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Glenfalloch Restaurants

430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-476 1006
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chef's menu” (4 reviews)
“sorbet” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
New Zealand, International, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Generously-filled duck dumplings in a ginger broth were the highlight of a beautifully presented birthday lunch to remember. My partner equally enjoyed a tasty beetroot and goat cheese risotto. Elegant, light and spacious, the restaurant is set amid the lovely Glenfalloch gardens, which beckon for...More

Thank Smollett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Trust the Chef meal was incredibly well planned. It started with an amuse-bouche and an entree, both delicious. The meat eaters had lamb two ways, and both were tender and full of flavour, and surrounded by small portions of organic, seasonal vegetables, prepared with...More

Thank lidyried
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience – Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals are amazing, well presented and delicious, wether it be for a light lunch or an evening occasion. My nephew was married at Glenfalloch and then the reception as well, simply amazing! A great variety of meals and well organised so nobody missed out!...More

1  Thank kazzaka
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience – Glenfalloch Restaurant and Gardens are a wonderful place and we are very proud of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not too impressed with gardens More of a coach drop off for cruise ship people than a must visit Cafe averageMore

1  Thank MarkF3416
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate feedback and are sorry that you didn't enjoy our beautiful gardens– we believe Glenfalloch is a magical place! Our team takes pride in Glenfalloch Woodland Garden and its over 140...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When were fortunate enough to experience dinner at Glenfalloch. This was a night to remember. Trust the Chef menu is available, which ranges from a two course dinner up to 5 courses and priced accordingly. There is also a limited option for those who do...More

Thank Dominic P
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today my husband and I were lucky enough to eat at Glenfalloch, a joint birthday gift from good friends. We were delighted by the 5 course chefs choice menu and then accompanying bottle of wine. The gardens provided a relaxing amble pre lunch and the...More

Thank nickygi2018
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience for your birthday – Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

went for a family birthday celebration lunch at Glenfalloch recently. We were a large group (nearly 50) and the quality and appearance of the meals was wonderful. Excellent chef. Wouldn't hesitate to return.More

Thank Catherine F
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased your large group had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Sometimes you have an experience that you just want to tell people about, Glenfeloch was one of those experiences! My son and I enjoyed a father’s day bbq there. The grounds were so relaxing and well kept. The staff were friendly and the food tremendous....More

2  Thank DaleW561
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review about our Fathers Day BBQ! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience – Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

So pleased we went to Glenfalloch for Father’s Day lunch. Dad couldn’t have been happier (neither could the rest of us) with the delicious bbq feast. We also treated ourselves to the most spectacular dessert. Food, service and atmosphere were top notch.More

Thank fealon
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review about our Fathers Day BBQ! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience – Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

This would have to be the worst customer service I have ever come across. The manager was utterly rude and unforgivable, after a quick look through the reviews it appears she is well known for her rude attitude. I attended todays fathers day buffet BBQ...More

Thank Anna100a
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Kia ora and thanks for your review. Please accept our apologies for our service. We did have vegetarian options available on the barbeque with three salads, two vegetable selections, macaroni cheese and there was also grilled capsicum with feta cheese from the barbeque available.This would...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
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, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
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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