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Friends the Restaurant

House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 802 072
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (376 reviews)
“falafel burger” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
European, Asian, Soups, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

LP recommended it that’s why we went there. The food is good and the idea behind the project as well - as the many other restaurants in Cambodia e.g. in Siem Reap - but nothing special about it. If you fancy like being with other...More

Thank luca c
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good, we had Tajine, chicken with mango which were marvellous! The seafood mix was less but still good. As dessert we would recommend the crumble with coconut ice cream!

Thank Magali V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner and really enjoyed it. We ordered the beef salad, pork quesadillas, zucchini fritters and fish cakes. All of the tapas was very tasty and great quality. We couldn't resist a chocolate cheesecake to finish! Service was very efficient and staff...More

Thank victoria559
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really good meal, in pleasant surroundings, at a very reasonable price, and a warm feeling that you are making a contribution to helping people out of poverty and into a decent livelihood.Attractive , pleasant indoor and outdoor seating in a convenient location. Also a...More

Thank KlaraE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very sweet hidden restaurant. You have a variety of options to choose from which makes it a lovely choice if people feel like different food. The flavourig of the dishes were great. You got a feel for local cosine. The cause behind...More

Thank corlia_swanepoel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here based on our hotel staff recommendations. Relax atmosphere and cool vibe with indoor and outdoor seating area. The staff was very attentive and friendly. Food was wonderfully presented, imaginative, complex flavors. Great use of local, fresh ingredients. The dishes are tapas style,...More

Thank Russ L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a win/win situation because you not only support youth in training to keep them off the streets but you also can devour such delicious food in their restaurant. Seriously delicious AND you can see youth at their training centre AND purchase quality gifts...More

Thank Kerrie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 11 of us went to this restaurant and were delighted by how good the food and service was. We shared a number of tapas and specials between us and every thing we ordered was enjoyed. The staff were exceptional, they were all...More

Thank Siobhan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The concept of this restaurant is great as the proceeds go to help school the children and educate travelers about how to help the local economy. The food is delicious and has great variety from vegan options to sandwiches for meat lovers, it is a...More

Thank egsgrig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for a quick lunch and really enjoyed the service and food. It had a young feel to it which we also enjoy. We are an older couple in our early fifties. We came in again after our dinner somewhere else had a...More

Thank Glenn P
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Nearby Attractions
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20 January 2015|
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Response from jbiedlin78 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Debbie - I also cannot find the menu online but agree with Melissa09 above. The menu was eclectic with a mix of traditional cambodian/thai food, also with some western options. The plates were small size meant to share... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: House 215 | Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 12 802 072
  • E-mail
Located near the National Museum, you'll discover Friends the Restaurant a vibrant and colorful vocational training restaurant. Serving up share plates of creative cuisine with influences from across the globe, refreshing cocktails and fresh juices, you can see why Friends is one of Cambodia's longest running and best-loved restaurants. All profits are reinvested into the education of students in training and Mith Samlanh's social programs. Check out Friends 'n' Stuff for products that changes lives and Friends Nail Bar next door!
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