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Shingleback Wine Food

3 Stump Hill Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 9919
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3 Stump Hill Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Our last visit was in May 2018 and returning in December was like coming home. A very hot day 37c didn't make our experience any difference. Yes a bit warmer than normal but the cooling systems meant it stayed comfortable, even in the chefs kitchen....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Tess C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You are in the kitchen of Horst - he is such an engaging but humble man it is like a piece of theatre how he juggles al the accompaniments alone for each dish to perfection for 13 guests It is not fine dining per se...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank petesaund
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had the most amazing time celebrating my birthday with Shingleback's Chef Horst. Truly was a one on one experience and the food was amazing... Seafood & Saffron ravioli with apple & fennel salad. Mulloway with black rice. French duck ballotine with shiraz cabbage & pears....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Hadsontour
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Amazing Experience dinning in the kitchen with Shingleback's Chef, Horst. Had lunch at Shingleback, served in the kitchen whilst the chef chatted, explaining the 4 courses served over a few hours, enjoying wines from Shingleback's range of award wining wines. Special thanks to chef Horst,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bagstrid63
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We decided to go here for a meal but weren't sure what was on the menu. There were menus out in the tasting area but the meals were more than we wanted. Spoke with the cellar door staff and they showed us the new outdoor...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Brenton E
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We went here as part of my husband's 60th birthday celebrations, and I cannot recommend it too highly. We started with wine tasting at the cellar door, where we met some of the other lunch guests. Chef Horst then took us across to the kitchen...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank astrokath
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Went for my partner's birthday upon recommendations from a few friends, and it didn't disappoint. Chef Horst clearly enjoys what he is doing and one can taste that passion on what he makes. Every of the four courses was really tasty, but unlike other tasting...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank AnthonyK56
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Our last visit was in October 2017,then illness and other things took over and we finally got back in April 2018. A Friday lunch and the standard, quality and expertise had not diminished at all. Chef Horst is such a passionate chef and he shares...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Tess C
Reviewed 11 April 2018

What a wonderful occasion dining in Chef Horst's kitchen. Outstanding value and personal attention made our birthday celebration an event to remember. The award winning Shingleback vinos are available for tasting prior to dining AND no corkage on cellar door purchases which is a rarity...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank AjarnAnn
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We booked the chef lunch on a Sunday -what an experience. Sat in the kitchen with the chef. A four-course meal that catered to my dietary needs. A three-hour experience that is highly recommended.Value for money.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Q1706OUjoanneb
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$47 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Stump Hill Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8323 9919
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WineFood chefs table: This is a fun dining experience with some food educational elements, aiming for a welcoming difference to a normal restaurant visit. To achieve this, I explain a few tips and tricks about wine-dining characteristics before the meal. Then I serve the meal with limited interruption and explanation in order to let you enjoy the playful interaction between food and wine.
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