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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%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“bunny chow” (5 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible location and amazing views but unfortunately that's all it had for me... Large fish and chips was definitely not large. Would have had a better meal from a frozen fish box at the grocery store. Insufficient chips and fish was sad and horribly overpriced...More

2  Thank Lorien B
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We regret that you were disappointed with your meals A lot of thought that takes months to agree on the correct amount We believe that our prices are in line with most other Restaurants in Plett

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With the start of summer it is fun to go out and enjoy a relaxed seafood meal on the water's edge.This is a casual eatery and it is generally busy.Don't expect haute cuisine,but the service is quick and the food hits the spot.This is a...More

Thank Lynne R
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome restaurant. Great food, fresh food with friendly staff. Great value for money. Beautiful views of mountains and ocean. They have great specials. Worth while going.

Thank Werner S
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your positive review It's so motivating for the team Best wishes Henk and Di

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We walked in went to the roof top and was told sit anywhere. The place was hardly few tables occuppied. Arriving at the same time as a family of four we were all given menus. The waiter quickly asked the family for drink orders and...More

3  Thank Eztraveladvice
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The salad and steak were the winners - the house wine needed time to breathe and the fish was a bit overcooked. The desserts were good but not overly tasty. The cooldrinks were overpriced. Overall not too bad - and I guess during the day...More

Thank Kirk S
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for your comprehensive review We will review your concerns Best wishes, Henk and Dianne

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Yes it is a little tired in appearance, but we sat on the upstairs deck with a view of the sun setting over the Indian Ocean. It quite took my breath away! I had chicken livers with peri peri sauce. Not for everyone, but I...More

Thank Mary C
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for your frank comments

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Place is right on the beach but seems very tired and touristy - which is sad as it has the potential due its location to be so much more. Standard dishes on menu - no imagination - food seems to be cooked by a very...More

1  Thank Roger L
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

A lot of confusion with regards to your pricing. On your boards in the restaurant hake and chips is R75 but we were billed R99. We ordered 2 calamari baskets which showed R85. When we asked the difference between the basket and plate the waitress...More

1  Thank Richard S
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for your comments I have investigated this matter with Gail,my General Manager who confirmed that she was aware of the misunderstanding it had been resolved In this case the error was directly the responsibility of the waitress and the necessary procedures have been...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Ok, I know it was off season when the 3 of us went for supper, and it was dark, so we couldn't see the view. But, location does not make up for bad food and service. I've eaten plenty of prawns in my life, good...More

1  Thank 247LiveLife
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your review We are gutted by the poor Standard of your meal We take feedback such as this extremely seriously We will follow up on your comments without delay We apologize sincerely for this poor experience

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Very tasty fish and chips. Oysters were fresh and reasonably prices. Great view of the bay from the balcony.

Thank Kimberley P
Dianne V, Owner at Mobys, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Thank you for your positive comments The Mobys team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$450
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
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
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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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