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Rambling Rose

165 St Francis Drive, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
+27 42 294 1883
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (31 reviews)
“poached eggs” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 St Francis Drive, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I ate breakfast here four times this visit. My buddy said it was the best in the area and it is. Friendly and very efficient staff, polite and courteous owner/maitre d'. Good choice of breakfast food, well cooked and quickly delivered. Will I go back?...More

Thank einhorrido
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a nice place in St Francis for breakfast. Very warm and friendly atmosphere. Very good food and excellent service. Am able to recommend this place with a big thumbs up.

Thank Bokkiekie
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had breakfast and coffee with my two year old nephew. The play area is a large piece of AstroTurf with a jumping castle, play gym, push bikes and toys. The kids play very nicely together while the older people can enjoy a good breakfast...More

Thank Bryan R
Reviewed 22 April 2017 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
Reviewed 18 April 2017

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...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 14 April 2017

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...More

Thank ThaboCapeStFrancis
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

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

Thank William G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 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
Reviewed 4 April 2017 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 sallyhols2017
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
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Nearby Attractions
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4.79 km away
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Marie H
do you have free or paid for wifi?
22 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
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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