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The Sugar Palm

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13 Street 178, Phnom Penh 12206, Cambodia
+855 85 646 373
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sydney
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

I've eaten at The Sugar Palm in both Siem Reap and Phnom Penh. Food great at both but I would particularly like to recommend the Phnom Penh restaurant to ensure it gets the local recognition it deserves. I've had both lunch and dinner in Phnom Penh - the food is very consistent and there are excellent renditions of some of... More 

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Thank lionhearted70
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Cool ambience, light and tasty lunch, attractive decor - well worth a visit. Khmer noodles excellent.

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Thank Visigoth1971
Paris, France
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Very good food with quite traditional ambiance. Have the local dishes recommended by staff. Owner is french/Italian very friendly.

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Thank RobertoOpera
Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Excellent vegetarian options. Lovely staff and a beautiful restaurant. We really enjoyed our meal. Though the dessert menu could do with more than just ice cream in my opinion. Still we loved it!

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Thank Mrs M
Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

As the title explains I had just some from Vietnam that day where the food is ridiculously cheap and was abit suorised with the prices of some of the dishes on the menu. Nevertheless it was a really good meal and the service was excellent so I can't complain. I would return again. (Try the tofu Khmer curry)

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Thank jackmoore93
Geneva, Switzerland
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

I didn't know how good Cambodian food could be until we went here for dinner. It was a wonderful discovery - we loved their fresh spring rolls and we ordered their fried rolls twice! For the mains, we of course got the fish amok and we liked very much the healthy raw veggies with sauce called Prahok (so we decided... More 

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Thank Cecilia J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was highly recommended by our hotel and so we have it a try. We ordered the Amok prawn and Khmer curry based on the waitress' recommendations. The Amok was great but the curry did not stand out. We would have recommended something else if we knew of the similarities between the Amok and curry.

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Thank BTK69
Tauranga, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

The food here was amazing! The best we've had in Cambodia so far! Tasty and authentic. There was something for everyone (kids included). Service was a little slow, but very friendly. We would definitely come back but are leaving tomorrow. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We had heard about this restaurant in Australia but were dubious given its rating of # 78. Well it did not disappoint , the food was amazing , their amok curry is to die for and made to order so be prepared to wait, we knew it would be a 40 minute wait but were happy to just relax and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food,best service,and very clean. I had the amok prawn curry which was to die for a very cold angor beer to wash it down. Owner was most helpful when asked any questions. Will be back😀

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $15
Cuisine
Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Street 178, Phnom Penh 12206, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 85 646 373
Description
Nice colonial house in the centrer of Phnom Penh. Air-conditioned restaurant with non smoking or smoking rooms. Traditional food and large diversity.

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