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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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“lunch” (120 reviews)
“croissants” (26 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
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European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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RR - RRR
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36 Lang Street | Route 62, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A true gem in the heart of a small town. The food is incredible. Best Portuguese chicken I have ever had. Spicy but not too hot. Food is well portioned and cooked extremely well. Is a must do when in Montagu!

Thank Jonathan P
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jonathan Thank you very much for taking the time to share your amazing feedback. I am so happy to hear that our Potuguese Peri Peri chicken was a hit. Please pop in and visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove about 2hrs for Sunday lunch. We were made to feel at home by the friendly staff who were also attentive during our stay which is seldom seen these days. The chunky tomato soup was out of this world. The main course we had...More

1  Thank Mike4462
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mike, Thank you very much for taking the 2 hour drive to join us for Sunday lunch. I am so happy that both you and your wife had a delicious meal with us. Your feedback is so motivating for our entire team and it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Montagu and our first stop on arrival! Delicious food, Great Wine and Great Atmosphere! Perfect for a couple wanting some quality time!

Thank Dawn W
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dawn Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful feedback. I am delighted that you were treated to some quality time. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 4 weeks 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
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chantelle Thank you for taking the time to share your fantastic feedback. I am delighted that you and your family had an amazing breakfast with us and that you were well looked after. Please pop in and visit us again soon. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 4 weeks 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
In_Love_With_Food999, Owner at The Rambling Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for such wonderful feedback. I am so happy to hear that your selection of Vegetarian/Vegan options were a hit! We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Cay

Reviewed 12 May 2018

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 14 May 2018

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 6 May 2018 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 7 May 2018

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 6 May 2018 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 7 May 2018

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

Reviewed 5 May 2018

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 7 May 2018

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 1 May 2018 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 2 May 2018

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

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immels
19 February 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
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
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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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