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Pegasus Bay Winery Restaurant

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Stockgrove Road, RD 2 | RD 2, Waipara 7482, New Zealand
+64 3-314 6869
10:00 - 17:00
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Third visit to Pegasus,always around the time of our wedding anniversary. The food was incredible, wine always delicious, the service impeccable. Thank you again.

Thank wilkinsonfour
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Right from the prompt emailed response for a booking, we knew this would be an efficient restaurant and we were not disappointed. Arriving early as suggested, we enjoyed sampling and purchasing some of the delicious wines bottled by Pegasus Bay. Being a glorious day we sat outside for lunch and would like to express our thanks to the staff who... More 

Thank Rosemary30
Napier, New Zealand
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225 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

On the spur of the moment we thought we would try our luck for lunch. It was getting late and we were rewarded with a free table. We were very aware that this Winery is much lauded and it did not take long to ascertain why Service Fare and Ambience in abundance. The service is exceptional from the moment of... More 

Thank NeilHBNZ
Christchurch, New Zealand
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248 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Everything about this restaurant meets anyone's standard of excellence. Location, atmosphere, food, wines, and especially service. We think that this is the best service we have experienced anywhere in the world - take a bow Anna C. This was a special occasion for our family and we had four of our grandchildren aged 7 to 3 with us. They too... More 

Thank WingerJack
Queenstown, New Zealand
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

From the buildings and garden, the wine tasting, knowledge of staff, food and wine matches to the superb personal attention of the wait staff (especially Janeena, sorry if spelling is wrong) we couldn't fault Pegasus Bay. Our group of friends who had travelled a fair distance started with a wine tasting and were impressed not only with the flavours of... More 

Thank ZQNtraveller
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This weeks special occasion meal was one of our better dining experiences. The food was beautifully prepared and presented. Fresh local ingredients, a good range to choose from and the little palate teaser between courses a nice touch. Service was smoothly unobtrusive and attentive, just the right level of interaction. Tables are nicely spaced, with the atmosphere a clever blend... More 

Thank Cilla333
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for a special end of honeymoon lunch today and unfortunately it didn't live up to expectations. The setting is lovely and we were seated by a friendly hostess. We both ordered a starter and a main with sides and a glass of wine each. The starters were 'nice' but not spectacular. In between I ordered another... More 

Thank B1244
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were part of an organised wine tour to Waipara Valley which included Pegasus. Their wines are amazing and the gardens and setting out of this world, worth going to see that alone. But our wine tour party suffered from what I can only perceive as a prejudiced and ignorant attitude toward people who do wine tours. We were ignored,... More 

Thank Steve A
Hamilton, New Zealand
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Visited with friends for lunch last week (bookings are essential !) and our afternoon was perfect The ambience of the restaurant and grounds is simply stunning, we were fussed over by attentive staff and made to feel very special and then the food.....!! and the Pegasus Bay wines....!! Simply stunning and an unforgettable experience.

Thank Sianrob
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180 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Without doubt the most welcoming and relaxing envrionment to enjoy remarkable food that deserves a fine wine. The concept of wine tasting on arrival greatly ads the decision of which fine wine to make the event memorable. One a fine day or even a cold winter one the place that brings reality to the finer things in life.

Thank Alexander M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockgrove Road, RD 2 | RD 2, Waipara 7482, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Waipara
  • Phone Number: +64 3-314 6869

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?