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Wairau River Wines Cellar Door

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great food and wine

Stopped off for lunch here during our full day wine tour and also taste their wines. Very friendly... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
WinteringhamSteve
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England, United Kingdom
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Child friendly

The loveliest staff who are very family friendly. The only suggestion I would make is that they... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
jacksonfromPerth
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South Perth, Australia
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Wine tasting is available 10am-4.30pm and then enjoy matching your favourite wine with lunch in a relaxed informal environment either outside on the sun drenched lawns and verandahs or inside beside the large open fire in winter.
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11 Rapaura Rd, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Friendly lady hosting the tasting, great views and even better wine, i bought a six pack of the Wairau River 2015 Pinot Gris and it was delicious - wish i still had some :-)

1  Thank 8DaveS8
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 April 2015

If you don't like people, why work in the customer service industry?! I understand we all have bad days but our experience here was that we were a general inconvenience despite us spending a lot of money. When I skied about the promotion running that...More

1  Thank Libby1975
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped off for lunch here during our full day wine tour and also taste their wines. Very friendly with sons fantastic wines and great food, the chowder and salmon were top draw along with the stunning views on a clear day.

Thank WinteringhamSteve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was on a bike wine tour of Renwick and saved this winery for our last visit . My self and a colleague wanted to buy a bottle of rosé and the lady working said we are closed soon , it was 4pm and closing...More

Thank mark b
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The loveliest staff who are very family friendly. The only suggestion I would make is that they expand their kid's menu. We did order off the menu though and they were very accommodating, going so far as to even jam up our daughters burger bun...More

Thank jacksonfromPerth
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Stopped in for lunch after reading positive reviews and my expectations were definitely exceeded. I had pate and salmon salad, both superb and the quality I would expect to find in a fine dining restaurant. The wine is comparable and I ended up buying a...More

Thank bryangilchrist
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable tasting here with Lynette. She was informative and lovely to speak to. Haven’t tried any of their wines beforehand and all the ones we tried were delicious and they will now be on the shopping list. We took home the Reserve...More

Thank jacquelinem976
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Our club booked for 24 people for a Saturday lunch. Many enjoyed a wine in the wine tasting area before being seated in the restaurant for our meals. Staff were friendly and service was quick, despite the numbers of people present. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their...More

Thank CRS60
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped in for lunch and a glass of wine. We thought the food was great! We ordered a burger, a cheese plate, and a bowl of seafood chowder, all were excellent. As for wine, we ordered a pinot noir it was...More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

One of several cellar door tastings available within close proximity. I really enjoyed the wines and I was given some extra samples above the minimum.Buy some!

Thank PeterE5
Reviewed 13 May 2018

After a few visits to the neighboring vineyards, we were a little disappointed, not with wines, but with the way of receiving guests. We felt rather like evil horse than a potential client. Tt was different in the Wairau River. Here we were shown to...More

1  Thank Andrzej S
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely family run winery, beautiful cellar door with friendly knowledgeable staff. The wines were delicious and reasonably priced. We also ate here which was one of our better decisions! Definitely recommend.

Thank slightlywelton
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