Where food is a way of life, a way of expression, a way of sharing!IMPORTANT NEWS: Please note, we are closed from Friday 17th March 2017 - Friday 24th March 2017 and we will reopen on Saturday 25th March 2017.
Situated on Long St, Montagu, The Rambling Rose, forms part of the scenic Route 62. A large private off-street parking area makes it very easy for travellers to stop off safely. Once inside a treasure chest of exciting options awaits all visitors.
The farm shop situated around a beautiful Italian crystal chandelier boasts a selection of home-made jams, preserves, rusks, biscuits, chocolates, loose leaf teas, cold meats, frozen yogurt and an array of fashionable gift items. Something for every taste and desire. We specialise in Loose Leaf Tea and have a range of flavours. Tea tastings are held every weekend.
Cafe Artesia our bakery - bakes artisanal breads every Saturday, Sunday and on Public Holidays. All cakes, croissants and muffins are hand made on site and are worth a try! The restaurant our key ingredient has both indoor and outdoor seating with a warm fire for those chilly winter days. The Lunch menu which is wide and varied, displayed on chalk boards the menu changes according to season, something for all tastes and includes a large vegetarian selection.
A family run and managed operation The Rambling Rose focuses on quality food, great friendly service leaving guests with a feel good feeling We look forward to welcoming you, and thank you to all our existing customers for your loyal and continuing support.
Coffee Origin - the artisan roasters of Africa
We call ourselves the artisan roasters of Africa because we emphasize a hands-on mastery of all aspects of coffee crafting - from the careful selection of our green beans, to the precise roasting, blending, grinding and pouring of coffee. By giving credence to the artisans of this world, we hark back to preindustrial, premass-produced era when artisans took immense pride in their vocations, and superb quality was taken as a given. Every link to our coffee chain has been painstakingly forged with the same passion, patience and pride in our craft. And this commitment doesn't end at our door; wherever Origin is poured, you'll know that it's safe to drink the coffee. It will always be freshly roasted, ground and poured to perfection by an Origin-trained barista. We have 5 Barista's on site.
We are proud to be serving a perfect extraction of Origin with every cup.
Tea - Tea Merchants
There are three beverages in the world that revolve and interchange according to preference, importance and priority. These are namely Wine, Coffee and Tea. In the West, wine and coffee dominates the culture of drinking. In the East, it is our dearly loved tea that plays an extremely important role in the mindset and daily lives of people. When tea is mixed with the correct energy, the correct temperature, the appropriate infusion time and the right state of mind, all of its wonders and glories are unlocked.
We served a range of loose leaf teas in beautiful glass teapots, equipped with a timer to provide the ultimate tea drinking experience.
We are able to cater any party or function, either on site or in the comfort of your own home. All our delicious cakes, tarts and pastries are available to order. Please enquire and we will be able to assist.
1. Named Top 10 restaurant 2012, 2013 and 2014 in the Klein Karoo by Die Hoorn and Southern Cape Vineyards
2. Certificate of Excellence i.e. number 1 in Montagu for 2013,2014 and 2015on Trip Advisor.
Normal trading hours are 6 days per week from 8:00 to 17:00 - closed Tuesdays except for Public Holidays. Kitchen closes @ 4PM. For December and January the festive trading times are: open 7 days per week from 8:00 to 17:00 - closed 25th December and 1 January.
Find us/Contact us
Your hosts: Cay or Sergio
Address: 36 Long Street, Route 62, Montagu, 6720
Tel: 083 401 4503