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Glenfalloch Restaurants

430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-476 1006
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
New Zealand, International, European, Contemporary, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food in a lovely settings. Walks range from, smelling the flowers to walking through the woodland up to the water fall. Lovely afternoon out.

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing food experience. We had the 3 course Chef's Choice and it was a taste sensation. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was lovely. Best dining experience I have had for a long time.

Thank RichelleESA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our five course trust the chef menu was beyond compare. We went in with high expectations which were certainly meet and exceeded. Everything was skillfully, thoughtfully, and beautifully prepared. An excellent showcase of seasonal produce. Service was excellent too. Definitely will return and recommend to...More

Thank Matt N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently went to the ‘trust a chef’ on Saturday. Stunning 5 course meal made up of local, fresh ingredients. Each course was beautifully presented, the service was impeccable, all the staff were very knowledgeable about the wine list and each course in detail. A...More

Thank Sophie S
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It’s great that you enjoyed your "Trust the Chef" meal so much - isn't it wonderful to have so many surprises for dinner! We are closed 11 June - 24 July...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here several times already and always had excellent food, excellent service in a very welcoming and warm surrounding. The Glenfalloch restaurant team is delivering on a constant high level for really fair pricing. Which restaurant can top that?!More

1  Thank gloria515
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Thank you for being such wonderful supporters, we really appreciate your patronage and visiting. We are closed 11 June - 24 July - so look forward to hosting you again. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in a beautiful garden setting. A welcoming restaurant with the most delicious food. The food is chefs choice and did not disappoint. The flavours were complimentary and beautifully put together. Delicious.. So far for us the top dining spot in Dunedin.More

1  Thank christine G
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It’s great that you enjoyed our restaurant so much and gave us so much praise. We are closed 11 June - 24 July by the way. We really appreciate your fantastic...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Glenfalloch for the first time and it was phenomenal.We had their 5 course “trust the chef” meal and it was only $62.00.Each course was an intricate peice of art to both look at and for its flavour.The portions were perfect enough to be...More

1  Thank alexcarr30
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It’s great that you had such a wonderful time at our restaurant and enjoyed the "Trust the chef" so much - we'll look forward to welcoming you back next time. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here with our good friends for the first time and decided to 'Trust the Chef' and do the 5 course menu....and I'm a Vegetarian who eats white fish only and that didn't bother them, the food was beautiful and it was so exciting...More

2  Thank EileenH2
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It’s great that you enjoy coming so much that you came twice in a row - we are very happy to cater for all sorts of food and diners - isn't...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glenfallnoch Gardens and the best restaurant is a great add on to the Otago Peninsula. When in Dunedin for TRENZ we had dinner here the Friday and Saturday, The restaurant is set in a beautiful garden. The service is very good and so friendly and...More

1  Thank Journeycreator
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. That's fantastic that you loved it so much you came twice during your visit - we'll hope to see you when you visit again! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been back to Glenfalloch Restaurant. There is no doubt in my mind that this offers the Best Food in Dunedin! Last time for Dinner, this time for Lunch. Both excellent. And the environment is wonderful. A little way out of Dunedin on a road...More

1  Thank ashleyandkayem
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora, and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It’s great that you enjoy coming so much and that you recommend us so highly!? We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience–...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-476 1006
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Description
Dine in one of New Zealand's most beautiful gardens. Enjoy superb cuisine created with fresh local produce from artisan suppliers and imaginatively crafted by an award winning chef. Glenfalloch's menus change regularly to showcase the best of Otago's seasonal ingredients and local delicacies. Try our "Trust the Chef" menu and experience taste sensations. Renowned for warm hospitality, excellent food and a gorgeous historic garden. Open for lunches, dinners and celebrations. Booking recommended. Free garden entry. Glenfalloch is Gaelic for 'hidden valley' only 15 minutes drive from the City Centre. - was established in 1871 as a gentleman's country residence. Today, the Garden's maturity means photographers are spoilt for choice.Casual dining in the Restaurant, Open daily from 9.30am till 3.30pm. Dinner Thursdays and Fridays from 5pm. Weddings, celebrations and festivities are a speciality.
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