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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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13 Main Road, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 431 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read about this restaurant in TripAdvisor and I want to try it. What a discovery!! It is absolutely amazing food. Excellent service and for me its not expensif at all...go to try it, you won't be disappointed

Thank Karinaleruste
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you Rosemary, Keith and team for a most amazing Thyme last night. We were treated to the most delicious starters, mains and desserts, outstanding service and romantic ambiance. We will most definitely return and spread the word as it was a most memorable evening....More

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

Hello Shirley Congratulations to you. We are so happy you enjoyed your dinner at Rosemary. Regards Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The perfect restaurant for my birthday dinner.Keith warmly welcomed us.he was a great host.I loved the fireplace.food and dessert were divine.will definitely visit on our next visit to Gansbaai.see you guys very soon.

1  Thank catht729
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello catht729 We are delighted to know that you enjoyed celebrating your birthday at Rosemary's. Best wishes Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Some of the nicest food I’ve had in a while and definitely the nicest we’ve had during or trip to South Africa so far. Lovely little restaurant with a fire blazing, nice atmosphere and excellent staff. The menu had so much to chose from -...More

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

Hello Frank H Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It was a great pleasure being of service to you. Warm regards Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant from the host at the b&b we were staying at. And this place did not disappoint. The restaurant is a cute converted Victorian house with the theme still in tact. We were greeted at the door by our waiter. He...More

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

Hello ritapwchan Thank you for posting your great review. Happy to know you enjoyed your thyme at Rosemary. Best wishes Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 19 June 2018 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
hoponpop, Owner at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Keshara P Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are happy to know your dining experience was a great success. Best wishes Rosemary and her team

Reviewed 19 June 2018

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

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

Hello Trevvi We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your Thyme at Rosemary. Thank you for taking the time in posting this great review. Best wishes Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 18 June 2018

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

Hello toniboshoff1992 Thank you for taking the time in posting your complimentary review. This gives our team great pleasure in knowing that the efforts made with passion are truly appreciated. Best regards Rosemary and her A1 team

Reviewed 18 June 2018

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
hoponpop, Manager at Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello events601 A beautiful review of yours received here at Rosemary's. Thank you for posting your memories of an evening of good food and service. This gives me and my team great enjoyment and pride. Best wishes Rosemary and Keith

Reviewed 12 June 2018

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

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

Hello asmckenna Thank you for choosing to dine with us. It gives us great pleasure knowing that you had a great evening. Regards Rosemary and her Ai team

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Tomness85
10 August 2017|
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Hi Tom and Louisa. Yes your table has already been reserved as you have requested.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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Description
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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