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The Girls Restaurant

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1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 1648
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17:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 17:30 - 22:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Definitely one of my favorite restaurants in the Garden Route. Offers a wide range of food well presented but my favorite is the steaks. So well presented juicy and tender with always a surprise sauce or rather reduction. Tasty asparagus rocket and cheese. A taste feast you won't easily find. Nice quiet and body. Small and intimate. Great personal service

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were recommended by our hotel who organised a complimentary shuttle ride there and back. Although we were a last minute booking we were treated to prompt and friendly service by our waiter Keith who was excellent. Food and wine all very good, service superb, definitely worth a visit even though it's next to a gas station - don't be... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You cannot stay in the Wilderness without a visit to The Girls Restaurant. Best prawn ever and the service was fabulous. Book well in advance or you might be disappointed.

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Bodrum City, Turkey
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Paradise Cove recommended this restaurant to us. The service was impeccable and helpful. Although it was busy the night we went (I think it's always busy), our waitress was always smiling. We left the largest tip of our trip here. The food was excellent and we had to take away a box so that we could finish all the food.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Another terrific meal. The tasting plate starter and the kingclip (fish of the day) with the stir fry were superb. The staff, as always, work very hard. Perfect meal, well done everyone.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a couple of dodgy moments getting ourselves booked in here but so worth the persistence. Online bookings are offered but it is worth a follow-up phone call or popping In if you are in the area. That said, we were looked after beautifully and a table was found for our party of four along with a delicious glass of... More 

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Wilderness, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very popular restaurant and now I know why. Service excellent and the Kudu fillet the best I ever had.

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Peel, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great restaurant in Wilderness. Excellent food along with brilliant waiter/waitress service. Nobody should miss this place.

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Knysna, South Africa
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great food, service and atmosphere, just make sure you have a Confirmed reservation. Malta pudding is delicious.

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Cromer, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Booked only the day before so we were lucky to get a table. Sat at 'The chefs table' which gave a view into the kitchen which was surprisingly small but the chefs seemed so laid back considering the volume and quality of the food. I had the Girls Calamari starter which was the best Calamari I have had so far... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Seafood, European, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 1648
Description
Located in the heart of the Wilderness village, we are a multi award winning, Top 10 Restaurant on the Garden Route. Come and relax in a cosy, African inspired atmosphere highlighted by stunning artwork by local artist, Peter Pharoah. We have an imaginative menu combining high quality local produce with distinctly different flavours. Popular menu items include fresh linefish, succulent prawns, tender steaks and flavoursome curries all cooked to perfection in our open kitchen where you can see the chef at work. Our award winning wine list has been carefully chosen to offer a wide selection of local South African wines to enhance your dining experience. We have handmade crafts in our curio shop upstairs and free Wi-Fi available. We look forward to welcoming at The Girls

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?