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Nelsons Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€Asian, , International
273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 78 592 089
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the river” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 11:30All hours
Asian, Cambodian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After spending several nights with a group I decided to venture out on my own. I left the group and chose this restaurant and they went ahead. After 50 minuets waiting for my meal the waitress apologised and said 5more minuets with that I sat...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this place by accident and as it seems to be happy hour all day we went in for drinks!. The beer and cocktails are extremely cheap and good quality and its a nice place to sit and watch the world go by....More

Thank AJMids
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our first night in Phnom Penh as it looked rather popular. They serve all types of cuisine and have a good choice. We went for the traditional Cambodian dishes and they were lovely. Service is also good and the place is clean....More

Thank Secret1987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were reccomended to try this restaurant by some friends and it turned out to be a real gem. On first impressions there is little to set it apart from all the other restaurants in the area but once you have eaten and drunk there...More

Thank GrantG792
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Like many restaurants in the area, they offer inexpensive Western & local food with friendly service. You can sit at the front on the street where you can enjoy the atmosphere or go inside where it is more quiet. Bonarpitite

Thank keenskier3481
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Wandered into this place because of happy hour drinks ended up eating and the food was fantastic! We had curries but other Asian food was available. Would recommend

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The food was very good and the staf was friendly. Good service and good price with a view over the river.

Thank MargreetJanssen
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

There are so many restaurant choices in the area but we are very glad to have discovered Nelson’s. We were initially attracted to the beers for 0.65 USD but also thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Chicken spring rolls, chicken satay sticks with amazingly fresh and tasty...More

1  Thank KeenOzTravellers
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a pretty good place to have a drink at the happy hour prices, and enjoy a good meal as well.

1  Thank koivo
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Enjoyed a pleasant light dinner. They were quick to serve a cold beer in a cold glass. The servers are very attentive. The restaurant was pretty full with a mix of locals and tourists. The portions were perfect and the food very tasty. It was...More

1  Thank Louis D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh
  • Phone Number: +855 78 592 089
  • E-mail
Restaurant and Bar on Riverside Phnom Penh. Good food at good prices with friendly staff and cold beer.
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