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Waipara Hills

780 Glasnevin Road, Waipara 7473, New Zealand
+64 3-314 6900
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Wine tasting and Platter

Really enjoyed the wine tasting, the young lady was very patient. Had the platter for afternoon tea... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
Nosh to die for!

Called in during a driving holiday to NZ South Island. We had a late lunch (venison and beef... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rob R
Zilzie, Australia
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780 Glasnevin Road, Waipara 7473, New Zealand
+64 3-314 6900
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the wine tasting, the young lady was very patient. Had the platter for afternoon tea and was fantastic!

Thank tank56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in during a driving holiday to NZ South Island. We had a late lunch (venison and beef dishes) - food was absolutely delicious, as was the wine and the setting, overlooking the vineyard. Recommended.

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stopped by there today and had lunch and split a bottle of wine and had lunch. The wine was terrific, the food was delicious, and the views were gorgeous. After lunch, we wanted to stay and split another bottle of wine....More

1  Thank SaraD7315
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We've sampled many and we can honestly say that the house platter is the best vineyard platter we've ever had. Lovely wine, too. Great setting and beautifully warm.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We have been twice before. Visited this time with 6 month old daughter and for the birthday of 93 year old Grandmother. Staff went out of their way to accommodate including last minute cake and candle AND a bottle of wine for Grandmother as a...More

2  Thank Loreburn
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had lunch here a few weeks ago. I knew we were in trouble when I read the menu. Despite this being a wine region, the pickings for lunch & dinner are slim. We knew we would have difficulty finding somewhere else, though in retrospect,...More

Thank Waltercorgi
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Great place to do your wine Tasting! great coffee and great outdoor area, even the cat Vinny was welcoming. Great wines!

Thank chris_cairns
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time Lucy guided us through our tastings and was friendly courteous and very informative. Wonderful place to relax and have caffeine with beautiful scenery. Recommend a visit.

Thank Rocket01
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Had a excellent Sunday lunch up at Waipara Hills. Hadn't been here for about 5 years and found the menu greatly improved. All our meals came cane out quickly and we found ourselves sharing a bit of each other's. Look forward to returning again in...More

Thank TimSinnott
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped off on the way from Christchurch to Hanmer Springs for lunch, a jem on the way beautiful food, wine and setting. We had sharing platters (3) and starters (2) to share - plenty of food. Pulled pork sliders were amazing, cheese board and salmon...More

Thank Cln1510
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