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165 St Francis Drive, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
+27 42 294 1883
08:00 - 17:00
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great menu, variety to choose from. Close to proximities with Spar, pizza place and seafood restaurant a walking distance apart giving one choices. A place for little people to play

Thank Linda B
Durban, South Africa
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived there was a short queue. The owner managed the queue unbelievably efficiently and everyone was seated promptly by shifting seating arrangements. The drinks were delivered quickly and the food shortly after that. We had omelets and everyone at the table raved how freshly made they were with generous filling. I had the smoked salmon, cream cheese and... More 

Thank Michael A
Cape St Francis, South Africa
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133 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rambling Rose is the place to just drop in and chill. They cater for the "Cup of Tea" as well as the light meal and something more substantial. Great coffee and the service to match - Friendly and efficient. If you have little ones, they will also love it because there is a lovely safe play-area for them to enjoy.... More 

Thank ThaboCapeStFrancis
Johannesburg, South Africa
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336 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food with excellent service which is consistently good and a popular restaurant in the village. Highly recommended.

Thank William G
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here 4 years ago while conducting some business. Had to bring the family to see and taste what I experienced then. Only difference now is that it is sooooo much better. Well done management and staff. You guys rock!!!!!!!

Thank antonj814
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great cafe and menu. Wonderful food, and good choice of craft beers. The staff were lovely, very welcoming and friendly. Highly recommend this place!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Port Elizabeth
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have coffee or lunch all seasons of the year and the excellent standard never waivers. It's cosy in winter with the blinds down if bad weather, open and brilliant for the kids in the play area when the weather is fine.

Thank Tony & Liz S
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had lunch twice in a row because I couldn't get enough of their delicious salad dressing! Great menu, nice garden for kids to play and such friendly staff.

Thank jeannine1973
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193 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We ate here twice during our stay in St Francis Bay. The menu is unique and all the meals were very tasty. The service is attentive. Good ambience.

Thank Erwin M
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely to sit outside, great service! We only had time for coffee, which was served with the most delicious shortbread. There is a lovely play area for children.

Thank RoRoDurban

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 St Francis Drive, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Saint Francis Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 42 294 1883
Garden setting with indoor and outdoor seating

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?