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Nelsons Restaurant & Bar

) #169 of 1,187 Restaurants in Phnom Penh $$ - $$$ Asian, ,
273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 78 592 089
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Cambodian, Bar, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best restaurant we have found along the river parkway in Phnom Penh. Great menu choices and great food. We ate breakfast and dinner here several times. We liked the prices compared to other restaurants. It needs to be noted that the new...More

Thank Janis W
Deefer48, Owner at Nelsons Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Janis W, you are the first person to review NELSONS. The staff and myself would like to thank you for such a positive review. We would love to see you again.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

"Karma" has just been sold and is now no longer trading. The restaurant is now under new ownership/management and has been re-named and trading as "Nelsons". Any remaining "Karma" signage not yet changed is in the process of being replaced with "Nelsons".

Thank Deefer48
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Were walking back to our hotel from the night market and stumbled upon this place on our walk back and decided to have dinner here. My wife ordered the beef lok lok and I ordered the Amok with chicken. My wife was really happy with...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We tried only coffee in the evening time... Good variety of coffees in the menu and we choose Vietnam coffee and Nescafe both where fine.

Thank Stalin_ODC
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We got take away here and they delivered it right up to our hotel room next door. So cheap and delicious, we gave them a good tip.

Thank MightyCowboys
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Went there today for dinner - what a mistake that was. We mistakenly thought that it was an Indian place, but actually they just have some 'Indian' food on their menu. We had vegetable masala and chicken tikka masala with rice. Masala was bland -...More

Thank iaingale
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Another bar opposite Sisowath Quay. Slightly more expensive beer at around U$1.00. Had an excellent meal, so would recommend.

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Average food at average price. The service is ok. If you are walking at riverside and get hungry is a good option.

Thank Alejandro S
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good food and a bright welcome, always good quality food quickly and efficiently served with a warm Cambodian welcome. Go

1  Thank Spikes-Dad
Reviewed 15 February 2017

poor service and pretty ordinary food. cheap was the only thing it has going for it. the girls congregate at the front to try to find a white tourist boyfriend or so it seems. wont be going back

Thank Nunov Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
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
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