The Rambling Rose

Where food is a way of life, a way of expression, a way of sharing and a love affair!

Multi award winning country style restaurant and bakery. Rambling Rose is set on the scenic Route 62, in the heart of Montagu, a large parking lot makes it easy for travellers with large vehicles, little kids or large groups to stop safely. The farm shop boosts a selection of homemade jams, preserves, rusks, biscuits & chocolates & a wide variety of unusual gift ideas. Cafe Artesia our bakery – bakes artisanal breads, pastries & pies daily. Both vegetarian & Vegan friendly The restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating with a warm fire going in the chilly winter. A wishing well provides great entertainment for the kids. Breakfast & lunch is served until 4pm, lunch menu is displayed on chalk boards as it changes according to season, & what is growing on the farm. All cakes, croissants & pastries are hand made on site and are worth a try! We only serve Origin Coffee & have 5 trained Baristas on site! The Rambling Rose is a family run business, Cay & Sergio are you hosts.


  1. Named Top 10 restaurant 2012, 2013 and 2014 in the Klein Karoo by Die Hoorn and Southern Cape Vineyards
  2. Certificate of Excellence from 2013 to 2020 on Trip Advisor.

Trading Hours

Normal trading hours are 5 days per week from 8:00 to 17:00 – closed Monday and Tuesdays except for Public Holidays. Kitchen closes at 4pm.

For December and January the festive trading times are: open 7 days per week from 8:00 to 17:00 – close on 1 January 2024.