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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%
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CUISINES
European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On our way home after a weekend away at Doringlaagte resort , we stopped at the Rambling Rose and was served the most amazing breakfast!! We will definitely be back to sample more of their exciting menu and their service was top class!! A+++++ A...More

1  Thank Chantelle S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a takeaway here, we had a breakfast here and we had a lunch here. Everything was superb. Even the shop in front has some interesting items for sale. If there was one thing I would highlight was the originality of the dishes on...More

1  Thank r0adrunred
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm writing this not as a traveller, but as a new (since December 2017) resident of Montagu. My sister and brother-in-law have always raved about The Rambling Rose when they visited Montagu (the village where my sister and I were born, too many moons ago);...More

1  Thank Francois T
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Francois Wow! Thank you so very much for the most wonderful detailed review. It is so wonderful to hear from local, repeat guests. As you know our beautiful town hosted the BMW Trophy event this past weekend - and it was a very busy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Rambling Rose for breakfast and was wonderfully surprised just how perfect everything about our breakfast was. From the good service, the welcome heat from the fireplace, the outstanding coffee, delicious breakfast on warmed plates was all so comforting on a chilly...More

Thank MinetteCoetsee
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for sharing your amazing feedback. I am delighted that you had a delicious breakfast with us! Please pop in again soon. Safe and happy travels. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch after school rugby morning. Friendly, welcoming and efficient staff and the food was excellent. Peri peri sauce, delicious.

Thank Kim D
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kim Thank you for the great comments. Please pop in and visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a cold one and a bite to eat while staying around the corner at Bushmanspad estate(more like 27km). They were very busy and we soon realized why. The quality of their food are fantastic and staff are very friendly.More

1  Thank Johanniev
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Johan Thank you for taking the time to share your fantastic feedback. I am so happy that you had a wonderful meal with. I have passed your comments onto our team and after a very busy weekend - it is really much appreciated. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Rambling Rose with family for breakfast. Although it was quite busy and wait was slightly long, it was definitely worth it! Overall very good service and the manager was very engaging and personable. We will be back!More

1  Thank Izaac357
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Izaac Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful review. Yes, it was a very busy weekend, resulting in waiting times - but I am delighted to hear that it was worth the wait. Please pop in and visit us again. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Passed through Montagu over the long weekend. Stopped here for lunch. Service was excellent. Owners were friendly. Food was amazing. Had the rambling rose burger, super yummy. Wife had the buffet which had a great variation of food. Can definitely recommend this place!

2  Thank gideonv962
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Gideon Thank you very much for the great review! I am so happy to hear that you both had a delicious meal and were well looked after. I have passed your comments onto the team and it is much appreciated. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cozy, quaint coffee shop where I had a delicious chocolate milkshake and a Belgian waffle. The service was very friendly and good. Can definitely recommend it!

2  Thank Stella M
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Stella Thank you for the amazing review. I am happy to hear that you had a yummy milkshake and waffle with us. Please pop in again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our way to Ladismith we stopped on beautiful Montague for a breakfast. The Rambling Rose offered excellent service, great atmosphere and even better food. The freshly baked goods also made for a amazing road snack. The Rose is a must visit when passing through...More

2  Thank Jan Louw M
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jan Thank you very much for the fantastic feedback. I am so happy to hear that you have found a new 'pit-stop'. Safe and happy travels. Kind regards Cay

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immels
February 18, 2018|
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Response from In_Love_With_Food999 | Property representative |
Good day, we serve breakfast and lunch from 8am to 4pm and coffee and cake from 4pm to 5pm - we are unfortunately not open for dinner. Yes we are open on Mondays. 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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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