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The Point is certainly one of the most iconic Tourist Attractions in Mossel Bay. Foodies, history lovers and photographers flock to this part of town to take in the natural beauty that the Point has to offer. Not only is the Point a well known surfing spot, but is also has some of the best positioned beachfront Restaurants in town! The Cape St Blaize Caves is a must visit heritage spot with 180 degree unspoiled sea views with a magnificent hiking trail that leads you all the way to Dana Bay.
What can be more perfect than taking a Sunday drive like in the good old days. Park your vehicle and enjoy a ice cream, good ol’ street food, read the news paper or just enjoy the splendid views.
Ponto Grille & Carvery
a Particular Restaurant that ticks all the boxes is Ponto Grille & Carvery, once known as the old Dros Restaurant. Ponto offers a distinctive A-la-cart menu and serves up a mean all-you-can-eat buffet that is simply out of this world. Sunday lunch buffets is the most popular with a packed Restaurant. For the lighter eater you can order from the A-la-cart menu and boy, oh boy… If you are a Ribs lover, you are at the right place! They dish up the best sticky pork ribs in town and when you get it on a special, even better! R98 for a 1kg rack – yup, then you order a to-go aswell!! Did I mention that a FREE shuttle service is available to and from this Restaurant? – BONUS!
This Restaurant offers 5 sections – a street-view patio, a ocean view side patio, the main dining room, a bar section and then the creme-de-la-creme..a Deck with 180 degree unspoiled sea views, magnificent view of the popular “poort”, the Cape St. Blaize caves and lighthouse. Tick! Tick! Tick! We score this restaurant a 10 out of 10!
Once done with your meal, take a scroll around the prominade that is about 2 – 3km paved stretch along the beach from the point to beacon point. Dolphins are often seen playing in the waves en-route, surfers can be observed with their impressive skills and children can enjoy the Inner pool, a safe and clean tidal pool. In season, Whales are also often spotted tail lobbing in the shallow waters while passing around the point.