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Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant

13 Main Road, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 2076
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Seafood, European, Grill, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 Main Road, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best recommendation we received. 2 nights in Gansbaii and we came here both times because the food was incredible! Amazing service by Keith who catered for all dietary requirements and would highly recommend asking for the specials of the day! Keith also provided amazing recommendations...More

Thank Keshara P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived on a cold, story night and were greeted by an incredibly friendly host. We ordered and felt like were in someone's dining room not a restaurant. The food was superbly presented. The flavors were divine. Dessert was homemade. We will definitely be back...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Having diner at Thyme at Rosemary's was an experience I will not easily forget. I took guests with me and their 6 year old daughter who lived on fast food, tried everything that we ordered and has decided that fast food is not nice anymore....More

Thank toniboshoff1992
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were referred to this little gem by the guest house we stayed, and will forever be great-full for their recommendation. From the warm welcome at the front door, the personal service and great food, there is nothing to fault them on. Thank you for...More

Thank events601
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there twice and it was every time an extraordinary experience. Lovely staff and great food in an old world charme atmosphere.

Thank asmckenna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The interior of the restaurant looks a little old fashioned, however the food and service was great. I ate the spare ribs which were very Nice and Dell off the bone, making them very tender which was perfect together with the crispy sticky chilli sauce...More

Thank vincent v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place great atmosphere, excellent service. A must visit. Great choice of food on the menu. Lovely tea garden at the back

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

Hello Gavin D Thank you for taking the time to post your review regarding your Thyme at Rosemary. Greatly appreciated by Rosemary and her amazing team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing! Very romantic candle lit dinner. The food was absolutely delicious and the wait staff superb. I would highly recommend and make sure to get the ribs!

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

Hello bpolach It affords me and my team great pleasure knowing that the love and passion we put into our service has been greatly appreciated by you. Thank you for taking the time in posting your review. Sunny regards Rosemary

Reviewed May 13, 2018

My wife and I were the only patrons on a cold windy Saturday lunch. Patricia prepared the most delicious Kingklip and Veggies and she was just a great hostess. This is our third visit over a five year period and the food, the service (and...More

Thank Rod G
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Hello Rod G I am delighted to hear that you have dined here more than once and found it improved every time. We do not intend going anywhere so we will be looking forward to your next visit. Our very best wishes to you from...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in a nearby hotel and asked our host to book us a restaurant which was close by. Unfortunately he got back to us and told us that it was closed for the night. Fortunately he made us a booking here at this...More

Thank marknleah1
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hello marknleah1 It warms my heart to read about your dining experience at Rosemary's. So happy you found the African inspiration you were looking for. Sunny regards Rosemary and her 'Passion for excellence' team

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August 10, 2017|
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Response from hoponpop | Property representative |
Hi Tom and Louisa. Yes your table has already been reserved as you have requested.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Main Road, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Gansbaai
  • Phone Number: +27 28 384 2076
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Thyme at Rosemary's is a unique, cozy restaurant situated along the main road of Gansbaai. The restaurant boasts a beautiful garden courtyard serving lunches between 12h00 & 15h30 as well as two lovely interior seating areas with soft music and candlelit dinners from 18h30. We are not small child or infant friendly. Eight years and older are most welcome. The menu consists of fresh seafood, traditional South African country cuisine, vegetarian, vegan, grills and various daily speciality dishes. Bookings essential
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