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Marty @ Oakdene

255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
+61 3 5255 1255
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Last Saturday on our way to Point Lonsday we decided to stop for a lunch. I love visiting the Vyniards for taste local wines and have something to eat. This lunch blowed my senses! We ordered the chef’s setup 4 couses menu for $95.00 pp....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Izabella J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the start of arrival the service was random. We stipulated that we didn’t want our entree to come out with our mains but 10 minutes later they both arrived together. When we told the waitress this she was totally rude about it with no...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anne M
sduffield222, Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate all feedback both positive & negative. We pride ourselves through all of our venues to provide great food & service and it is disappointing to hear on this occasion you left feeling underwhelmed....More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We had charcuterie and linguine. Both very good, upper class dining, attentive without obtrusive. Nice wine.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank denise p
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We are glad you enjoyed your meal with us as well as the Oakdene wine.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Been here on a number of occasions great food great service and the wines not too bad neither make some very relaxing afternoon

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Malcolm M
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you for your review of our restaurant on Trip Advisor. We are glad you enjoy great food & great service on the number of occassions you have dined with us.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Two locals and four out of town visitors. We only went for two courses - couldn’t forget the quality of the food which was absolutely delicious, all six of us loved it. Will definitely be coming back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shauna Y
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thanks so much for your review of our restaurant. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Are at this restaurant on weekend and food was very tasty with fresh local produce. The staff were very friendly and service was extremely efficient. Of course a great range of Oakdene wines to select from . Highly recommend

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank russellm273
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor & highly recommending us. We are so glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us and thought the 'staff were very friendly and service was extremely efficient. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We were really excited to dine here and had a lovely tasting at the cellar door, but after waiting for over 40mins to order without even a glass of wine to start with was very disappointing. I don’t have a review about the food as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank donat959
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for reviewing our restaurant - we appreciate all comments (both good and bad) as it helps us ensure that we be the best that we can be. Not sure what happened or what night you are referring to, but clearly waiting 40 minutes...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

The restaurant was very kid friendly. The kids meals were quality and extremely well presented. We had entrees squid & cauliflower both very tasty and came home with linguini & pork as mains washed down with their pinot. Kids had again well presented deserts. Great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dean0s01
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks for your review of our restaurant on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased you and your kids enjoyed your meals. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Chose this place from my discount book, and it exceeded our expectations in all areas. The service and the environment was outstanding and then along came the food. Perfection. It was so good it is the top of our list for a revisit. It's romantic...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank keremary
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our restaurant. We are so glad you thought 'the service and the environment was outstanding' as well as the food. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We started lunch with an Yvette bubbles in the outdoor garden, which was a little chilly but lovely. The kitchen was closing at 2:30, so quickly moved into the much warmer restaurant. We loved everything we ordered, which were the goat cheese tartlet, pan fried...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nathan W
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks for your review of our restaurant. Glad you enjoyed your lunch at the restaurant and 'loved everything' you ordered.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Wallington
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5255 1255
  • E-mail
Description
Renowned as a fantastic addition to the Bellarine Peninsula with absolutely flawless execution and presentation, Oakdene Vineyards Restaurant boasts a modern Australian and European cuisine with an array of fresh local produce. Award winning Executive Chef and Manager, Welshman Marty Chichester previously owned and managed popular restaurants in Wales and Sydney. Oakdene has recently won the National awards for 'Restaurant in a Winery' and 'Tourism Restaurant' by the Restaurant and Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence.
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