How much do you spend on a good night out in Phnom Penh?

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How much do you spend on a good night out in Phnom Penh?

Post by RickOrMorty » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:09 am

here in Bangkok, i can spend the night at a gogo bar for 1,000-2,000 baht without going home with anybody but still call it a successful and good night. at the beer bars, if i spend that much, i expect someone to come home with me. at a club here, i'll spend 2,000-3,000 baht.

i feel like i usually spend a lot more in PP and get less out of it. in the sense that i feel like i will even spend $30 if i'm sitting out at a table at GSM people watching, and much more if i hang out at a beer bar all night.
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by Jamie_Lambo » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:27 am

RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:09 am
here in Bangkok, i can spend the night at a gogo bar for 1,000-2,000 baht without going home with anybody but still call it a successful and good night. at the beer bars, if i spend that much, i expect someone to come home with me. at a club here, i'll spend 2,000-3,000 baht.

i feel like i usually spend a lot more in PP and get less out of it. in the sense that i feel like i will even spend $30 if i'm sitting out at a table at GSM people watching, and much more if i hang out at a beer bar all night.
if i let my hair down in Pattaya i can get through 12,000 in a night, but i can also have a good night on 4000 and a lot of fun with 6000
an average night out in PP for me will be between $1-200 and its not always guaranteed a good night, can be very hit and miss
i find Thailand a let better value for money and more entertaining regards to a night out (not including Bangkok though, BKK is a ripoff)

i did a price breakdown in this thread general-chatter/2018-why-not-choose-exp ... 98-20.html
Draft Beer:
Phnom Penh - $1 to $2
Phnom Penh Happy hour - $0.75
Pattaya bar - $1.25 (40baht)
Pattaya Agogo - $1.50 to $2 (45-69baht)

Bottled Beer:
Phnom Penh - $3.50 to $4
Pattaya - $2.25 to $3 (70-90 baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $1.50 (50baht)

Spirits+mixer:
Phnom Penh - $3 to $4
Pattaya - $3.75 (120baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $2.50 (80baht)
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by RickOrMorty » Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:00 am

Jamie_Lambo wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:27 am
RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:09 am
here in Bangkok, i can spend the night at a gogo bar for 1,000-2,000 baht without going home with anybody but still call it a successful and good night. at the beer bars, if i spend that much, i expect someone to come home with me. at a club here, i'll spend 2,000-3,000 baht.

i feel like i usually spend a lot more in PP and get less out of it. in the sense that i feel like i will even spend $30 if i'm sitting out at a table at GSM people watching, and much more if i hang out at a beer bar all night.
if i let my hair down in Pattaya i can get through 12,000 in a night, but i can also have a good night on 4000 and a lot of fun with 6000
an average night out in PP for me will be between $1-200 and its not always guaranteed a good night, can be very hit and miss
i find Thailand a let better value for money and more entertaining regards to a night out (not including Bangkok though, BKK is a ripoff)

i did a price breakdown in this thread general-chatter/2018-why-not-choose-exp ... 98-20.html
Draft Beer:
Phnom Penh - $1 to $2
Phnom Penh Happy hour - $0.75
Pattaya bar - $1.25 (40baht)
Pattaya Agogo - $1.50 to $2 (45-69baht)

Bottled Beer:
Phnom Penh - $3.50 to $4
Pattaya - $2.25 to $3 (70-90 baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $1.50 (50baht)

Spirits+mixer:
Phnom Penh - $3 to $4
Pattaya - $3.75 (120baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $2.50 (80baht)
omg, yeah, as far as drink prices go... can't beat PP. maybe that's why i spend more here. beer is so cheap, i'm drunk enough to spend more on the girls!
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by Jamie_Lambo » Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:08 am

RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:00 am
Jamie_Lambo wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:27 am
RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:09 am
here in Bangkok, i can spend the night at a gogo bar for 1,000-2,000 baht without going home with anybody but still call it a successful and good night. at the beer bars, if i spend that much, i expect someone to come home with me. at a club here, i'll spend 2,000-3,000 baht.

i feel like i usually spend a lot more in PP and get less out of it. in the sense that i feel like i will even spend $30 if i'm sitting out at a table at GSM people watching, and much more if i hang out at a beer bar all night.
if i let my hair down in Pattaya i can get through 12,000 in a night, but i can also have a good night on 4000 and a lot of fun with 6000
an average night out in PP for me will be between $1-200 and its not always guaranteed a good night, can be very hit and miss
i find Thailand a let better value for money and more entertaining regards to a night out (not including Bangkok though, BKK is a ripoff)

i did a price breakdown in this thread general-chatter/2018-why-not-choose-exp ... 98-20.html
Draft Beer:
Phnom Penh - $1 to $2
Phnom Penh Happy hour - $0.75
Pattaya bar - $1.25 (40baht)
Pattaya Agogo - $1.50 to $2 (45-69baht)

Bottled Beer:
Phnom Penh - $3.50 to $4
Pattaya - $2.25 to $3 (70-90 baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $1.50 (50baht)

Spirits+mixer:
Phnom Penh - $3 to $4
Pattaya - $3.75 (120baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $2.50 (80baht)
omg, yeah, as far as drink prices go... can't beat PP. maybe that's why i spend more here. beer is so cheap, i'm drunk enough to spend more on the girls!
Pattaya is a cheaper place to drink than PP, but as i say compared to Bangkok then its a no brainer... 175 Baht for a bottle of Chang?! get out of town! haha
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by AndyKK » Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:38 pm

Jamie_Lambo wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:08 am
RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:00 am
Jamie_Lambo wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:27 am
RickOrMorty wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:09 am
here in Bangkok, i can spend the night at a gogo bar for 1,000-2,000 baht without going home with anybody but still call it a successful and good night. at the beer bars, if i spend that much, i expect someone to come home with me. at a club here, i'll spend 2,000-3,000 baht.

i feel like i usually spend a lot more in PP and get less out of it. in the sense that i feel like i will even spend $30 if i'm sitting out at a table at GSM people watching, and much more if i hang out at a beer bar all night.
if i let my hair down in Pattaya i can get through 12,000 in a night, but i can also have a good night on 4000 and a lot of fun with 6000
an average night out in PP for me will be between $1-200 and its not always guaranteed a good night, can be very hit and miss
i find Thailand a let better value for money and more entertaining regards to a night out (not including Bangkok though, BKK is a ripoff)

i did a price breakdown in this thread general-chatter/2018-why-not-choose-exp ... 98-20.html
Draft Beer:
Phnom Penh - $1 to $2
Phnom Penh Happy hour - $0.75
Pattaya bar - $1.25 (40baht)
Pattaya Agogo - $1.50 to $2 (45-69baht)

Bottled Beer:
Phnom Penh - $3.50 to $4
Pattaya - $2.25 to $3 (70-90 baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $1.50 (50baht)

Spirits+mixer:
Phnom Penh - $3 to $4
Pattaya - $3.75 (120baht)
Pattaya Happy hour - $2.50 (80baht)
omg, yeah, as far as drink prices go... can't beat PP. maybe that's why i spend more here. beer is so cheap, i'm drunk enough to spend more on the girls!
Pattaya is a cheaper place to drink than PP, but as i say compared to Bangkok then its a no brainer... 175 Baht for a bottle of Chang?! get out of town! haha
I kind of like Bangkok. On a recent visit, sitting eating the amazing cheap street food, had a large bottle of Leo to wash it down. 100baht a bottle. :beer3:
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by hanno » Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:56 pm

AndyKK wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:38 pm
I kind of like Bangkok. On a recent visit, sitting eating the amazing cheap street food, had a large bottle of Leo to wash it down. 100baht a bottle. :beer3:
On a recent visit I spent 300 Baht on a pint of IPA....
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by AndyKK » Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:59 pm

hanno wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:56 pm
AndyKK wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:38 pm
I kind of like Bangkok. On a recent visit, sitting eating the amazing cheap street food, had a large bottle of Leo to wash it down. 100baht a bottle. :beer3:
On a recent visit I spent 300 Baht on a pint of IPA....
I have not had a pint of that golden nectar for years :bow: Sometimes worth the price.
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by hanno » Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:11 pm

AndyKK wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:59 pm
hanno wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:56 pm
AndyKK wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:38 pm
I kind of like Bangkok. On a recent visit, sitting eating the amazing cheap street food, had a large bottle of Leo to wash it down. 100baht a bottle. :beer3:
On a recent visit I spent 300 Baht on a pint of IPA....
I have not had a pint of that golden nectar for years :bow: Sometimes worth the price.
Absolutely, no regrets at all.
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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by rozzieoz » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:42 pm

Since this is a Cambodian forum (and I’m not good at Maths) - what’s that in dollars?


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Re: How much do you spend on a good night out in PP?

Post by angkorjohn » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:57 pm

rozzieoz wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:42 pm
Since this is a Cambodian forum (and I’m not good at Maths) - what’s that in dollars?


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Whats what in Dollars? Hannos beer? around $9.50

must say it's always the bad nights I end up spending the most on :beer3:
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