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Big Blu Restaurant & Bar

Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 2010
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
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“seafood” (6 reviews)
“snails” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood
Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super array of food & if you sit outside you are 'on top of' the rocks with the waves breaking directly below you. There are regular sightings of dolphins & even whales. If the weather is inclement they also have an enclosed area with a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at Big Blue with a friend for a quick beer. Checked the menu and saw Stella Artois for R25 ea. Ordered two and when waiter brought the bill for R60. I told him to the menu and showed him the price - his response...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Daan L
JacoN34, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Relax Daan. It was a honest mistake. As soon as Romencio told me I fixed it the error and sent you a new Bill. Really???

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Dirty restaurant, slow service, chinese cutlery, unprofessional staff. Pity but we will never go there again nor refer anyone.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HelgaVermaak
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We had seafood for lunch and really enjoyed it. The calamari wasn’t stringy and that’s a plus in my book. The view is unbelievable. Had nice cocktails for a starter.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank micjaywest
Reviewed 6 September 2018

It is a shame that Big Blu only relies on their setting on the rocks to try and make up for a dirty restaurant, extremely slow service and cremated hamburger patties. We had to ask (a very unfriendly and unwilling) waitress to please clean a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dwella333
Reviewed 3 September 2018

a relaxing atmosphere with the best Calamari ever. Affordable and service is very good. Been to this restaurant on numerous occasions - always the same. Ideal family restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sheryl v
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We were 3 people dining together and the fish for sure are cooked from frozen and has been lying in the fridge for long because it tasted like fridge. This was a disgusting meal and i cannot believe you get this standard of fish at...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NicolaHanekom
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We went to Big Blu Restaurant for a Brunch, ordered coffee and a Juice and got it in a reasonable time. We then ordered a meal. I asked our waiter twice when we were getting our food and he said they were just dishing up...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

After reading such good reviews we were keen to enjoy a great meal. Our order was taken and I asked how long it would take. 15-20 minutes they said. 2 hours later, with 4 families who had arrived arrived after us, served before us we...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Nice relaxing place. Serves fresh grilled prawns. Friendly and helpful staff. I’d recommend the place!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 679Louise
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 2010
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Big Blu Venue is a Beach and Surf Cafe Style Restaurant specializing in mouthwatering seafood and local cuisine Big Blu has reincarnated itself with a little help from Mother Nature. In a word - the view is simply "spectacular"! The ambience is casual and eclectic. Big Blu is a tapas restaurant offering some traditional tapas dishes to be sampled, plus a nice twist on other dishes. Big Blu boasts with congenial staff, weekend events, tasty tapas dishes and view not available anywhere else in the Garden Route - making Big Blu well worth a visit!
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