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Mobys

Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 3682
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (46 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
“kingklip” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It looks like a good place. We just ordered some coffee and a plate of chips. I did not expect this service I recieved. The plate of cjips was put roughly on my table and not in front of me. This as a bad experience...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ertjiesd
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch at the restaurant. The service received from our waitress Louise was fantastic.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 893nelias
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your positive comments. Louise is an asset to our business

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

No problem arriving at a group of 17, two big tables wee arranged for us. Good food: fish, prawn and meet, excellent cheesecake and mousse au Chocolat. Seperated bills no problem. We came back the next day :-)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sunshine_du
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your great response We appreciate it immensely The Mobys team

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Mobys delicious tender steaks and tasty crumbed calamari! Warm cosy fire and the sound of the waves add to the ambiance. Thank you Mathew for your friendly hospitality and good humor.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janine H
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your positive comments We are privileged to share our location with you

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This Restaurant is situated right on the Beach with breathtaking views over the ocean. It has a typical coastal fisher town theme with decor to suit. Seafood offered and served is big portions, well priced and delicious. Staff are friendly and very helpful.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pieter B
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your positive comments So pleased that you “ got” the theme

Reviewed 7 July 2018

This p[lace has an amazing location right on the beach with stunning views - however they seem to make their money purely by trading on their location. They could do so much more if they upped their food game. Its OK at best - but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Roger L
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your frank review Your comments are pertinent and noted Although the building is run down ,the reasons for this is a long and interesting saga. However The standard of the food and service is unacceptable and I apologize for this

Reviewed 24 May 2018

signboard outside stated homecooked food the menu almost similiar to that of an oceanbasket menu, no sushi on menu

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank stirlingmoo
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This place is right on the beach and serves good seafood. We were a group of us for dinner. I recommend booking in advance since the place can actually fill up. The environment is pretty casual and the view is very nice as well.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank karimmaarouf
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I arrived for a lunch. Our waiter was super nice and efficient - probably one of the best waiters we encountered in Plett. I had the seafood espetada - it was quite tasty and I enjoyed it very much. My husband (who...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Megan C W
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks for your positive comments You've described exactly what we intend to be Casual and down to earth Enjoy the long weekend

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Nice enough restaurant. We had lunch there. Casual and relaxed sitting upstairs. Slightly shabby like a beach shack! There were about 12 of us and we all had fish of one description or another and one or two hamburgers. Everybody had a good meal. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Stephanie_Moss
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your frank comments Downstairs has a good vibe in the evenings

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$450
Meals
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
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 21:00
Monday
08:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:30 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
Description
Casual dining On Central Beach Overlooking the Tsttsikama mountains Relax and enjoy schools of dolphins whilst selecting a meal from a vast menu
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