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Basils Farm

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Family venue

Three generations of our family met here to celebrate a birthday. Chose Basils because it enabled... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert C
Afternoon with stunning views

Beautiful....idyllic. unfortunately they run on different times in winter so we could only get... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Cheryl C
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Melbourne, Australia
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“cellar door”(10 reviews)
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Basils Farm is an artisan Winery on the shores of Swan Bay, (Bellarine Peninsula) specialising in traditionally made wild fermented wines. Varieties include: Prosecco, Sauvignon Blanc, Rose, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Shiraz. Wine tastings and wine...more
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43-53 Nye Rd, Queenscliff, Victoria 3225, Australia
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+61 3 5258 4280
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All reviews wine tasting cellar door antipasto platter vegetable garden pinot noir lamb lovely lunch home grown no table service garden setting bellarine peninsula sunday afternoon quick tasting home made run around nice bread definitely recommend a visit
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited w friends for a Sunday session. There was an acoustic soloist playing some originals. The view and gardens were great, table looked good on arrival too. Pinot Gris very tasty. Our table were underwhelmed by the food - the pic of my $20+ lunch...More

Thank Charlie2lock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes the menu is not extensive, however the quality of food is excellent. It was lovely to watch chefs wandering through the gardens picking ingredients. We could absolutely taste the freshness and it was delicious. My young teen and child had a lovely time in...More

Thank BethIG72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three generations of our family met here to celebrate a birthday. Chose Basils because it enabled young children to explore the gardens (with adult supervision) and visit the animals while waiting for the meal to be served. The restlessness of very active young boys can...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we had a large group for lunch, from the moment I booked the staff were very helpful! The food was great and lovely atmosphere

Thank Bronwen H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed on the peninsular for my birthday. How awesome is this farm, cafe, winery. lunch was well presented and tasty. Friendly staff and a great view made a special lunch.

Thank Andrew L
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Andrew Happy 50th! Glad we helped make it a memorable one See you on your next visit to the Bellarine.

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views of Swan Bay and Queenscliff good food & wine Nice day out.You can take your dog.Seating out on the lawn on a sunny day.

Thank gezsayers
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi gezayers Thanks for the review! See you and your pooch again soon

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Basil's Farm is beautifully positioned overlooking Swan Bay. Eight of our group shared the Lunch Package which I would certainly recommend. The food was varied and delicious and of a very generous quantity. All the staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank marleneb592
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Marlene Thanks for the lovely words! See you and your family again soon

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful....idyllic. unfortunately they run on different times in winter so we could only get coffee and cake. Both were delicious. Cakes very unusual flavour combination but lovely. Service was a bit average. Coffees came out way after we had finished cake. Would recommend and definitely...More

Thank Cheryl C
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Cheryl Sorry you missed out on our lunch menu.. Look forward to seeing you in the warmer months!

Reviewed 26 July 2018

When you arrive you are in awe of the great view over swan bay and the manicured gardens at Basils. Take a stroll through the very healthy vegie patch which serve as additives to many of the meals prepared at Basils cafe. Farm animals and...More

Thank best0ne2017
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi best0ne2017 Glad you enjoyed your visit to Basils. Thank you for the extensive review of our Farm. Yes, Summer is very different, however we do our best to offer the same fantastic service, all year round. Hope to see you again soon Kim

Reviewed 15 July 2018

We visited Basils Farm as part of a group that was comfortably seated in a heated marquee. This destination is delightfully located overlooking Swan Bay. An impressive, large vegetable garden is situated next to the eating area (which has both inside and outdoor seating); reserve...More

Thank Peter M
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi Peter Thank you for your recent review. Glad you enjoyed the experience and the amazing outlook to Swan Bay. We look forward to seeing you again soon Kim

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Ashley B
16 September 2016|
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Response from Basils_Farm | Property representative |
Hi Ashley, Sorry for the delay in seeing this message come through. The answers above are correct. You can also book online via obee. From December 3 you can also enjoy ‘Breakfast at Basils’. • Egg + Bacon Rolls every... More
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