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The Rose Cottage & Co

Main Road, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
+27 13 254 0218
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“breakfast” (56 reviews)
“lunch” (37 reviews)
“trout” (22 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had lunch here on a Friday afternoon. The place is spacious and clean. Food is average but nice. There is a nice atmosphere here. Lots of patrons, specifically foreign visitors.

Thank HermanK449
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst in Dullstroom for 3 days we tried most every restaurant for either breakfast, lunch or dinner and although The Rose Cottage was OK, there was nothing special about the food or the service - does no one in South Africa smile and make tourists...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have traveled extensively around the world and we have yet to find a salad lunch to beat the Rose Cottage's trout salad. Crisp lettuce, cucumber discs, quartered tomatoes, fine Y sliced carrots, feta, boiled egg quarters and a very generous helping...More

Thank Freyers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rose Cottage always delivers. Food is always good and tasty. Lovely home industry next door with freshly baked goods. Make sure to say hello to the local cat.

Thank Sacha F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start? Good service from the waitress and decent coffee. Unfortunately, a Club sandwich with a completely dry and cold chicken breast, two rashers of bacon, and a slice of cheese between two slices of horrible bread, make for.... dreadful food. There's no...More

Thank Josepino1313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on our way to Kruger from Jo'burg. Service was so polite and friendly. Food came fairly promptly which is unusual for SA and was delicious. Their local scones were so light and tasty. It has nice grass area next to the dining area...More

Thank Ali921
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is on the side of of the road, and they have a selection of lunches and known as the place for trout. We had only pancakes and coffee. We visited the bakery next door and the health brown bread and sausage rolls is...More

Thank JurieJohannesJacobs
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jurie Thank you for your response. Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Rose cottage serves a great variety of Breakfast and lunches. Clean Bathrooms and place for the children to play outside

Thank alwyn1_12
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Alwyn Thank you for your positive review of The Rose Cottage. Looking forward to your next visit. Please let us know and we will offer you free coffee. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a landmark place in Dullies. Visit them for their excellent breakfasts and meals. Be there before the tour buses!!!

Thank kobusp2015
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kobus What a pleasant review. Thank you so much we really highly appreciate your feedback and are glad that you enjoy our food. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 13 June 2017

This restaurant was recommended, and I don't know why. The trout was also recommended but service was so slow, I ordered the fish sandwich thinking it would be easier to eat on the go. One lady asked about the crepes and was told "the dough"...More

Thank LB-TX-2014
Anita M, Manager at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Dear Customer We appreciate your feedback and would love to have you back at our restaurant. We have gone through all our orders since the 11th and could not find the order that you were talking about. First you talk about a sandwich and then...More

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Questions & Answers
Lynnette G
1 October 2016|
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Response from Anita M | Property representative |
We open daily (Mon -Son) 07:00 - 17:00.
13 August 2016|
Response from louisl561 | Reviewed this property |
As far I know they are not open at night. I do know that they sometimes host special events so you need to get hold of the owner. After my initial review the owner replied to thank me, so I do hope she is also reading this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Dullstroom
  • Phone Number: +27 13 254 0218
  • E-mail
Rose Cottage Restaurant and B&B are a half way stop over from O.R.Thambo Int Airport to the Kruger National park.
Our restaurant and B&B are open from 07:00-5:00 everyday of the week.

We cater for local cuisine as well as specialized dishes.
Our B&B offers lunch and dinner on request as well as transfers.

Tour groups are always welcome!
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