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The Girls Restaurant

1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 1648
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“prawns” (140 reviews)
“venison” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (51 reviews)
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African, Seafood, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

To see it from the outside you wouldn't know it is a cool restaurant inside.very good food plus it has hand made items for sale. Wood carvings and jewelry.very nice staff.a little slow for USA standard

Thank Jimshar4
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Went back for a second time during our stay and again we had a wonderful dinner. Staff very friendly and service very good. The line fish was excellently prepared and very tasty. The deserts fantastic. The staff was great with the children and overall we...More

Thank DieSwartKat
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The girls restaurant is wonderful no sea views though but the food was great. The waiter was so friendly and helpful. We walked to the restaurant on our way back the restaurant shuttle drive us back to the hotel.

Thank kurtb628
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

It was recommended by our host. With shuttle service (35 ZAR oneway), who was so funny and on time...thanks johnny. The welcome at the restau was great, nice place and friendly staff. We tried the local beer, what was pretty good. Followed by 400g prawns......More

Thank Hannoveraner96
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The Girls restaurant is hidden away and although it does not have views the restaurant was packed when we visited. Perhaps my expectations were too high...the team clearly aim to please but I expected the food to be slightly more modern and adventurous. The atmosphere...More

Thank CuriousMeerkatjie
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

The waiters were great in helping with our little one, suggesting best place to sit and making our experience really great and with great food. Highly recommended.

Thank jorriej873
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner and were warmly welcomed. Our waiter James was super friendly and fun. The food was excellent, my first Kudu and enjoyed it very much. Definitely try the Frozen cheesecake, calories as a Main Course but it's so worth it!

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We went to the Girls not knowing what to expect, and we were not disappointed! The service was some of the best I have ever received at a restaurant, especially considering how busy they were and the time of the year. The food was sublime,...More

1  Thank Heinrich T
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Restaurant was recommended by a couple staying in the same hotel - so glad we took their advice and booked a table - the food was the best I've eaten for the money in Wilderness, George, Cape Town or Stellenbosch. The choice was superb -...More

Thank JoHughes65
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

At a good location enjoy the affordable menu and the good atmosphere. A great place for all alike families couples and singles. A must try if you are looking for a good table in Wilderness.

Thank Hugues J
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Is your restaurant on the ground floor and accessible to someone using crutches? What are your opening time ps this coming week please?
5 June 2016|
Response from Caezah | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant seating is on both first and ground level. I am quiet certain it can be accessible to someone on crutches because there are dining tables on the ground floor. About opening times, I can't tell. We came early... More
Are well-behaved children welcome, or is this more of a "date night restaurant?"
7 July 2015|
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Response from RoxanneInWilderness | Property representative |
Hi....well behaved children are more than welcome! ....If I may just ask their ages?
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 1648
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Located in the heart of the Wilderness village, we are a multi award winning, Top 10 Restaurant on the Garden Route. Come and relax in a cosy, African inspired atmosphere highlighted by stunning artwork by local artist, Peter Pharoah. We have an imaginative menu combining high quality local produce with distinctly different flavours. Popular menu items include fresh linefish, succulent prawns, tender steaks and flavoursome curries all cooked to perfection in our open kitchen where you can see the chef at work. Our award winning wine list has been carefully chosen to offer a wide selection of local South African wines to enhance your dining experience. We have handmade crafts in our curio shop upstairs and free Wi-Fi available. We look forward to welcoming at The Girls