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The Rose Cottage & Co

) #5 of 20 Restaurants in Dullstroom $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
Main Road, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
+27 13 254 0218
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“breakfast” (54 reviews)
“lunch” (34 reviews)
“trout” (21 reviews)
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Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 5 days 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 2 days 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 1 week ago

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 2 days 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 12 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

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stunning place. I live in Dullstroom and so sad I took so long to Finally eat at the Rose Cottage. Food is DEVINE and possibly the best coffee in town!!!

1  Thank SuperCallen
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Callen Thank you for your response. Be a regular at our place for special discounts. Douwe Egberts is a top brand coffee world wide.

Reviewed 2 June 2017

We have been to this quaint little restaurant a few times, both for breakfasts and for lunch, and have never been disappointed. Lovely shaded outside eating area, as well and indoor seating for those cooler days. Menu is not extensive, but definitely varied enough to...More

Thank Shelley C
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Shelley Thank you for you response. We appreciate each clients response. You definitely know what is good coffe because we are serving Douwe Egberts Belgiam coffee. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The Restaurant is set in a gorgeous period building, with a lovely veranda overlooking the rose garden. Inside a roarind fire welcomed us. Breaķfast was served promptly with the Staff being very friendly and most accomdating.

Thank Pat P
Anita M, Manager at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Pat Thank you for your review. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I had a bad experience at this establishment 18 years ago and have never been back until now...it's been totally revamped inside and taken a complete turnaround in both quality and value for money...what a pleasant experience all round...my self imposed exile from The Rose...More

Thank McGuigan61
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That is the best news for us in years that our customer is back at our restaurant and happy.! Remember it is always important to tell us if you had a bad experience so that the problem can be solved and deal with immediately. Next...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We stop there to eat when we go through Dullstroom , have tried a few of the others but always go back to Rose Cottage. Their breakfasts have been great for all the years we have visited them. Nice variety good home cooked feel to...More

Thank Stella4338
Anita M, Manager at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Stella Thank you for your feed back. We highly appreciate it. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Setting off from Joburg at 5am and Just as your flask of coffee finishes you'll find the little village of Dullstroom. Quaint although expanding at a huge rate. Rose Cottage has been there for ages and provides one with a lovely breakfast and refreshing cup...More

Thank Sue M
Anita M, Owner at The Rose Cottage & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We love it when we have happy customers and always try our utmost best. Kind Regards Anita

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Rose Cottage for breakfast, hoping for a hearty, country meal. The garden setting is so pretty and one anticipates a charming time... Unfortunately we were met by slow service and cold, very mediocre food. The waitrons stood around chatting and neglected to...More

Thank Chloe_Pretorius
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Lynnette G
1 October 2016|
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Response from Anita M | Property representative |
We open daily (Mon -Son) 07:00 - 17:00.
12 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
Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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