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Malis Cambodian Restaurant

136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12301, Cambodia
+855 15 814 888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Asian, Cambodian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12301, Cambodia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We come to Mali's yearly as a treat. In the past, it has been our favorite place to try delicious Cambodian dishes when bringing western friends who are a bit leery of Cambodian cooking. While the dishes were still tasty last night, the service was...More

1  Thank washington_wahine
Reviewed 3 days ago

To me this is one of the best restaurants in Phnom Penh I have known so far. I would have rated it 4.5 star to be fair if it were possible. The environment is absolutely great. I love the place, very culturally preserved and the...More

Thank Piseth M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here with my colleagues during business trip. The service was great and most of the food were fantastic. I ordered the fish dish, it was alright but I find some of it rather tasteless. According to my colleague who came earlier in 2016,...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place so nice. But the food expensive. A little. But customer alot. I don know y too. Mb they easy to find money to eat that. For me I cann go again

Thank Keang H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delciously stylish, deliciously relaxed, delicious enjoyment! This is a great restaurant_ fine dinning_with fantastic service.

Thank dartelthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely courtyard surroundings with fishpond. The design optimised privacy and coolness. Lovely food with attentive service. The pork chop is fabulous as was an appetiser of scallops with Kampot pepper. The fish Pahok was a bit more of an acquired taste, but still very finely...More

Thank AMP070866
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I asked the bellhop at Sun and Moon for the best Khmer food in the city expecting him to tell me a little street cart that his family had been eating at for years, but he referred me to Malis. I was at the end...More

Thank MikeandMeliss
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though this restaurant claims one of the best Khmer food restaurants in Phnom Penh, but I do not think so. Foods were very tasty, but not surprisingly excellent comparing other Khmer restaurants. However, this restaurant has good atmosphere, beautiful interior, and great staff. A...More

Thank SuperSpy007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely good at malis with excellence of dining area, please request to be seated at G/F which is more fun. Super good taste of grilled fish with banana leaves, "big head prawn" was so good with the roe. The food style like Thai but more...More

Thank Zucchini_w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere and food was great. Service was also good . Suggest to improve power of fans and put more fans in as sitting outside as we can't get into the aircon section was hot . All they need stronger ceiling fans and a few standing...More

Thank Tan P
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Hi, I would like to know the budget for a person when dinning at Malis Restaurant. Thanks.
15 October 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
What is the dress code ? May I wear jeans and a collar shirt? Is casual okay... Since we are traveling through Cambodia
24 August 2016|
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Response from jun111111 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I wore short pants and t shirt. It was okay.
barry e
is it ok to wear smart shorts and shirt or is there a dress code . will they supply a large birthday cake if required
3 April 2016|
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Response from Bryan H | Reviewed this property |
Dress is pretty casual anywhere over there. Not sure if they will supply cake. But there is a fantastic cake shop on the right just before the central market. Go there a couple days before you need it and order what you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 35
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh 12301, 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.