on trip advisor. Yes the colonial building where Van’ s restaurant is located , has been restored by the owner in the respect of its former glory early...More

Reviewed April 24, 2018

The food is really is delicate, and the staff were really professional. The location is near by the river side, close to night market, US Embassy, Exchange Square and Rosewood Hotel. After my dinner, the staff took me to go look around in the ancient...More

Thank Jet W
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Dear Mr.Jet W, Thank you very much for your comment. Yes our restaurant is at a very touristic area and you can enjoy walking around after diner. It was a French district in the past with the Post Office Square and our building used to...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited Van's for 40th birthday dinner celebrations, the staff were so accommodating, rose petals on the table! The food was exceptional. I would recommend visiting whilst in Phnom Penh.

1  Thank samanthaburgess1704
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Dear Mr.Samanthaburgess, Thank you for celebrating your 40th birthday dinner with us. We are delighted to have contributed in making your evening memorable. Yours Sincerely, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant to the owner

Reviewed March 28, 2018

Van's is a very high quality restaurant that competes with any top class restaurant in Europe. It is set in a former bank and featuring many of the former bank's fittings, a reminder of old-time banking standards. Entered through an attractive gated courtyard, we were...More

Thank DublinEdM
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2018

Dear Mr.DublinEdM, Thank you for your comment. It is a constant training we have for the service and our chef for the kitchen. Your feedback is such an encouragement for our team to always serve the client at best and to fulfill their passion. Best...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018

Were here in a group in February and left totally disappointed and disgusted. The service was very ordinary, all the guests except one had their entree and the final entree arrived at least 15 minutes later. Same lengthy delays with main meals. Drink service was...More

Thank JohnandFi1953
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Dear Mr.JohnandFi, Thank you for your comment. We appreciate your feedback and we are sorry we could not serve you well at that time. We will make sure to welcome you back with an excellent service. We are glad that the quality of our food...More

Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

The only reason I've given this a two is for the beautiful service from amazing front of house staff and the setting. I came three years ago and am very sad to say that the standard has dropped more than a cryptocurrency in freefall. The...More

Thank Mrgns
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Dear Much Better, Thank you for your comment. It is very sad we could not have the opportunity to talk with you when you were at our restaurant to thank you for coming back after 3 years and also to know what went wrong ....More

Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Three things I’d like to mention about this place. 1. Plating - they really know how to severe dishes with wonderful decorations of sauce and vegetables besides. Perfect plating. 2. Waiter - full of professional skills and mind set, you can focus on the best...More

1  Thank James K
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2018

Dear Mr James, Thank you very much for your comment. Our French Chef Nicolas creates his dishes with full inspiration for the enjoyment of our guests. It is rewarding for us to read such a nice and precise appreciation of yours. Best Regards, Dary CHAN...More

Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful birthday dinner with my wife! We chose Van's because of our past experience. Delicious, gourmet food. Great presentation. Attentive servers. Yes, it's a bit pricey, but, it is the place to go for special occasion.

Thank DaveRK2014
DaryCHAN, Manager at Van’s Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Dear Mr.Dave, Thank you for your comment. We are very proud to have contributed to make your evening special. It is rewarding to see our guests coming back to our restaurant to celebrate their precious moments. Best Regards, Dary CHAN Personal Assistant to the owner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 5, Street 102 | Place De La Poste, Phnom Penh 12202, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 23 722 067
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Description
This 110 year old building was constructed in French colonial style for the purpose of housing the bank of Indochina. It was short listed for the UNESCO heritage preservation awards in 2006 because of the care taken in conservation of architectural and period design.As well as our French Fine Dining lunch and dinner menus, we offer a range of catering and seating options for all types of events. We cater for weddings and engagement parties, seminars, press conferences, exhibitions, movie sets, or private functions of your choice. Buffet or special menu can be arranged for your exceptional event in Phnom Penh.Let the intrigue of this building, its past and present be a part of your heritage too. Come and try Van's experience
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