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Locals Pub & Diner Restaurant

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) #15 of 23 Restaurants in Wilderness RR - RRR ,
George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 79 917 2222
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“boerewors” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

6 of us arrived just before 18:00 on Friday evening and this spot was already packed. We waited about 30 minutes for a table. The wait was all worth it because I'm not that big a rib person but WOW WOW, this ribs was just...More

Thank Jacques H
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to Locals a couple of times and it's always been excellent in every way. Last night was the complete opposite! There was only one waitress, and I'm sure it was because they thought it was going to be a slow Monday night, they...More

Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Locals is a busy, buzzing place full of locals and some out of towners. It's a great spot for meeting people and just watching the world go by. A good vibe. The staff could be a bit more jacked up though, but I guess that...More

Thank m0zchick
Reviewed 14 February 2017

No nonsense, no frills, unpretentious pub cafè. Very basic menu but unashamedly tasty. And the crown jewel is definitely the ribs. More than generous portions of fall off the bone BBC basted juicy spare ribs.

1  Thank peter s
Reviewed 14 February 2017

seems like it's been in Wilderness forever, dishing up well priced fare, from a small but adequate menu. Ribs are good, as are the burgers. Friday evening local market adds to the appeal. Come meet the locals!!! Booze is well priced and served up by...More

Thank rrustler
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We are all addicted!!! Love Form Fairy Knowe Backpackers - Wilderness. Great Staff, Lovely Owner/Chef, Fantastic Tap Beer (Bone crusher) Pitta filling on top! (too much to fit inside), Amazing breakfasts - only for the hungry :) and the BEST RIBS IN THE ENTIRE WORLD!!!!...More

Thank Didi T
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Nice bar in the centre of town, very popular with locals and tourists alike. The food seems popular.

1  Thank Que
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Hands down the best Pork ribs I have ever eaten. They are so tender and fall off the bone. Service was efficient and friendly!

Thank Margie B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We ended up at the Locals Diner by chance once, and were told to have the ribs. Since then we have driven from Cape Town a few times for a weekend in Wilderness with our number 1 reason for going being: to go eat ribs!!...More

Thank Talita T
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were a table of 8. The ribs was recommended by our local friends. It was the best I had ever eaten. Go

Thank Juan3113
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 79 917 2222
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