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Always brilliant no matter the season!

Ducked in for a late lunch with my wife and baby and sat out on the verandah given the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
curlifd
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Daylesford, Australia
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Peaceful and Friendly

Lucky enough to stay at the 2 bedroom accommodation on the property, the service was friendly and... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
cookie077
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Melbourne, Australia
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Inviting cellar door nestled at the foot of Kangaroo Hills outside the village of Blampied just 10 minutes from Daylesford, offering wine and cider tastings and sales, lunches featuring local organic farm produce, Goldfields Farmhouse Cheeses...more
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Kangaroo Hills Road, Blampied, Victoria 3364, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the winery in January for lunch with friends. Lovely place however we were all very unimpressed and underwhelmed with the platter that we received. It was small to say the least with very little meat products and only a small handful of a few...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow. We are very shocked to hear of your opinion with our most popular dish, the Tasting Plate, as we have regulars who keep on coming back and time and time again continue to order this dish. Plus new visitors to our cellar door can't...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ducked in for a late lunch with my wife and baby and sat out on the verandah given the beautiful summer afternoon. Tasting plate was delicious as always✅ cloudy apple cider✅ probably the best carrot cake I’ve ever had✅ and a latte to wash it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank curlifd
Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, wow, wow. Now that is such an awesome review. Thanks so much for your very kind words. We really do love what we do and we get such a kick out of seeing our customers really enjoying themselves. When they keep on coming back...More

Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Lucky enough to stay at the 2 bedroom accommodation on the property, the service was friendly and efficient at the Restaurant. A simple menu, but nice, had something for everyone. We sat on the balcony, looking over towards the vineyard and the hills. So relaxed,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2019

Thank you so much for this lovely review. It was great to meet you both in the cellar door/restaurant. Really pleased you had a relaxing stay in our accommodation and enjoyed your time in this beautiful area. You are spot on - sitting by the...More

Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Hot February day, cold beer, great wine, great food and great service. This is a must visit if you are in the area and worth the trip if notMore

Date of experience: February 2019
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Yes it certainly was a hot day. Thank goodness for a bit of relief from the air conditioner. Thank you so much for your return visit. It was so lovely to chat with you both again. So glad you all enjoyed your visit at Captains...More

Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

We were staying in Creswick for Australia Day weekend and had read about Captains Creek on a “things to do in Creswick” website. We like organic wine and love a oaked Chardonnay so were keen to visit. We were hoping to visit on Monday (public...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2019

Wow. What an amazing recollection of your visit. So glad you enjoyed your time with us. It really is a pretty relaxing spot to sit, especially with a tasty cheese platter and glass of wine. Hope your enjoy the bottles you took home with you....More

Reviewed 17 December 2018

This is one of those little hidden country gems. The setting is so peaceful and the outlook amazing. The wines were great, and the service exceptional. A family owned winery steep in history with photos around the walls with I think I am correct the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2018

Oh wow Robert. It sounds like you really did enjoy your visit to Captains Creek. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely experience with us. So glad to hear you had a relaxing afternoon. Looking forward to your return visit. Kind regards, Carolyn May

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Spent the day with the family in Daylesford, got away from the busy main street and stumbled across this charasmatic family run winery. We had a wine tasting whilst the kids ran around playing ring toss and bocce with the equipment provided. The staff were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Thank you so much Lucas for taking the time to write us a review. So glad you and your family had an enjoyable visit. We look forward to your return to Captains Creek. Kind regards, Carolyn May

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Popped out Sunday arvo for a short drive from Daylesford. The peeps here are really friendly and I enjoyed the wine enough to buy some and stay for lunch. Lunch was good, but a bit pricer on the meal side however it looked good value...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Doug M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review Julia. It was so lovely to meet you both and your adorable pooch. Really glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and we trust you will continue to enjoy the wines you purchased. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Close to busy Daylesford in beautiful farmland we sat in the winter sun tasting lovely wines and eating platters of beautiful food. The family who own the winery were a lot of fun. If it was cold there is a beautiful open fire and comfy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Carolyn M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit to our cellar door. We look forward to hosting you again another day. Kind regards, Carolyn May

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I've been here a number of times and found it very good - nice setting, friendly service and normally excellent food from the slightly limited menu. I was a little disappointed with the beef pot pie I ordered. It was choc full of carrots with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Carolyn M, Owner at Captains Creek Organic Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review, although it was really disappointing to read about the beef pot pie with loads of carrots in it. We will pass this feedback on to our chef as this certainly shouldn't have been the case. So glad to...More

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