We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Rose Garden

63 Circular Drive | Charlo, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
+27 41 368 1295
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“ciabatta” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Fusion
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
63 Circular Drive | Charlo, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (64)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been to The Rose Garden for some time and have always enjoyed their Honey and Almond Chicken salad and was extremely disappointed as the quality of this dish has changed for some reason. In the past the chicken was coated with honey and...More

Thank Leon F
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Leon & Rebecca, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We have not changed our Chicken & Almond Salad recipe but I will certainly check with the kitchen as to whether the recipe was followed correctly. We have just revitalized our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the middle of the nursery is this stunning restaurant. The food is very good and the carrot cake is in the shape of a muffin. Tasty cakes.

Thank 70guestg
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Rose Garden.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It lifts my spirits to walk through the beautiful garden. I love the omelettes and the good coffee. Keep it up.

Thank jhbende
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you next time. From all of us at The Rose Garden.

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great, friendly service and one of the best places for breakfast in the beautiful nursery surroundings.

Thank Gustav M
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Gustav, Thank you for your kind review. We will share you review with our team. Kind regards, from all of us at The Rose Garden

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Following on from my previous post in July 2017 I had continued to frequent the Rose Garden for several reasons – the standard of service – the surroundings and the quality of the food – that is until a visit last week when I met...More

Thank walkerjill9
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jill, We have been unable to satisfy you as a customer over the past year of you visiting our shop. It is a difficult decision to stand up for oneself in business. Constructive criticism is necessary for the growth of a business, however, in...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I love the rose garden for their fabulous breakfast ! Reasonable prices and excellent service. The coffee is good and the creamy scrambled eggs are delicious !!

Thank 365giannad
MulBou, Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Gianna, Thank you for your very kind review of the Rose Garden. We look forward to your next visit. From all of us at The Rose Garden.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

There are very few places in Port Elizabeth with as inviting and as warm an atmosphere as The Rose Garden at Floradale Nursery. The staff are always happy and always eager to greet you at the front door and if you’re a regular, they’ll remember...More

Thank bradmillar
MulBou, General Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for your very kind review of the Rose Garden. We look forward to your return. Friendly regards, The Rose Garden Team

Reviewed 7 September 2017

What a great place, with the best breakfasts! Don't know what to recommend since everything I tasted here is awesome! The Rose Garden with its stripped down menu and consistenly friendly waitering staff is a Port Elizabeth institution. Highly recommended.

Thank CatherineThac
MulBou, Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We have a passionate team and we will be sharing your beautiful with them to serve as acknowledgement for the amazing job that they deliver everyday. Friend regards, The Rose Garden Team

Reviewed 2 September 2017

I only have myself to blame, as I didn't read the menu carefully enough! I saw the word "English" and by association, I linked it to the word "full". BIG MISTAKE!! Two eggs, one small slice of grilled tomato and then EITHER two bacon rashers,...More

1  Thank Jilldutoit
MulBou, Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Jill, Thank you for your review. You will be pleased to know that we now open an hour earlier and run a special between 8 - 9 am. Only R29 for an early bird breakfast. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a lovely coffee shop but very very noisy inside - with awesome staff who largely run the establishment. Food standards are good but had breakfast there yesterday with a friend and from my last visit found the scrambled eggs on ciabatta with crispy...More

Thank walkerjill9
MulBou, Manager at The Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Jill, As a long standing customer, we value your review. We are so pleased that you are happy with the service standards that you receive and we have passed on your compliment. We had to re-look at our costings as we realized that we...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
German Club
27 reviews
1.56 km away
Ocean Basket
19 reviews
.57 km away
Simply Asia
40 reviews
.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shamwari Game Reserve
359 reviews
4.47 km away
Storms River Bridge (Paul Sauer Bridge)
89 reviews
6.35 km away
St George's Park
67 reviews
5.75 km away
Londt Park Miniature Railway
15 reviews
3.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Rose Garden staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Circular Drive | Charlo, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 368 1295
Description
A visit to Port Elizabeth is not complete unless you have visited The Rose Garden, a coffee shop in the middle of Floradale Nurseries at 63 Circular Drive, Charlo. Here you do not only find peace and tranquility but you can treat your taste buds to the most scrumptious and mouth-watering dishes, be it for breakfast or lunch. Here the words ... I'll be back ... permeate the air.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing