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Ransom Winery

46 Valerie Close, Warkworth, Auckland 0983, New Zealand
+64 9-425 8862
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Wonderfully presented lunch platter. Good wine tasting

We came here for lunch and wine tasting with overseas visitors. The host at the tasting was... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Best platter

After having covered most of the wineries in Warkworth, Ransom has the best platter and best value... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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46 Valerie Close, Warkworth, Auckland 0983, New Zealand
+64 9-425 8862
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We came here for lunch and wine tasting with overseas visitors. The host at the tasting was extremely welcoming and pleasant and very knowledgeable about his wines. The tasting is free if you prchase but they otherwise ask for a donation to their local wildlife...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After having covered most of the wineries in Warkworth, Ransom has the best platter and best value to me. On a sunny Sunday afternoon it is a great place to relax. They dont have a kitchen as such so menu is limited but I have...More

Thank Jane1402
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We had an outstanding lunch platter with a large group of 12 friends and ransom was exceptional. Well prices and we even bought a dozen Pinot grigio!

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

A must go to place for a fabulous wine and food experience. Well worth the stop off state highway 1.

Thank kiwitravelnz
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Based on several previous lunch visits we introduced two friends to this winery. And of course we were not disappointed with a platter for four tempting us with every mouthful. Excellent bread with dips to die for.. A selection of four salads that reminded us...More

Thank Paulgvss
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This winery provides light lunches consisting of soups and crusty bread and a fantastic platter of cold cuts, cheeses, olives etc all from the local area. When combined with one of their wines it provides an enjoyable lunch.

Thank David W
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Took advantage of the Grab One deals for a lunch platter and wine. Never disappointed by the quality of the food, wine, views and company.

Thank nzmasters
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Having been there previously and thoroughly enjoyed our meal we were delighted to see vouchers on Grab One. For $42 (for 2) we received a wine tasting of 6 different wines and a beautiful platter to share plus a bottle of Pinot Gris to either...More

Thank sherylamartin
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We went there today for a wine tasting which were great, and an amazing lunch platter for two plus a bottle of wine. Platter was exceptional, staff very friendly, funny and, knowledgeable about the wines and we will definitely be going back.

Thank Colleen G
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

If you're younger don't expect to be taken seriously at this place. We booked and got there early (before anyone else in fact) and were told the place was going to fill up fast so there will be no room to seat us and do...More

Thank Brewskys
Marion R, Owner at Ransom Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

This is a misunderstanding. The person who booked your group booked for a wine tasting at 11am for 9 people. If he had said at the time he wanted to book a table for lunch he would have been told as several before and after...More

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