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Tantalus Estate Vineyard & Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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We had an exceptional visit here whilst vineyard hopping. We loved the wine tasting flight and had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert T
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Gorgeous design hosts gorgeous wine

Tantalus is absolutely gorgeous, this amazing building and interiors purveys gorgeous wine, beer... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The newest edition to Auckland’s vineyard destinations has been honored with international accolades for our estate-grown wines, plus national awards in architecture and design, building craftsmanship, cuisine and dining. The idyllic sloping...more
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70 - 72 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
+64 9-372 2625
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an exceptional visit here whilst vineyard hopping. We loved the wine tasting flight and had an exceptional cheeseboard and potato bread to go with it. The service was absolutely outstanding, we felt very welcomed and were taken through our wine tasting expertly. Beautiful...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tantalus is absolutely gorgeous, this amazing building and interiors purveys gorgeous wine, beer and food, all expertly crafted on site. We had limited time so opted for the wine tasting and drank in both the superb wine and the surroundings, the design aesthetic is exceptional....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tantalus is a gorgeous location that begs to be taken in slowly over a glass of wine and great meal. I have been there three times and each time I find something new to enjoy.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a beautiful meal and great experience! Loved every morsel. Husband had the beer tasting paddle and I did a traditional wine tasting before we had a lovely meal. I would recommend this place hands down. If I lived nearby I think I would...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I visited Tantalus hoping to grab lunch at their pub “Alibi“ but it was closed. The main dining room was packed with no available tables. But after a few minutes a table did become available and I enjoyed one of the very best meals ever....More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Good food and good wine and if you meet good weather, this is a very beautiful place to have a good lunch and good wine. However, this setting, food and wine come at a price due to limited supply so be prepared.

1  Thank Nklo88
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Our tour and tasting was conducted by Clare Dunleavy who, literally, has “written the book” – its title is Waiheke Island: A World of Wine – about the owners and winemakers whose vision and passion have made Waiheke Island a world class destination for oenophiles....More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Wow what a great place! The ambiance is top notch. The lights are amazing We had a tasting and thoroughly enjoyed it with outstanding wines and Clare was fantastic. We had a lovely lunch outside downstairs! Food and wine was great! Highly recommend going to...More

Thank parisnellie
Reviewed 2 June 2018

What a fabulous afternoon, kicked off by the amazingly friendly and informative young lady who conducted our wine tasting. How could I have forgotten your name you made such an amazing impression on us. I can tell you though, she has spent some time in...More

Thank 456kimbo
Reviewed 31 May 2018

WOW! What an amazing place, amazing host and amazing wine! Tantalus just has it right in every department. We were fortunate enough to meet one of the owners, but unfortunately I forget her name, who took us straight under her wing and began to tell...More

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Neil C
11 June 2018|
Response from CampbellA16 | Property representative |
Hi Neil, Our preferred taxi provider is Waicabs or you can take the bus, the bus stops right at the bottom of our driveway. I hope this helps. If you need any more information please feel free to give us a call at... More
8 August 2017|
Response from MarcoAust | Reviewed this property |
I was a guest. Best to contact restaurant directly