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The Shed Te Motu

76 Onetangi Road | Waiheke Island, Auckland, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
+64 9-372 6884
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (9 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (10 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
76 Onetangi Road | Waiheke Island, Auckland, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The best meal in our time in Waiheke and there were a lot of amazing meals had! The setting isn’t as picturesque as some of the other restaurants/ vineyards but the food and wine is incredible. We had the chicken parfait and panelle with olives...More

Thank Rebecca & J
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We loved dining here for lunch. The dishes were delicious, interesting and memorable. Loved every mouthful. The customer service were friendly, efficient and went out of their way to accommodate our small dog. This is a 5-star establishment which truly meets the standard. We will...More

Thank Hoppy_Auckland
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food wine and weather here just before Christmas Add to that attentive service and a very relaxed atmosphere it was pretty much perfect My wife thought it better than The French Cafe My daughter said it was the best food she had in a...More

Thank Colm671
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We were part of a wine tour and we were the only couple of 9 that selected The Shed for lunch and we felt like we hit the jackpot. Loved the food, the views, the wine and the service was impeccable. We hope to return...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We got over to Waiheke on the Friday night in time to book in at Te Motu for their Friday fish feast. What a treat, its a set menu and was fine dinning cuisine at it best, the flavours of our eel and with beetroot...More

Thank Shianne F
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The set seafood menu on friday night was excellent. Kingfish as a main, that was delicious. Great redwine, -definitely go for their reds, not white. They are a bit pricey, but worth it. Very friendly service. Overall a great start into the weekend. We would...More

Thank doro_nz15
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Our first visit to New Zealand so we went over to Waiheke Island one day on the ferry and a pop on and off pass for the bus. We had Te Motu on our list so on the advice of the guide got off at...More

1  Thank wendyb11934
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A restaurant where you won't know everything on the menu, but you can bet what ever it is, it will taste great. We have visited a number of times and it is our favourite restaurant on 'The Rock'. Great wines, fantastic food and the best...More

1  Thank 359petercharlesm
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This was absolutely fantastic, did the wine tour with Wayne. Then lunch at The Shed. Excellent! Just needed a hammock to rest in after our lunch. The meals are excellent, I had the lamb shoulder and didn't have to share with my husband!!!! Excellent staff,...More

Thank Janelle P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Just wow! My new fave on Waiheke. Fabulous food; service and of course wine. We arrived a little early (20 minutes) and unfortunately they couldn't seat us so they sent us up for a wine tasting. So...this is the first thing that stops me giving...More

Thank travellingbuzz
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Questions & Answers
16 December 2015|
Response from Katemandeno | Property representative |
Hi Gabrielle, If you could email or call us on 09 372 6884 that is the best way to make a booking. Cheers
Richard B
1 November 2015|
Response from Katemandeno | Property representative |
Hi Richard, Te Motu is about 15 minutes drive from the Matiatia ferry dock. There are also buses that run here regularly. Cheers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Onetangi Road | Waiheke Island, Auckland, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 6884
  • E-mail
Casual, garden-to-plate eating in a relaxed vineyard setting.
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