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The Vineyard Cafe at Margrain Vineyard

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
Margrain Vineyard | Cnr Ponatahi & Huangarua Roads, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
+64 6-306 8333
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“stew” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Margrain Vineyard | Cnr Ponatahi & Huangarua Roads, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Was in town for UB40 and wine tasting and figured we would stop for lunch and a tasting along the way. Nice busy setting inside and would be lovely on a nice day to sit outside. Staff were great to find us a table for...More

Thank kim v
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Nice setting and seems popular place. Lots of outdoor seating if a nice day. Food okay. Service terrible even though not busy. A lot of promoting needed. Gave up waiting for them to come back and take our sweet order. Lamb burger meal disappointing, masses...More

Thank Alikr2015
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We called in for lunch and were lucky to get a table for five at 12 noon as they were very busy. We shared the tasting platter along with pork belly, pizza, haloumi salad and chicken sandwich. All excellent. My husband and I also shared...More

Thank kimleyCairns
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Headed over to Martinborough on a wet and windy Wellington day to find it perfectly hot and sunny. Margrain Vineyard Cafe was busy but still had plenty of spaces both outdoors and in. Great staff with good recommendations for the wine. Food menu was quite...More

Thank Bubbleroadtrips
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Very good lunch in a pretty much empty Winery and cafe. Plenty choice. Opted for the burger and my wife had the pork belly salad. The pork was the highlight. Really good and the slaw was dressed with such a lovely Asian style dressing. A...More

Thank simongb
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Our group enjoyed lunch outdoors , the service was friendly and efficient. I recommend the rose wine and the halloumi salad, they were delicious. The affagato with drambuie was divine.

Thank Andysafrica11
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stopped by Margrain on our own cycle tour and Kate greeted us at the cellar door. Kate both entertained us and informed us about their product. We were just there to taste and buy wine, however outside there were many others enjoying the a...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We stopped by at the Vineyard Cafe at Margrains for a quick bite. The food and service was just about ok. The salmon entree was quite average. The brownie dessert looked very appetising although we didnt eat it. Beautiful views at this vineyard restaurant though.

Thank AshishNichani
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Not sure what else to add here but will try. My husband and I have come to this restaurant on several occasions over the last few years, and it has been consistently good each and every time. The service has always been friendly, and prompt....More

Thank Celia F
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Our group of 12 stopped for lunch on a Friday when not many wineries were open for lunch. Quite small and lovely dining. We found it very pleasant,the food delicious and the service prompt. What more could we ask for, oh yes the wines were...More

Thank Steve R
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Margrain Vineyard | Cnr Ponatahi & Huangarua Roads, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough
  • Phone Number: +64 6-306 8333
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