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Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 3682
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (41 reviews)
“bunny chow” (5 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had lunch at this restaurant on the beach so great views. Parking good. There weren't many other diners so lacking in atmosphere. Good views of the beach and sea. The place is quite shabby and felt like being in a large garage, but the food...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there 2 times for Dinner. First evening we sat on the deck to watch the sea and the rising of the moon. Deck maybe closed during the week. Very friendly waiters. Delicious and very fresh seafood which is part of Mobys policy. Good selection...More

Thank JRsTrip2PlanetEarth
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your positive review The Mobys team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've eaten here now twice and both times were good. Last time it was for dinner, this time it was brunch. I had a breakfast plate with eggs and yummy sausages and my husband had the hake & fries which he thoroughly enjoyed. We were...More

Thank Wendy H
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments The Mobys team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

How can they get it so wrong? Deep fried in batter should produce a crispy result, not a soggy, flat mess. Appropriately it was served with limp, listless fries. Avoid!

1  Thank Malcolm F
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback As the owners we are deeply embarrassed with the poor meal you had We hold weekly workshops with our staff we are away at present and will follow up with our Management team today

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Food is good, quite a few choices of sea food or meat. Nice cocktails to enjoy while looking at the beach from the balcony, there is also a small bar attached to the restaurant where you can continue drinking

Thank Chloe B
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you for your positive review The Mobys Team

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Waited over an hour for hake and chips! The hake and calamari dishes seemed unpleasant and undercooked - definitely not worth the wait. Two waiters for the bottom section of the restaurant and no management in sight. They seem to cater for tourist groups. The...More

2  Thank johnN7556ZA
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We were recommended by the helpful lady in the town information centre to visit Mobys for lunch or dinner as this is one of the local favourite restaurant. This unassuming busy place is well located in the beach front facing the sea We had a...More

Thank Robin T
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Thank you for your positive review It's great when the locals recommend us The Mobys Team

Reviewed 19 January 2018

This quaint restaurant buzzes with energy. It has great seafood, fantastic atmosphere and a suburb view. It is situated on the beach and the service is excellent. Lunched there twice and it was well worth it

Thank Trudie d
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Thank you for your enthusiasm and your positive comments It's very motivating for our Team

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Fish nuggets and chips - very very poor quality cooked with skin on , poor but lovely friendly staff

Thank Mikelayley
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner tonight in this local low key sea food restaurant on the beach. Most of the clients are local and we soon know why. For starters we had oysters followed by fried kingclip and grilled sole and prawns. The sea food is very good...More

Thank Goldenoldies8
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 450
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 3682
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