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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
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
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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1 - 10 of 379 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were passing though Gansbaai and stopped at Thyme at Rosemary's based on favorable online reviews. So glad we did. All in our party agreed that this was some of the best food that we had eaten on our entire South African trip (including Johannesburg,...More

Thank CA23555
Reviewed 3 days ago

Decor and fireplace made for very comfortable warm atmosphere. Felt very welcome. Explanation of menu and recommendations were first class. Food excellent! Not cheap but worth a visit.

Thank Steve120
Reviewed 1 week ago

Also recommended we have been there twice in 9 days. Nice waiter with good recommendations, short but good wine list. Fresh seafood and steaks.More

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

Hello Dirk M Thank you for taking the time in posting a review regarding your thyme at Rosemary. It was a great pleasure being of service to you and hope to see you here with us again one day. Hope you enjoyed your vacation here...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dear Rosemary and Keith, we visited for dinner on Saturday 17 June and we sat close to the fire close to the garden. It was an awesome experience and very good value for money. All four of us loved the experience. You have a success...More

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

Hello EmarieB What a pleasure reading your stunning review. It gives Keith and myself as well as the entire team great pleasure receiving these wonderful compliments. So happy to know that you enjoyed your time at Rosemary. It was a great pleasure being of service...More

Reviewed 4 weeks 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

1  Thank Rachel Y
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 14 June 2017

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 15 June 2017

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 11 June 2017 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 13 June 2017

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 6 June 2017 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 6 June 2017

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 5 June 2017 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 6 June 2017

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

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Restaurant Details

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    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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
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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