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“Great Cambodian cuisine”
Review of Khmer Surin

Khmer Surin
Ranked #132 of 1 733 Restaurants in Phnom Penh
Cuisines: Cambodian
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Khmer Surin Restaurant has been serving excellent Khmer and Thai food since 1996. The restaurant promotes Cambodian culture as a food, entertainment, and arts venue: emphasizing its uniqueness, quality and strength, and historical value. Khmer Surin Restaurant also promotes tourism in Cambodia by providing a high quality ethnic and culinary experience. The restaurant is an oasis in the city with its lush tropical plants, flowers and water garden. The restaurant is set in an old Khmer style building adorned with Cambodian antique furniture and silk. Table covers are hand made with unique design. It offers three floors of different style seating:
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was advised by a local partner. We dropped in for a lunch between the business meeting. Although it was very hot and humid outside, abundance of plants and water managed microclimate inside and it was very comfortable there. Service was fast and efficient. We ordered a variety of food but our favourites were green mango salad and deep fried frog legs! Yes - we tried frog legs for the first time in our life and it was an excellent experience - definitely recommend both frog legs and mango salad. Green papaya salad was not as good as mango but still good as well as spicy crab. Green curry and Tom Yang were average, nothing astonishing. Needless to say we went back to this restaurant again for a dinner another day. Second try was the same high standard experience. Highly recommended if you are looking for Cambodian cuisine. Don’t miss it while in Phnom Peng

Thank shynkarenkor
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We went there three times, the first time was just okay regarding the service but the food was decent. We decided to give this place another try thinking that perhaps it was late and there weren’t enough staff the first time, well the second time was pretty much the same as the staff all standing at the entrance in a pack leaving the customers sitting around waiting for our food or just to refill our drinks and rice. We pride ourselves in being the most easy going couples but the third time we went there hoping that things would change the staff were still acting the same. They showed us to our seat and left us there for about five minutes, mind you it was not that busy at all without the menu. Once they took our order and brought the food to us they left us sitting there while they all gathered at the entrance talking. It was very difficult to get their attention even to get napkins or Order other things off the menu when we discover a dead fly in my mango smoothie. Never again will we go there.

Thank Sam T
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended by the staff at Sofitel Hotel. We decided to give it a try on our last day before we returned home. It was a pleasant surprise. The ambience was set in lush greens and a pond full of kois. The food variety was good enough. We ordered a few dishes and finished them all. Price was very reasonable. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Soen F
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The food was ok - nothing really special about it. Service was fast and efficient - enough to sample the local cuisine.

Thank the_lao_viajero
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Khmer Surin last week for the first time. I ordered the beef red curry, and got sick during two days. Will NEVER go again.

Thank Zoe d
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