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“Terrible Service”
Review of Sea Gypsy Cafe

Sea Gypsy Cafe
Ranked #18 of 132 Restaurants in Mossel Bay
Price range: US$4 - US$10
Cuisines: Seafood, Bar, Pub
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Good for: View
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Sea Gypsy Cafe is one of the most unique places that you will ever visit. We are situated on the water our oysters are hanging from a pole alive in the sea. We offer a warm friendly and welcoming experience. Great food good value. We offer not only seafood but also meats, chicken, vegetarian meals as well as burgers, toasties and pastas. Takeaways can be placed over the phone and delivered by delivery extreme. A shuttle service is also available if required at no extra cost to and from the shop. Come and join us we are people that care. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards Colin and Team.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My steak was COMPLETELY raw, when i sended it back they took the same steak and just put it on the grill and brought it back., and my girls calamari was very rubbery and oily... Wouldn't reccomend anyone going there very dissapointing!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Polla06
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just because we are Asians coming in the waitress standing by the door was making remarks like "Ching Ching"
Very unpleasant and uncomfortable.
Food was ok, but a good meal can't substitute bad unwelcome feeling.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Danny790624
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Colin735, Owner at Sea Gypsy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is not acceptable I will talk to all my staff and sort this matter out. Thank you for your review. Regards Colin.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood pasta was a mushy overcooked mess. When we mentioned it at the end of the meal the owner made a comment that didnt really make sense. Everything else was ok nothing to write about. Service staff was friendly. Nice beach vibe but some sauces were sitting out in the sun and didnt want to touch them.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kohsamui_9
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Colin735, Owner at Sea Gypsy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Regards Colin.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a relaxed meal here one evening and the food didn’t disappoint. We thought the calamari and hake was top notch and the prices good. Love the harbour side views as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elvis2
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Colin735, Owner at Sea Gypsy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. Gypsy Team.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am wondering whether the reviews below are spam. The food was just ok as well as the view. Based on the reviews we had higher expectations.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NataliaPlt
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Colin735, Owner at Sea Gypsy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Regards Colin.

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