Taste wines from the Outeniqua Mountains. Dine at a selection of bistros and stylish fine-dining restaurants. Savour contemporary South African cuisine, fresh seafood and premier local produce.


Pure Craft & Food

Expect an extensive menu that covers crowd-pleasing favourites, from ribs and steaks, to seafood platters, wood-fired pizzas and a range of cocktails. Pure Craft and Foods serve artisanal beers and legendary burgers topped with crunchy onion rings. The Sushi Bar has its own menu. There is plentiful seating over two floors, including a spacious outdoor deck and upstairs balcony. Pure is open for lunch and dinner. Check out the fiesta vibes on their Mexican Thursdays. 1 Courtenay Street, George 6529

101 Meade

Self-styled ‘happy chefs’, Ben and Jeremy Gibbs offer contemporary South African cuisine on daily breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. The chefs are passionate about fresh local produce and can be seen at work in the open plan kitchen. The stylish lounge bar opens into a refined restaurant, featuring sophisticated African décor. Sample the home-made pasta or a steak from the dry-aged grill. Vegan, vegetarian and ‘banting’ options are available. The gin trolley is a smooth touch. 101 Meade Street, George, 6529

African Aloe Cafe

African Aloe Café offers charming ‘two wheeled adventures’. The café is easily recognised by its bright orange umbrellas. They offer self-guided cycling tours of the town, on comfortable cruiser bikes. A short and easy 5km route takes in the historical landmarks. Drop your bike back and sample traditional jaffels and delicious Karoo baking. The store’s shelves are lined with locally made jams, soaps and aloe skincare products. The tea garden is a welcoming oasis for pets and energetic children. 30 Voortrekker Street, Uniondale, 6460

Augusta Grill

Golf has become synonymous with the Eden District and, in particular, with George and its abundance of world-class golf courses.The name of our restaurant is inspired by the magic of the world-famous Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia and home to the Masters Tournament every year. Sit back and enjoy our exquisite atmosphere while being surrounded by the spirit of master golfers as well as master chefs. Augusta Grill and Patisserie is a dining concept based on South African food. 31 Courtenay Street, George Central, George, 6530

Bayleaf Cafe

Bayleaf Café is a breakfast and brunch restaurant, tastefully decorated in gorgeous French furniture. They have an outdoor courtyard, especially enjoyable on sunny days, and a menu to match the look and feel. Bayleaf Cafe is a must-do for those who enjoy a beautiful setting, and is open from 08:30 - 16:30 Mondays to Fridays, and 08:30 - 12:30 on Saturdays. 24 Cathedral Street, George Central, George, 6529

Bee Juice Cafe

We chose the name Beejuice in honour of nature and the honeybee, as the natural production of honey is one of the greatest wonders of nature. Away from the hustle and bustle of Wilderness village, on the Garden Route a stone's throw from the beach you will find the Beejuice Cafe, one of Wilderness's must visit restaurants, nestled amongst beautifully kept gardens at the old Wilderness train station. Join us for Breakfast, Lunch, Tapas and Dinner, speciality coffees, great hand-selected. Old Station Building, Sands Road, Wilderness 6560

Bistro Celeiro

We create great slow food with vegetables sourced from our own garden and locally sourced. We use fruit and coffee from local suppliers We bake our own bread, cakes, desserts and confectionary using stone ground flour. We specialise in Venison, but you will also be able to enjoy some slow-roasted Lamb, crispy Pork Belly, proper Peri-Peri Chicken and other traditional creations. Our menu changes weekly, so please enquire when you book. Seven Passes, Hoekwil, Wilderness, 6538

Blue Olive Restaurant

We serve breakfast during season from 8am. From 12 noon we serve cocktails and a tasty selection of tapas with a South African twist. One of our main attractions is our locally sourced Kudu steaks as well as an array of delicious burgers and seafood. Corner of Beacon Road and Leila’s Lane, George Road, Wilderness, 6560

Blues Caffe Espresso Bar & Deli

Do you like good coffee, good food and good music? Who doesn't! At Blues Caffe we believe we have found the balance between these three "life essentials". Try Black Insomnia "The World's Strongest Coffee". Shop 4, York Street, Boulevard, York Street, George South, George, 6529