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The Girls Restaurant

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1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 1648
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17:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 17:30 - 22:00
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kent
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88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We would have missed this gem , if not for a recommendation as it is situated behind the garage. What can I say, the food is outstanding , as is the service, and excellent value for money. I would suggest booking in advance.it was so good we returned again.

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Thank mogs10
Wilderness, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Always had amazing food at The Girls! The fish dish is a popular choice of mine. But the Thai curry is another favourite.. to be truthful.. it's always hard to choose a plate as every meal is as good as the next.. Great work to the chef and all who work here. Service is as good as it could be!... More 

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Thank CWGuest
George, South Africa
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been postponing on this restaurant for far too long. We were not disappointed. The waiter was professional. The wine list extensive and reasonably priced. The variety on the menu was good. The specials of the day was well explained (and sold). The only unfortunate is that we did not enquired about the price of the specials as this... More 

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Thank Pieter W
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a good place to eat in Wilderness. Fresh fish and some unusual combinations. A good selection of wines. The service was pleasant and helpful with advice. It was useful to be able to order a shuttle back to our hotel as we paid the bill.

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Thank Anne B
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want good seafood, you need look no further than The Girls seafood platter! Prawns cooked in 3 different sauces, calamari cooked to perfection and the grilled hake & kingklip were amongst the best cooked white fish I've ever tasted. Not at all pretentious and welcomes locals and tourists alike. Highly recommended!

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Thank Martynkuz
Dublin, Ireland
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Girls Restaurant is fantastic,the food is super great with super service . The staff are attentive without being in your face .helpful in explaining the dishes. A Great Restaurant.

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Thank Dermot J
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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166 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the place because the reviews on Tripadvisor were so good....and it was so good ! With a plus....the deep kindness of the people working there ! I think they are happy working there. From the reservation on the phone, to the waiter and the chef everybody is focused and smiley. The place is also very cosy. The decoration... More 

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Thank CTandyou
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kudu steak was awesome Girls fillet as well Kids loved mango coconut chicken curry Friendly service Don't get fooled by location

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Thank Schalk B
Durban, South Africa
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were well received by friendly staff despite not having a booking and they managed to find a spot for us. We had curries and were relieved to find that both were made from scratch and not from a pre-made paste. The flavours were fantastic and the veggies perfectly cooked. I very seldom have dessert but had to try the... More 

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Thank SenhoraFox
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Venison I had was outstanding. My wife had a generous helping of prawns in a delicious sauce. This was a brilliant meal. The outside of the restaurant looks small - tucked away at the side of a petrol station. But the food is enough to draw a crowd. You will be wise to book

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Seafood, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
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
Description
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?