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The Rose on York Restaurant - CLOSED

124B York Street | George Cbd, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 874 6519
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Jul 7, 2015
“a great place to eat”
Jun 30, 2015
“Arty delights ...”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
124B York Street | George Cbd, George 6529, South Africa
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41 - 50 of 111 reviews

Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

The food and service is excellent. I would strongly recommend anyone to try the menu. In my opinion probably one of the top three restaurants in George.

Thank Thelma H
Reviewed April 16, 2014

Excellent food and beautifully presented. Easy, comfortable atmosphere. Not easy to find unless you know where it is but very convenient just walking across from the Protea Hotel Outeniqua.

Thank genilocke
Reviewed February 26, 2014

The restaurant retains a special atmosphere reminiscent of a bygone era - a less hurried time... Attentive staff, selective menu with beautifully prepared food is all that you could expect from The Rose. I enjoyed the most succulent steak ever with lovely rosti and vegetables...More

Thank Fiona C
Reviewed February 12, 2014

There were 6 of us for dinner, when we arrived we had a choice of nicely laid out tables. The food was superb, service sublime and the waiter playing the piano really was spectacular. A must for anyone living in or around the George area.

Thank Ozchickinuk
Reviewed February 8, 2014

Reserved a specific table beforehand. On arrival we were ushered to a cramped corner, our previously reserved table was occupied. No apology or explanation offered. After 10 minutes in the cramped, corner with my view confined to a facing wall, I asked for another table,...More

Thank John M
Reviewed February 4, 2014

The Rose in set well back from York Street which could put you off but dont be put off. The food was good, the service was good and all in all well worth a try.

1  Thank William L
Reviewed January 31, 2014

My wife & I had dinner here. absolutely the best lamb chops I have had in many years. Well presented, well cooked. Good ambience, across the road from the hotel. Well positioned. Excellent service. Will return here again the next time we are in George.

Thank Samuel H K
Reviewed January 26, 2014

I went to the Rose Restaurant with my family last week, we loved the atmosphere and vibe! We just loved the Upstairs lounge area, the waiters and management made us feel at home! Downstairs really is something to look at, the homey atmosphere is very...More

Thank JE1385
Reviewed January 20, 2014

We arrived without a reservation on a very busy night, but the friendly staff went out of their way to accommodate us. We had the chicken schnitzel and the snails and left happy. Thanks for a lovely evening!

Thank VonnieFoodie
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Awesome restuarant to go to and have a good time with friends or to have a romantic dinner!! Always a good time there and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Absolutely love this place!!! The Gourmet Burger is the best!!

Thank Coles8
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $15
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124B York Street | George Cbd, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 874 6519
  • E-mail
A truly local casual dining restaurant. The atmosphere is relaxed and modest with an eclectic Bohemian charm Embracing and exhibiting work from local artists and musicians. Fire place downstairs warms you up on cold wintry days. Home style South African cooking, retro in style. South African cuisine has strong European, Eastern and African influences. Friendly, unobtrusive service. Well represented menu: Starter, Seafoods, Salads, Steak, Chicken, Desserts and fully licensed. All meals are freshly prepared. Wholesome, hearty meals that seduce the taste buds Fresh, elegant and robust .....Scrumptious .... We do accommodate dietary requirements. Vegetarians and Banters welcome. Regarded by many, as a casual coffee shop by day enjoying lighter pub meals and dessert menu. The Courtyard Garden is a pleasant retreat from the hustle and bustle of town The Upstairs Cigar Lounge has a traditional pub and has dining tables out onto the treetop balcony. Cozy conversation corners and popular local watering hole for all age groups. The Rose on York restaurant does cater for functions within the restaurant and in venues of your choice. Menus can be built to suit your requirements.
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