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Big Blu Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€, Seafood
Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 2010
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“snails” (2 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading such good reviews we were keen to enjoy a great meal. Our order was taken and I asked how long it would take. 15-20 minutes they said. 2 hours later, with 4 families who had arrived arrived after us, served before us we...More

Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Nice relaxing place. Serves fresh grilled prawns. Friendly and helpful staff. I’d recommend the place!

Thank 679Louise
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Scruffy, sticky tables and floor, but good, fresh seafood and a terrific view over the rocks. Just a beach bar really, but fine for a simple lunch.

Thank joeheath1948
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

What a special experience this was! We walked around and then found this place. The recommendations on TA were not so good, but we wanted to give it a try. The staff is totally not interested in their guests. They look really bored. They were...More

Thank Rick v
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Rick v Thank you for your review. I am afraid your review is completely off the mark. I am not sure how you ascertain the mood of the staff. We are mostly a joyful, friendly bunch here at Big Blu as previous reviews always...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018

My partner and myself visited Big Blu restaurant earlier today for lunch, and all I have to say is WOW! The location is stunning, the sea views are impressive, and we loved the decor. We received fast and friendly service and the food was brilliant....More

1  Thank Atell R
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Atell R Thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you had a awesome time here at Big Blu. See you soon!

Reviewed 31 January 2018

What a place....great atmosphere when entering....walking on sea sand and most friendly staff. Good food, good service ! Enjoy your drink on a swing while watching the ocean. Definitely worth a visit !!!

Thank nettar223
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Nettar223 Thank you for your review. Always nice to get such great feedback, hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Big blue- perfect name. Beautiful views of the sea- with the sea breeze in your hair. . The sea food we had were great! Our drinks were served perfectly chilled. The staff were friendly and it was service with a smile all the way. A...More

Thank Isabella V
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Isabella V Thank you for your review. We could not agree with you more. The perfect place to spend a lazy afternoon. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

One of the best on the rocks at sea side venues. Welcoming staff, good food, good service. Excellent range of cock tails for those who prefer Alcoholic drinks, but similarly cater for those who don't. Great combo of Calamari and chicken strips, or just chicken...More

Thank einesweetie
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi einesweetie Thank you for your review. We are glad you had an awesome time at Big Blu. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Very Bad! Do not go there. Such a scenic venue with the best view,occupied by a restaurant that doesn't deserve it. Food was really bland, quite expensive and not worth the prices. We waited very long for our food, the restaurant gives the idea of...More

Thank Gielir
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi gielir Thank you for your review. Have a awesome day.

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Always good food, fast service and effiecient kitchen during high season. Best view in Mosselbay. Love the chicken strips and buckets

Thank Paul P
Jaco N, General Manager at Big Blu Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Paul P Thank you for your review. Yes those chicken strips are delicious. Hope to see you soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 2010
  • E-mail
Description
Big Blu Venue is a Beach and Surf Cafe Style Restaurant specializing in mouthwatering seafood and local cuisine Big Blu has reincarnated itself with a little help from Mother Nature. In a word - the view is simply "spectacular"! The ambience is casual and eclectic. Big Blu is a tapas restaurant offering some traditional tapas dishes to be sampled, plus a nice twist on other dishes. Big Blu boasts with congenial staff, weekend events, tasty tapas dishes and view not available anywhere else in the Garden Route - making Big Blu well worth a visit!
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