Penh: Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Photo Shops, Books, Tailors...
The supermarkets in Phnom Penh, though small by
international standards, offer a fairly good selection of imported food
items from both Western and Asian countries, as well as fresh meats,
vegetables, fruits and dairy products. Lucky Market is the
longest running international supermarket in town and Bayon Market
is quite popular for its large selection. Danmeat is the go-to
international butchery in Phnom Penh. And western-style baked goods can
be found at The Shop and Comme a la Maison.
Fresh, locally grown, organic/chemical free fruits, vegetables and
meat. Shop at the store or order on-line, delivered free-of-charge to
your door. Also imported wines, cheeses and specialty food items.
#204ZA, Street 322, (BKK1),
One of the largest international supermarkets in the city. Specialty
items others donít carry.
#33-34, Street 118 (Russian Blvd.),
Comme a la Maison
Long-established French bakery and restaurant
#13, Street 57,
#51a, Street 214,
One of the largest, longest running international supermarkets in
#160, Sihanouk Blvd.,
Popular western style bakery and deli. Fresh baked breads, pastries,
cakes. Sandwiches, salads and soups.
#39, Street 240,
2) #38 Street 377, Tuol Kok,
International supermarket in the city. Some specialty items.
Excellent selection of spices
1) #99-105 Monivong Blvd,
2) Corner 63/352 (BKK1),
Pharmacy, beauty products, toiletries
1) #26-28 Sothearos Blvd.,
2) Sihanouk (corner Street 55, opposite ANZ Bank),
3) Corner of Norodom Blvd and Street 136,
4) #844, Kampuchea Krom
5) #254 Monivong Blvd.,
Monument Books is the largest distributor of
new English languages books, offering an excellent selection of
Cambodia-related titles including the most recent releases. Bohrís Books
has one of the best selections of used and inexpensive photocopy
versions of the most popular Cambodia and SEA titles. Photocopy books
and travel guides are also available at the traditional markets and
roving book sellers that walk the tourist areas..
Used and new books. Good selection of Cambodia and Southeast Asia
related titles. 8AM-8PM.
#47 Street 172, behind Wat Ounalom,
Used and new books. Cambodia title. Travel guides. Fiction and
non-fiction. Several locations including:
1) #79 Street 240,
2) Street 178, half block off the riverfront,
Phnom Penh's primary new book seller. All the latest Cambodia related
titles as well as a large selection of non-fiction and fiction titles.
#111 Norodom (near the corner of Street 240),
Selling books (English and Khmer) from Reyum Publishing, specializing in
Cambodian culture and arts.
#47 Street 178,
DVD, Movies, Music &
DVDs, Movies, Music, Uploads The video stalls at the
Russian Market offer a very large selection of DVDs, including recent
movies, software and games for a dollar or two per disk. There are also
several DVD shops along Sisowath Quay (the riverfront road) specializing
in movies and music.
For music and movie uploads to your device:
Boom Boom Room
An excellent selection of music CDs. Record to iPod and MP3. Lots of
#1C, Street 278,
ROGUE - iPod Shop
i-device uploads from a large catalogue:
music, TV and movies. iPods, accessories. Established in Cambodia in
#1d Street 258,
Personally tailored clothing is comparatively
inexpensive in Phnom Penh, as are fabrics including the highly
prized hand-woven Cambodian silk. Most of the silk boutiques offer
tailored clothing. (also see Boutiques
Tailors always have a selection of fabrics available and the silk
boutiques usually offer a wide choice of Cambodian silks. Also check
out the local markets. Both the Russian and Olympic markets offer
huge selections of fabrics including Cambodian silks, linins,
cottons, rayon and blends. Buy fabric at the market and take it to
the tailor of your choice.
Womenís fashions and menís clothing.
Tailors on the premises. Very reasonable prices. Two-day turnaround.
#18B Street 282 (next to Wat Langka),
Tom & Alice
Well-established clothing tailor shop
with lots of experience dealing with foreign customers. Men and
women's clothing. Men's suits, shirts, ties and overcoats, Women's
dresses, skirts, jackets, lingerie and more.
#153, Street 278 (BKK1),
Tom & Alice
From the tailor at Tom & Alice, Tom & Alice 2
offers high quality tailored men and womenís fashions, including
menís suits and womenís dresses, formalwear, jackets, lingerie...
Near the riverfront.
#84, Street 118 (Old Market Area,
Tel: 092-222083, 097-6333120
For custom made shoes, Dara Shoes (#10,
St. 166) and Beautiful Shoes (#138, Street 143) are both
well-known and accustomed to dealing with foreigners. Choose a style
from a catalogue or bring an old pair to be duplicated.
Photo shops are located across the town, all
offering digital services and most film services as well. Several dot
Street 110 near Phsar Chas and another little cluster on Sihanouk at the
corner of Street 51. The shops listed below are some of the more popular
City Color Photo
Long established. Digital services and film processing. Equipment,
cameras, camera repair.
#121-123, Monivong Blvd.,
Lhor Penh Cheth Digital Centre & Studio
Long established and respected photo shop and studio. Full digital photo
services and film processing. Cameras, lens, cards, equipment. Studio
and photographers. Six locations in Phnom Penh, two in Siem Reap.
#6AB, Monireth, cnr Street 286,
#189, Monivong Blvd.,
#199, Charles De Gaulle Blvd.,
L3, Canadia Tower, Monivong Blvd.,
#A149, Airport Rd. Toeuk Thla Plaza II,
Last updated December 2014