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Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant

13 Main Road, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 2076
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Seafood, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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13 Main Road, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had been in Dekelders and were looking for a dinner option close by and found this on TripAdvisor and had a lot of good reviews so we went to dinner. The restaurant was intimately and warmly lit with a raging fire. We were greeted...More

Thank Rachel Y
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Rachel Y Thank you so much for this great review. So happy you found everything to your satisfaction. It was our pleasure being of service to you and thank you for choosing to dine here at Rosemary's. Our very best wishes to you from...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The perfect little Restaurant with top Food. With nice old fashioned interior and a beautiful garden side. Keith is very friendly and gave us always a good recommendation. We had three amazing Dinner , Thank you!More

Thank jensundtanja
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello jensundtanja So happy to hear that you enjoyed dining at Rosemary's. Thank you for taking the time in posting this lovely review which is greatly appreciated by me and my A1 team. It was our pleasure being of service to you. Hoping to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely little place with a lovely garden. The staff are very pleasant and the food tasty. We would definitely recommend to anyone visiting the area.

Thank Lela198
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lela 198 Thank you for taking the time in posting this lovely review. We are happy you enjoyed your time at Rosemary's. It was great being of service to you. Best wishes to you Rosemary and her great team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a truly amazing experience coming here! The food was spectacular, and the service was great! Thoroughly recommend to anyone visiting the area! We will be back in the near future!More

Thank Paul M
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Paul M. Thank you for taking the time to post your greatly appreciated 5 star review. So happy you describe your dinner date as being an amazing experience it was our great pleasure to serve and assist you. Kindest regards Rosemary and her precious...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cute little place with a very nice garden, although it was too cold to sit outside. The waiter was very nice and took great care of us. He gave us great suggestions for delicious meals. Sadly we were the only guests there...More

Thank Sylvia E
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Sylvia E Thank you for taking the time to post this very nice complimentary review. We obviously love receiving all these great five star reviews. We are happy that you enjoyed your delicious meal as well as the great service of Keith. Best wishes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were recommended to come here by our B&B (The Roundhouse). This was definitely the best meal we had during our three week vacation, and one of the best we've experienced in our lives! :-) Keith was fantastic, very friendly and attentive...More

Thank Megan A
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Megan A We are so happy reading your review regarding your 'Best ever meal' It is nice knowing that you enjoyed your dining at Rosemary's. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Greatly appreciated Rosemary and my A1 team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise to find a restaurant in sleepy Gansbaai serving the best pork ribs I have ever eaten. My husband had the grilled kingklip and could not stop raving about the fish. The vegetables, lemony green beans, roast potatoes and sweet potato noisettes were...More

Thank Michelle R
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Michelle R My team and I greatly appreciate the time you have taken in posting your lovely review. The appreciation of our work only increases our pleasure in being of great service to all our diners. So happy you enjoyed your Thyme at Rosemary....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited two nights and on both occasions the food was delicious, beautifully cooked and the seafood soup is sublime. There was a lovely roaring fire and soft candlelight. My husband had the ribs and said it was the best he has ever had. On the...More

Thank ephesus1964
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello ephesus1964 Thank you so much for visiting us twice and finding all to your satisfaction. We are so happy you enjoyed your dining experience here at Rosemary's. It was great being of service to you. Best wishes from Rosemary and her A1 team

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Thyme at Rosemary's is a wonderful local restaurant, occupying a small charming house on the main road with a glassed in dining area overlooking the garden and tables in the garden, where we sat on a lovely late summer afternoon. The food is all home...More

Thank BAM1113
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear BAM1113 What a wonderful review for any restaurant to receive. So nice that you took time off to post. A big thank you to you from the team and so happy you enjoyed all we had to offer. It was great being of service...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The scenery was beautiful & the staff was very friendly & helpful. We ordered the Seafood platter for two & the Creme Brûlée with Turkish delight. Both were absolutely delicious & we literally cleaned the plates. We would definitely return to this restaurant in the...More

Thank 909tamsinb
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Hello 909tamsinb So happy you had a good time dining here at Rosemary's, Thank you for awarding us with this beautiful and very important review. Best wishes Rosemary and her A1 team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Main Road, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Gansbaai
  • Phone Number: +27 28 384 2076
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Description
Thyme at Rosemary's is a unique, cozy restaurant situated along the main road of Gansbaai.

The restaurant boasts a beautiful garden out back serving lunches between 12h00 & 15h30 as well as two lovely interior seating areas serving diners from 18h30.

The menu consists of fresh seafood, traditional South African country cuisine, grills and various daily speciality dishes.

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