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De Vette Mossel Harties

R511, next to Ennis-Nursery | Close to Jasmyn Vrugtemark, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
+27 82 346 3731
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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“bread” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“patatas” (3 reviews)
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R511, next to Ennis-Nursery | Close to Jasmyn Vrugtemark, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to go eat there. Called and made a booking, was told to make an EFT payment, waited for the banking details which was never received. At 17:00 we made other plans, shortly afterwards i got a phone call asking if we had paid....More

1  Thank Louwrens P
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Well sadly we will not even be able to try out the lovely sounding food at Die Vette Mossel! When I inquired about bringing a party of 13 to dinner on the 4th November I was told there was availability. I then said that we...More

1  Thank Brenda V
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had such a nice outing with the extended family! 22 of us. Relaxing, toes in the sand, eating until you can no more. If you are looking for a change in scenery and enjoy seafood, you can really visit De Vette Mossel!

Thank Sarette D
Reviewed 27 September 2017

An experience of a lifetime. If you're in Haartebeespoort you have to try De Vette Mossel. You have to book before and pay via EFT. The perfect place to spend a Saturday or Sunday having lunch or dinner. The bread, butter and jam is to...More

Thank Kerry E
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The look and feel of the restaurant is not bad it does feel like you are on the beach. The 285 per person and the food does not agree. The snoek hardly had any taste all the food i could make better at home. Ocean...More

Thank Jovann D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Thank You to De Vette Mossel Harties for a brilliant Fathers day Lunch!! This wasn't our first visit to De Vette Mossel - and it sure wont be our last! The food is to die for...only word of caution that I can give you -...More

Thank SamanthaBotha
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Be very careful to pace yourself at De Vette Mossel as the food(of great quality and taste) just keeps coming on. The atmosphere is typical of a laid back seafood experience on the west coast.

Thank Z5347DSmikem
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Birthday party for 20. Wow wow wow, only been once what an experience, smiling as I type this. Cannot wait to go back. Food is just amazing seafood till u puke. In a plastic chair setup, flip flops the order of the day, mostly hosted...More

Thank sharronb959
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

De Vette Mossel delivers exactly what they claim. The setting is relaxed. One is encouraged to remove your shoes and enjoy the feel of sea sand between your toes. The athmosphere is friendly and the vibe enjoyable. This is not fine dining but is not...More

1  Thank WynaPret
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I took my family to De Vette Mossel for a Sunday lunch. It was a bit hard to get a booking but I was contacted after a cancellation. We loved every minute from the moment we arrived. The humour of the owners, the look and...More

1  Thank Theressa L
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6 November 2017|
Response from Sarette D | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact the venue directly for your booking.
1 January 2017|
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Response from PieterCroukamp | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not, only registered guide dogs for the blind
26 November 2016|
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Response from Niel1234 | Property representative |
Hi Johan. Indeed. A play area that you and your children have probbably not experiened - a 8 meter high "lighthouse" with 6 floors and catwalks amongst the trees to bring out the adventure spirit of everyone. Safe. And a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R511, next to Ennis-Nursery | Close to Jasmyn Vrugtemark, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Hartbeespoort
  • Phone Number: +27 82 346 3731
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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