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De Vette Mossel Groot Brak

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| Souwesia Beach, Groot Brakrivier, Mossel Bay 6525, South Africa
+27 79 339 0170
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“snoek” (22 reviews)
“bread” (25 reviews)
“mussels” (21 reviews)
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Seafood
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| Souwesia Beach, Groot Brakrivier, Mossel Bay 6525, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great vibe, excellent food. Awesome team! Advice... please check out their webpage first... at the tip of your fingers is all the info... even to book on-line.... this will be the last technoglogy.... once you arrive... no shoes... no stress... just sit back and enjoy...More

Thank Elsabe M
Reviewed yesterday

We went to Vette Mossel out of Season time and it was TERRIBLE !!!! Not doing any effort with the food Mugs are rusted Braai Grids Rusted Got tummy illness sure it was of all the dirty dishes and Rust

Thank Liezel V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and excellent atmosphere!! The food is so good and it’s literally impossible to eat every dish. Wonderful views on the beach! Friendly staff as well!

Thank Rabenco
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rabenco - thank you for your review! We hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting is right on the beach. Kick out your shoes and enjoy proper South African hospitality. The food was excellent and the ambiance even better. You will not go hungry!

Thank Albertgerber
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Albert! Thank you for your review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us! Come visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit the restaurant with family of 13 people and from the youngest to the eldest thoroughly enjoyed the experience and the food. What a wonderful concept!! Thanks for hosting us. We will be back

Thank Vermeulen B
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Vermeulen! Glad the whole family enjoyed the experience - looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One wonder why this restaurant is open only three days a week, but when you visit them, you will experience something that is unique and friendly and with a warmly feeling that just does not exist at the usual restaurants. Here you must be barefood...More

Thank Herman K
Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Herman! - Thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your experience with us - that is the whole idea - the experience! We hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch there, nice on the beach, very nice relaxed atmosphere. Food to eat till you cant any more. Very nice and tasty. Owner was very helpful, we were late due to conference but she still take us in. If you love seafood, this...More

Thank joleneb963
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jolene - Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We attended a beach wedding at the De Vette Mossel and it was splendid. We were involved in the arrangements and the assistance we received from Nicky the owner was excellent . Gave us great practical advise and assisted us with sourcing suppliers. The food...More

Thank D6148JQstephenl
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stephen - thank you for your review - come visit again soon!

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We visited De Vette Mossel today for the first time. With the cold sand under our feet and the most amazing view we had a delicious experience. We could go dish up on 6 different meals all truley delicious. The fresh potbrood made it very...More

Thank Jo-Mari V
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jo-Mari Thank you for your review - we hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Nice relaxing atmosphere, dining on the beach, sand beneath your feet, bonfire, absolutely amazing experience. The food was the best seafood I have tasted in the almost 30 years I've been in SA. Staff were very friendly, their bar is also well stocked and the...More

Thank Che-Kai Y
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at De Vette Mossel Groot Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Hi Che-Kai - thank you for your review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your experience and we hope you come and visit us again soon!

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RonelRob
22 October 2017|
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Response from Riaanjordaan | Property representative |
Hi Ronel - We do serve Christmas lunch - you are welcome to book on our website!
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C0enie
3 January 2017|
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Response from Niel1234 | Property representative |
There is no outside seating area. No animals, including dogs, accept registrated guidedogs for the blind, is due to health restrictions allowed. So, no dogs anywhere, under any circumstances, is allowed. Niel, owner.
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Deebro75
10 December 2015|
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Response from HanHan712 | Reviewed this property |
No pets allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Souwesia Beach, Groot Brakrivier, Mossel Bay 6525, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 79 339 0170
Description
De Vette Mossel (The Fat Mussel) offers much more than perfectly prepared seafood – this is an experience – in unusual and informal surroundings with traditional Cape fishing culture – in true West Coast Style.
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