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Fabulous Winery

Not sure why we haven’t visited before, but love this winery. Friendly staff and Nick is very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Caryn W
Sydney, Australia
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Friendly and unique

Absolutely outstanding customer service here - made to feel very welcome, great tasting of some... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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101 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 6873
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not sure why we haven’t visited before, but love this winery. Friendly staff and Nick is very knowledgeable. A great find. Love the gun dog! A great visit with our friends. Great coffee too.

Thank Caryn W
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding customer service here - made to feel very welcome, great tasting of some delicious and very different wines. We also had an excellent cheese / charcuterie board which went down very well. Lovely outdoor seating area which will be great in the warmer...More

Thank jenniferhelen92
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We visited Gundog Estate during a girls weekend away and enjoyed our experience. Staff member Liz was wonderful - fun, knowledgable and informative. We would definitely recommend this winery to visitors to the area.

Thank sk2428
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic visit to Gundog during our Hunter Valley Tour. Our host was just wonderful, bubbly and knowledgeable. Love it and definitely will be revisiting.

Thank Elizaday2620
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I’m not really sure why I love this place and its wines so much. It’s hard to write a review, except to say, this is a must visit. The owner was great (& completely run off his feet, it was very busy, at 10am in...More

Thank Meagan M
Reviewed 12 May 2018

The Hunter Valley general info website says this place is dog-friendly. However dogs are not allowed inside the room (red walls) which looks lovely. They have a nice-looking bar area. The dog can go on the verandah outside and there are two bars stools and...More

Thank Ilikecheesealot
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This was our first stop on our DiVine Gourmet tour yesterday and I'm afraid Jane set the bar rather high for all the other people at the following stops, haha. She was great. So friendly, knowledgeable and we had a great chat and laugh. Nice...More

Thank Ruth J
Reviewed 28 April 2018

A small winery in Pokolbin, Hunter Valley NSW. Fantastic wines, great and friendly service! Liked their Shiraz and Semillon. Highly recommended!

Thank lecouplez
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Jane was so helpful this morning, taking us through the different wines on offer. The wild yeast fermented semillon was amazing! This is a lovely little spot, with great coffee and lots of funky little gifts and treats.

Thank MsMirH
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We discovered this place based on a foodie/travel book recommendation and will definitely be returning. Our friendly host didn't seem to mind that only one of us was tasting (the others being the designated driver, a twelve year old and my 83 yr old dad...More

Thank RoamerDownUnder
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