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Church Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 690 5496
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Ranked #15 of 49 Restaurants in Mossel Bay
Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: Seafood, Bar, Pub, Fish & Chips
Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Matlock England
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

Sea Gypsy Cafe has always been a favourite of ours. We visited over the Christmas season and were very disappointed as the food was not up to standard. When we mentioned this to the waiter, he said they were very busy and so the fish was prepared in advance to cope with the rush. We understood this and decided to... More 

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JuanitaTrebla, Owner at Sea Gypsy Cafe, responded to this review

Hi I will look into the matter. Thank you for your comments. Colin. More 

Essex
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

This restaurant may look like little more than a shack on the waterfront but give it a try - the food is great and the graffitied walls and tables only add to the relaxed, nautical vibe. Portions are huge - my husband had one of the seafood platters and it was served on a massive tray with rice AND chips!... More 

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Thank you for the positive comments. Hope you enjoyed your stay at the Avenue Guest House. Regards Colin. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Friendly service and good food, lovely view. Enough parking. Needs a spring clean after the December rush.These wooden restaurants never feels very hygienic.

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Thank you for your kind remarks. Colin. More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My wife and I visited the Sea Gypsy for a light dinner after a day's drive through the Cape and returned for lunch a couple days later. In hindsight, the place pretty much sums up the town: quiet in its own bustly way, plenty of seafood, an amazing view and friendly people having a couple of beers! A really great,... More 

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Best office in town. Thanks You. Colin. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Ok, maybe when you first come here you think: Oh no, it does not look so great! But it is REALLY worth a try. If you want great seafood, then stick around. The prices are as good as you can get for a holiday town! The atmosphere is relaxing (so please do not rush the waiters!!) and by the why:... More 

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Great. Thanks. Colin. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

A must visit when in Mossilbay! Great seafood and a perfect dive atmosphere. Very busy over the holidays so be patient and enjoy a nice bottle of wine.

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Very nice .Thank you very much. Kind regards Colin. More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Brilliant. This is the best seafood I had in a long time. Very good value for money, good service and stunning views from the restaurant.

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Thank you Happy you enjoyed it. Kind regards Colin . More 

Hoedspruit
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Visited them on a busy day during Dec 2014 - although service was good and food arrived almost immediately the food was dry and tasteless - not what we expected after having being referred to visit them be friends who recommended them for their great food !!!

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Thank you Colin. More 

Stilbaai, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Often visited this restaurant in the past and liked it a lot! During November 2014 we visited again and ordered Mussels, extremely dry, worse than cardboard! Sent it back and was replaced by hake fillet, could eat it but will not order it again. Other meals were so,so but not at all what it was in the past We tried... More 

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Thank you for your review. Colin. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We've eaten at this restaurant in and out of season and their food is consistent. The place is very popular with visitors. Their baskets are good value and can be shared for the not too hungry. Situated at the harbour and right next to the ocean, the seagulls are every ready to catch any scraps.

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Thank you . Colin. More 

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Address: Church Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 44 690 5496
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
Average Prices: USD 4 - 10
Cuisine: Seafood, Bar, Pub, Fish & Chips

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