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Wandin Valley Estate

Open Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Morning Serenity

We had breakfast at the restaurant, which turned out to be idyllic with few other people there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
javery67
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Hunter Valley, Australia
Wine Tasting

I went here with a group of friends for a hen's party. We had a great time and this was because... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Sue A
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Sydney, Australia
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Wandin Valley Estate is situated in the Lovedale area of the lower Hunter Valley, produces wines of premium quality and is a unique tourist destination for visitors. The Estate has a Cellar Door, and offers accommodation for guests in self-contained...more
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12 Wilderness Road | Hunter Valley, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast at the restaurant, which turned out to be idyllic with few other people there & good food. Front row seats on the balcony with a pleasant breeze coming through made for a delightful ambience, watching the wildlife & distant views. the menu...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 December 2018

Fantastic restaurant with hearty breakfast options. The cassoulet beans are incredible, with smokey, bite-y chorizo pieces. Lovely atmosphere inside, but I recommend trying to get a seat on the balcony, which is elevated and looks out over both the vines and the cute cottage garden...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit to Wandin Valley Winery. We were greeted with a warm welcome and a great smile from Kurt - very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the Wines. Great Wine labels and good wine. Great meal at the restaurant- the Gnocchi was amazing. Got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2018

Hi Michelle, Thank you so much for the review and we are so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Wandin. We are so proud of our food, wine and staff so your kind words are a wonderful reflection of what Wandin is all about....More

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

I went here with a group of friends for a hen's party. We had a great time and this was because Kurt who was our host for the tasting. He was knowledgeable and extremely personable. His sense of humour made the whole experience one to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue A
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi Sure, Thank you so much for your review. Kurt is a valued employee and we are so happy to receive this feedback. We will share this with him and thank you for coming to Wandin. We hope to see you back again and let...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful venue - great wine. Reasonable price. Fantastic and charismatic host Kurt - you were amazing!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lisa K
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you Lisa for the review! We are so appreciative that you took the time to write this and I will be sure to let Kurt know. We hope to have you back to Wandin soon.

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely venue. Full of old country charm. They had games to play on the cricket pitch while waiting for the wedding party photos. Inside the venue was a large cosy fire place with beautiful crystal chandeliers & fairy lights. The food was amazing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for your review and we truly appreciate that you took the time to write this. We are very proud of our venue and services that we provide and we are so happy that you enjoyed our hospitality! We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

It's not often that you would make the effort to drive from Newcastle to the Hunter valley for lunch. To go to the same restaurant twice in two weeks is also rare...but Wandin valley estate is that kind of place. The food is exceptional, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brad W
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Wow thanks Brad for your wonderful review. I will make sure that I pass this on to our staff and management team. Your feedback is very valuable and we are truly appreciative that you took the time to share this. Many thanks and see you...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We had a party of 8 that was doing a day of tastings and we booked ahead for lunch here. The food was lovely but unfortunately the service was way too slow and inadequate. We had to ask for drinks and after 2 hours we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kemm
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we appreciate the feedback. I will certainly look into this and speak to staff as we had others on the day who had a wonderful and timely experience.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Breakfast on two occasions at restaurant during our stay for a wedding event. Bright and cheerful decor. Greeted by staff and made very welcome. Service prompt and efficient Varied menu for breakfast. All dishes were freshly prepared. All served with a smile.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Maepayne
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are so happy that you enjoyed your experience at Wandin!

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This was the first stop on our wine tour in the Hunter Valley and it was really the highlight of the day. The wines were amazing and the host was very friendly and knowledgeable. Definitely recommend this!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kwameslusher
WandinMarketing, Manager at Wandin Valley Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

What a great review! It's wonderful to hear great feedback about our wine and staff. We hope to welcome you back to Wandin again soon.

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