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All 21 Wilderness Restaurants

The Girls Restaurant

1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 1648
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Ranked #2 of 21 Restaurants in Wilderness
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: African, Seafood, Fusion
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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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Cape Town is home
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121 reviews 121 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

As soon as you walk in you know that the staff love working here. What a difference that makes. The quality of food and service in South Africa is very high, but occasionally one finds a place that stands out, and 'The Girls' in Wilderness is such a place. Tucked away behind a fuel station, the setting is not very... More 

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George, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Dinner at The Girls is always and experience of tastes, colors and textures. The attentive service matches the superb food. What a joy!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

We ate here on our first night and the taster plate and sea food platter were to die for. It was so good that we went back again for the second night and once again the fish was amazing. Staff were knowledgeable and very friendly.

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Pretoria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012 via mobile

Went to the Girl's during the Knysna Rally for a nice evening out after a long day of sun and dust. The atmosphere was relaxing and comfortable. We were the last people to leave due to the good selection of wines and the great service. The guy from the restaurant next door also came buy to sing opera for the... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

If you want the best value for money in Wilderness without compromising on quality this has to be your port of call. Roxanne's skill in the kitchen will leave you wishing you were staying for a week! Not that she needed to worry, but she also came out into the restaurant's dining area more than once during the course of... More 

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Essex
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

The Girls Restaurant was certainly the best of the Restaurants we tried in Wilderness. Great atmosphere and very popular would certainly recommend booking in advance either direct or through your hotel. Where is the food not good in South Africa? This was just a cut above and not too expensive

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

We arrived in the rain, but were greeted by someone with an umbrella to see us in. The food was very good and the waiter friendly. The decor is execellent and having a shop open upstairs is a great idea.

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Wilderness, South Africa
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92 reviews 92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I have a house in Wilderness which I visit a few times a year, but had never eaten at The Girls before. It was a very pleasant and unexpected surprise. The service was very good and informed, and I had not expected this level of food and service. But don't be put off by the location, as this is seriously... More 

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U.K.
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Lovely restaurant, very busy, excellent service ( the staff are efficient and friendly) good choice of food. I had fish and my husband had venison and we both enjoyed our meal very much. I am already planning my next visit and I shall have the Thai Curry which looked lovely too!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Attentive service, excellent tasty food and pretty good value. Best place we found in Wilderness, and we went back more than once.

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Address: 1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 44 877 1648
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
Cuisine: African, Seafood, Fusion

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