Chef Martin Simolka Joins Raffles Hotel Le Royal

Luxury meets culinary excellence as Raffles Hotel Le Royal, an iconic destination in Southeast Asia, announces the arrival of guest Chef Martin Simolka for an exclusive dining experience in March.

Renowned for its commitment to elevating fine dining in Cambodia, the hotel continues to attract top culinary talents from around the world.

Introducing Chef Martin Simolka: A Maestro of Culinary Artistry

Chef Martin Simolka, the Executive Chef at the prestigious 5-star Sofitel Le Scribe in Paris Opéra, brings his expertise to Raffles Hotel Le Royal. With a distinguished career marked by culinary innovation and mastery, Chef Martin has curated an exceptional dining experience at the hotel’s renowned Restaurant Le Royal.

Trained in the esteemed kitchens of Paris, Chef Martin honed his craft at renowned establishments such as Restaurant Pavillon Ledoyen (3 Michelin stars), Restaurant l’Abeille (2 Michelin stars) at Shangri-La Hotel, Paris, and The Peninsula Paris, among others.

Elevate Fine Dining in Cambodia: Chef Martin Simolka at Raffles Hotel Le Royal

His culinary philosophy revolves around showcasing the finest local produce and premium ingredients, with an unwavering commitment to seasonality and creativity.

The Essence of Chef Martin’s Cuisine

Chef Martin’s culinary repertoire is characterised by a harmonious blend of flavours and textures, accentuated by the use of seeds, grains, infused oils, and spices.

His approach to cooking transcends mere sustenance, embodying the essence of sharing, pleasure, and discipline. “Cooking is about sharing, pleasure, and discipline, both with customers and my team in the restaurant,” says Chef Martin, encapsulating his culinary ethos.

Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience curated by Chef Martin Simolka at Raffles Hotel Le Royal’s signature fine-dining venue, Restaurant Le Royal.

Guests can savour two exquisite dining options daily, including a dinner set priced at $88++ and a lunch set priced at $38++. Enhance your culinary journey with optional wine pairings and a special Louis XIII tasting, available with all meals.

A Legacy of Culinary Excellence at Raffles Hotel Le Royal

Mark your calendars for March 20th, 21st, and 22nd, as Chef Martin Simolka graces Raffles Hotel Le Royal with his culinary prowess. Reservations are highly recommended to secure your seat at this exclusive dining event.

Elevate Fine Dining in Cambodia: Chef Martin Simolka at Raffles Hotel Le Royal

Chef Martin’s residency at Raffles Hotel Le Royal is the latest chapter in the hotel’s illustrious culinary journey. From hosting esteemed chefs like Pascal Favre d’Anne and Patrice Hardy to collaborating with culinary luminaries Thierry Drapeau and Sakal Phoeung, the hotel continues to set the standard for gastronomic excellence in Cambodia and beyond.

In conclusion, Raffles Hotel Le Royal invites discerning epicureans to embark on a gastronomic odyssey with Chef Martin Simolka. Prepare to indulge your senses and elevate your dining experience to new heights at Restaurant Le Royal, where culinary artistry meets unparalleled luxury.

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