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A Night Out in Phnom Penh: 9 Clubs and Bars that Will Brighten Your Nightlife

Looking for a night out in Cambodia? Phnom Penh is the city that never sleeps, with fun activities going on around the clock. For those party-goers until the early hours, here are some of the best nightclubs in Cambodian’s capital, Phnom Penh. From fancy bars to good parties, this city simply has it all.  

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Top 3 clubs to go in Phnom Penh 

1. Heart of Darkness

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A fancy nightclub since 1993, with a gay-friendly scene, this club attracts friendly people and a good crowd. This two-story club is famous for its good music, special cocktails, and international DJs. Make new friends, and enjoy the good vibes at Heart of Darkness. 

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/heartofdarknessclub/

Address: 38 Rue Pasteur No. 51, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact: +855 77 837 777

 

2. Darlin Darlin Music Lounge

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Located near a casino, it is one of the most popular night clubs in Cambodia, with a live band in the bar and residential DJ, it is a venue attracting customers of all ages. Check out their Facebook or official Website for your favorite shows. 

Address: Park, 120101, Ground Floor, Hotel North Wing, NagaWorld1, Samdech Hun Sen St, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact:+855 23 228 822

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/darlindarlinnagaworld/

3. EPIC Club

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A popular night club nearby the Russian embassy and Koh Pich, attracting a huge amount of tourists. As one of the capital’s largest clubs, Epic aims to take Phnom Penh’s nightlife to the next level. Attracting celebrities and models, the club features a massive dancefloor, a number of private VIP rooms, a high-class sound system, fancy cocktails, and table service. EPIC Club, as the name implied, is quite a legendary club you shouldn’t miss out in Phnom Penh. 

Address:122B Sangkat Tonle Bassac, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact:+855 10 600 608

Official Websitehttp://epic.com.kh/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/EpicClubCambodia/

4. The Lounge at Riverhouse

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If you are an EDM fan, then you definitely should check out The Lounge at Riverhouse since the night club is famous for EDM, hosting an international DJ every month. Located nearby Sisowat Quay, it is in an enchanting building with European influences and is one of the oldest and biggest night clubs in Phnom Penh. With a large dance floor for you to shake it off for your favorite tunes, a nice terrace, and a great night view of Tonlé Sap. Set on the riverside, the bistro on the first floor serves up off the beat tunes, food, and drinks. Upstairs is the dance floor where the night starts. Attracting the young Khmer crowd, its riverside location also draws in a huge amount of tourists. 

Address: Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact: +855 12 299 161

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/River-House-The-Lounge/145385492249929

5. Club Love

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Club Love is another activity until the late hours. Located at the bustling backpacker stretch of Street 278, their guest DJs keep the good tunes flowing, and cheap drink deals offered to keep the dance floor busy. With a happy hour running from 11pm to midnight, starting your trip to Club Love with some new friends at the hostel will definitely be fun! 

Address: Street 278, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 

Contact: +855 70 856 195

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/lovephnompenh/

Top five bars to go to in Phnom Penh

If you are more of a chill type bar person instead of a club person, you will surely immerse yourself in Phnom Penh’s cracking bar scene. Hitting the bar with a couple of friends after visiting the city during the day, or nice fine dining before a night is simply the best part while going on a vacation. Here are 5 of the best bars where you chill with a beer, fine cocktails, fancy wine, or great dinners in the Cambodian capital.

6. SORA Skybar

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Let’s start with the tallest sky bar in Phnom Penh. Sora Bar located at the terrace of the 37th floor, which offers breath-taking panoramic views across the whole city. Featuring whiskey library and cigar lounge, both the view and cocktails are simply stunning, so don’t miss out!

Contact: +855 23936866

Address: Vattanac Capital Tower 66 Monivong Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SoraSkybar/

7. Elephant bar 

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Elephant bar is where you enjoy fine dining with style. This restaurant/bar has become iconic due to its distinguish decoration, which gives you a nostalgic feeling due to the French colonization over Cambodia. With a range of snacks and tapas plates, including both Asian and Western, it yet also offers more than 30 types of gin. At the Elephant bar, you will feel yourself walking into history while enjoying good food and excellent drinks. 

Address: 92 Rukhak Vithei, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact: +855 23981888

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/ElephantBarRaffles/

8. Hangar 44

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Often said to be offering the best cocktails in the district, the most representative character is its unique underground style that you find in London or Berlin. Hangar 44 is famous for its showroom for Moto Cambodge, which makes it a paradise for motorcycle lovers. Not only cocktails but also a wide variety of craft beers. Check out this spot for its decent music, stylish decoration, and good vibes!

Address: 44 Bassac Lane, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact: +855 89666414

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Hangar-44-1501347273483790/

9. Oskar Bistro 

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Oskar Bistro enjoys an excellent reputation for western food. It is a trendy place where you enjoy your dinner with friends before a night out. With a cozy atmosphere, laid back house music, this is where you start your night, as you all know a good night out start with good food. 

Address: 159 Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact: +855 023215179

Website: https://oskar-bistro.com/phnompenh/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/OskarPhnomPenh/