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The Rambling Rose

36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 83 401 4503
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (102 reviews)
“croissants” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a Family breakfast and it was suberb. Everything is home made a home cooked. The sauces are All home made. The owner and his wife are very friendly. My son dropped a jam jar by accident. No Problem.

Thank heikodahse123
Reviewed 6 days ago

Upon arrival we were met by Sergio and the team. The crew at Rambling Rose constantly engages with everyone which adds to the experience. We ended up having burgers and ginger beer (lovely). The Peri-Peri sauce made by Sergios wife was amazing (just had to...More

Thank Nadinemcl
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Nadine Thank you for the wonderful feedback. I am delighted to hear that my Peri Peri sauce was a hit. I have passed your comments onto our team, who appreciate it. Happy travels! Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 6 days ago

I have eaten at this restaurant before and the quality has remained the same - excellent. The owners are young & extremely friendly. The staff are well trained & also very friendly. The wide variety of food or their Saturday buffet, although a bit pricey...More

Thank killinj
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Killinj Thank you very much for your great review! It is always wonderful to hear from repeat guests. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the variety of dishes available on the Harvest table. Please visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was great. The food was excellent. The atmosphere was cosy and great next to the indoor fire place. We had french toast. Bacon on croissants and cappuccinos to finish a delicious meal. Brilliant! Take away was custerd and apple Danish. Wonderful!

Thank Francois R
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Francois Thank you for sharing your fantastic feedback. I am delighted that you had a delicious breakfast with us. I have passed your comments onto our team and it is much appreciated. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean and organized restaurant. Food is perfect especially swordfish and the vege salad with it. Service is very good thanks to Prisca the waiter she was very kind and always there. Will definitely come back again.

Thank Mohd A
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mohd Thank you for the great feedback. I have passed your comments onto Prisca - who is very proud. Safe and happy travels! Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our scenic drive to the lovely town of Montagu (despite a couple of road works) was a great day out for my wife, our spaniel and I on Woman's Day. We were warmly welcomed at the Rambling Rose, and seated in the lovely garden courtyard....More

Thank axel_Ingrid
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Axel and Ingrid Thank you very much for such fantastic feedback. I am so happy that you both had a delicious meal with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding food, quick service and very reasonable prices: what more could one ask for? On a Monday we drove from Cape Town to have lunch at this Montagu restaurant and were not disappointed. Despite the various roadworks and traffic queues to get there (including the...More

Thank Geff99
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Geff Wow, thank you very much for taking the time and effort to write such a glowing detailed review. I am so happy to hear that both you and your wife had a wonderful experience with us. I have passed your comments onto our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Rambling Rose on Sunday for lunch. A warming and friendly greeting upon arrival. The restaurant was 75% occupied and the vibe was awesome. Excellent service! Excellent food! Excellent vibe! We live in Cape Town and was definitely worth the drive. We will definitely be...More

Thank Grant S
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Grant Thank you very much for the wonderful feedback. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your family lunch with us. Please pop in again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just ate breakfast two time which was excellent. The coffee is Worth to go there too. The service is very friendly and patient.

Thank kiko A
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kiko Thank you for sharing your great feedback. I am so happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Safe and happy travels. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rambling rose is worth a stop . great menu and the breakfasts are huge ...try any of the omlettes and the capuccinos

Thank Ulrich E S
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ulrich Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stop with us. Please visit again soon. Kind regards Cay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Montagu
  • Phone Number: +27 83 401 4503
  • E-mail
Description
The Rambling Rose is set on the scenic Route 62, a large parking lot makes it very easy for travellers with large vehicles, little kids or large groups to stop safely. The farmshop boosts a selection of home made jams, preserves, rusks, biscuits and chocolates. Cafe Artesia our bakery - bakes artisanal breads every Saturday and Sunday. The restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating with a warm fire going in the chilly winter. A wishing well provides great entertainment for the kids.Breakfast is served untill 4pm, lunch menu is displayed on chalk boards as it changes according to season, and what is growing on the farm. All cakes, croissants and muffins are hand made on site and are worth a try! Coffee is our thing - we only serve Origin Coffee and have five trained Baristas on site!The Rambling Rose is a family run business and food and service is our passion - we look forward to welcoming you.
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