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Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 3682
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“calamari” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“bunny chow” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hopwood Street | Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

If you want the most delicious cocktails in town .... Make your way to Moby's!! We had really fantastic food too , and the service from Carol today was great .... We will be going back on our next visit to Plettenberg Bay.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

The view is definitely unbeatable, you are right on the beach! We had the calamari baskets, the portion size is perfect, however the calamari was very bland, nice and soft, but tasteless.

1  Thank Susanvdb
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Visited with friends on 16 December (a public holiday) on a day that was in the upper 30 degrees. Great place to spend a lunch overlooking the main beach. The service was good but food took a little while to arrive as the restaurant was...More

Thank PraneshLuckan
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

This place is great for a beer or a cocktail. We ordered the mussel starter but it was average and not as needed car as the food at the beacon isle. It's a great place for sundowners if even the tables are a bit sticky.

Thank Claire W
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Moby's is right on the beach and the deck has an amazing view. Food is good with a great array of seafoods. Service and kitchen waiting times let it down though so be prepared to be very patient!

Thank Heidilararf
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

This place has a great view of the beach. Food not so great, very average. Chips is like Mcains oven baked. Not my favorite. Lemon butter sauce is a butter sauce no lemon in it. Not a place I would recomend to eat at. Have...More

Thank Danie0007
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Recommend highly. We were looking for great see food and views of the beach. We got everything we were looking for. Prices ok

Thank Cecil v
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch... these were the oysters I had (see pics) Very friendly service Beautiful view Really impressed

1  Thank CdeKoker
Reviewed December 10, 2016

I won't be coming back -- the food was tough and not tasty. Service was fine, but there was a DJ in the corner making noise -- not what I want to hear when I'm looking out at the sea.

Thank David S
Reviewed November 27, 2016

We called in Mobys after photographing the waves on the beach. Didn't want to go back to motel to change for dinner so as this little place was at hand we went in. The view is great of the beach and sea. The food was...More

Thank surfonsun
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $450
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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