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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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Germany
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The girls restaurant is wonderful no sea views though but the food was great. The waiter was so friendly and helpful. We walked to the restaurant on our way back the restaurant shuttle drive us back to the hotel.

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Thank kurtb628
Shanghai, China
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

It was recommended by our host. With shuttle service (35 ZAR oneway), who was so funny and on time...thanks johnny. The welcome at the restau was great, nice place and friendly staff. We tried the local beer, what was pretty good. Followed by 400g prawns... The girls marinade is sooooo delicious. And a large filet and a large sirloin with... More 

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Thank Hannoveraner96
Johannesburg
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170 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

The Girls restaurant is hidden away and although it does not have views the restaurant was packed when we visited. Perhaps my expectations were too high...the team clearly aim to please but I expected the food to be slightly more modern and adventurous. The atmosphere in the restaurant is cosy and intimate. We enjoyed our dinner since the food was... More 

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Thank CuriousMeerkatjie
Windhoek, Namibia
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

The waiters were great in helping with our little one, suggesting best place to sit and making our experience really great and with great food. Highly recommended.

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Thank jorriej873
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner and were warmly welcomed. Our waiter James was super friendly and fun. The food was excellent, my first Kudu and enjoyed it very much. Definitely try the Frozen cheesecake, calories as a Main Course but it's so worth it!

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Thank Michael W
Bellville, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We went to the Girls not knowing what to expect, and we were not disappointed! The service was some of the best I have ever received at a restaurant, especially considering how busy they were and the time of the year. The food was sublime, with the best prawns I have had in my life. The desert (frozen honey cheesecake)... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Restaurant was recommended by a couple staying in the same hotel - so glad we took their advice and booked a table - the food was the best I've eaten for the money in Wilderness, George, Cape Town or Stellenbosch. The choice was superb - there were four of us who all ate something different and we all agreed it... More 

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Thank JoHughes65
Visé, Liege, Belgium
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

At a good location enjoy the affordable menu and the good atmosphere. A great place for all alike families couples and singles. A must try if you are looking for a good table in Wilderness.

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Thank Hugues J
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

It was so good we went there for 2 evenings out of our 3 night stay in Wilderness. My husband reckoned he had the best steak ever, that it was done to perfection. We also very much enjoyed their litchie, blue cheese and prawn salad (very unusual and so tasty) and the seafood platter. Excellent service in a friendly, fun... More 

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Thank MichB88
South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner but it is not priced for the local market. We only had a beer each and a steak and the bill exceeded R600 Parking was also a problem.

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1 Thank Elize0101
RoxanneInWilderness, Manager at The Girls Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Elize0101 Thanx for your review. We do believe that our prices are fair for what you receive. To have paid what you did, meant you would have ordered our trio of venison, which is 300g of three different venisons. There would have been veg, potato wedges and three different sauces. I ask you to please look at Cattle Barons,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
African, Seafood, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, 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
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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