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Nelsons Restaurant & Bar

273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 78 592 089
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“asian food” (2 reviews)
“the river” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Cambodian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
273c Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just spent 9 days in phnom penh & on the first day popped into this restaurant purely by chance & have to say that the food was truly excellent, had the chicken satay & the fish and chips & both dishes were well cooked, served...More

Thank dge123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is right in the main downtown riverside district. The menu choice is wide, and the local beer is great value. A lunchtime baguette was very tasty, and evening Asian food options were good to, I also sampled their Indian menu options, but would...More

Thank BeerChangMan
Reviewed 17 November 2017 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 16 November 2017

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 9 November 2017 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 7 November 2017

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
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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, Kids, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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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Restaurant and Bar on Riverside Phnom Penh. Good food at good prices with friendly staff and cold beer.
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