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The Country venue in the heart of town

About the Wild Goose


The Wild Goose Cafe is located at Blandford Manor, a traditional Old English estate and Manor House established along the banks of the Olienhoutpoort river in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg.

Conveniently situated on the doorstep of both Randburg and Sandton, The Wild Goose is the perfect destination when you are looking for a peaceful relaxing break with friends and family. The restaurant offers a traditional ‘home cooked’ menu that wont leave you scratching your head to know what you are ordering.

Note that The Wild Goose Cafe is known for peace and tranquility, no children under the age of 15 years allowed, this includes babies and toddlers.

Functions and Events

Functions and Events:

The Wild Goose Cafe is the ideal destination for every type of function or event that you may be planning, including:

  • Birthday Parties
  • Anniversaries
  • Baby showers
  • Bridal showers
  • Bachelorettes
  • Memorials

Our highly trained, friendly and experienced staff are ready to attend to your every whim.

Private Functions at The Wild Goose are the best around for many reasons, great food, great personal service and a beautiful venue.

pink function in garden nearby

Most functions and events take place in our gardens, but the deck and several indoor venues are also available if you prefer.

Please note that our normal operating hours are 08h30 to 18h00 Monday to Saturday, we close at 17h30 on Sunday and public holidays. Larger functions (more than 20 people) can be arranged after hours.

A wide variety of Buffet, Braai, Finger Food, Tea and Cocktail menus are available. Please refer to our menus for more details:

We DO NOT allow children under the age of 15 years


Fabulous Food

pecan pie

Our Philosophy

At Blandford Manor we have a very simple philosophy, we keep it simple.
All our dishes are based on tried and tested traditional recipes. Wherever possible we use the original name and we try to describe the dish as simply and accurately as possible.

Restaurant Quality Food

All our meals are lovingly and freshly prepared by our eight dedicated, highly trained and experienced chefs using only the very finest ingredients. The same team of chefs prepare meals for our a-la-carte restaurant as well as a wide range of speciality function menus including: Braais , Buffets, Cocktails, High Teas and various Finger Food Menus. This means that everyone visiting Blandford Manor receives restaurant quality meals.

With the very best ingredients

When we say that we use only the very best ingredients, we mean it, we are always checking the quality of our food and only use suppliers that we feel that we can truly rely on. Our philosophy is, if you don’t start with the best ingredients, you can never provide the best meals.

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