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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
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (13 reviews)
“croissants” (24 reviews)
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 629 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I spent 3 days in Montagu and the highlight of each day was a visit to this delightful family restaurant. It has been so encouraging to see this little gem grow from strength to strength, thanks to the hardworking and innovative owners,...More

Thank vickyed888
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest Wow! It is so wonderful to receive such amazing feedback - even better from guests returning again and again. Thank you for choosing us as your Montagu eatery destination. Our entire team has such a passion for what we do and it is...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely little place but abit cramped. Very friendly staff. Lunch was great especially the venison pie but abit disappointed by the cold veggies. Red onion and herb bread is an absolute must!!

Thank MEL8WP11
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest Thank you for the wonderful feedback. I am delighted the Venison pie was delicious! Happy travels! Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service by all, warm welcome and food of another level, tuck into some lovely freshly prepared meals or dive into the buffet whatever tickles your fancy. Thoroughly enjoyed my meal and the surrounds.

Thank Debbie D
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Debbie Thank you for taking the time to share your fantastic feedback. Our entire team appreciates it. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always come for breakfast when we are in Montagu. Awesome place with fresh food and excellent service! Keep up the good work guys!

1  Thank Guide734992
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for the wonderful review! See you next time. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great find! Absolutely deserves it’s no.1 spot on Trip Advisor. Fantastic bakery. Also had the buffet. Coffee was good. Iced coffee was the best. Absolutely can’t fault this place. Service and attention to detail. A great experience.

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

Dear Rob Thank you so very much for sharing your fantastic feedback! It is always so motivating to receive such wonderful feedback! Our entire team appreciates it. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Rambling Rose on 4 October for breakfast. Friendly staff and interesting goods made it an interesting ecprrience. Good food and atmosphere. Cheap prices. A must visit.

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

Dear Werner Thank you very much for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback. I am so happy that you had a delicious breakfast and were well looked after. Please pop in and visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have returned to enjoy a sumptuous buffet. Service was outstanding and extremely friendly. Buffet venison pie was outstanding as was everything else on the buffet. As a personal preference the vegetable dishes I am so fond of could have been kept warm. Lovely ambience.More

1  Thank YvonneE1036
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Martin Thank you very much for the wonderful feedback. I am delighted that the Venison Pie was delicious! In terms of the buffet - we produce a wide variety of both hot and cold dishes. If you prefer some of the cold dishes warm...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast was delicious, staff were friendly and absolutely loved the setup of the restaurant! It’s also a bonus that you can buy a few local things there too! Thumbs up!

1  Thank Roam817549
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Stephanie Thank you for the amazing review! I am very happy that you had a delicious breakfast with us! Thank you for sharing your great pictures. Please pop in and visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, a blast from the past. What a super little gem, with those extra special touches. Carafes of water served with mint , when sitting down. Staff super friendly and very efficient. Meal was great, loved this little place. Will definitely be back again.

Thank clairb845
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for the wonderful feedback - I am so happy to hear that the special touches do not go unnoticed. Thank you for the great motivation for our team. Safe travels! Kind regards Cay

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We received excellent service and the bagels were amazing. We would definitely recommend it to anyone.

1  Thank DamianWentzel
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for taking time to share your fantastic comments. I am delighted that our breakfast special was a hit. Please pop in and visit us again soon. 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, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
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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