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Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 3682
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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We stopped in for some lunch and refreshments. We had Calamari and chips and being a local Jeffreys Bay person, we found the meal very plain for the region. I am sure that our “out of towners” would find the calamari very nice. I think that our regional restaurants need to take calamari up a few notches because I think... More 

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Windhoek, Namibia
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

There is actually very little to say about this splendid on the beach restaurant. Again we had wonderful service. Everything here is always like clockwork. My group of 32 clients had a wonderful lunch in an hour. See you soon Moby Dicks

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is value for money. We stopped over for a late lunch and had prawn and avo salad and snitzels with mushroom sauce. The service was OK and the food was tasty. You have views across the way to the Beacon Island hotel. The beach is also special with out any rocks. We would visit again if in the area.

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Kitwe, Central, Zambia
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It was great enjoying a sumptuous meal while having a stunning view of the sea. Friendly staff and good service

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Cape Town
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

An easy walk across the walk from Beacon Isle Hotel this restaurant provides a friendly service of tasty seafood dishes.

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London, United Kingdom
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253 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had lunch here on our last day in Plett. I had excellent Angel fish and chips in a basket (felt a bit like a throwback to the 70s) and my wife good mussel broth. Not fancy, but fine

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The atmosphere was beachy and the food was good. Nice to be right on the beach with a good weekday specials.

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Durbanville, South Africa
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Took my two nieces here for a new experience. Has a fabulous view, but was spoilt by lack of interest from staff, sticky menues, sticky tables etc. Food was good when it did arrive.

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London, United Kingdom
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881 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Moby's is basically an institute in Plett. It's situated right on the beach and has the most amazing views over the beach and ocean. It has great fish and chips and there's free wifi which is great when you're travelling. It's not badly priced either, which is amazing given it's location. Unfortunately there are zero gluten free options so not... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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261 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This place is a great hangout with friends, family or even just a couple. The top part is a bit rickety at a glance, but once you are seated at one of the outer tables with a cocktail or two…..that view from the top is divine!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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, Cheap Eats
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
Description
Casual dining,on Central Beach
Overlooking the Tsttsikama mountains
Relax and enjoy the schools of dolphins whilst enjoying a meal from a vast menu

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