We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tantalus Estate Restaurant

Is this your business?
70 -72 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
+64 9-372 2625
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“warm olives” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
70 -72 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my favourite vineyard restaurant on the island, and particularly amazing for a winters day brunch, lunch or dinner. You are surrounded by vines. The deco is fantastic so would also be a great setting for a mid-winter event, engagement party of wedding. Our...More

Thank 31Lorna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alibi is part of the Tantalus Estate experience. The bar downstairs at the winery, which is right off the brewery itself, serves magic craft beers along with great food and of course Tantalus wines. Perfect for a afternoon with friends. Make sure you visit this...More

Thank 359petercharlesm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, amazing food with a great view! We will be back. The truffle fries are an absolute must!

Thank Mel S
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped off at Tantalus Estate as one of the stops from the hop on-hop off bus. We had a wine and beer tasting before being seated for lunch (beer tasting portions are generous!). We opted for local oysters (amazing), Parmesan fries (a ‘must’ try!),...More

Thank Julia P
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We had lunch at Tantalus while visiting Waiheke. The staff were attentive and informative and the meal well presented and flavours interesting. I would definitely eat here again in the future.

Thank Cheezel
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I have friends on Waiheke from the days when I was in hospitality and they took me there for lunch. They hadn't been there but knew the Chef. From the time we arrived you saw beautifully kept gardens and vineyards. This might sound strange but...More

Thank mic0l280
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The service was extremely accommodating - we chose to sample the wines with our food courses rather than in the wine-tasting area, and the very professional waitresses we happy to oblige. Between the four of us, the food selected to be shared was very varied...More

Thank kiwincalgary
Reviewed 21 May 2018

My partner and I visited Tantalus for a special lunch. The location was absolutely incredible with stunning views and fabulous attention to detail with regards to the table setting and restaurant interior. We had a wine tasting first which was very pleasant and reasonably priced....More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We had an incredible long lunch at the private room at a Tantalus Estate, service, food( apart from chefs grazing menu you have to have the Parmesan shoestring fries with truffle mayo) wine and espresso martini’s were fantastic.

Thank 122sofia
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We visited Tantalus for lunch on a sunny day - spectacular views across the vineyards, friendly service and lovely outdoor tables made for a beautiful setting for the meal. This is an expensive lunch, even for Waiheke Island, so we would have expected the food...More

Thank Kiwi_Family_GC
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Waiheke Island
Midway Motel Waiheke Island
43 reviews
1.87 km away
Waiheke Island Motel
9 reviews
1.87 km away
Te Whau Lodge
132 reviews
2.45 km away
Waiheke Island Resort
115 reviews
2.62 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Casita Miro
967 reviews
1.20 km away
The Shed Te Motu
264 reviews
.56 km away
Stonyridge Vineyard
535 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Attractions
Obsidian Vineyard
160 reviews
1.35 km away
Tantalus Estate Vineyard & Winery
148 reviews
.05 km away
Stonyridge Vineyard
177 reviews
.42 km away
EcoZip Adventures
1,438 reviews
1.59 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tantalus Estate Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 -72 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 2625
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing